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Janssen's Lakefront Restaurant

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9999 Edgemont Road, Greers Ferry, AR 72044
501-723-4480
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Wish we had found this earlier! Loved it!

This building is one we passed going to Fairfield Bay. We actually thought it was an appartment building with some boat rental next to it. NO! It is a restaurant! Only open 3 or 4 days a week, it stays full, and I mean full. People are parked up and down the highway waiting to get in. Once you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Cstanz
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Somerville, Tennessee
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  • Scenic view
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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

we were given a blank check and told to enjoy janssen's. better get there around 4:15 on weekends if you want to be seated without a long wait. we arrived at about 4:30 and were seated in about five minutes. those after us waited much longer. the waitress gave us a single menu to share and was initially attentive. appetizers... More 

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Somerville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This building is one we passed going to Fairfield Bay. We actually thought it was an appartment building with some boat rental next to it. NO! It is a restaurant! Only open 3 or 4 days a week, it stays full, and I mean full. People are parked up and down the highway waiting to get in. Once you find... More 

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Spring Br
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We were taken out to dinner for Father's day celebration at this restaurant. I ordered fried chicken. From my experience, I can compare it to Kentucky's friend chicken in taste but cheaper in price. The size of the order was gigantic so there was plenty of food to take home for 2 more servings! The salad bar had a wide... More 

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Benton, AR
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The service is excellent and the food is unbelievable! If you are anywhere in the area you have got to try this!!!

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Batesville, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Janssen's offers an excellent menu with reasonable prices and a terrific view of the lake. Diners have the option of eating outside on the patio on sunny days. The only downside is that it is closed in the winter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Janssens Lakefront restaurant is one of my all time favorites in the Greers Ferry Lake area. It looks deceptively like a roadside diner. Don't be fooled. A quick look at the menu, the crowd sitting around outside, and the incredible dessert case at the front door tells you that you have found someplace special. Beth runs the front and Tim... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Great steak with mushrooms. Homemade onion rings -yummy. Fresh salad bar was small but adequate. View of the lake was relaxing. Waitress was very nice - attentive but not bothersome. We arrived around 4:30 & received our choice of seating. When we left around 5:45 the small restaurant was almost full. Advice: arrive early.

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Heber Springs, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The adventure begins when you arrive. If by vehicle or boat (they have a boat dock) the restaurant is great. Whether burgers or steaks the chef prepares the food superbly. The salad bar is well stocked as is the regular bar (you can join the private club). Service is fast and friendly!

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Houston, Tx
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Janssen's is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday with a Sunday brunch. If you are staying in this area, this is the place to dine. Sunday brunch is one of the best I have ever seen at $12.95. Menu meals are very reasonable and delicious. They serve alcoholic drinks after you pay a $10.00 "membership" that is good for one year.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

Always the best good and service!! Great owners Tim and Beth. The cheesecake and beef tenderloin is heaven!

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Additional Information about Janssen's Lakefront Restaurant

Address: 9999 Edgemont Road, Greers Ferry, AR 72044
Phone Number: 501-723-4480
Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Greers Ferry
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
Cuisine: American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9999 Edgemont Road, Greers Ferry, AR 72044
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Greers Ferry
  • Phone Number: 501-723-4480

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 25
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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