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Fisherman's Wharf

5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
+1 501-525-7437
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“grouper” (70 reviews)
“broccoli salad” (28 reviews)
“raw oysters” (15 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Hot Springs fior 2 nights and ate at Fisherman's Wharf both nights because of the quality of the food and the level of service. Cricket our server was amazing! Although the restaurant was very busy, she took excellent care of us and...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The food was delicious and the staff was incredibly helpful and attentive. Other reviewers have commented that it was too expensive, but we have found that most seafood restaurants in Hot Springs have a higher price point than we are used to. They had a...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch at about 3:00 wanting to kick back and relax with a view of the lake. With lunch specials from 11-4 we checked them out. Best deal by far is the grouper. $18.95ish at dinner but only $10.95ish at lunch...More

Thank AshevilleAmbler
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The last time we went our new potatoes were rotten, all four of us has black potatoes in our bowls. The waitress brought out new ones saying so sorry that the cooks said there was a bad batch and again rotten potatoes. I know if...More

Thank Corina F
Michelle B, General Manager at Fisherman's Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

Hello Corina this is Michelle (Peyton's mom). I am sorry to hear about your bad potatoes. We don't make it a habit to poke on food we serve to our guest so unfortunately every once in awhile this can happen. I promise we expect top...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

It was good but not great. The service at 3pm wasn't at its best either. We waited a while for our server to show up. She finally did after another server went to get her. The food was your mostly fried. The alligator was the...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Not much selection with higher prices. Awesome views and you can drive up in your boat. My father-n-law says the catfish is the best he has ever had. I always leave hungry though.

Thank rose g
Reviewed 13 February 2017

What is not to like, great view, the BEST SERVICE, delicious food. I highly recommend this restaurant. You will not be sorry.

Thank boscia8
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

When I see a seafood restaurant in the middle of the USA, I'm a little leary of how good it can be. All six of us had platters that were awesome. The place is right on the water and it gives the feel of being...More

Thank Donnie W
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Imagine sitting on the water, eating fresh seafood and having a cold drink. This place has it all, you can sit inside or outside. Service is always stellar, the Sea Bass was very good as was the fried shrimp. The seafood platter will fill you...More

Thank MemphisKYFan
Reviewed 8 February 2017

For Hot Springs, one of the better places we've eaten over the years. The seafood platter was big enough for two and had an unusual mix (shrimp, grouper, clams and calamari).

Thank Ron C
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19 February 2018|
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Response from Tyson T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Granada75, I am not able to report that I visited the food preparation area. I do not have confirmed information about what is and is not frozen before cooking. I would encourage you to call and request the... More
Russell S
17 April 2017|
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Response from Glenn C | Reviewed this property |
Menu looks good to me as is.
15 January 2017|
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Response from Michelle B | Property representative |
No I apologize but everything is first come first serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 37
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-525-7437
  • E-mail
Come see us at Fisherman's Wharf on the beautiful Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, AR! We are a locally, family owned company and opened in May of 2001. We have indoor seating with huge beautiful windows overlooking the lake and our outdoor seating is picnic benches right on the water! We also have pleanty of wildlife such as geese, ducks, turtles and catfish waiting for the patrons and children that enjoy feeding them! The animals also provide wonderful entertainment while waiting on your food to be served. We strive to achieve a high standard in our quality of food and service. We love all of our locals coming back to see us every week and enjoy visiting with all the tourists that come in to see the beauty of the Natural State.
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