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Area Lenten Fish Fries


Is your fish fry missing? Email information to in the following format: Name of church or organization, address of fish fry, dates, times, web site, phone number for information. Send your fish fry photos to the same address for our Fish Fry Gallery!

Listed in alphabetical order (AFTER the word “saint”).


St. Anthony (Dayton, OH)
Feb. 26
6 pm – midnight (carryout from 5 – 5:45 pm)
Dinners $13 in advance (by February 21) $15 after that
Includes fish (fried by the Corpus Fryers), fries, cole slaw, mac and cheese, beverages.  Beer, gamblin,  and raffle prizes (must be 21 to enter).
For information call Janet Gaier at 937-253-9132, ext. 130.


St. Anthony of Padua Maronite Catholic Church (Walnut Hills/Cincinnati)
Feb. 12, 19, 26; March 4, 11, 18
7 – 8 pm
Lenten Mediterranean Dinners — enjoy meatless dinners every Friday night
For information see


St. Barbara Church (Erlanger, KY)
Feb. 12, 19, 26, Mar. 4, 11 & 18.
4:30 – 8:00 pm
Dinners start at $8; Fun, Fellowship & Frivolity!
For information call 859-371-3100


St. Boniface Church (Northside/Cincinnati)
Feb 12, 19, 26 Mar 4, 11, 18
5 – 7 pm
$8.00 for adults, $5.50 for children 12 & under; Weekly specials!
For information call the Parish office at 513-541-1563


St Christopher Church (Vandalia, OH)
Feb. 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
6 – 7:30 pm
Dinners $9 for adults, $2 kids 6-12  (with reservations); $12 for adults, $2 kids 6-12 (without reserviations). Carry-out: $9 (with reservation) $12 (without reservation)
For information call Bonnie at (937) 898-3542, etc.101
Proceeds benefit St Christopher Youth Ministry Mission Trip
For reservations call (937) 264-9691 or email


St. Columban Church (Loveland, OH)
Feb. 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
5 – 8 pm
For information email Rorie Hais at
For menu, go to
New this year: mozzarella sticks, waffle fries, coffee, and hot chocolate. Carryout is available and credit cards are accepted at all registers including the drive-through.

Church of the Resurrection (Bond Hill)
See: Resurrection

St. Dominic Church (Delhi/Cincinnati)
St. Dominic FishFrydays
CANCELLED with regret for 2016


St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church (Milford)
Feb. 12, 19, 26 and March 4, 11, 18
5 – 7:30 pm in the school cafeteria
Carryout available
For information see or call the parish office at 513-575-0119
Dinners range from $8-10; choices include fish, fish and shrimp combos, crab cakes, shrimp, baked salmon and baked tilapia. Child’s dinners $4; fish sandwich $5
Adult dinners all include cole slaw or salad/drinks and dessert/along with choice of two side items: French fries, onion rings, new potatoes, mac’n cheese or green beans
Men of Seton provide our fish fry dinners with parish ministry groups assisting.


St. Francis deSales (East Walnut Hills/Cincinnati)
Every Friday in Lent
6 – 8 pmCost? ….depending on meal/sandwich/etc.  very reasonable! Fried or baked fish…
exceptional mac and cheese. Pizza available.
Raffle during dinner: Winner gets 1/2 the pot!!
For information call Ms.Greta Brandon at 513-961-1953


St. Francis de Sales School Fish Fry (East Walnut Hills/Cincinnati)
Feb 12
5:30 – 8 pm
Dinners start at $8
Fried or Baked Fish; Choice of fries or Mac n cheese; Coleslaw; Pizza; Cheese sticks;
De Sales Slammer( fried cod on a sub bun topped with coleslaw); Homemade pies and cakes; Split the pot and other raffles
The biggest event of East Walnut Hills during Lent! Come out and enjoy good company.
For information call Greta Brandon at 513-961-1953 ext.100


St. Francis Seraph School (Over-the-Rhine/Cincinnati)
‘Fridays of Lent Fish Fry’
Feb. 12, 19, 26 and March 4, 11, 18
Christian Moerlein Events Center & Taproom
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Sponsored by: American Legacy Tours, Christian Moerlein, Tuckers, the Franciscans (St. John the Baptist Province), and St. Francis Seraph Church
Proceeds benefit St. Francis Seraph School
Meal with 2 sides $8.00 (mac-n-cheese, apple sauce, slaw, fries); Mac-n-Cheese Meal with 2 side. $6.00
For information see


Franciscan Daughters of Mary (Covington)
“Charity Fish Fry”
Brooks Flooring Showroom (Fort Wright)
Feb. 19
11 am – 1 pm
Lunchtime fish fry benefits the Rose Garden Mission
For directions call 513.341.6555.


