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Cafe 1217

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1217 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
+1 501-318-1094
11:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 19:00
Sat 11:00 - 16:00
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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went to baby shower here.. nice room for a party. The food was excellent. ..have the bacon wrapped apricot

Thank Billieray1
Selmer, Tennessee
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

For a peaceful place to stop and enjoy a gracious serving of delicious food...this is the place. The food and desserts are heaven.

Thank sambutkovic
Waxahachie, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We picked up sandwiches to eat on the road home as we thought this would be so much enjoyable than eating at some fast food place. And we were right it was wonderful to have such fresh sandwiches. Loved the orange slice and coleslaw.

Thank ljyarbo
Little Rock, Arkansas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Top quality chef owns this small quaint cafe. The food is top notch as are the desserts. She also has items in the refrigerator case prepared to take home for dinner. A little pricey, but worth it!

Thank RandomTraveler_12345
Level Contributor
37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I love this little cafe! All of the options are generally healthy, and all so delicious! I also love the flavored teas and variety of yummy desserts! Great cafe!

Thank Alyson M
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176 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Different menu items, which is something I enjoy more than my husband! Interesting dishes to choose from but a little higher priced than what we expected. Still, not too bad.

Thank Allison399
Abilene, Texas
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is a unique establishment to enjoy a meal - meals are prepared fresh daily and include a unique variety of vegetables. Service is good and friendly personnel.

Thank FredAckelbee
Brandon, Mississippi
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very unique, healthy, fresh lunch. Wide variety on salads and vegetables; some with meat and others vegan. Great soups and large portions. We went their with friends who live there. They eat there a couple times a month.

Thank donovj
Little Rock, Arkansas
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I've been to Cafe 1217 about five times now and it is always a treat. The variety is excellent, everything is fresh, and I always leave satisfied. My favorite is the sample salad! The white cheese poblano chicken salad is also awesome.

Thank RedTent1701
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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385 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I visit Hot Springs about twice a year, and each time I go, I hit the Cafe 1217 for lunch at least once (if not more)!! The food is THAT good! It's an interesting place with a large counter in the front at which one orders. Their menu changes monthly and in accordance with the season and what fresh produce... More 

Thank Massdane

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 Malvern Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-6346
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-318-1094

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