at 42-44 Main Road, Ballarat, VIC, Ballarat, 3350 Australia

Ph 5331 5248 Contemporary Thai Restaurant

42-44 Main Road, Ballarat, VIC
Ballarat , VIC 3350
Contact Phone
P: 6153315248


Contemporary Thai Restaurant, soon offering take away and cooking classes.

Opening time

  • Wednesdays: 12:00- 14:00, 15:00- 16:00
  • Thursdays: 12:00- 14:00, 18:00- 23:00
  • Fridays: 12:00- 14:00, 18:00- 23:00
  • Saturdays: 12:00- 14:00, 18:00- 23:00


Services Catfish provides
Catfish specialties

Company Rating

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Hello everyone. Tonight will be our last service until new years eve (there are still seats available). We hope you have all enjoyed the festive season and treated yourselves to some fantastic food and beverages.

Published on 2014-12-20 04:40:50 GMT

Just a quick reminder that we are closed this Friday for Ballarat Show. Open Tue - Thurs and Saturday for dinner service and Take Home.

Published on 2014-11-04 05:45:56 GMT

What a fantastic day. Thank you to everyone who attended the Street Food Lunch today and to Good Food Ballarat for helping with the event.

Published on 2014-11-01 05:45:07 GMT

hey folks, if you are interested or know of anyone who is, Catfish are now hiring for the role of, qualified chef, apprentice and junior kitchen hand. Amazing opportunity to broaden your culinary knowledge. Email

Published on 2014-10-31 02:36:34 GMT

This Saturday at 10:30am we have one spot available for our "Thai Banquet" cooking class - cooking equipment, ingredients, aprons & recipes are provided. Relax afterwards with refreshments, lunch & matching wines.

Published on 2014-09-25 06:27:14 GMT

Sorry folks, last weeks Street Food #2 class was postponed until this Saturday and we still have a few spots available. Call the restaurant on 53315248

Published on 2014-08-07 06:54:41 GMT

Cooking Class fans, we have two spots that have become available for this Saturday's Street Food #2 class. Call 53315248 if you are interested.

Published on 2014-07-30 08:11:20 GMT

Just a quick update - all released cooking classes are currently full. We will post a note if positions become available. Watch this space in the upcoming weeks for some new dates and classes. Have a great weekend

Published on 2014-07-26 06:57:50 GMT

We're so excited for our room upstairs to finally be opened! Changing to banquet only on Saturdays! No more rushing or two seatings! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #ballaratgoodfood #catfishupstairs #renovations #catfishmovingonup

Published Catfish on 2016-06-15 05:35:17 GMT

Shallots for days... Want to learn how to cook like catfish?? I have one free cooking class for this Saturday for our catfish favourites class first person to call on 5331 5248 to win! Must be available 10:30am to around 2pm! #lovecatfish #cookingclasses #win #thai #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #shallots

Published Catfish on 2016-06-03 06:16:48 GMT

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Published Catfish on 2016-05-27 10:54:14 GMT

Flying elephant cat fish! Happy Thursday from catfish #catfish #catfishrestaurant #flyingelephant #happythursday

Published Catfish on 2016-05-26 04:46:02 GMT

Missing Thailand in this cold weather! So chilly outside need some chilli for you insides! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #thaisausage #takemebacktothailand #chillychilli #thailand

Published Catfish on 2016-05-24 05:58:28 GMT

Real Food Healthy Body cooking class at Catfish

Published Visit Ballarat on 2016-05-23 04:06:18 GMT

Head chef Damien teaching a cooking class for broadsheet and Ballarat tourism! Instagram to the wazoo! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #broadsheetmelbourne #ballarattourism #ballarat #thai #instagram #instagramtothewazoo #gettingpumpedfortonight

Published Catfish on 2016-05-21 04:42:10 GMT

New lights fitted for upstairs getting excited our new room is almost complete. Loving our lights! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #renovations #lightscameraaction #catfishupstairs #upstairs #ballarat

Published Catfish on 2016-05-19 06:38:30 GMT

So fresh Murray river perch in today! Get some perch on your plate this weekend! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #murrayriverperch #perch #perchonyourplate #freshseafood #ballarat #ballaratgoodfood

Published Catfish on 2016-05-19 04:52:02 GMT

Our new coconut shredder all the way from Thailand #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #ourtoysfromthailand #coconutshredder #dangerdanger #besttyingever #excited

Published Catfish on 2016-05-17 05:02:57 GMT

CONGRATULATIONS SARA CLAYTON! For our Catfish Favourites on the 18th of June We will be cooking Betel Leaf Aromatic Yellow Curry and two other dishes which are yet to be confirmed.

