The definition of a wine bar, for our purposes, is an establishment that typically has a large selection of wines served by the glass. Most also serve food and other drinks, however, those are not requisites to be on our list.
The Top 10 Wine Bars in Northwest Arkansas
217 S Main St, (479) 715-6053
This New York-like trendy spot features specialty olive oils and balsamics, an extensive list of wines, local craft beers, a fun outdoor deck and patio, live music, tasty bites, amazing owners and friendly knowledgeable staff, outstanding deli. Wine down Wednesdays offers wine by the glass for $1.00 off. There’s live music on the patio (check our Things To Do List for schedule). Ramo’s may be reserved for get togethers, weddings, meetings or other events. A must visit place for so many reasons.
The Stone House
89 S Main St, (479) 363-6411
Looking for a fantastic little wine and cheese bar? Owners, Rob and Amanda, feature amazing wines with cheese pairings, and good music on Friday nights and The Stone House. This is a terrific place to gather with friends.
Bordinos Restaurant & Wine Bar
310 W Dickson St, (479) 527-6795
Bordinos, an award-winning restaurant, is known for its chic environment, delicious classic and eclectic menu, wine, mixed drinks, beer, and weekend brunch. Their wine selection is beyond extensive, it is almost limitless, and you may buy it by the glass, flight, half bottle and full bottle.
Cork & Keg
509 W Spring St, (479) 966-4383
Located adjacent to the Walton Arts Center Parking Lot on the corner of West and Spring, the Cork and Keg is a favorite place to enjoy food and drinks before or after a show, and it’s a terrific place for happy hour every night of the week. Wines are available by the half glass, glass or bottle. Vintage cocktails and craft beer are also available. Wine connoisseurs of all ages gather here to talk wine.
Vetro 1925 Ristorante
17 E Center St, (479) 966-9649
Vetro 1925 offers refined Italian food and fine wines from around the world. More than 95 wines are available at any given time, making it easy for your server to suggest just the right one for your particular meal. If you enjoy exceptional Italian food paired with an excellent wine, Vetro 1925 is a must for you.
2203 Promenade Blvd, Ste 15100, (479) 246-0296
Houlihans features an extensive wine selection with half price bottles of wine on Tuesdays. It’s a terrific place to enjoy happy hour and dinner. Along with its varied wine selection, there’s also a good selection of beer and cocktails, making Houlihan’s a top choice for relaxation and fun in the region.
Brick Street Brews
208 W Walnut St, (479) 633-8483
Wonderful place to enjoy craft beer from our NWA breweries, and fine wines from around the world while watching a game or listening to live music when there’s someone to play (call ahead to see about the music). Cozy, convenient and fun downtown Rogers establishment. Food is bring-your-own.
100-2 East Alpine St, (479) 549-4000
Serving beer and wine from breweries and wineries in the NWA area, the Creekside Taproom is a fantastic place to kick-back and relax with family and friends. No food is served, but you can bring your own.
Sassafras Springs Vineyard
6461 E Guy Terry Rd, (479) 419-4999
Away from the busy energy of the cities, Sassafras Springs Vineyard has a fabulous wooded event venue, wonderful tasting room featuring wines and beer from the region and wines from around the world. Wine tasting flights are offered daily. This is a great place to meet with friends for a glass of wine and some great conversation. Staff is very efficient and friendly.
335 N Barrington Rd, (479) 361-8700
The Tontitown Winery is located in an old 1917 home called the Taldo House. The wine tasting room is open 7 days a week and offers local wines made from Tontitown grown grapes. There is also a History Room devoted to the wine making traditions of the Italians who founded the city of Tontitown.
The Preacher’s Son
201 NW A St, Bentonville, AR, (479) 445-6065
The Preacher’s Son in Bentonville offers an extensive wine list and includes wines on tap, by the glass or by the bottle. Your server is pleased to suggest wine pairings for your meal selection. Being housed in a restored church, the restaurant’s ambiance is characterized by beauty and serenity.
Grotto Wood-Fired Grill and Wine Cave
10 Center St, (479) 363-6431
Grotto features a seasonally inspired food menu, and an amazing wine, beer, and cocktail selection with some wines being on tap. Professional Mixologists enjoy whipping up drinks including their Moscow Mules served in copper mugs, and their Fresh Mint Mojitos. Some Gluten Free beer is available. This place is five-star from the ambiance to the food to the libations to the professional and impeccable service.