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Purple Cow

££ - £££American,
8026 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72227-2419
+1 501-221-3555
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (16 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8026 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72227-2419
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were originally looking for ice cream near our hotel & the Purple Cow on Cantrell Rd popped up on the Trip Advisor site so we went. Glad we did. It was a place that kind of had a diner feel. It was small, but...More

Thank JustVisiting958
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family was out of state on vacation. Our 13 year old daughter saw the Purple Cow and wanted to try it. We looked it up on TripAdvisor and several people recommended it. First the three of us shared some fried pickle spears they were...More

Thank Teresa F
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Teresa F Thank you so much for your kind words about your recent visit to Purple Cow. We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed your experience. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip through Arkansas. Thank you...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here for the better part of 20+ years.. pretty darned consistent and good. I will say they have the best milk shake in town. They claim to have the best Chilli dog in town, and I will admit I can't think of a...More

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My sister was in town and we went by for an ice cream (glad we didn't go for dinner). It was 7:45 PM and the young staff members were doing all kinds of work with the ice cream - silver shakers all around - ice...More

Thank MangoRita80
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Dear MangoRita80 Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on your recent visit to Purple Cow. I am so sorry for the way our staff handled your party, for the mistakes that were made on your order and for the condition...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Excellent place to eat. Get a shake, its a treat that is definitely worth it. Most of the eats on the menu are burgers, and hot dog fare...but the ice cream stuff is just amazing!More

Thank Tommy E
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Hello Tommy E Thank you for posting a review on your recent visit to Purple Cow. We are so happy that you enjoyed your milkshakes and other ice cream treats. Next time, please check out our entrée salads (we have 6 different ones to choose...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We had been looking for a place and already walked out of one restaurant that we knew right at first was a bad idea. It was still open and we took a chance. Not a bad little spot for something quick. Kind of a coffee...More

Thank Elizabeth E
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear Elizabeth E Thank you for writing a review on your recent visit to Purple Cow. I am so sorry to hear that the Bacon on your BLT was overdone, we will address this with our culinary team. I am happy to hear that your...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Fun restaurant. Especially for kids. I had a chicken Caesar salad that was wonderful. My kids enjoyed their selections from the kids menu. The service was very good.More

Thank Callitlikeyouseeit
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Callitlikeyouseeit Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review about your recent visit to Purple Cow. We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed the food and service. We hope to see you again real soon. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Purple Cow has been around forever. With purple roof and purple milkshakes, it's kid friendly. Really kid friendly. You can splurge on ice cream treats and enjoy good salads and decent burgers. Even without kids it's an easy, local place to drop in for a...More

1  Thank evb543
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My family was here to visit. Oldest grandson remembered Purple Cow from visit in 2002 and wanted to go back. Youngest grandson was intrigued by Purple milkshake. Both were happy with outcome. We had burgers and chicken tortilla soup. We added fried green beans and...More

Thank MangoRita80
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I liked the purple and the name. The menu and foid were pretty typical of diner burgers, fries, etc. The staff was friendly, the wait was kinda long, the prices were acceptable, the place was clean, orderly, and nice. You need to go there at...More

Thank mjlarivi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8026 Cantrell Rd, Little Rock, AR 72227-2419
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-221-3555
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