Restaurants in Northwest Arkansas | Dining in Fayetteville


It's good to be hungry when you're in Fayetteville, but it's hard to stay that way! Fayetteville’s authentic, diverse culinary scene continually expands thanks to a new wave of restaurateurs showcasing regional ingredients and reinventing traditional dishes. Unique culinary experiences include farm-to-table restaurants and artisan coffee shops that roast locally. Long-time staples to locals are must-try institutions for visitors that want to dive into a food culture that reflects Fayetteville’s personality.

Here, it’s a melting pot of local, international, and fusion flavors. From fine dining to food truck courts, comfort food to new favorites - whatever you or your crew are hungry for, Fayetteville serves it up!

Outdoor dining is available at many of our restaurants along with sidewalk cafes and public picnic areas. Plus, an impressive display of food trucks serving lunch, dinner, snacks, and sweets can be found all throughout Fayetteville.

Ready to get your grub on? Start scrolling below, or check our Dining Guide for a more comprehensive list.


Our Dining Guide includes a list of the many great restaurants in Fayetteville, Arkansas, as well as features on some of our favorite spots. Download a copy or view our online flipbook.



In addition to our Dining Guide, you can also find information about local restaurants, including hours of operation, reviews, menus, and more, using the following resources:


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Best Pies in Fayetteville

PIE. A simple, unassuming little word—yet the very mention of it conjures up such happy emotion! Meringue, cream, fruit, chocolate, crisp, nut, silk, caramel and even savory…do you lean toward a perfect flaky crust, perhaps the classic graham cracker or, dare we say it, fried into a heavenly, crunchy packet of goodness? We could argue for days about which is the best, but that would be precious time lost when considering how many glorious pie options exist for the tasting in Fayetteville. Here are a few for you to conquer:

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February 4, 2023

Frost Fest 2023

For craft beer lovers 'round the world, there’s nothing that warms the heart and soul more on a chilly winter’s day than a gathering of 50 or so breweries from multiple states — all pouring samples of their very best brews! If this sounds like a personal paradise, allow us to make your dreams come true. Snag your tickets now and make plans to attend Frost Fest 2023 in Fayetteville, AR on Saturday, February 4th!

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Restaurant Week Coming to Fayetteville Feb 19-25

