New Orleans very own

our story

about Barrow’s Catfish


Started in 1943, the restaurant originally called Barrow’s Shady Inn,  and made a name for itself with its fried catfish (fried catfish was the only entree and potato salad was the only side at the original location). Its new name celebrates that: Barrow’s Catfish.


food for the entire family!

The ReBirth of a Legacy

Our Customers Say it Best

  • "Fresh out the pond and would melt in your mouth."

    Karen B.
  • "The best in town. Hands down. Period. End of story." -- Edgar Lombard

    Edgar L.
  • The best catfish in a beautiful NOLA atmosphere, it can't get any better than this!

    Elvira H.
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