Second Helpings

Dot's Place
Dot's Place (Photo By John Anderson)

Dot's Place

11385 Orchid Ln., 255-7288

Monday-Friday, 11am-2pm; Friday, 6-8:30pm

We've always been big fans of the divinely crispy whole fried catfish on the bountiful lunchtime menu at this far North Austin down-home cafeteria, but we're sometimes distracted by other items. That's not a problem on Friday nights, however. On Fridays, Dot's opens for a $9, all-you-can-eat catfish feast, complete with perfectly fried catfish, hush puppies, fries, and all the trimmings, plus an assortment of her marvelous pies and cobblers.

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