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If you’re looking for the perfect place to celebrate a special event, there are many quality,
unique restaurants in Northwest Arkansas. Sometimes, the only restaurant that meets great expectations is one that specializes in fine dining.

Below are the Top Fine Dining Spots in Northwest Arkansas:


Eleven at Crystal Bridges $$
600 Museum Way
Bentonville, AR 72712
(479) 418-5700

Eleven is housed within the beautiful Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.  Thursday – Friday, Eleven is open for dinner,  from 4 – 8 PM. Dinner at Eleven is an exceptional culinary experience due to the stunning surroundings and the style of cooking, which is high South to low Midwest, and includes soup, salad, beef, chicken, seafood, and pasta choices. Save room for dessert, it is amazing!

Eureka Springs

Le Stick Nouveau $$$
580 West Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
(479) 981-3123

Located below the Historic Hotel New Orleans, Le Stick Nouveau, is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the luxury of world-class fine dining. Even the most experienced globe-trotter will appreciate the amazing food, inviting atmosphere, and flawless service offered in this treasure of the Ozarks. Try the creative Caesar salad and the savory Beef Wellington. Both will possess you!

Grand Taverne Restaurant at the Grand Central $$$
37 N Main St, Eureka Springs, AR 72632
(479) 253-6756

Upscale restaurant featuring exquisite dining in a beautiful, unique environment. Housed within the Grand Central Hotel, this stunning restaurant, offers a good selection of starters, soups, salads, and entrees including their 22 oz. Bone-in Rib Eye, and their Grilled Maine Lobster. Service is impeccable, and there’s a lounge with a full bar.


Atlas The Restaurant $$$
208 N. Block Ave, Fayetteville, AR
(479) 332- 4601

An upscale restaurant featuring creative and flavorful dishes from Chef Elliot, a world traveler who has perfected the art of designing food that is uniquely different yet possesses underlying

Atlas is a wonderful place to celebrate life events, special dates or even date nights.
From the wonderful food to the fascinating, globally inspired decor, this Fayetteville restaurant will give you an experience like no other. They do offer a party room or the entire restaurant can be reserved

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

This is a chic restaurant located on famed Dickson Street. It offers an elegant Italian fine dining experience, featuring excellent food and drinks, skilled and cordial service, and a beautiful environment. There’s an extensive wine list and a full bar. Brunch is served Fri – Sun.

Ella’s Restaurant $$$
465 Arkansas Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 582-0400

Located inside historic Carnall Hall on the University of Arkansas campus, Ella’s offers new American cuisine, the beautiful and comfortable Lambeth lounge, an extensive wine list, a full bar, and a friendly, knowledgeable wait staff. Dinner selections include duck, trout, beef, bison, and chicken. Brunch is served Sat – Sun from 10 AM – 2 PM. Many a la carte menu items and several Eggs Benedict choices are offered.

Theo’s $$$
318 N Campbell Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 527-0086

Theo’s is passionate about turning every customer into a fan. It uses its unique blend of coastal cuisine, Southern cooking, and exceptional service to ensure that every patron has a memorable experience. Refined new American cuisine, including a varied selection of freshly made salads, is their specialty. Theo’s also has a terrific first come, first served patio and lounge. Their wine list is comprehensive, and their talented bartenders can whip up a delicious drink in a flash.

Vetro 1925 $$$
17 E Center St, Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 966-4649

Located on East Center Street in an old renovated building, Vetro 1925 features a charming ambiance, classic Italian food and an award-winning wine list. You can expect impeccable service, and a truly marvelous meal here. Use their popular wine room for your next party.


Ruth’s Chris Steak House $$$
3529 S Pinnacle Hills Pkwy, Rogers, AR 72758
(479) 633-8331

Although Ruth’s Chris Steak House is a chain, it still serves some of the very best steaks to be had in NWA. Known for its sizzling butter topped USDA Prime steaks, locally sourced produce, considerable wine list, vintage inspired cocktails, delicious desserts, and attention to detail, this Ruth’s Chris does not disappoint.