Contest Rules

Contest Rules
Must serve ONLY U.S. farm-raised catfish (no foreign fish).
Can be any kind of catfish dish.
Nominations should be made by a restaurant patron (excluding immediate family members).
Four restaurants will be chosen as finalists.
A panel of judges will visit each finalist and present a plaque recognizing the restaurant as one of Alabama’s best. An overall state winner will be chosen from among the finalists.
A cash award of $250 will be given to the person who nominates the winning restaurant.
June 12: Deadline to submit nominations.
June/July: Judging will take place.
August: Winner announced via press conference.

September: Neighbors magazine will feature the winning restaurant as part of its  recognition of National Catfish Month.