St. Gertrude Boy Scout Troop 555
Feb . 12, 19, 26
NEW HOURS: 5 – 7:30 pm
St. Gertrude School Cafeteria
Dine-in and carryout; Adult dinners $8, children’s dinners $6
Fish fillet, fish sandwich, boiled shrimp or cheese pizza; dinner includes two sides and dessert


Good Shepherd Church (Sharonville, OH)
Fish Fry-Days
5-8 pm
carryout and drive-through available; drive-through open until 7:30
Meals $5-$10; wide range of menu options for all ages, including fried fish, salmon, salmon salad, fish sandwich, fish tacos, and shrimp meals, as well as soups and sides.  For the little ones, we have cheese pizza and a children’s fish dinner. roceeds benefit our Youth Ministry Program.
For information call the parish office at (513) 489-8815 or see


Guardian Angels Parish
Every Friday in Lent
5 – 7:30 pm in the undercroft
Fried and baked fish, shrimp, crab cakes, cheese pizza, mac-n-cheese, french fries,cole slaw, hush puppies, and baked goods are available for dine-in or carry-out.
For more information go to


Holy Angels Fish Fry (Sidney, OH)
Feb. 12, 19, 26 and March  4, 11, 18 and 25 in the Knights of Columbus Hall
Buffet style dinner: fish, cheesy potatoes, green beans, cole slaw, potato salad, carrots, celery and bread; $8.00 Dine-In and $7.50 Carry-Out.
Also serving fish the second Friday of each month from January through December!



Holy Cross – Immaculata Church (Mt. Adams/Cincinnati)
Good Friday Fish Fry
3 – 7 pm
Held in conjunction with the annual “praying of the steps,” which begins at one minute after midnight on Good Friday
For information see


Holy Name of Jesus Church (Trenton, OH)
Feb. 12, 19 and 26, March 4, 11 and 18
5 – 7 pm
Adults $8, children 12 and unde  $3
Breaded and baked fish plus 5 sides, drinks and dessert — takeout available



Holy Rosary Church (St. Mary, OH)
The Father James O. Byrne Knights of Columbus Council 1592 Fish Fry
Every Friday of Lent
4:30 – 7 pm
Held in the Knights of Columbus Hall near the church: Dinners $8 or $7 for carryout.



Holy Spirit Parish (Newport, KY)
Every Friday During Lent
11:30 am – 8:00 pm
held at WEBB’s BBQ (Newport)
Say you’re with Holy Spirit Parish!
For information call (859) 431-2533


Holy Trinity Church (Norwood, OH)
Holy Trinity Men’s Club Fish Fry
Feb. 18, 26 and March 4, 17
5 – 7 pm in Trinity Hall
Dinners $7: Hand-battered cod, baked/grilled tilapia, French fries, baked potatoes, cole slaw, green beans, pizza and more. Carry-out available


Immaculate Heart of Mary Church  (Anderson Township, OH)
IHM Fish Fry
Feb. 12, 19 and 26, March 4, 11 and 18
4:30 – 7 pm in the school cafeteria
Adults $8, seniors $7, children $6
Menu includes baked and fried fish, fish tacos, shrimp Caesar salad, fries, hush puppies, pizza, macaroni & cheese, side salads, cole slaw, applesauce and delicious desserts
Phone in carry-out orders to (513) 388-0031 from 4 – 6:30 pm and your order will be ready for pick up! Reserved parking spots for carry out. Credit cards accepted. Proceeds benefit the IHM Boosters.


PLUS: Annual IHM Lenten Series
Celebrate the Year of Mercy with us: After the fish fry, all are invited to pray the Rosary at 6:25 , Stations of the Cross at 7, followed by our weekly Lenten Speaker at 7:30. March 18 is a special evening, as the children of the parish prest Live Stations of the Cross at 7
Topics and speakers:
Mercy: Feb. 12 with Fr. Jonathan Meyer
Hope: Feb. 19 with Susie O’Neil
Spirit: Feb. 26 with Kathleen Donnellan
Love: Mar. 4 with Christopher West
Passion; Mar. 11 with Fr. Anthony Stephens, CPM
Live Stations of the Cross March 18


Immaculate Heart of Mary Church (Burlington, KY)
Feb. 12, 19 and 26, March 4, 11 and 18
5 – 8 pm (drive-through 5 – 7:30 pm)
Home of the world famous “Tommy Boy” – Fried fish inside of a Grilled Cheese sandwich!!!
Also; baked or fried fish, shrimp, crab cakes, grilled cheese, pizza, assorted soups, Mac & Cheese, Cole Slaw, French Fries


