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Doe's Eat Place

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422 N 3rd St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-1410
+1 479-784-9111
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17:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Hot Springs
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The steak is the best I town, bar none. However, the sides are limited as is the menu. The salad is not noteworthy. Your bill will be high. With a few tweaks it could be AWESOME but as it is it's just so so.

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Thank Lindee C
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a historic brewery in Fort Smith, you will enjoy melt in your mouth steaks, good wine and a well stocked bar. Bring your honey and share one for only $10.00 more. While you're there, touch the 100 plus year old rock where beer was crafted for the locals.

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Thank Bonnie W
Arkansas
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we have a large family and they never disappoint. Fantastic food, great service, and great atmosphere.

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Thank skabcop
Fort Smith, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, actually I make a pretty good steak on the grill but Doe's has me beat hands down. Their steaks have a wonder flavor and are so tender it is like they are pre-chewed for you. All kidding aside, the place is fantastic, the atmosphere is very unique and the staff couldn't be better

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Thank David9008
Sebastopol, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A couple of friends and I decided we wanted a steak dinner. At first we thought we had gotten lost because Doe's is off the main drag. What a place! First off it's on the national historic registry. The beer cellar is an awesome vibe but it gets loud with more than a couple tables. Kudos to the bartender. We... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you enjoy steaks, Doe's is a must do! Steaks and shrimp are the only entrees and the steaks are hand cut, huge and wonderful! Come hungry and you will definitely leave satisfied!

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Thank Michael O
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

For a business dinner this was a strange place. Looks like a hole in the wall. Very rustic and old tavern kinda look. There is a bar upstairs which is nice and small. Small place there with a large screen TV for a business presentation. Folks loved it. Food tastes amazing. Especially the steak! Service was great. Not a fancy... More 

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Thank Sirajura
Greenwood, Arkansas
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife went for our anniversary. The atmosphere was great and the food was awesome. We will be back.

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Thank malcolmj356
Tupelo, Mississippi
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We found ourselves staying overnight in Fort Smith, Arkansas and needed to find a place for supper. A quick check on TripAdvisor pointed us to Doe's Eat Place. We arrived to find the restaurant had no available tables, but they offered the patio. Since we were hungry, we were happy with the arrangement. The server was very helpful and attentive... More 

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Thank Jan W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

This place knows how to serve some meat! There are steaks on the menu that I can't even finish. The shrimp appetizer is excellent. They make homemade tamales too. You must try them excellent. I finished out dinner polishing off a bottle of Rombauer Cabernet.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 N 3rd St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-1410
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: +1 479-784-9111
Description
Doe's Eat Place is the premier place for Steaks and has one of the largest selections of wine in the area. Doe's is located in the historic Joseph Knoble's Brewery which is on the national historic registry and was built in 1848.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?