We celebrated Fayetteville Restaurant Week from February 19-25, 2023, and we are looking forward to next year!  Until then, enjoy this roundup of delicious offerings! Participating Restaurants Alebrijes Taqueria Alebrijes Taqueria Try Tlayudas Oaxaquenas during FRW! Tlayudas are Mexican street food, a sort of pizza from the southern state of Oaxaca. They are traditionally made with a dinner-plate-sized corn tortilla that's cooked until crispy, then topped with refried beans and a selection of thinly-sliced meats and Oaxaca cheeses. Andy's Frozen Custard Andy's Frozen Custard Nostalgia item- The Hog Heaven Jackhammer. Exclusive treat for NWA! Made Fresh Hourly vanilla frozen custard, blended with strawberries and melted chocolate chip filled with marshmallow crème! Apple Blossom Brewery Apple Blossom Brewery Free appetizer for any parties of 10 or more. appleblossombrewing.com479-332-5252 Arsaga's Mill District Arsaga's Mill District Restaurant Week Special: pastrami spiced duck bao, with fernet hoisin, & yuzu pickled onion. Atlas The Restaurant Atlas The Restaurant 3 course fixed-price tasting menu for $55 (app, entree, dessert) offered at 5:00pm seating time. Make Reservations Online at atlastherestaurant.com479-332-4601 Auntie Anne's Pretzels Auntie Anne's Pretzels BUY ONE PRETZEL AND A SOFT DRINK AND GET A SECOND PRETZEL FREE Visit Website479-935-3245 Big Box Karaoke Big Box Karaoke Big Box Karaoke is bringing back $5 soba bowls for Restaurant Week! Try a warm bowl of buckwheat noodles topped with your choice of protein, pickled veggies, roasted chickpeas, green onions, jalapeños and cilantro. bigboxkaraoke.com479-249-6295 Bliss Cupcake Cafe Bliss Cupcake Cafe Enter to win a Fat Tuesday variety box from Bliss Cupcake Cafe during Fayetteville Restaurant Week! The winner will receive a mini king cake, Fat Tuesday macarons, and Fat Tuesday cupcakes, just in time for Mardi Gras. Follow @fayettevillear on Instagram to enter the giveaway, which will be posted during Fayetteville Restaurant Week. Bordinos Restaurant & Wine Bar Bordinos Restaurant & Wine Bar Bordinos Restaurant & Wine Bar is excited to offer two beloved throwback items for Restaurant Week! Join us and enjoy our treasured Beet-It Martini & Duck Farfalle at our bar or in our dining room. Make sure to ask your server about our featured wine flights and by the glass options! We look forward to serving you! Make Reservations Online at bordinos.com479-527-6795 Bottle Rocket Subs Bottle Rocket Subs We’re bringing back an old menu item, the stuffy. It has sliced turkey, balsamic bacon jam, pimento cheese, churched up dukes Mayo, thin slices green apples, onion and greens. Cafe Rue Orleans Cafe Rue Orleans Celebrate Mardi Gras with Fayetteville's favorite New Orleans cuisine! Cheers at the Old Post Office Cheers at the Old Post Office Snapper & Shrimp Etouffee with basmati rice, & grilled asparagus $32. Our famous Creole Chicken & Dumplings for $12/quart. Will also offer the Creole Chicken & Dumplings as our soup for the week.  Make Reservations Online at: cheersopo.com479-301-2121 Chicken Salad Chick Chicken Salad Chick Monday - Free extra scoop with Purchase of The Chick MealTuesday - 10% off orderWednesday - Free regular drink with order of The Chick MealThursday - Free buttercream frosted cookie with any purchaseFriday - All guests entered in a drawing for a $25 gift cardSaturday - Buy two Quick Chicks and get one free *In-store offers only Doomsday Coffee & Roasterie Doomsday Coffee & Roasterie Join us for Bike to Brunch on Sunday, February 19. Ask about our Restaurant Week Special! East Side Grill East Side Grill East Side Grill will be offering a throwback menu of our guests favorite dishes and cocktails from over the years. esgfayetteville.com479-966-4823 Eat My Catfish Eat My Catfish $15 Crawfish Special on Tuesday 2/21! 2lbs of Crawfish, 1 corn & 1 potato. NWA Crawfest on Saturday 2/25! 479-326-9090 El Sol Mexican Restaurant El Sol Mexican Restaurant Exclusive restaurant week items.Monday: Carnitas tacosTuesday: Enchiladas SuizasWednesday: Chilaquiles VerdesThursday & Friday: PozoleSaturday: micheladas & cantaritosFeatured dessert 3 leches cake all week! Visit Website479-443-0606 Ella's Table Ella's Table $10 Lunch Special - House Roasted Turkey Sandwich. Mixed Greens, Pickled Watermelon Radish, Heirloom Tomato, Comeback Sauce, Green Goddess, House Focaccia served with Hand Cut Chips. Reservations recommended: Ella's Table Executive Chef Robert Magdaleno has curated a three course prix fixe dinner special for $55 per person: First Course: Fried Calamari with a Mediterranean Lemon Oregano Sauce Second Course: Osso Buco with a Hearty Vegetable and Mushroom Stew and Polenta Third Course: Lemon and Fig Wedge with a Pistachio Ice Cream Open for dinner service Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Click here to make a reservation for this special dinner. 