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This Tiny Restaurant In Iowa Is Hard To Get Into But Totally Worth The Wait

With all of Iowa’s natural beauty, there are truly some hidden gems tucked away amongst the trees that you’d never guess existed. The Bluff Lake Catfish Farm in Maquoketa, Iowa is just one of those spots. The establishment’s unique and breathtaking setting, coupled with delicious all-you-can-eat fish fry specials make for a winning combination.

People from all over the Tri-State area flock here to get a taste of something truly special. Because it’s such a draw, people line up to partake in what amounts to be about 500 pounds of high quality Icelandic haddock served every Saturday night at their weekly fish fry.

Bluff Lake Catfish Farm is open Friday and Saturdays from 4pm to 10pm and Sundays, 11am to 8pm. Also be advised that they’re closed during the month of December.

Address: 9343 95th Ave., Maquoketa, IA

Phone: 563-652-3272

Have you been to Bluff Lake Catfish Farm? What did you think? Interested in more hidden gems in Iowa? Here are 10 Hidden Gems You Have To See In Iowa Before You Die.