Where to get great meat-free meals around Derby City during Lent

Lent is here, and you're probably looking for a place to get a great meal on Fridays.

Sure, you can hit up your nearby Catholic church for a fish fry, or grab a paper bag full of fish sandwiches at the closest drive-thru... but here are some other options:

Note: If your fave fish spot didn't make the list, email us so we can add it: derbycityweekend@wave3.com

Mike Linnig's

They’ve been serving up seafood for almost 100 years, so they must be doing something right. If it swims, they have it! You can even get alligator, crawfish and frog legs.

HOURS

Tuesday – Thursday
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Sunday
Noon – 9 p.m.

9308 Cane Run Rd.
Louisville

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Seafood Lady

They’ve been featured on the Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives… need we say more? They’re offering a Lent Special on Cajun shrimp – $5.99 for a half pound or $10.99 for a full pound – and you can add corn, potato, sausage and egg for $2.

HOURS

105 West Oak St.
Wednesday – Saturday
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Sunday
Noon – 6 p.m.

3201 Fern Valley Rd.
Tuesday – Saturday
11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Sunday
Noon – 6 p.m.

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Hill Street Fish & Seafood

Looking for rolled oysters? You got it! They also have a variety of fish sandwiches, lunch combos and dinner plates.

HOURS

Tuesday – Saturday
11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
*Open until 9 p.m. on Friday

111 East Hill St.
Louisville

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The Fish House & Café Beignet

The name pretty much says it all. They have everything from scrod to catfish to tilapia, Gulf shrimp, oysters and clams. Oh, and did we mention they have BEIGNETS!

HOURS

Daily: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Weekend Breakfast & More
Saturday: 8 a.m. – Noon
Sunday: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

1310 Winter Ave.
Louisville

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Pizza LUPO

Their Matango pizza has oyster mushrooms, homemade kimchi, Stracchino cheese and bechamel sauce. And that’s just one of their many seafood and vegetarian options.

HOURS

Tuesday-Thursday
5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

1540 Frankfort Ave.
Louisville

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Joella's Hot Chicken

Ok, ok, we know it’s a chicken spot. But, they’re offering something special during Lent – the Crispy Cod Sammie. You can get it with no heat or have it tossed in any of Joella’s great sauces. It comes with a classic side for $9.50.

HOURS

Sunday – Thursday
10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Friday & Saturday
10:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.

3400 Frankfort Ave.
Louisville

13401 Shelbyville Rd.
Louisville

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