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Best Brunch Spots in Bentonville, AR

Photo: Tusk & Trotter American Brasserie Hello springtime! Flowers are blossoming and days are growing longer which means there’s no better time to brunch! Bentonville offers a unique culinary experience for every meal of the day, but I want to focus on my favorite one, brunch. Brunch is a meal in…

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Foodie Friday: Flying Fish

Written by Joey Zapoli/Flying Fish Bentonville’s favorite seafood shack, Flying Fish has been serving up the freshest seafood to the community for over a decade. Friendly staff, warm smiles and the quirky atmosphere make this a dining destination for all ages. Menu favorites include fried shrimp…

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Tusk & Trotter Celebrates 10 Years

Tusk & Trotter was one of the first restaurants open on the Downtown Bentonville Square. They are celebrating their 10th anniversary while becoming finalists in seven categories for the Arkansas Times Reader’s Choice Awards! This American brasserie is a casual dining spot that serves gourmet food…

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Foodie Friday: Crackerjack Gastro Lab

Written by Crackerjack Gastro Lab Chef Jason Hector is a Northwest Arkansas native. After serving as a sous chef in Northwest Arkansas, he moved to St. Louis in 2006 to work in fine dining establishments that encouraged creativity and innovation focused on cooking techniques and flavor…

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Foodie Friday: CO-OP Ramen

Written by Ropeswing Hospitality Group CO-OP Ramen reopened in January of 2021 to serve an amazing bowl of ramen to our community. The striking architecture of Marlon Blackswell welcomes you inside our doors . There you will find billowing steam rising off large soup kettles where our broths are…

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Foodie Friday: Eleven Restaurant

Written by C. Taylor Sutton What happens when you wrap a restaurant in an art museum? For those of us at Eleven, being located at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is more than a garnish. It flavors every aspect of what we do. From sourcing ingredients to returning compost to the museum…

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Foodie Friday: Bar Cleeta

Written by Weisi and Trae Basore. Photos by Philip Thomas/Novo Studio. A neighborhood restaurant where you can curate your own dining experience, Bar Cleeta is helmed by a husband and wife team Trae & Weisi Basore. The dinner menu is hyper-seasonal, meaning Chef Trae - an Arkansas native - is…

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Foodie Friday: ArkanSeoul

Written by Tae and Soona Choe Anyeong Ha Sae Yo (Hello)! ArkanSeoul Korean Food Company’s mission is to offer authentic Korean cuisine in a simplified manner. The owners, Tae and Soona Choe, were inspired to open ArkanSeoul to add to the diversity of the growing food scene in the Bentonville and…

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Bentonville Restaurants' Holiday Hours

Below is a list of restaurants in Bentonville in alphabetical order that are open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, and/or New Year's Day. Restaurant Name Phone Address Christmas Eve Christmas Day New Year's Eve New Year's Day 7 Brew Coffee (479) 358-9274 2903 SW 14th Street…

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