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Fred's Hickory Inn

1502 N Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712-4138
+1 479-273-3303
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (40 reviews)
“steak” (47 reviews)
“prime rib” (12 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1502 N Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712-4138
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had one dinner here. Ribs were very much under cooked, fish was overcooked, meat balls were excellent,food was not hot when served. This place had a fire and the new decorations are excellent and the service is great. Kitchen needs work.

Thank Al B
Reviewed 1 week ago

They hosted our dinner of 27 people. The service was excellent. Arranging the event was made easy. The food was fantastic. You must have dessert. Very good experience overall. Very pleased. All 27 people raved about it.

Thank Jennidun72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I requested seating for 20 people for my wife's 60th birthday and also for my son and his wife's 20th anniversary ( same day) OMG, It had literally been years since we had been there, before the fire. The staff was fantastic assisting with presents...More

Thank longrider1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very expensive for standard grilled fare. Ribs and steaks were ok, but where we were really disappointed was the service. Appetizers were late and salads came incorrectly. Drinks also took a while so I'd suggest this was systemic and not attributable to actual staff. Wouldn't...More

Thank Spencer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was wonderful, food was delicious and served quickly. This was our first visit since the rebuild and the new building is very nice.

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was very good. The salmon was cooked just right. The outside area was very nice on a warm summer day. A good mix of sun and shade. It was worth a look inside just to see the quaint inside.

Thank Michele O
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great Food from Steaks to Italian Pasta. Also, due to a fire a couple years ago, they have renovated the west corner of the restaurant. The people who work there are polite and courteous. I would recommend to anyone.

Thank Christian H
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

From the lovely building with lots of ambiance in the little nook in the bar area to the hard working and very pleasant waitresses to the really delicious food - it was a great experience. Fred's sampler platter was enough to share but we didn't....More

1  Thank lindabW459ZB
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

NEW BUILDING. NEW FOOD. SOME NEW PEOPLE. some old. Same great food and service. SMOKED SIRLOIN still the best on the menu.

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Fred's has always been a favorite of mine but today's experience was not good. I met a friend for lunch. Let me say that he ordered the salmon and said it was delicious. I ordered the smoked pork wrap which came as two good sized...More

1  Thank trschoolboy
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Ian F
15 February 2017|
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Response from CalW4862 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code other than shoes and shirt required. Most customers are casual or business casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1502 N Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Bentonville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-273-3303
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