I have officially lived in Fayetteville, AR for 2 years! I was nervous to move here at first because naturally, I’m a city girl, but I truly love it here. I thought I would share the best places in Fayetteville, AR to eat, drink, shop, visit, etc.
Best BBQ: Wright’s BBQ
Closest to TX Queso: Local Lime (Rogers)
Best Burger: Big Orange (Rogers)
Best Pizza: Woodstone or Oven and Tap (they’re honey pepperoni is so good!)
Best Dessert: Shakes
Best Overall: Louise at Thaden Field (My favorite restaurant- great brunch, awesome dinner, great prices, and it’s an airplane hanger)
Best Snacks: Cork & Keg
Oldest Dive: Maxine’s
Best Wine: Sassafrass Winery
Drinks + Entertainment: Big Box Karaoke
Best Coffee: Onyx
The Fayetteville Square
Best Photo Spot: Maude Wall
Sports: Anything Razorback
Outdoor Activity: Musical Swings at Uptown
Notable in NW Arkansas
Crystal Bridges (Bentonville) – Outstanding Art Museum
Wal Mart Museum (Bentonville) – History of Wal Mart
Skylight Cinema (Bentonville) – Swanky Movie Theater
Fosters & Pint (Rogers) – Great Date Night Spot
Buttered Biscuit (Bentonville) – Best Brunch
Preacher’s Son (Bentonville) – Best Drinks + Environment
Being proud of your community is so important! I’m still a Texas girl at heart, but I used to be embarrassed about living in Arkansas because of the typical stereotypes that come with Arkansas. I LOVE living here, so it’s about time I represent my state and embrace my community loud and proud.
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Are you from NWA? Where are your favorite spots?
From DFW? Don’t worry, check out my Fort Worth Faves!