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The Short Stop

18440 Marshall St, Garfield, AR 72732-8714
+1 479-359-1303
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Fast food
18440 Marshall St, Garfield, AR 72732-8714
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Start off by saying that they have the best ice cream cones any where. The last time we came down from Joplin Mo me and my wife had lunch. She had the French dip and I had the cheeseburger. She says the the French dip...More

Thank jmarler589
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just walking in the doors, and seeing a line 15 deep, you know this is a local favorite. The ice cream is delicious and they aren't lying when they say 'Home of the Tall Cone.' I would highly suggest (unless you really love ice cream)...More

Thank Jordan R
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Hometown friendly with good food at a reasonable price. Never pass up the ice cream or you will regret it.

Thank WalmartNana
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Took my husband there on the way home from our honeymoon in Eureka Springs. He had never had a Short Stop (Buss Stop) cone. I ordered a baby one - he is looking done the size chart when I cover up anything over the kids...More

Thank Leesa D
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We stop here every time we pass, without fail ! They have AMAZING tall ice cream cones, easily 12" and more, and otherwise great burgers, wraps, and plain country fare. We had breakfast here recently, and the pancakes took up the entire plate. The biscuits...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is a small grill and ice cream place inside a gas station/convenience store--doesn't sound like a good thing. But this is a terrific place to eat! Their burgers and other grill items all taste great, are good size and gotten to customers quickly. Prices...More

Thank Harv and Lois H
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Living temporarily on nearby Beaver Lake, we pass this restaurant /grill almost daily. On way home today stopped for 'to go' dinner. Huge hamburgers done perfectly with an order of french fries. Tasty and filling. Wrapped and packaged perfectly...they know how to do 'to go.'...More

Thank Barb K
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Big ice creams, good burgers, huge wraps. Great fried country cooking. Can be busy on Sunday afternoons with locals. Always a great stop enroute...

Thank Tyler M
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We love going to the Shortshop for yummy giant ice cream cones & their burger & FF basket is good too.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Every time we come to our cabin we stop for an ice cream cone at The Short Stop. It's the best ice cream I've ever had by far!!

Thank kdj201
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18440 Marshall St, Garfield, AR 72732-8714
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Garfield
  • Phone Number: +1 479-359-1303
Convenience Store /fried foods but great soft served ice cream
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