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Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe

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147 E van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8801
+1 479-253-6001
11:00 - 21:00
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Braxton, Mississippi, United States
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Our first night in town, we had supper at Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe. The decor is eye-catching and fascinating. The menu had several very interesting burger combinations....if you like HOT, this is the place to go! They use real meat, hand pattied, cooked to order. Would recommend

Thank Tammy L
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the kitschy decor - especially the bowling lane on the ceiling! And a lone picture of Willie Nelson up there as well! Endless things to look at, lol! My burger was great - The Tampico Taco Burger - just a little spice and great flavor! Everyone was friendly - very enjoyable experience.

Thank JillEK
Miami, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The last couple of time we have been there, the food is just ok and the service has been lousy. We love the atmosphere. Bring back the old sparky's.

Thank Jim C
Cleburne, Texas
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

We recently visited Eureka Springs and two locals there recommended Sparky's to us. Our meal was excellent. The prices were fair, and the portions were generous. One couple split a daily special hamburger, and it was plenty for them. I had the best spinach enchiladas I've ever had, and I took half of the meal back to our lodging to... More 

Thank Dallas D
Rogers, Arkansas
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

These people are so creative -not your ordinary burger/home cooking. I had a cheeseburger with Brie -never tried that before & it was excellent. Awesome fries, too!

Thank Melanichka
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Good food, good service. Only complaint it that we did not look at drink prices before we ordered LOOK BEFORE you order a mixed drink it cost the same as our dinner.

Thank Kendra H
El Dorado, Kansas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This was a popular place to eat. There were both locals and tourists.We did have to wait 15 minutes to be seated. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was fun.

Thank ezranch81
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This place is the kind of "hole" my wife and look for when we are on the road and looking for a quick bite. The service was fast and the food was hot. The obvious choice was a burger and it didn't disappoint. The outside seating was our choice as it seemed more interesting but the entire place had a... More 

Thank Shaun Q
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We visited Sparky's this evening and had 3 different burgers (deluxe, taco and dowdy). We were all very impressed with the flavor and how juicy they were. The service was amazing (Kathy and Nancy are great!). Everyone greeted us with a smile and said hello to us. Prices are very good and the actual diner is a very neat place.... More 

Thank jivendiva
Stockbridge, Georgia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Service was slow and the food was very generic. Having eaten there before I expected better. Also, the server put the wrong item on my ticket and charged more for it.

1 Thank rharbick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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

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