St. James the Greater (White Oak, OH)
“God & Cod”
Feb. 12, 19 and 26, March 4, 11 and 18
4:30 – 8 pm in the Church Hall
Fried or baked fish or shrimp dinners and sandwiches, LaRosa’s pizza, North College Hill Bakery Bread and Servatii’s pretzels!
Soft drinks and beer available
Dine in and carryout — to order carryout during fish fry hours call (513) 741-5311
For information and menu see


St. James of the Valley (Wyoming, OH)
March 11
5:30 – 8 pm.
Adults $8; kids 5-12 $5; under 5 free
For information call 513-948-1218


St. Joseph Academy (Walton, KY)
Feb. 12, 19 and 26,  March 4, 11 and 18
4:30 – 8:00 pm
Adult dinners $11, Seniors/Children – $8
Full-service drive-through, special homemade Gumbo soup made by Fr. Trinity
For information call Principal Sr. Sr. Elizabeth Ann at 859-485-6444 or email


St. Julie Billiart (Hamilton, OH)
St. Julie Billiart Famous Fish Fry
March 20 at The Fenmont Center
5 – 7 pm
Jim’s “Famous” Baked Fish
Mark’s “Fabulous” Fried Fish and Scrumptious Shrimp
John’s Tasty Cheese & Veggie Pizzas
Bill’s Marvelous Macaroni and Cheese
Gordon’s Fantastic French Fries & Special Sweet Potato Fries
Creamy Cole Slaw, homemade desserts, soft drinks, coffee
Bring your own adult beverages!
Carry-outs available — call 513-290-4181
Adults $9, Seniors & Teens $8, Children $4 Family $25


St. Lawrence PTO (Price Hill/Cincinnati)
Every Friday during Lent (including Good Friday)
4 – 7 pm
Dine in, carry out, and drive thru (call 513-921-4230 for carryout or drive-through orders)
Dinners $5 – $8; entrees include salmon, shrimp, cod, spaghetti, more. New this year: kid’s meals! ($5)
For information see or call 513-921-4230


St. Louis Church (Owensville, OH)
Feb. 12, 19, 26, March 4 and  11
5-8 pm
Platters $5-$10; carryout available.
Blue Oven Bakery, a 2014 food finalist on Martha Stewart American Made, will feature their scrumptious brioche buns for the fish sandwich. Menu items include hand-dipped, beer-battered fish, french fries, hush puppies, macaroni & cheese, cole slaw, green beans and other non-fish options for the kiddos; drink and dessert included. Old Firehouse beer from Williamsburg and Budweiser products available; live entertainment each night.
For more information see the Fish Fry Facebook page.


St. Margaret  –  St. John (Madisonville/Cincinnati)
Feb. 12 and March 18
5:30 – 7 pm
Carryout available.
Dinner $9: includes Baked, Fried or Crab Cakes with 2 sides; chef’s special each night. Split the pot raffle.
For information call  Mary Mathers at (513) 271-0856


Mary, Queen of Heaven (Erlanger, KY)
Feb. 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11 and 18
4-8 pm
Carryout and drive-through available — call (859)-371-2622 for carryout orders
Home of the Codfather! Recognized by the Cincinnati Enquirer as one of the region’s finest Fish Fries. online Menu at
For information call 859-525-6909.
St. Mary Church (Franklin, OH)
Feb. 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
4:30 – 7 pm.
Adult dinners $10, seniors $9, children 5 – 11 $5, (free for children 4 and under) — $35 family maximum: Fried and Baked Fish, Macaroni and Cheese, Green Beans, Cole Slaw, French fries, Soft drinks, and Desserts
For information call 937-626-2600 or email


St. Mary Church (Bethel, Ohio)
February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
4:30 – 7:30 pm
Fish dinners include the fish, fries and slaw for $5. Shrimp baskets include shrimp, fries, slaw and hush puppies for $7.50. Soda is 50 cents and many delicious desserts including pies and cakes are available for a low price.
For information call 513-734-6577


St. Matthias the Apostle Church (Springdale, OH)
Feb., 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18
5 – 7 pm
Dinners $7-$8, A La Carte $1-$4
Handicap accessible, take-out available
For information call 513-851-1930


