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Penguin Eds

230 S. East Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701
479-521-3663
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Ranked #35 of 315 Restaurants in Fayetteville
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Barbecue
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Rockaway Beach, Missouri
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Service was good. Food served in a timely manner, however for being told that this was a very good BBQ restaurant we found it to be average. Not a place we would revisit. Our dining experience was uncomfortable in that we were seated on the patio in full mid day sun. Patio is roofed but some sort of temporary shade... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

We had breakfast at Penguin Ed's Sunday morning, and afterwards I was wondering why I don't eat here more! Close to home, consistenly good food, and good options for my hubby who can't eat mammalian meat - even for a BBQ restaurant! Lots of options for breakfast, great homemade cookies, friendly staff, all-around good place to eat.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Benguin Eds restaurant has steadily grown through out the years in this college town. Several sites now serve the delicious BBQ and breakfasts within a clean and fun area.

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Harrison, Arkansas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

When we go for BBQ in Fayetteville we enjoy Penguin Ed's on east Ave, for it's location down under the hill and atmosphere. there are better places to get BBQ but it is decent and the portions are generous,and the prices reasonable, combined with the atmosphere makes it a fun place to eat.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

Based on the mediocre ratings, I wasn't expecting much, especially during BBBBQ, but we were pleasantly surprised. Good service, quick seating. Way too much food, though. Consider sharing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

After setting up camp to stay during bikes blues and bbq this is the 1st place we head to have lunch! I love this place it can get really busy for good reason and sometimes you need to expect to wait. So kick back enjoy convo with your friends it's worth the wait!! A++++

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Fayetteville, AR
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119 reviews 119 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Really nice to see the old B&B BBQ is still unchanged, even though they purchased it and changed the name.

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Hot Springs
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great, southern BBQ, with a large variety to choose from. Their menu also includes some non-BBQ items, such as fried pickles. You can pick up the phone at your booth / table and order, or just wait until the waitress comes by. Great food, great service, fair prices. I tired the BBQ polish sausage. Was a bit surprised when it... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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135 reviews 135 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I've eaten penguin ed's since I was a college student. All of their meats are very tasty but the chicken and brisket are typically my go to meals. I prefer this location over the mission and crossover because it gives you that old school BBQ house feel. Make sure you walk out with a cookie. That is certainly the "icing... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Love penguins, who doesn't? Really looking forward to this place since it got great reviews but... brisket and pulled pork was dry, tough and tasteless. Even my beer wasn't cold. Nice staff and good service though.

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Additional Information about Penguin Eds

Address: 230 S. East Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone Number: 479-521-3663
Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fayetteville
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Barbecue

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