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Dixie Cafe

1101 Fendley Dr, Conway, AR 72032-2852
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Ranked #99 of 189 Restaurants in Conway
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- Aug 9, 2014
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24 reviews from our community

58% Recommend
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Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We were traveling and tired and looking for some good comfort food that was not a fast food chain. It was a bit past the busy hours so the restaurant was not packed. We walked in and waited to be seated...and waited....and waited, went to the restroom and came back and waited some more - at least 15 minutes in... More

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Toms River, New Jersey
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89 reviews 89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We went in there because it was close to our hotel. All we wanted was a little soup. We had the chicken and dumplings soup which was really good. Then they wanted to give us dessert for free! Unfortunately we were full from the biscuits and soup so they gave us a coupon for next time. Wow! The wait staff... More

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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133 reviews 133 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Stopped here for lunch on way to Memphis. Easy to get to and from highway. Food was pretty good and served quickly, and we finished it quickly. I liked the okra! Service a little mediocre. Value was fine. It was a good, expedient place to stop at.

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Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We ate lunch at this restaurant and were pleasantly surprised by the good food! The baked squash was the best I have ever had out before and the meatloaf was perfect. The service was fantastic...we will eat here again when we are in town!

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Chicago, Illinois
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90 reviews 90 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We've had good ice cream treats at other Dixie Café locations and decided to stop for banana splits in Conway. The dips of ice cream were so small, you could barely see them under the banana (yes, UNDER the banana)! It tasted good but I'd like to see the baby-sized scoop they used. It would've been funny if we didn't... More

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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228 reviews 228 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

In Conway for an overnight and slipped into the Dixie Cafe for a comfort food supper. It was lovely, comfortable and exactly as I had hoped it would be. Ample parking out front. Inside finds several sections of booth and table seating. Entree was done to perfection and I found my veggie items just like Grandma would have made them.... More

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Monroe, LA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

I love their meatloaf and they had the best turkey, I've ever eaten at Thanksgiving. Thumbs up for their good food!

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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012 via mobile

My 9 yr old loves Dixie, even says their green beans are better than grandma's, so we eat there at least once/month. He always gets the kid's chicken strips. I used to get the chicken strip salad, but had too many experiences with bad lettuce. So, I have tried their catfish, chicken fried steak, and meatloaf. The catfish is usually... More

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Malvern, Arkansas
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107 reviews 107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

We returned here again this year after another vacation in Fairfield Bay. We had three children with us this time. Tammy, our server, was a trooper and did an outstanding job. The five of us ate for under $30, and the food was really good.

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Greenbrier, Arkansas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

The food may taste alright but I can't get passed the nursing home-like smell of frankly old or rotten food. I hate to criticize a hometown restaraunt, but I thing they need some REALLY deep cleaning there if thats the case then it doesn't matter how good the food may be, it just reflects a mgmt that needs to spend... More

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