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Purple Cow

1490 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6419
+1 501-625-7999
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“banana split” (7 reviews)
“burger” (78 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1490 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6419
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1 - 10 of 230 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The reason they get 4 and not 5 from me is that we waited a while to be seated. There were plenty of tables and our party was small, but even still it took a minute to get anyone's attention. But that being said the...More

Thank Fullhouse14
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped on our way out of Hot Springs knowing its a chain. Had a good experience, GREAT service - quick friendly and helpful. I loved that the waitress when asked about the onion rings said truthfully she isnt a fan of any onion rings,...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited the Purple Cow on a recent stop in Hot Springs. There was a good, steady crowd the entire time we were there which didn’t slow down the service. There was a pleasant atmosphere, good food, good service, and good prices. I would like...More

Thank FlameDawg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came hungry and it took a while for someone to greet our table. Fortunately, the manager stepped in and took our order. The food was good. My son loved the hot dog kids meal. My wife and I thought the hamburgers were okay. They...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was efficient, friendly, and accurate. We had sandwiches, which were reasonably good. The fresh chips were very good. The highlight for our visit was the signature purple desserts. We tried a purple milkshake and purple Oreo pie. Both desserts were delicious and definitely...More

Thank Txtnk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This service wise was the worst experience we had our entire trip to hot springs. We waited for absolutely everything including the initial visit from the server. I asked her for mayo for my burger and watched her wander around getting a drink and who...More

Thank Mary G
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mary G Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Purple Cow. I am so sorry that the service was poor. I am happy to hear that you and your husband enjoyed the food. I am going...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Purple Cow later in the evening for ice cream. Our first time there. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. Hubby had his normal, chocolate and vanilla, a scoop of each. I had an old fashioned hot fudge sundae. Both of us...More

Thank Mrs O
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mrs. O Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent visit to Purple Cow in Hot Springs. We are so happy that you and your husband enjoyed the food and service. We are thankful that you visited us during...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have lived in the area for over 6 years but for some reason never stopped in the Purple Cow -- probably because we thought it was an Ice Cream parlor! Anyway, one night after working hard all day, we ventured in...More

Thank joelgreen590
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mrs. Green Thank you so much for taking time to write a review about your recent visit to Purple Cow in Hot Springs. We are delighted that you and your husband enjoyed the Fresh Berry Salad and burger. We are looking forward to seeing...More

Reviewed April 25, 2018

Greet promptly at the will call area. Took our order and brought the milk shakes to the car. They were thick and creamy. DeliciousMore

Thank Melva H
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Melva H Thank you so much for posting a review about your recent visit to Purple Cow in Hot Springs. I am so happy that the staff did such a great job of executing your takeout order and that you enjoyed the milkshakes. We...More

Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere is very welcoming, you get greeted as soon as you step in the door. Friendly waitresses, always making sure that everything is good. Food is great for the price, and their banana splits are amazing. A must go either alone or with friends...More

Thank Crystal T
ilovepurplecow, Owner at Purple Cow, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Crystal T Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review about your recent visit to Purple Cow in Hot Springs. I am so happy that you enjoyed the food, the service, the value and of course, the banana split. I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1490 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6419
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-625-7999
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