25 Best Catfish Recipes

Pan-Seared Catfish

Pan-Seared Catfish
4.3

Using and fresh and flavorful ingredients, this recipe proves that catfish can be more sophisticated than just a deep-fried sandwich.Click here to see What ...


By Chef Gorji

Southern-Style Catfish with Tomato-Zucchini Rice

Southern-Style Catfish with Tomato-Zucchini Rice

Catfish is making a comeback, and as Feed Me Phoebe demonstrates with this recipe, it doesn't get any better than when it's dusted in cornmeal and served ...


By Phoebe Lapine

PointsPlus “Fried” Catfish with Potato Sticks Recipe

PointsPlus “Fried” Catfish with Potato Sticks Recipe
5

A healthier and light alternative to this fried fish dish.   Click here to see the Weight Watchers Gets a Face-Lift with PointsPlus story. Adapted from ...


By Weight Watchers

Clay Pot Catfish with Pickled Carrots and Cucumbers

Clay Pot Catfish with Pickled Carrots and Cucumbers
4.1

Here it is, the recipe everyone has been waiting for from season three. Catfish is such a humble fish, a bottom-feeder that can taste muddy if not cooked ...


By Christine Ha

MilkWood's Pan-Fried Catfish in Bacon Vinaigrette Recipe

MilkWood's Pan-Fried Catfish in Bacon Vinaigrette Recipe

Chef Edward Lee of MilkWood in Louisville, KY creates his own spin on this classic Southern dish. The catfish is fried and then placed in a vinaigrette of ...


By Edward Lee

Parmesan Catfish

Parmesan Catfish
4

Posted By Light & Tasty
Total Time 45 min

Find recipes for Parmesan Catfish and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a shallow dish, combine the flour, cheese, ...


By tasteofhome.com

Southwestern Catfish

Southwestern Catfish
5

Posted By Quick Cooking
Total Time 25 min

Find recipes for Southwestern Catfish and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: For salsa, in a large bowl, combine the ...


By tasteofhome.com

Crispy Catfish

Crispy Catfish
5

Posted By Quick Cooking
Total Time 15 min

Find recipes for Crispy Catfish and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a shallow dish, combine the first four ...


By tasteofhome.com

Catfish Spread

Catfish Spread
Posted By Country
Total Time 20 min

Find recipes for Catfish Spread and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: Place catfish in a 2-qt. microwave-safe dish; ...


By tasteofhome.com

Catfish Parmesan

Catfish Parmesan
4

Posted By Country
Total Time 35 min

Find recipes for Catfish Parmesan and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a shallow bowl, combine the bread crumbs, ...


By tasteofhome.com

Catfish Creole

Catfish Creole
5

Posted By Country
Total Time 35 min

Find recipes for Catfish Creole and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a small skillet, saute the onion, celery and ...


By tasteofhome.com

Catfish Cakes

Catfish Cakes
5

Posted By Taste of Home
Total Time 30 min

Find recipes for Catfish Cakes and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: Poach or bake catfish fillets until fish flakes ...


By tasteofhome.com

Catfish Jambalaya

Catfish Jambalaya
4

Posted By Taste of Home
Total Time 30 min

Find recipes for Catfish Jambalaya and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a large saucepan, saute the onion, celery ...


By tasteofhome.com

Skillet Catfish

Skillet Catfish
2

Posted By Simple & Delicious
Total Time 25 min

Find recipes for Skillet Catfish and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: In a large resealable plastic bag, combine corn ...


By tasteofhome.com

Blackened Catfish

Blackened Catfish
Posted By Tamar Haspel, Cooking Light JANUARY 2001

When you find a spice mixture you like, double or triple the recipe, and save the extra to use with other seafood (such as shrimp), chicken, pork, or even ...


By myrecipes.com

Blackened Catfish

Blackened Catfish
Posted By Cooking Light Fresh Food Fast Weeknight Meals, Oxmoor House 2010
Total Time 12 min

A combination of a few pantry spices lends authentic Cajun flavor to catfish. The Sautéed Corn and Cherry Tomatoes are delicious served alone as a side ...


By myrecipes.com

Cajun Catfish

Cajun Catfish
3

Posted By Cooking Light JUNE 1995

There's no better fish to showcase the spices and flavors of Louisiana's Cajun country than catfish. Serve with slaw and sliced tomatoes.


By myrecipes.com

Catfish Courtbouillon

Catfish Courtbouillon
Posted By Stephen Stryjewski, Cochon, MyRecipes OCTOBER 2007
Total Time 150 min

Stephen Stryjewski, Cochon. Stephen and co-owner Donald Link conceived Cochon as a shrine to ultra-authentic Cajun foods. That means using the freshest ...


By myrecipes.com

Catfish Fajitas

Catfish Fajitas
5

Posted By David Bonom, Cooking Light JANUARY 2007

Serve with baked chips and tropical fruit salad from the deli for a speedy supper.


By myrecipes.com

Catfish Lafitte

Catfish Lafitte
Posted By Southern Living DECEMBER 1997


By myrecipes.com

Fried Catfish

Fried Catfish

The cooks at Carmack Fish House in Vaiden, Mississippi, serve this dish with tartar sauce and a side of hush puppies.


By saveur.com

Fried Catfish

Fried Catfish

The secret to getting this dish just right is in cooking the fish at the proper temperature.


By saveur.com

Blackened Catfish

Blackened Catfish
4

Posted By Claire Robinson
Total Time 35 min


By foodnetwork.com

Blackened Catfish

Blackened Catfish
4

Posted By The Neelys
Total Time 263 min


By foodnetwork.com

Catfish Gumbo

Catfish Gumbo
4

Posted By Mama Dip's
Total Time 90 min


By foodnetwork.com

Catfish Shopping Tip

A fresh fish should not smell fishy nor have milky, opaque eyes; it should have bright red gills, firm flesh, and a tight anal cavity.

Catfish Cooking Tip

Whole fish should be stored upright in ice in the refrigerator.