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The Avenue

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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The Avenue restaurant led by Le Cordon Bleu graduate and 2015 Arkansas Hospitality Association winner Casey Copeland. Chef Casey has developed a Southern Artisan Cuisine style of cooking. His menu has a wide variety of unique small plates and shareables, as well as featuring many other high quality style plating. The lounge focus is on beautifully rendered cocktails and quality wines.
USD 9-USD 35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews brunch duck tacos pimento cheese cobbler lavash brussels sprout salad steak mashed potatoes pasta pancakes small plates craft cocktails every turn best restaurant in town compliments to the chef downtown hot springs fantastic dinner
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I would not recommend this restaurant. Mediocre food and very expensive, not worth the price. My husband wanted the Pork chop with different sides but the chef’s ego would not allow substitutions. The wine was a stingy pour and overpriced. Our waiter, Troy, was very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I drove in a little late to starting off our honeymoon here in Hot Springs. We decided to stop in for a quick bite to eat. We were absolutely AMAZED! The food was sooo good! The service was excellent! Trevor our waiter...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Hot Springs so we didn’t know what to expect for dining choices. What a surprise to find the restaurant at our hotel was such a gem. Flavorful small plates which were enough to share or alone as a small meal. We liked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Worktotravel4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Probably the best restaurant and meal we had during our recent vacation in the US. The Avenue which is part of The Waters Hotel in Hot Springs, the food was refreshing and varied compared with so many restaurants in the US, service was very good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen T
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Ate dinner to celebrate 50th high school reunion. Unique menu offerings. Had a bottle of Pinot Noir which really did not need to be decanted. Waiter nice but perhaps overly familiar. Spouse and I had the blue corn catfish which was overly salty. Potatoes were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jeff S
Matthew M, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We use all of our Guest comments to help make our restaurant the best it can be.

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food and drinks! Pork belly wontons, Mac and cheese, and the ribeye were to die for. The waters martini is not your normal martini and it was WONDERUL. Would 100% recommend to anyone in the Hot Springs area. Can’t wait to go back! Thank...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jackie E
Matthew M, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

We are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your meal. Chef Andrew is a real treat for all of us. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2018

So, the food was not bad. There was just very little of it. The portions were so undersized that Thumbelina would leave hungry! People have to get something for their $$$.More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank condobondage
Matthew M, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

We too are disappointed that you were not satisfied. We do not know what you ordered, but would like to have a conversation with you regarding the menu portions and ensure you that we will do what we can to make you happy on your...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Our sever Troy and chef Andrew surprised us at every turn with a mouth watering flavorful and unique dining experience! I would highly recommend for any food enthusiast who enjoys well paired distinct flavor combinations in dishes you would not expect. Worth every penny and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Grant B
Matthew M, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

We are so happy that both Troy and Andrew took care of you properly. We are very lucky to have them both and will make sure we pass your comments along.

Reviewed 17 October 2018

Sunday brunch here was TO DIE FOR! Chef Casey presents decadent dishes with appetizing artistry you wouldn't believe!

Date of visit: October 2018
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Matthew M, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

We could not have said it better. We are very pleased to have his expert abilities, as well as the team he has put together.

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic dinner with Troy as our server. He was both professional and personable which is a hard blend to find. His suggestions and help were spot on with the catfish and pork chop entrees. They were both amazing dishes. Troy was attentive...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mattpgraham
Matthew M, Manager at The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

We will look forward to you coming back as well. Troy does a great job for us and we all are glad to have him at The Avenue. We will pass your comments along and see you soon.

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Debbie S
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Response from zipattie | Reviewed this property |
The staff is very helpful in identifying gluten free options.
26 May 2018|
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Response from BBonnet | Reviewed this property |
Uncertain about gluten-free options.
24 December 2017|
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Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
Check the Avenue's Facebook page. We will not be in HS for New Year's but I would recommend reservations.
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