St. Maximilian Kolbe Church (Liberty Twp., OH)
Feb., 12, 19, 26 March 4, 11, 18
4:30 PM – 8 pm
Carry out available and credit cards accepted!
Meals $7 – $8 adults, $4 kids
Combo platter includes beer-battered fish and shrimp, crabcake and two sides; specialties include homemade cole slaw, fresh-cut fries, baked cod, grilled salmon, clam chowder, and Raymond’s cheese pizza. Weekly bake sale.
For more information call Lakmé Kodros at 513-777-4322 ext. 105 or email


St. Michael the Archangel (Sharonville, OH)
Feb. 12, 19, 26,  March 4, 11, and 18
5 – 7 pm
Dine in or carry out. Dinners range from $3 – $7. Dinners offered: Fish, shrimp, pizza, grilled cheese with tomato soup. All dinners include choice of 2: French fries, green beans, or macaroni and cheese, plus choice of coleslaw or applesauce. Beer and desserts extra.
For information call 513- 563-6377, or see
Stations of the Cross follow the Fish Fry at 7:15 pm in the church.



Old St. Mary’s Church (Over-the-Rhine/Cincinnati)
March 4
5 – 9 pm
Fish meal $8, fish sandwich $6, sides $3, beer $6
Fish fry is in the parking lot on the Bockfest parade route
For information email or call the parish office at 513-721-2988



Our Lady of Grace School (Colerain Twp., OH)
Our Lady of Grace Athletic Association Fish Fry
Feb 12, 19, 26; Mar 4, 11, 18
5 – 7:30 pm
Hosted by the Athletic Association (members of Assumption, Little Flower, St Ann, and St. Margaret Mary parishes)
Carry out and Drive Thru offered; Dessert booth sponsored by various Youth organizations each week
DInner $7 Adult, $6 Seniors; $3 Kid’s Meal (grilled cheese/pizza and 1 side); Sandwich $5 Adult, $4 Senior; Sides $1-$2 per
For information call Wil Cagle, Fish Fry Chair, or email


Our Lady of Grace Church (Dayton, OH)
Corpus Christi & Our Lady of Mercy Fish Fry
March 5
Presented by the Corpus Christi Fryers at Corpus Christi/DECA Prep Rec. Center
5 – 11 pm
Tickets $15.00 at the door (carry-out orders: $12.00 – from 5 – 5:45, back door pickup only)
GREAT FOOD: Fish, fries, sausage, cole slaw, baked beans, beer
FUN games of chance! You must be 21 or over to attend
For information call the Parish Center at Anything unusual or distinctive about it



Our Lady of Lourdes (Western Hills/Cincinnati)
Boy Scout Troop 471 Lenten Fish Fry
Feb 10, 12, 19, 26, Mar 4, 11, 18, and 25
5 – 7:30 pm
Please help the troop by joining us for Dinner on Ash Wednesday, February 10 and all Fridays in Lent. Senior citizen discount from 5 – 6.. Eat in the school cafeteria or carry out is available. See menu at


Our Lady of the Rosary (Greenhills, OH)
February 12, 26 and March 11: drive thru only
February 19, March 4, and1 8:- dine in and drive thru
5:30 – 7 pm
Drive thru $7, Dine in prices vary
Credit cards accepted, handicap accessible
For information call 513-825-8626


Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church (Reading, OH)
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Men’s Club Fish Fry
Feb. 26, March 4, 11 and 18
5 – 7:30 pm in the Activity Center
Adult dinners $8.50: Beer Battered Deep Fried Cod or Baked Tilapia, Shrimp, Fettuccine, Gumbo or Pizza. Your Choice of sides are: Cole Slaw or Applesauce, Mac-n-Cheese or French Fries and Green Beans, Drink and Dessert.
Kids Meal $5: Choice of Pizza, Fish Nuggets, Shrimp or Spaghetti, with your choice of side, Drink and Dessert
Call for carryout: (513) 733-0614
For information email Mary Beth Armstrong at or Liza Durbin at


Our Lady of Sorrows (Monroe, OH)
February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, & 18
4:30 – 7:30 pm
Adults $9, Children 4-16 $5, seniors 60 and up $8, 3 and under free — or buy Fish Fry passes good for 6 Fish Fries: Adulst $51, seniors $42,children $27
All you can eat fried fish OR 1 serving baked tilapia; all you can eat sides! Carryout available.
For information call 513-539-8061


Our Lady of Victory Church (Delhi/Cincinnati)
Boy Scouts 909 Fish Fry
Feb. 10 and March 25
4 – 7 pm
Carryout or dine in
Dinners $7 shrimp or fish, coleslaw, fries, drink and dessert