Published Catfish on 2016-05-12 05:12:28 GMT

LAST CHANCE... to post a picture and tell us your favourite Catfish dish to win a free Cooking class on Saturday the 18th of June to our Catfish Favourites Class. Winner announced tomorrow! See our article below Happy Posting

Published Catfish on 2016-05-11 05:13:32 GMT

Another nice little write up in the taste section of herald sun by Megan Miller! Book in for a new cooking classes available on our website! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #cookingclasses #thai #feelingthewriteuplove #goodfoodballarat #goodfoodvictoria #taste

Published Catfish on 2016-05-11 04:49:06 GMT

Last night before two days off! Come visit us at Catfish we'd love to see you! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #saturdaynightdelight #saturdaycat-urday #catdogohnocatfish #goodfoodballarat #thai #food #saturday #ballarat

Published Catfish on 2016-05-07 02:51:01 GMT

Some delicious Spanish wine just arrived at Catfish to join our wine list! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #spanishwine #wine #growing #internationalwine #thai #goodfoodballarat #goodwine #delicious

Published Catfish on 2016-05-05 04:57:50 GMT

Finally new cooking classes have been released for the late half of next year! Get in quick! Don't forget to keep posting pictures and telling us you catfish favourite dish to have a chance to win a free cooking class on Saturday the 18th of June! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #goodfoodballarat #cookingclass #beinitto winit view our cooking class dates on our website

Published Catfish on 2016-05-04 04:50:42 GMT

Compliments from our new sous chef mani . Helping our jack fruit ripen by the window! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #jackfruit #ripening #ournewmascot #happywednesday #tasteslikebubblegum

Published Catfish on 2016-05-04 04:32:06 GMT

Check out our new wine! We love having great wine and extending our list we hope you love it too! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #thai #newwinelist #wine #goodfoodballarat #goodfoodvictoria #goodwine #ballarat #winelist #yeah

Published Catfish on 2016-05-03 07:21:59 GMT

NOW HIRING... Want to be part of the Catfish team? Interested in looking for casual or trainee for Front of House please drop in resume to 42-44 main road Bakery Hill at our restaurant! Thanks

Published Catfish on 2016-04-27 06:13:50 GMT

BE IN IT TO WIN IT! Please post and/or tell us your Catfish Favourite dish! In order to be in the running to win a cooking class to learn how to make your favourite dish with our Head Chef Damien Jones! You have to be available to attend our cooking class on Saturday June the 18th. Stay tuned - More cooking class dates shall be released soon, winner will be chosen Tuesday May 24th! So start posting or commenting about our food.

Published Catfish on 2016-04-26 05:15:35 GMT

Good review in the Australian check us out! We're so excited! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #goodfood #review #goodvibes #saturdaycaturday Congratulations to Mitchell Harris Wines on a great review as well go Ballarat good food & wine.

Published Catfish on 2016-04-23 04:01:13 GMT

Published Catfish on 2016-04-21 07:55:22 GMT

Published Catfish on 2016-04-21 07:52:41 GMT

Shout out to Ballarat Central joinery for a lovely new tables for upstairs. They look super funky! Getting excited for our upstairs renovations to be completed! #catfish #catfishrestaurant #ballarat #tables #renovations #upstairscomingsoon #goodfood #goodtables

Published Catfish on 2016-04-19 05:15:15 GMT

Sneak preview... Upstairs in progress while we're away! Upstairs opening soon! Can't wait #catfish #movingupstairs #roomwithaview #renovations #catfishrestaurant #ballarat

Published Catfish on 2016-03-31 03:43:59 GMT

Generated summary (experimental)

FRI: Lunch 12-2 | Dinner 6pm
Mr Jones is career chef’s Damien and Danielle Jones’s third restaurant bringing together their combined experience from a Michelin restaurant in London to their hatted restaurant in Ballarat, Catfish.
We are excited to announce that from the 20th of March we will be launching our new Asian menu.
For those of you that miss Catfish you will love our new offering at Mr Jones.
Contemporary Asian cuisine, shared dining, relaxed, fun, approachable, every day dining.
Mr Jones, designed by architects Russell & George, has two dining rooms with upstairs perfect for private dining and functions.
We are open for lunch Friday’s and dinner is served Wednesday to Saturday.
Fully licensed, Mr Jones’s can complete your dining experience with our boutique wine list showcasing carefully selected wines, cocktails and every detail down to your very last drop.
Perfect for daily dining, corporate and private functions
Mr Jones, Ballarat’s newest dining experience.