The Ultimate Arkansas Fried Catfish Bucket List Will Make Your Mouth Water

If there’s one food in Arkansas that is almost universally devoured on a regular basis and with joy, that food is probably perfectly fried, deliciously flaky, crispy catfish. Below you’ll find a list of eateries that serve just that kind of catfish, at reasonable prices and with hometown charm. Consider these restaurants your Arkansas catfish bucket list, because you’re not going to find better catfish than at these 11 places.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For another Arkansas foodie bucket list you’ll love, click here. You should also check out this barbecue, these burgers, and all this glorious pizza.