We recently featured some of the best places in Arkansas to get awesome seafood. It’s time to narrow it down to the fine point, though. Who’s got the best catfish in Arkansas? These 13 restaurants are chosen out of a selection of nearly 50 amazing Arkansas eateries that serve the best seafood in the Natural State. If you’re looking for must-visit restaurants in Arkansas and have a craving for catfish, rest assured that any of these will be excellent choices! It doesn’t get much better than chowing down on catfish with all the sides – we don’t know about you, but we could eat hush puppies all day long!

Honorable mention for most amazing Southern food in Arkansas goes to Ron’s Catfish Buffet in Jonesboro – you won’t want to miss their frog legs!

Have a favorite spot that didn’t get mentioned? Leave a comment about your favorite spot to go chow down on some good catfish with all the right sides!


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Well, that depends on what you are in the mood to eat! Arkansas has plenty of fantastic places to eat at, ranging from fine dining to casual eateries. Buffets, fast food, chains, mom-and-pop shops, we've got it all for locals and visitors alike. In the mood for pizza? Well, Jonesboro’s got the world’s best at Eleanor’s Pizzeria! How about if you're all finished with the catfish and still want more great Southern food in Arkansas? No sweat, the Natural State has you covered! How about ethnic food? We've got that, too! Barbecue, anyone? And don't forget, after you're done with the meal, you'll be ready for dessert. No matter your palate, you're sure to find something you enjoy in our great state.

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