479-582-0400 The Farmer's Table Cafe The Farmer's Table Cafe The Farmers Table offers a new and exciting dinner menu every weekend blending the best of local foods with international flavors. During restaurant week you can experience a sampling of the foods of Argentina. Some of our Cafe Crew are Argentinian, so expect authentic flavors and cooking styles on this week's dinner menu. thefarmerstablecafe.com479-966-4125 Farrell's Lounge, Bar & Grill Farrell's Lounge, Bar & Grill Daily Specials in House coming 479-301-2220 or follow us on Instagram @farrells_lounge for special updates. Online Specials for pick up all week. Use Promo Code: Restaurant Week Feltner Brothers Feltner Brothers Ask about our Restaurant Week Special! feltnerbrothers.com479-935-4545 Flying Burrito Company Flying Burrito Company Restaurant Week Combo - chicken burrito, medium queso and a soda for $11. Girls Gone BBQ Girls Gone BBQ Lunch - Delta Dog with a side of Potato Salad & yer choice between an Old Style Beer (21+), Punchy Hard Seltzer (21+), Tea or Lemonade. $13.00Dinner - 1/2 Rack Baby Back Ribs along with our famous PepperJack Mac & Cheese, side of Arkanslaw & Banana Pudding. $20 Golden Kolache Bakery Golden Kolache Bakery Get a free 16oz cup of fresh brewed coffee, orange juice, or a cold soda with every 6th kolache or pastry you buy! Hammontree’s Grilled Cheese Hammontree’s Grilled Cheese Cubano MeltPulled pork, ham, pickles, house cheese, Swiss, picked red onions, and a black bean mustard sauce on butter-grilled sourdough. The Hip Cafe The Hip Cafe Hip Hip Hooray! We're bringing back the seasonal favorite "Corned Beef" sammie, all vegan and all yummy!! Even better it's priced at $10, includes chips or a cookie. Next up will be "Scone-palooza" all week long (Mon-Fri) with a new flavor daily to shake things up! Come start your day or end your afternoon with us. As always we're serving up plant based goodies, coffees and smiles. :-) Hugo's Hugo's Muffuletta with house made olive tapenade, mozzarella, pepperoni, salami, ham and turkey on Ciabatta bread. Khana Indian Grill Khana Indian Grill Khana Indian Grill is offering food-lovers the chance to win lunch or dinner for 12! Follow @fayettevillear on Instagram to enter the giveaway, which will be posted during Fayetteville Restaurant Week. khanaindiangrill.com479-287-4736 Lambeth Lounge Lambeth Lounge $20 Dinner special for 2: including one Chef's choice wood-fired pizza and one appetizer. Leverett Lounge Leverett Lounge Try a full-size portion of the infamous Mel's Diner at Leverett Lounge for much less than a full-size price, only during Fayetteville Restaurant Week! You can also enjoy a bite size, shareable appetizer version of the beloved K.F.C. with your FRW friends all week long. Make Reservations Online at leverettlounge.com479-249-6570 Los Compas Los Compas Want to try the most INSANE Birria Pizza? Join us during the week of FRW! Don’t forget to top it off with a Consome. Made daily from fresh ingredients. Mango's Gourmet Taco Shop Mango's Gourmet Taco Shop FREE chips and queso with any purchase of $10 or more. Mango’s is bringing back a shrimp dish that was extremely popular at their old restaurant Celi’s on the square. “Cremarones” grilled shrimp in a chipotle cream sauce served on a bed of rice with refried beans, tortillas and a small salad.Only available during restaurant week! $12.00 Margaret's Margaret's Brunch specials for the week made with locally sourced ingredients. Meiji Japanese Cuisine Meiji Japanese Cuisine Dim Sum Sunday with James Beard award-winning chef Kho Kian Lam. Mockingbird Kitchen Mockingbird Kitchen $40 Three Course Menu Available Lunch and Dinner Wednesday thru SaturdayNot Available Saturday or Sunday Brunch First Course:Kale Caesar SaladorBowl of Soup (tomato or our soup of the day) Second Course:Fish and GritsorPesto Rigatoni pasta with veggies(Chicken or Shrimp options available) Third Course:Mockingbird Pieor Buttermilk Crème Brulee Nomads Southtown Nomads Southtown $10 Imperial Hangover Burgers, normally $19 2 beef patties, Double Cheddar, avocado, house-made George sauce, topped w/ 2 organic free-range fried eggs, served on a toasted Kaiser Bun, with a bag of chipson the side Nomad Trailside