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Advada's Diner

604 Frances Street, Carlisle, AR
+1 870-552-3424
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“pork chop” (2 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
604 Frances Street, Carlisle, AR
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

They have an ok buffet in the mornings but the real gem is their pork chops and BLT's! They go all out on those!

Thank April M
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Not fancy, but good home-cooked food and friendly staff. The restaurant is a bit hard to see behind a large gravel parking lot. No sign on the street itself, so look sharp.

Thank altbrewer
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Breakfast made to order. Breakfast Buffet on Friday mornings during high school football season. Buffet for lunch - Typical menus are Monday is Fried Chicken, Meatloaf; Tuesday is Dumplings, Hamburger Steak; Wednesday is Pork Chops, Spaghetti; Thursday is Turkey&Dressing; Friday is Fried Chicken, Pot Roast....More

Thank meddleman2017
Reviewed April 29, 2017

As we traveled along I-40, we were looking for something different to try for lunch. The name Advada's just seemed to catch me attention. The parking lot was full, which is always a good sign. The staff were very friendly. The day we were there,...More

1  Thank TechdrawSB
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Well worth the 4 minute drive from the interstate. Just be sure to look for the signs as Google maps gets you close but not quite to the driveway. Great hospitality, great food, great prices and a really cool atmosphere. One of those places you'll...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

Really good home cooking. The staff was friendly and helpful. The coconut cake was the best I've ever had.

Thank Angie108
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

My husband grew up in DeValls Bluff, AR so living in Little Rock, AR as an adult means we meet his parents half way for lunch and dinner often. Today their choice was Advada's in Carlisle, AR. It was my first time to eat here....More

1  Thank NJArnold6
Reviewed March 14, 2016

Worst fried chicken I've ever had. Fried twice too long. Hard and dry with the meat being brown. Their pork chops are no better. I'm local and will NEVER go there atain. They also offer no senior discount, saying they are trying to keep costs...More

Thank R S
Reviewed October 14, 2015

A little hard to find, but certainly worth the effort. Open for breakfast with a limited menu, but food is good. Lunch is very good. Self serve all you can eat buffet with great home cooking. Different menu for each day, but same menu for...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

If you want to full small town dinning experience , Avada's is the place . Good food , friendly service but don't be late . When the lunch buffet runs out you are out of luck !

Thank Clint M
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American, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 Frances Street, Carlisle, AR
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +1 870-552-3424
Homemade Southern Food
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