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Neal's Cafe

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££ - £££
American, Cafe, Diner
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806 N Thompson St, Springdale, AR 72764-3102
+1 479-751-9996
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06:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun 06:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 19:30
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Webb City, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Good southern comfort food just like mama used to make. Large portions. Good specials. Dead animals hanging on the walls are not very appetizing and the building is old but clean. Could use a little updating but doesn't effect the quality of the food. Will come back again.

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Thank Mary S
Springdale, Arkansas
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anything you order will be fantastic but do not miss the pie! If you haven't been to Neal's you haven't experienced NWA!

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Thank A811ILandrewg
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51 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I have lived in nw Arkansas for over 20 years and people always rave about Neals. Finally got around to going and it will probably be another 20 before I try it again. They claim best fried chicken around. It was dry and had little flavor. The side were bad. The brown beans were cold. The okra was barely fried... More 

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Thank 7hours
Springdale, Arkansas
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I've been going to Neal's Cafe literally all my life, and I have not ever been disappointed. The food has naturally changed over the years as cooks come and go, but it remains high quality southern home cooking. Just look for the pink building on Highway 71 / Thompson in Springdale!

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Thank BertEdens
Fayetteville, AR
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Food is always good -- like home cooking; chicken & dumplings, meat loaf, etc. I think the prices are a little high. Good place for family gathering.

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Thank ARhorse
Heber Springs, AR
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We met friends and Neal's for lunch. I can not say enough about the home cooked food we received. And the pies are all homecooked and outstanding. We were service two pieces of sample pie!!! They were 2 full slices of Blueberry nut and Coconut cream. Ate 3/4 of coconut before my lunch was served. Had chicken fried chicken plate... More 

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Thank SuzyQ50
Springdale, Arkansas
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Excellent Service from the staff. Can't emphasise that enough! The breakfast menu is excellent, nothing fancy but all great. The lunch menu is really good too, with daily specials and don't forget to try their home made deserts! Yummy!

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Thank piperjimb
Oklahoma
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100 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

The outside looks like a Diner, the inside looks like a Lodge complete with dual fireplaces, arrowhead art and taxidermy. The heavy wood tables and a mom & pop atmosphere make this a neat stop for anyone who loves home cookin'! The fire was just right and the food was awesome! My family ordered liver & onions, catfish and chicken... More 

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Thank pacemommy
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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50 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

They offer 1 filet 2 filets or all you can eat. I went with 2 other guys who can all eat. The 2 filet meal is plenty! They are big filets and the sides are very filling. I recommend the fried jalapeño and mashed potatoes with white gravy.

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Thank Andy T
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121 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, good home cooking, good variety on the menu. Service is fast and friendly. Place is very busy at lunch; they handle the crowd well. I am in Springdale 30 to 40+ days a year, I eat at Neal's at least once or twice on every trip. My local customers are always happy to go to Neal's. I've never... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 19:30
Thursday
06:00 - 19:30
Friday
06:00 - 19:30
Saturday
06:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 806 N Thompson St, Springdale, AR 72764-3102
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Springdale
  • Phone Number: +1 479-751-9996
Description
Awesome Homecooking!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?