Nomad Trailside $8 Dad Bods, normally $16 House-made waffle topped with hash browns, bacon crumble, sausage, two free-range fried eggs, and organic maple syrup Papa Johns Pizza Papa Johns Pizza 30% off entire regular menu priced order! Use promo code FAYETTEVILLE. papajohns.com479-444-1999 Penguin Ed's Barbecue Penguin Ed's Barbecue Half off a Cheezy Tater appetizer Penguin Ed's Historic B&B Penguin Ed's Historic B&B Half off a full order of Fried Pickles appetizer Pieology Pieology Build your own pizza on any crust! Mention Fayetteville Restaurant Week to try one of our Premium Crusts (free upgrade) - including PieRise, Cauliflower, and Gluten-free. Valid February 19-25 at our Fayetteville location. Renzo's Pasta & Italian Steakhouse Renzo's Pasta & Italian Steakhouse 2 Can Dine for $29.99Choose from a select menu where you can share either an appetizer or a dessert, you each choose an entree with a side soup or a side salad and bread. renzositalian.com479-445-6985 Rockin' Baker Rockin' Baker Rockin' Baker is offering a weekly bread special, available for order only during Fayetteville Restaurant Week! This non-profit bakery not only supports a neurodiverse workforce in NWA in making incredible bread, they're also a certified Bicycle Friendly Business located along the Mud Creek Trail in uptown Fayetteville. Place an order from Sunday-Thursday during Fayetteville Restaurant Week and pick up your freshly-baked loaf Friday-Saturday. rockin-baker.square.site479-313-6767 Ronda's Roadhouse Ronda's Roadhouse 15% off when you mention Restaurant Week Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory BUY ONE CARMEL APPLE of your choice GET A SECOND APPLE FREE Granny Smith Apples dipped in our store made Caramel, Dipped and rolled with various Chocolates, Nuts, Candy and other delicious Confections. Visit Website479-935-3245 Slim Chickens Slim Chickens Monday – Friday (Feb 20-24) The first 20 guests at each Fayetteville location will receive a FREE Espresso Oreo Cheesecake Jar Dessert with a purchase. Smokin' Oak Pizza Smokin' Oak Pizza Just for Restaurant Week! We are offering a new pizza we call The Monte Cristo! Layered with an olive oil base, ham, wood-fired chicken, bacon, and red onions; cross-drizzled with homemade ranch and raspberry sauce... then finished with spinach. The Monte Cristo is sure to get your taste buds firing! Southern Food Company Southern Food Company Southern Food Co will be offering throwback menu of our guests favorite dishes from over the years. thesouthernfoodco.com479-313-7646 Theo's Theo's Theo’s will be offering a throwback menu of our guests favorite dishes and cocktails from over the years. Make Reservations Online at theosfayetteville.com479-527-0086 Tony's NY Style Pizza Tony's NY Style Pizza Offering a buy one slice and a drink, get the second slice free. Valid until midnight during restaurant week. Stop in for more specials! tonysnystylepizza.com479-935-3326 Tula Tula Diners receive 50% off an order of Tula's legendary Queso Fundido during Fayetteville Restaurant Week! tulamx.com479-439-9899 Vetro 1925 Vetro 1925 3-Course Dinner1) Minestrone Soup 2) Risotto or Bansley Farm Pork Ragu 3) Bread Pudding$40 Per Person, Reservations available Tuesday-Thursday anytime, and from 5:00-5:30 on Friday & SaturdayPlease note Restaurant Week on your reservation when booking online, or let us know you are booking for restaurant week when booking over the phone. Make Reservations Online at Wake & Bake Wake & Bake $8 Mimosa Buckets, normally $15 Includes refillable souvenir Wake & Bake Bucket Whataburger Whataburger Mention Fayetteville Restaurant Week for a free Breakfast on a Bun, Breakfast Taquito or Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit at either of our Fayetteville locations. One item per person. Whataburger restaurants are open 24/7 but breakfast is served from 11pm to 11am. Wine University Wine University Wine Tower and Charcuterie Board for $30Try 3 different wines in a bottle sized wine tower and also a delicious charcuterie board to pair with. Perfect for 2-3 people. Wood Stone Pizza Wood Stone Pizza Specials Menu running throughout the week including some tap room special beers, cocktails, salads, appetizers and pizza. ONE WEEK ONLY! Receive Fayetteville Restaurant Week News Updates Sign-up to receive email updates on Fayetteville Restaurant Week by filling out the short form below. First Name* Invalid Input Last Name* Invalid Input Zip Code Invalid Input Email Address* Invalid Input Submit  

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