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Fish Ribs in Little Rock

Step inside the Lassis Inn in Little Rock, Arkansas, where the fried fish is hot and the beer is cold. You can eat your fill of catfish, french fries, coleslaw, and a peculiar local delicacy: the fried, meaty ribs of the buffalo fish. But beware—even when the jukebox is jumping, dancing is strictly prohibited. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

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