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Fisherman's Wharf

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5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
+1 501-525-7437
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Asheville, North Carolina
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch at about 3:00 wanting to kick back and relax with a view of the lake. With lunch specials from 11-4 we checked them out. Best deal by far is the grouper. $18.95ish at dinner but only $10.95ish at lunch for the same portion! I was in a sandwich mood and went for the grouper... More 

Thank AshevilleAmbler
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The last time we went our new potatoes were rotten, all four of us has black potatoes in our bowls. The waitress brought out new ones saying so sorry that the cooks said there was a bad batch and again rotten potatoes. I know if you take the time you can tell from feeling the potato what's going on. Second... More 

Thank Corina F
Macon, Georgia
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It was good but not great. The service at 3pm wasn't at its best either. We waited a while for our server to show up. She finally did after another server went to get her. The food was your mostly fried. The alligator was the best thing we had. But the location is good. Ducks, geese, right on the lake.

Thank Mbrow783
bismarck, ar
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Not much selection with higher prices. Awesome views and you can drive up in your boat. My father-n-law says the catfish is the best he has ever had. I always leave hungry though.

Thank rose g
Plano, Texas
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What is not to like, great view, the BEST SERVICE, delicious food. I highly recommend this restaurant. You will not be sorry.

Thank boscia8
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I see a seafood restaurant in the middle of the USA, I'm a little leary of how good it can be. All six of us had platters that were awesome. The place is right on the water and it gives the feel of being on an inlet by the ocean. Atmosphere is great and this is a great ending... More 

Thank Donnie W
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Imagine sitting on the water, eating fresh seafood and having a cold drink. This place has it all, you can sit inside or outside. Service is always stellar, the Sea Bass was very good as was the fried shrimp. The seafood platter will fill you up, but kinda pricey, but it is very fresh. No reservations needed, have never had... More 

Thank MemphisKYFan
Carrollton, Texas
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For Hot Springs, one of the better places we've eaten over the years. The seafood platter was big enough for two and had an unusual mix (shrimp, grouper, clams and calamari).

Thank Ron C
Searcy, Arkansas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here every time we visit Hot Springs. The food is great! We also love the atmosphere. We are here last night, and it was as good as ever. The main reason I am doing this review is to tell how much we appreciate the waiter we had. His name is Monte. He's the best waiter/waitress we've had in... More 

Thank shagnastyjzh
Prairie Home, Missouri
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good experience at this restaurant. Our waitress was fabulous. She made excellent recommendations and was a pro at taking care of her customers. The food selection struck me as similar to Red Lobster, but they had more selection here.

Thank katherine a

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$34
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-525-7437
Come see us at Fisherman's Wharf on the beautiful Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, AR! We are a locally, family owned company and opened in May of 2001. We have indoor seating with huge beautiful windows overlooking the lake and our outdoor seating is picnic benches right on the water! We also have pleanty of wildlife such as geese, ducks, turtles and catfish waiting for the patrons and children that enjoy feeding them! The animals also provide wonderful entertainment while waiting on your food to be served. We strive to achieve a high standard in our quality of food and service. We love all of our locals coming back to see us every week and enjoy visiting with all the tourists that come in to see the beauty of the Natural State.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?