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In NWA, you’ll find plenty of outstanding restaurants that cater to the brunch crowd.  If you like to sleep in a bit and ease into the day, you’ll love the brunch hot spots we’ve found. Upscale and chic, farm-to-table, New Orleans inspired and more are represented in the Top 10 Brunch list this quarter.

Bentonville

The Hive at 21c Museum Hotel $$$
200 NE A St
Bentonville, AR 72712
(479) 286-6500

The Hive is an upscale restaurant where culinary creativity
thrives under the direction of Chef Matthew McClure and his
professional team. Featuring a brunch made fresh from locally
sourced ingredients, the menu includes The Hive Benedict and
the 25-minute egg, Pan-Seared Catfish with Basmati rice. Also
delicious are the Belgium Waffles with roasted bananas, raisin
butter and whipped cream. Housed within the beautiful worldclass
21c Museum Hotel, The Hive is the perfect place to enjoy a
truly delicious and unique brunch and see great art from around
the world.

Pressroom $$
100 NW 2nd St, Ste 100,
(479) 657-2905

This casual chic restaurant is a place to relax with friends, family or guests, and enjoy some of Pressroom’s delicious menu offerings including an array of
creative dishes and drinks. The menu sports a wide variety including starters like the “Big Sticky” Roll, a killer juice bar, breakfast bowls and grains, a healthy list of egg offerings and a nice list of brunch cocktails including the Pressroom Mimosa. Weather permitting, try the patio seating.

Table Mesa $$
108 E Central Ave
Bentonville, AR 72712
(479) 715-6706

A favorite Sunday brunch hot spot, Table Mesa serves fabulous food and beverages from 10 -2. The Fajita Bar has 15 delicious items including pulled pork, chicken, salmon, and beef fajitas. The Em-porium Table features seasonal fruit and scrumptious gluten free desserts. The Brunch Platos include items like Prime Rib and Eggs, Table Mesa Huevos Rancheros, and Mesa Pancakes. The Bloody Mary Bar and the La Lola 6 make the Breakfast Liquids the talk of the town. The staff is knowledgeable and gifted with the ability to make your Brunch a memorable event. Try Table Mesa for Brunch, you’ll be glad you did.

Tusk & Trotter American Brasserie $$
200 NE A St
Bentonville, AR 72712
(479) 286-6500

A high point in Bentonville’s burgeoning culinary scene, Chef
Rob Nelson has designed a delightful brunch menu that makes
addicts out of brand new customers. You can expect perfect Eggs
Benedict, delicious High South Breakfast Casserole, and Tasty
Carrot Cake Waffles on the Sunday Brunch Menu. The staff is
knowledgeable, friendly and efficient, and the atmosphere and
space design can accommodate business people, families, and
even the most sophisticated traveler.

Eureka Springs

Local Flavor Café $$
71 S Main St
Eureka Springs, AR 72632
(479) 253-9522

You don’t have to have a reason to go out for brunch, but there is a
perfectly good reason you’ll want to eat brunch at the Local Flavor
Cafe in Eureka Springs. Chef Owner, Britt Evans, has created a
loyal following for his fabulous Sunday Brunch featuring items like
Eggs Benedict, Mexican Scram, Pan Seared Salmon, Omelets and
Traditional Country Breakfast. The staff is friendly and efficient
and the atmosphere, largely due to the use of vintage lamps, is a
wonderful departure from the typical restaurant. Ingredients are
locally sourced and fresh. Gluten free is available. Don’t miss
this one.

Fayetteville

Bordinos Restaurant and Wine Bar $$$
310 W Dickson St
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 527-6795

This chic restaurant draws crowds looking for an exceptional
weekend brunch. Bordinos is the spirit of Fayetteville. It offers
wonderful atmosphere, outstanding food, a brilliant drink selection
and a terrific staff. Brunch items include Biscuits and Boar Sausage
Gravy, Bordinos Hash, Lox Scramble and French Toast.

Emelia’s Kitchen $$
1838 N Crossover Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 966-4823

Delicious food, warm, outgoing staff, and a delightful ambiance
characterize this restaurant. Sunday Brunch features tasty Bloody
Mary’s and menu items like the Blue Crab Benedict, Mediterranean
Omelet and Belgian Waffles.

The Farmer’s Table Café $$
1079 S School Ave,
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 966-4125

Free range eggs, Animal Welfare Approved bacon, buttermilk
biscuits (made from scratch), and locally sourced fresh ingredients
are the makings for their truly wholesome tasty brunch meals. The
service is friendly, efficient and knowledgeable, and the prices are
reasonable.

Rogers

Copeland’s of New Orleans $$
463 N 46th St,
Rogers, AR 72756
(479) 246-9455

Looking for New Orleans inspired food? Copeland’s, true to
their mission, is committed to the idea that all of their menu items
are founded on the culinary traditions of New Orleans. Brunch
features dishes like the Arkansawyer made with local free-range
eggs, Animal Welfare Approved meat, handmade biscuit topped
with either sausage or vegetarian gravy and local sauteed greens.
Staff is friendly, efficient and helpful. Fans rave about this
restaurant.

Springdale

The Steam Gastropub $
107 E Emma Ave, (479) 717-6090

The Steam, located approximately at the halfway point of the 36-mile Razorback Greenway, offers an exquisite brunch on Saturday’s and Sunday’s from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. The menu is packed with fresh housemade selections like the Apple, Fig & Brie Sandwich, which is French Toasted; and the Chicken & Waffles, which are lightly dusted with powdered sugar and drizzled with honey. Yum! Try a hand crafted Bloody Mary, Mimosa or other specialty drink while you’re there.

Honorable Mention

Café Rue Orleans $$
1150 N College Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72703
(479) 443-2777

A little taste of New Orleans right here in Fayetteville, AR. Café
Rue Orleans is the perfect place to enjoy brunch with friends,
family or out of town guests. Sunday Brunch specials include
dishes like Creole Shrimp and Grits, Eggs Des Amis and Eggs
Pontchartrain. Brunch House Specials include menu items with
names like Crawfish Ettouffee and Catfish Tchoupitoulas. With
award-winning food and a menu like this, it’s easy to see why Café
Rue Orleans is the restaurant of choice for authentic New Orleans
Style Cuisine in the region.

Fresh $$
179 N. Main
Eureka Springs, AR 72632
(479) 253-9300

Delicious Sunday Brunch features dishes made from fresh
ingredients that are organic and locally sourced whenever possible.
The Benedicts are served on freshly made English Muffins, their
omelet menu features items like the Greek Veggie and the Crab
Fritatta, and their scrumptious French Toast is made from house
made baked Cinnamon Swirl Bread.

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