Eureka Springs’ top restaurants as judged by locals who know dining in this Northwest Arkansas town.
Balcony Restaurant & Bar
Eureka’s BEST burger. The Balcony Restaurant’s unique location, on the “balcony” of the iconic Basin Park Hotel offers a unique bar and three dining areas while serving as a central stop during a great day of shopping.
Not to Miss: Eureka Springs’ Best Burger
Sky Bar Gourmet Pizza
#1 Pizza in Eureka Springs. Dine al fresco on gourmet pizza atop the Crescent Hotel. A breathtaking view, fun atmosphere, cold drinks, gourmet pizza, legendary hero subs, and the biggest calzone you will ever see.
Not to Miss: The Crescent Calzone
Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe
S.U.A.E. Just Shut Up And Eat. Sparky’s Roadhouse Cafe has an extensive beer list with 25 beers on tap. Great food, saucy sauces, and the Hottest Burger on the planet.
Not to Miss: Specialty Spicy Burgers for the Brave
Mud St. Cafe
Located in “underground Eureka”, Mud St. Cafe serves fresh breakfast and lunch dishes makes award-winning coffee and a mean espresso.
Not to Miss: Mud St. Cafe’s famous muffins…especially the Mud St. Muffin.
Colossal Cupcakes & Cones
Ice Cream, Cinammon Rolls and Cupcakes
Ice Cream, Cinammon Rolls and Cupcakes that are 4x the size of regular cupcakes! Open Noon”ish” to 8 PM Wednesday – Sunday. Noon”ish” because we open the doors when the cinammon rolls are coming out of the oven hot. Special Cupcake orders are available for weddings or celebrations.
Not to Miss: Colossal also bakes for the Basin Park and Crescent Hotels. Extras are served in the pastry case.
LaCena at the Crystal Dining Room
LaCena, presented by the Crescent Hotel’s culinary team, recreates the Italian tradition when the family gathers around their table to enjoy a meal and meaningful family time.
Not to Miss: The Spaghetti & Meatballs
Gaskins Cabin Steakhouse was built around a two-room log cabin in 1864. The cabin was originally the home of John Gaskins and his family and became a restaurant somewhere in the mid to late 1980s.
Not to Miss: A Bowl of the Burgundy Mushroom Soup
Frisco Sporting CLub
A Fun location at the Crescent Hotel with Live Music, Burgers, Pork Sandwiches, Shaved Ice and a Full Bar. Activity spaces include Cornhole, Hatchet Throwing, Shuffleboard and more. Thursday – Sunday 5PM – 9 PM
Not to Miss: Live Music every Thursday – Sunday
Local Flavor Cafe
Eat where the locals meet. Local Flavor Cafe is an eclectic dining experience in downtown Eureka Springs. Owner and Chef Britt Evans is a 6th generation Eureka Springs native and loves serving fresh dishes with a regional twist.
Not to Miss: Pear Pistou Salad