Looking for Northwest Arkansas Top 10 Best Pubs? Bentonville, Eureka Springs, Fayetteville, Rogers and Springdale have pubs that offer the atmosphere of a friendly neighborhood bar, yet most of them serve tasty pub fare, and some of them have full service kitchens that offer extended menus.
Most offer plenty of TVs for relaxing with friends around a sporting event.
Top 10 Pubs in Northwest Arkansas
Northwest Arkansas has many pubs, but when you select from the Top 10 list below, you’ll be choosing one of NWA’s very best:
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s $$
2500 SW 14th St #108, Bentonville, AR 72712
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s is a family-friendly neighborhood pub and sports bar. There are plenty of TVs throughout for viewing games and hanging with friends. The wings are simply delicious, and the rest of the food is pretty darn good too. You’ll love Beef’s!
Pedaler’s Pub $$
410 SW A St, (479) 268-3285
Has screaming good wood-fired oven pizzas, salads and sandwiches,indoor and dog friendly patio seating, cold brews and friendly, helpful service. All around great atmosphere, delightful patio and a good place to enjoy an outing with friends.
The First Seat Pub & Grill $
106 SW 2nd St, (479) 250-9149
Tucked away in a nook, and located in the very heart of Bentonville, this local pub offers cold craft beer, delicious cocktails, burgers including a scrumptious classic creation, sandwiches, salads and amazing potato flats. The energy is high, the service is quick and friendly, and it’s just the perfect place to enjoy meeting up with friends.
Pied Piper Pub $
82 Armstrong St, (479) 363-9976
Long standing Eureka Springs eatery, pub and dance club featuring delicious pub grub, cold brews and excellent local talent. Frequented by bikers in-the-know and others wishing to have a good time. Operating under some Covid modifications at this writing. Restaurant open for patio dining only and bar side is limited to 8 people.
Farrell’s Lounge Bar & Grill $$
311 W Dickson St #101, (479) 301-2220
A happening place with a great vibe and many TVs for watching the games. Pub fare includes sandwiches, wings and burgers including The Hangover, a ½ lb burger that is sure to please. Beer selection is good and wine and drinks are superior. Service is awesome and fast.
Levi’s Gastropub $$
224 S 2nd St, (479) 372-6640
Located in the basement, Levi’s has gourmet bar food including appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, steaks and made-to-order donuts for dessert. It provides a truly different bar experience in a fun atmosphere and has live music on the weekends. Terrific place to enjoy a night out with friends and family.
The Shire Gastropub $
117 W Walnut St, (479) 278-2500
We can’t say enough good things about The Shire located in downtown Rogers. The delicious food, reasonable pricies, welcoming atmosphere, friendly and effiicent service culminate into a memorable dining experience.
The burgers, Korean BBQ sandwich, the duck wings and the Bangers and Mash are all great options.The Shire also has different weekly events, mainly live music or trivia. This lively pub may become your new favorite!
Image top of the page is courtesy of The Shire.
Uptown Kitchen & Taphouse – Growler USA $$
4204 S JB Hunt Dr #40, (479) 633-8233
With 100+ taps of local, regional and specialized microbrews, you’ll be sure to find several beers that suite your taste buds at Growler’s. Has an incredible full-service kitchen which turns out exceptional food including a variety of beer bites, salads,handhelds and main dishes. Also has outdoor seating.
1100 48th Pl
Home to cold, cold beer and awesome pub fare including great tasting wings, tenders, hand cut fries, homemade chips and much more. The signature sauces are tasty as are the mac n cheese and tots. Happy hour from 3 – 6pm includes $2.50 domestic drafts. Great place to socialize and make friends.
Saddlebock Brewery $
18244 Habberton Rd, (479) 419-9969
Offers a wide range of beers including ales, lagers, porters, stouts and bocks. Steaks prime rib and burgers are simply out of this world, and are made from the grain fed beef raised right on the owner’s land. Service is friendly and efficient. Housed in a barn, it’s a fun atmosphere.
Apple Blossom Brewing Company $$
1550 E Zion Rd #1, (479) 332-5252
Fayetteville, AR 72703
Apple Blossom Brewing is a comfy wood-accented brewpub in Fayetteville. New ownership took over last year and the business is thriving. It seats 250, plus it has a spacious dog friendly wrap around patio. Apple Blossom offers a variety of their own craft beer along with tasty burgers, fish and chips and wicked cheese dip. As a bonus, yappetizers are available for your dog. 🙂
Cork and Keg $$
509 W Spring St, (479) 966-4383
Located next to Walton Arts Center Parking lot. Wine, cocktails and draft beer are served, and the menu consists of light pub fare. Atmosphere is relaxing and intimate, and the service is excellent. Try the spinach artichoke dip for a taste sensation.