Local Favorite Restaurants is on everyones list in Bentonville Arkansas.
Whether you’re new to Bentonville, visiting or a local, everyone wants to know where locals like to hangout don’t they? And with good reason, these are typically the best places to eat in the city.
Why waste time looking for a great place to be when you can have a Top 10 list at your fingertips.
The Top 10 restaurants and coffee labs listed below are the most popular
Where The Locals Go In Bentonville Arkansas:
Bentonville Brewing Company
901 SW 14th St (479) 903-7330
A production brewing company with a great tap room offering delicious beer flights and tasty cold brews. It is also home to Nosh NOLA, a New Orleans inspired eatery, located inside Bentonville Brewing Co. They serve burgers, tots, bayou pickles, wings, Nosh queso, and boudin balls.
Bentonville Brewing also have a huge patio area with various food trucks, and a place for the kids to play with some strider bikes plus a dog park. Planes coming in to land at nearby Thaden Field is adds another element of fun!
Out-of-town guests will love this place and so will your entire family.
Crepes Paulette $
100 SW 8th St #4, (479) 250-1110
If you have a craving for out-of-this-world crepes, then take your taste buds to this wonderful specialty restaurant. Regardless of which made-to-order, fresh crepe you choose, you will be delighted with the taste sensation that explodes in your mouth.
Order at the counter, and your crepes will be brought to your table.
Also try their delicious soups, which are great to grab and go and enjoy while you’re doing your errands.
If you’re inclined to alfresco dining, the patio is awesome.
Offers a delightful experience for everyone including the kiddos.
Note: Image of crepes at top of the page courtesy of @wickedlywhisked
The HUB Bike Lounge $$
410 SW A St, (479) 364-0393
Bentonville is a biking community, and one of the very best places to celebrate this popular activity is The Hub Bike Lounge. This is one stop shopping for the biking culture.
The Hub has full service bike repair, retail sales of bikes and accessories, great patio, coffee, restaurant featuring chef-driven food including tacos and chicken tortilla soup, full bar with craft beer and creative cocktails.
The entire team at The Hub is welcoming, friendly and attentive.
Pedaler’s Pub $$
410 SW A St, (479) 268-3285
If you’ve not been to Pedaler’s Pub yet, you’re in for a treat. Specialties are their wood-fired pizzas, wonderful crisp salads, sandwiches, burgers, desserts and tasty apps.
Has a handy downtown location and a large, fun patio with live music on the weekends. Very friendly to the biking community, and a great place to have a cold one after a day on the trails.
Service is super friendly and efficient.
Upscale and stylish, Table Mesa features Latin cuisine including starters, soups, salads, burgers, quesadillas, a variety of delicious house specialties, enchiladas and more.
The full bar has cold beer, cocktails, margaritas and a good selection of wines.
Has a delightful bakery featuring breads, pies, cakes and coffee, and offers a delightful Big Ten Breakfast and Sunday brunch.
Service is friendly, quick and efficient.
The Meteor Cafe $
401 SE D St, (479) 268-4747
Located right off the Razorback Greenway, the Meteor Cafe refers to itself as “Bentonville’s “Premiere Bicycle Cafe”. It is a fun, cozy coffee shop in that offers a variety of coffee, tea, craft beer, pizza, sandwiches and delicious house baked goods. Gluten free and vegan options are available.
The Meteor also includes a boutique bike shop and natural wine shop.
Tusk & Trotter American Brasserie $$
110 SE A St (479) 268-4494
No list of local favorite restaurants in Bentonville Ar would be complete without Tusk & Trotter taking a prominent place on it. A casual American restaurant, gastropub and breakfast and brunch restaurant where you can feel comfortable in jeans and shorts or ties.
Menu items are locally sourced and seasonal including entrees, salads, flatbreads, apps, delicious house made pork rinds, burgers and sandwiches and desserts.
Drinks include Bloody Mary flights, happy hour specials, house specialties, whiskey, wine by the glass and bottle and local craft beer on tap.
Friendly, helpful staff make this a delightful experience.
Onyx Coffee Bentonville
100 NW 2nd St., Ste 106 (479) 715-6492
A popular meetup and work space in downtown Bentonville, specializing in a menu of delicious coffees. Locally roasted and carefully selected coffee beans from around the world bring exciting tastes to the community.
Friendly, experienced baristas are ready to create your coffees. The ambiance mimics the energetic vibe of International, regional and local business patrons, making it a great space for meeting new associates.
Has a 2nd location at The Momentary.
Spark Cafe and Soda Fountain $
105 N Main St (479) 273-1329
Note: Currently under construction, but the Spark Cafe Food Truck is parked outside and ready to serve you!
Can’t say enough good things about this old-fashioned soda fountain where you can get cones, sundaes, banana splits, other sweet treats and beverages.
Popular with locals and visitors alike. It’s a place where you can still treat the entire family for ten bucks or under. It’s a fun place to be for young and old alike.
Yarnell ice cream is served, and there are many different flavors to choose from. I can personally recommend the strawberry. It is sooooooooooo good!
8th Street Market 801 SE 8th St This popular local food hub is home to several quality restaurants, food stalls, food trucks and watering holes.
Bike Rack brewing, a great local brewery and tap room has a huge outdoor seating area.
Yeyo’s, Markam & Fitz, and CO-OP Ramen are located on the outside.
Sweet Freedom Cheese (cheeses from around the world) located on the right as you enter. Roll & Fold, Triple Eight Hashery dim sun (vegan), Cinnamon Rolls and the Happy Wagon (Gelati) are indoor food stalls.
8th Street Market also has a number of excellent food trucks on the east side.
Blu Fresh Fish Marketplace $$
607 SE 5th St, (479) 273-5400
Has the freshest seafood in the area. It’s flown in fresh daily from both coasts and the gulf, and oh my, is it ever flavorful.
You may either dine in or carry out, and there’s also a fantastic patio. Try one of the scrumptious baskets, a Snapper sandwich or Fish Fajitas. All are just downright amazing.
Sushi Bar is fantastic too!
We hope to see you soon at one of the Local Favorite Restaurants in Bentonville Arkansas!