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Mike's Place

808 Front St, Conway, AR 72032-5438
501-269-6453
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Ranked #1 of 189 restaurants in Conway
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza, Seafood, Steakhouse
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Main St.
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English first
Conway, Arkansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We go to Mikes Place for special occasions due to the price. That being said we have never been disappointed. From steak to seafood, it's always amazing. I highly recommend the cheesy shrimp fritters for an appetizer. As far as an entree, I'm stuck on either bacon wrapped scallops or stuffed shrimp. Hubby always gets the filet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Mike Coats makes this Cajun proud. Food was delicious. Great service and atmosphere. Definitely will return. We had Parmesan zucchini as an appetizer, blackened chicken alfadeaux, blackened grouper, sweet potato and steamed veggies. They were all fabulous. Mike also treated us to his crawfish bisque. It was very good.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

A wonderful Cajun themed restaurant tucked into an old bldg downtown. Great service and an extensive menu of well prepared dishes. Good value. Definitely worth the visit. Reservations are a good idea for weekends. It is a popular spot.

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Morrilton, Arkansas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My family and I along with my brother and his wife, who is from Louisiana, spent New Years Eve at Mike's Place and we were not disappointed. I made reservations probably a week in advance to make sure we had a nice place to ring in the new year! The food was fantastic! The service was quick, and the atmosphere... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

When I have coworkers that visit from out of town this is the standard de facto go to place. All the food is amazing. If eating with a group larger than 2 then make reservations in advance. They are usually packed at night.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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103 reviews 103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Found myself in the Conway area around lunch and decided to stop in and try this place out. I was very surprised at how big the restaurant was on the inside. The menu was vast and had a great assortment of options to eat. I went with the lunch Ruben and wasn't disappointed. I also tried the bread pudding as... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Mike's Place was opened by a college contemporary in a location I frequented as a child when it was the prime shopping area of Conway. Consequently, I had wanted to eat there for a long time but the opportunity never developed. Finally last week I was able to schedule a business lunch and I was very impressed. The location had... More

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Algonquin, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Great place for a business meal or special occasion. It has a nice New Orleans look and feel but the menu isn't what I consider typical Cajun. Of the 6 in our party 5 of us had seafood since they had a great selection of fish and shrimp dishes. The crab was very good and the calamari was the best... More

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Denver
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We love Mike's Place in Conway, AR. It is one of the places we save for special occasions because they have a menu that caters to things not ordinary. Nice atmosphere, excellent service, delicious food. The fish options are very much appreciated in a town that seems to offer primary catfish! Mike, the owner, is very personable, and wants your... More

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Conway, Arkansas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Perfect restaurant for special occasions, business lunches, and casual dining. Though the menu is not extensive, there are a few excellent choices in sveral food categories. The pecan-encrusted grouper is one of my favorites. Be sure to try to crab cakes. Expertly-prepared steaks. Excellent service. Fresh, high-quality food and ingredients. You will not be disappointed when choosing Mike's Place.

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