Our Lord Christ the King Church (Mt. Lookout/Cincinnati)
March 4, 11, 18
5 – 8 pm. in the Cardinal Pacelli School cafeteria/gym
Adults – $10;  Seniors – $6;  K – Gr. 6 – $5; preschool free
Carryout available
Price includes ALL items: Fried fish or grilled salmon, clam chowder, shrimp Caesar salad, slaw, fresh green beans, grilled vegetables, mac ‘n cheese, pizza, brownie sundae and drink
For information call the parish office at 513-321-4121


Prince of Peace Montessori (Covington)
February 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, & 18
5-7 pm
Adult platters $7.50; fish sandwich or grilled cheese and tomato soup dinners $5; kids meal options $4
Hand-battered fish, fried shrimp, delicious sides such as mac n cheese, coleslaw, and green beans, homemade desserts, and domestic and craft beers.
Live entertainment will change weekly, and will include performances by Steve Bonafel (2/12), The Herald Bluegrass Tradition (2/19), The Rocket Flys (2/26), Andy McKeown and Billy Carri (3/4), Joey Vasselet (3/11), and The Herald Bluegrass Tradition (3/18).
NEW: Reserved parking spaces for picking up carryout orders.
Parking in the school lot and along Dixie Highway.


Queen of Peace Church (Hamilton, OH)
Feb. 12
4 – 8 pm
Dinners $10: 2 pc cod, cheesy potatoes, French fries, cole slaw, bread, dessert and a soft drink; $5 kids pizza meal
For information call 513-863-4344 or email
Carryout Available
Scholastic Book Fair
Drive-thu only dates:
Feb. 28, March 18. 4 – 7 pm
Meals $8 for 2 pc cod, fries, cole slaw, bread, and a soft drink  ($7 for one piece)


St. Remy Catholic Church (Russia, OH)
St. Remy Catholic War Veterans FIsh Fry
Feb. 12 and March 11
4:30 until sold out at the War Veterans building (Kelch Rd.)
Dinners: $7


Church of the Resurrection (Bond Hill/Cincinnati)
Resurrection Fish Fry
Feb 26, Marcy 4, 11 and 18
3:30 – 7 pm
Dine-in and carryout available (call in orders to 513-371-6221).
Whiting, perch or shrimp dinner (or sandwich).  Side items include old-fashioned, homemade mac & cheese and cole slaw, hush puppies, bread & golden french fries. Cap off your meal with your choice of delicious homemade dessert. Sandwich and dinner prices from $5.50 to $9.50.  If you come once, you’ll come back for more!


St. Thomas More Parish (Withamsville, OH)
Boy Scout Troop 452 Fish Fry
Feb. 2, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
5 – 7 pm in the Parish Hall
Adult meal: $8.25; Children’s meals” $6.25
Dine in, Carry out, A La Cart  – Pizza, Shrimp, Grilled Cheese, Mac & Cheese, Papa John’s Pizza, hushpuppies,  and other side dishes
For information see or email or


St Vincent Ferrer (Kenwood, OH)
Feb 19, 26, March 4, 11
5:30 – 7:30 pm
$8 gets you a full dinner, including Icelandic cod, 2 sides (fries, green beans, hush puppies, mac & cheese), coleslaw, drink, and dessert. Baked fish, kids meals and seniors pricing. We also have fish sandwiches, local pizza, and chicken tenders. Homemade chowder, cole slaw, mac & cheese, and tartar sauce!  Dine in or carryout.  Benefits SVF’s school athletics program
For information see  or call 513-791-9030


Wapakoneta Knights of Columbus #1272 (Wapakoneta, OH)
Feb. 12, 26, Mar. 11, 25,
4:30 – 7 pm
$7.00 drive thru includes fish, fries, coleslaw, roll and butter
$8.00 adults, $4.00 4-12 and free 3 and under all you can eat buffet
Join us again on Nov. 4, or for our monthly chicken dinners and all-you-can-eat Sunday Breakfast Buffets on Feb. 28, April 24, Sept. 25, Oct. 23, and Nov. 27 (8 am – 1 pm)



St. William Church (West Price Hill/Cincinnati)
Feb. 2, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18
4:30 – 7:30 (drive-through hours 4 – 7)
Fish fry menu items include  our famous hand breaded “Magnificod”, tavern breaded fish, tilapia, salmon, shrimp, crab cakes, grilled cheese, cheese pizza, French fries, hush puppies, macaroni & cheese,  roasted potatoes & green beans, and homemade soup of the week. Desserts and beverages are available inside.
Live entertainment weekly
For information see



Is your fish fry missing? Email information to in the following format: Name of church or organization, address of fish fry, dates, times, web site, phone number for information. Send your fish fry photos to the same address for our Fish Fry Gallery!