Updated: Mar 26, 2020
THE Ultimate List:
A bite-sized look at the best places around Arkansas you have to try before you die!
__ CATFISH HOLE – Alma
Get your fill of hushpuppies and catfish at the Catfish Hole.
__ HAMBURGER BARN – Arkadelphia
Chow down on a Bubba Burger at the Hamburger Barn.
__ BULLDOG RESTAURANT – Bald Knob
Follow lunch with the famous strawberry shortcake at the Bulldog Restaurant.
__ WHO DAT’S – Bald Knob
Try a bowl of award-winning gumbo at Who Dat’s Cajun Resturant.
__ SQUIRREL COOK OFF – Bentonville
Try a squirrel shish kabob at the World Championship Squirrel Cook Off this September.
__ THE HIVE – Bentonville
Experience the famous BMF chicken at The Hive before exploring the art exhibits at the 21c Museum Hotel.
__ THE HOLLER – Bentonville
Take a bite of a Holler Melt before playing some shuffleboard at The Holler.
__ THE PREACHER’S SON – Bentonville
Enjoy some steak frites in the unique setting of The Preacher’s Son.
__ DIXIE PIG – Blytheville
Chow down on a pig sandwich at the Dixie Pig.
__ JERI-LIN’S DONUTS – Blytheville
Savor a caramel-topped doughnut at Jeri-Lin’s Donuts.
__ KREAM KASTLE – Blytheville
Feast on a burger or barbecue sandwich at the Kream Kastle.
__ CAVE CITY – Cave City
When in season, pick up a fresh Cave City watermelon to enjoy with the whole family.
__ FAT DAWGZ – Clarksville
Get a Texas size cinnamon roll and a peach milkshake at Fat Dawgz.
__ GREG & JIM’S – Colt
Take on the famous “Fat Boy” cheeseburger at Greg & Jim’s.
__ MIKE’S FAMILY RESTAURANT – Colt
Try a slice of homemade pie at Mike’s Family Restaurant.
__ HIDDEN VALLEY CATFISH – Conway
Enjoy the Cajun Fish Filet at the Hidden Valley Catfish House.
__ MIKE’S PLACE – Conway
Take a bite of delicious prime rib at Mike’s Place.
__ BOB’S GRILL – Conway
Catch up on the local gossip with a grilled blueberry muffin at Bob’s Grill.
__ DONDIE’S – Des Arc
Work your way down the seafood buffet aboard Dondie’s White River Princess.
__ CRAIG BROTHERS – DeValls Bluff
Fill up on barbecue at Craig Brothers Café.
__ TAYLOR’S STEAKHOUSE – Dumas
Scarf down the famed porterhouse at Taylor’s Steakhouse.
__ SPUDNUT SHOPPE – El Dorado
Try your first Spudnut, a potato flower doughnut, at the Spudnut Shoppe.
__ GRIFFIN RESTAURANT – El Dorado
Enjoy a farm-to-table meal while watching some live entertainment at the Griffin Restaurant.