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Back Porch Grill

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4810 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-7404
+1 501-525-0885
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16:00 - 22:00
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Texarkana, Texas
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hubby had the Cajun Ribeye, I had the Mahi Mahi....both were perfectly cooked and tasted great. A little pricey, but worth a special evening out!!

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Richardson, TX
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered a steak and a seafood dish, both were very good. Service was very attentive. It is a bit of an odd place, you go down stairs to get to the restaurant.

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Iowa
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169 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were able to dine on the outside patio - beautiful evening and great view with the sun going down. Service was great and food was fantastic. It's tucked behind one of the many resorts so it's not like it stands out when you're driving by. Well worth the stop.

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1 Thank Allison399
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

My husband & I ate here for our 1st anniversary & it was AMAZING! The atmosphere was nice. It was a tad too cold to sit outside but we went in a slow night (Monday) & we were the only couple in there. We didn't order steak but our food was awesome! We had the spinach dip, my husband ordered... More 

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1 Thank Brandi S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The owners were very accommodating to seat and serve us on short notice. The wait staff were excellent, the steak we had was excellent, and we heard few complaints. We will definitely include it on our next trip.

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1 Thank Cal S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We were a group of 18. We were having an RV Rally in Hot Springs and needed a place to have dinner and a business meeting. This restaurant was kind enough to open up their private room on a Friday night when this room was not normally available. The room was just what we needed to conduct a short business... More 

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Thank Peggy F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The food was wonderful. Best Steak I have ever had in any restaurant. We had a group of 18 and the service was great. We were able to have a business meeting in a room that I requested. Beautiful view out the window. Thanks to my extended family that lived there for helping make our night a success. Will return... More 

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Thank Sharon S
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a large group in your meeting room last Friday. We could see the sunset from the room & it was perfect for our party. The service was great & the food was excellent! I had the mahi mahi & the sauce was sooo good. Thank you so much!

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Thank Christi K
Moutain Home
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Visited here for dinner. We sat outside on the back deck and had a great view of the water on Lake Hamilton. Started out with an avocado fries appetizer. Fried avocado can't get any better than that! Hubby and I both had steaks. He had the ribeye and I had the surf & turf which was a 6 oz Filet... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Group of 18, ugly room they put us in. Food took close to 2 hours before we received our food. Food was cold. Charged $2 over stated price on menu, they did correct. For a Friday night the were not busy. Other folks must know better

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4810 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-7404
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-525-0885
Description
Back Porch Grill is the premiere steakhouse located on beautiful Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, Arkansas. We serve certified Angus beef grilled on an open pit before your eyes, as well as exceptional seafood selections, chicken dishes and pastas in handmade sauces. We offer stunning lake views year round and outdoor seating when the weather permits. From first dates to wedding receptions and family reunions, Back Porch Grill is perfect for ANY occasion

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?