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Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe

147 E van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8801
+1 479-253-6001
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (54 reviews)
“burgers” (118 reviews)
“fries” (53 reviews)
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
147 E van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8801
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was wonderful as always! The wait staff is friendly! Any time we are in Eureka Springs we always end up here!

Thank Ali G
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We hadn't eat all day and we were just looking for something without a wait and good food. So I asked the locals and they recommend Sparks's. So we went and it was quick the food was good and inexpensive. We got cheese dip, which...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 10 November 2017

A nice place to grab a bite, but not if you're hungry or in a hurry. VERY laid back and lots of empty tables while the lobby was full of folks on a wait list. I have to say that the food made up for...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Food is great and they offer some spicy burgers which are great!!! The fries are tasty and the service was on point. Will be going back many times in the future!

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This place offers all kinds of yummy food and even yummier deserts. They are all very kind and its really easy to access.

1  Thank Brittany C
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We have eaten here several times and I always order something different each time. I've always been more than satisfied with my choices. The Atmosphere is very laid back as is everything in this fun little AR town and our service has always been very...More

1  Thank Susan E
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Sparky’s and it was fantastic. We had the Picasso Appetizer Platter (tapenade, feta cheese, pickled veggies and pita bread) and it was AMAZING!! Hubby had the brisket enchiladas and I had the spinach enchiladas with a cilantro cream...More

1  Thank D_Shoemake
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner one evening while on our honeymoon. My husband had an enchilada platter and I had the chicken tenders basket. My husband was pleased with his enchiladas, my chicken tenders were good, I wouldn't say great, and fries were average. In...More

1  Thank Beth S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

So Sparky's, this is my 2nd review of you. While I wrote a nice long review about your hot salsa platter and 'Stupid Hot' burger that I thought was glowing. This time, well...I stopped in last Monday, after being in my car for 5 hrs,...More

Thank NickiNewroth
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We walked here from the motel down the street and had a great dinner. The service was very good and quick. They had a good selection to chose from. Nice place to eat.

1  Thank Larry R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 E van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8801
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Eureka Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 479-253-6001
  • E-mail
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