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Rolando's Restaurante

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223 Garrison Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72901-1927
+1 479-573-0404
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This restaurant is s cozy little place on a corner downtown. Awesome guacamole. And cheese dip that they light on fire!!!! Not to mention the drinks!!! Cuban food and a little something different. Always great service and great food!!!

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Thank Marcella S
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food is presented very nicely but other than that I just don't see why people seem to like this place so much. I really don't think the food is that special nor do I think it's worth the price.

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Thank Brian L
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rolandos is my favorite place to eat. The Popeyes burrito is out of this world and the guacamole is fabulous!! They have really eclectic foods and they all are magnificent!!Best ever!!!!

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Thank X804XBclairep
North Little Rock, Arkansas
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Fort Smith and are at Rolando's. It was FANTASTIC. Love the cheese dip. Huge portions and great service.

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Thank Debbie P
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family loves eating here for special occasions or just a date night with the wife I do suggest reservations.

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Thank matt s
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here after finding out about it on none other than Trip Advisor. We hiked at Devil's Den and were looking for somewhere to stop at on the way home. This was further west, so not "on the way", but boy am I glad we sidetracked for it! As the photos show, their presentation is wonderful, but it... More 

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Thank SeekingKate
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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216 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This was our first time going here because we just moved to Fort Smith a couple weeks ago. We were able to get a 5:00 reservation when calling on Valentine's day but the room we were in was basically empty all evening so I'm not sure why they wouldn't offer any later reservations. The restaurant was freezing cold and I... More 

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Thank JE0928
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

I started the night with a glass of merlo that the wonderful waiter Tony brought me. The service is behond excellent! After ordering a Castro especial which was so much wonderful food I should have shared. All the food was wonderful and the chips and dip was the bomb!!!

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1 Thank Will S
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

If you eat anywhere that is unique, eat here! The Latin American food is delicious, and the service is wonderful!

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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

almost always enjoyable, but crowded. Four large men take up quite a lot of room. I understand moving to new location with much more room.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Latin, Spanish, South American, Central American, Ecuadorean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Garrison Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72901-1927
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: +1 479-573-0404

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