Where to find a Grand Rapids-area fish fry for Lent 2021

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The Lenten season began Wednesday, and there are a number of places in the Grand Rapids area to get your fish fry fix every Friday.

Most places are only offering drive-thru service or limited seating, so check with each organization for guidelines.

Grand Rapids

Knights of Columbus #3104

  • Fried fish, French fries, coleslaw, garlic bread
  • $10
  • 4:30-7 p.m., Feb. 19-April 2
  • At the West Leonard Banquet Facility, 1140 Muskegon Ave. NW, Grand Rapids
  • Takeout and limited dine-in

Saint Isidore

  • Baked or fried fish (American Pollock), homemade macaroni and cheese, French fries, baked potato, coleslaw, applesauce
  • $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12, free for children 4 and under (cash or check only)
  • 4:30-7 p.m., Feb. 19-March 26
  • 625 Spring Ave NE., Grand Rapids
  • One person per vehicle permitted inside gym to place order, a properly worn mask is required and social distancing of 6 feet must be maintained.

Parish of Saint Jude

  • $10
  • Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Dinner: 5:30-7 p.m., Feb. 12-March 26
  • At the Casino Club, 3260 Salerno Drive NE, Grand Rapids
  • Drive-up and to-go only

West Catholic High School

  • Fried lake perch, fried walleye, breaded shrimp, homemade coleslaw, French fries, baked potato, cheese pizza from Uccello’s, homemade onion rings
  • $11 for adults, $10 for seniors, $5 for pizza and fries, $5 for onion rings
  • 4:30-7 p.m., Feb. 19-March 26
  • 1801 Bristol Ave. NW, Grand Rapids
  • Drive-thru only


Knights of Columbus #4362

  • Fried fish, french fries, coleslaw, dinner roll
  • $10
  • 4:30 -7 p.m., Feb. 19-April 2
  • 5830 Clyde Park Ave. SW, Wyoming
  • Follow signs and drive around building to front door where you will be asked how many dinners. Pay, and then your dinner will be delivered to your vehicle.

St. John Vianney

  • Fried Pollack, seasoned curly fries, freshly made coleslaw, dinner roll, macaroni and cheese available for children upon request
  • $10
  • 4:30-7 p.m., Feb. 19-March 26
  • 4101 Clyde Park Ave. SW, Wyoming
  • Pre-order is encouraged here and must be received by 5 p.m. Thursday for the following day. Otherwise, plan on placing your order curbside.

Just outside Grand Rapids

  • Alaskan pollock and smelt (chicken tenders also available), includes fries, coleslaw and a dinner role.
  • $10 for adults $10, $5 for children 6-12 and free for children 5 and under
  • 5-7 p.m. through April 2
  • 2327 Wilson Ave. SW, Walker
  • Limited seating due to the COVID-19 restrictions, to-go orders are encouraged

Caledonia American Legion Post 305

  • Regular batter fish, beer-battered fish, tartar sauce, fries, coleslaw, homemade bread and butter
  • $10
  • 5-7 p.m. starting Feb. 19
  • 9548 Cherry Valley Ave. SE, Caledonia
  • Tickets need to be purchased by Friday before each fish fry and are available for purchase at post. Drive-thru.

Marne American Legion Post 376

  • Fish, French fries, coleslaw, roll
  • $10
  • 5-8 p.m., Feb. 19-April 2
  • 1469 Arthur St., Marne
  • Walk-thru, takeout only

Marne Lions Club

  • Fish, coleslaw, fries, baked potato, option of a beef and bean burrito with chips, dessert
  • $10 for adults, $5 for kids 12 and under
  • 5-8 p.m., Feb. 12-April 2
  • Interurban Café, 1580 Arch St., Marne
  • Takeout only, to better serve you, please call in your order at (616) 677-1280, phone lines open at 4 p.m.

Holy Trinity Catholic Parish

  • Baked and fried fish, baked potatoes, french fries, macaroni and cheese, coleslaw
  • $10 for fish meal, $5 for macaroni and cheese meal
  • 5-7 p.m.
  • 1200 Alpine Church Road NW, Comstock Park
  • Drive-thru only

St. Mary/Knights of Colombus #7719

  • Fried and baked fish (gluten free), macaroni and cheese, applesauce, french fries, cornbread, coleslaw
  • $8 per meal or $25 per family
  • 5-6:30 p.m., Feb. 19-March 26
  • 402 Amity St. SE, Lowell
  • Click here to submit your takeout order for pickup from the parish center. Call 616-897-9820 with additional questions.

St. Catherine

  • A half pound of pike perch, french fries, green beans, coleslaw, garlic bread, tartar sauce
  • $10 for adults, $5 for kids 12 and under
  • 5-7 p.m., Feb. 19-March 26
  • 3381 Thomas St., Ravenna
  • Drive-thru service only

Did we miss your favorite fish fry location? Email editorial@grmag.com, and we’ll add it to the list.

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