Charlie's Seafood

8311 Jefferson Hwy., Harahan, 737-3700

The newly revived Charlie's serves wild-caught catfish.

Middendorf's Restaurant

Hwy. 51 at Pass Manchac (Exit 15 off I-55), (985) 386-6666

Wafer-thin fillets continue to inspire Manchac road trips.

Joey K's Restaurant

3001 Magazine St., 891-0997

The all-you-can-eat offer always stands.

Adam's Catfish House

8523 Hwy. 23, Belle Chasse, 392-0541

Order fried catfish salad, po-boys or plates.

Bode's Catfish Corner

3735 Ulloa St., 304-1471

This newcomer to Mid-City serves thin- or thick-cut fillets.