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384 Lodge Lane, Norfork, AR
870-499-7500
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Very nice New American cuisine restaurant, creative cuisine attractively...
Very nice New American cuisine restaurant, creative cuisine attractively priced.
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    Very good
  • 1
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food

Pricey, right on the river, very scenic. Staff was excellent. Great ambiance is very nice. .......................................................................................

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
JamesGossett
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Paragould, Arkansas
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Paragould, Arkansas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Pricey, right on the river, very scenic. Staff was excellent. Great ambiance is very nice. .......................................................................................

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Huntsville, AL
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90 reviews 90 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We (2 couples) ate at PJ's twice during our 2 week stay on the White River. The food and service continues to be absolutely "world class". Both couples have enjoyed food and service in some of the world's most famous restaurants and bistros, and find that this wonderful hidden gem is on a par with the best of them.... plus... More 

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Best smoked trout we've ever eaten. Superior to Gaston's restaurant and the folks were so more personal, too.

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Mountain Home, Arkansas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

A little off of the beaten path, but well worth the trip. Always delicious and beautifully presented! Definitely worth the time to go to PJ's. Julie and her chefs do an amazingly wonderful job of food preparation and presentation. Les and the wait staff are very friendly and accommodating. When you make your trip there, make sure you try the... More 

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Batesville, Arkansas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We made the 1 and a half hour drive for dinner last evening and couldn't have been happier. Our appetizers, meal, and dessert were delectable! There were four in our party; we ordered two appetizers (cripsy wrapped shrimp and shrimp jammers), a wedge salad, lobster bisque, Caesar salad (home made dressing), and then each ordered a different entree (prime rib,... More 

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Les_Stevens63, Owner at PJ's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your dining experience with us and we are so pleased that you were happy with you evening. Especially after driving for an hour and a half! Please come back and let us share our special place with you again. All the best, Les & Julie Stevens More 

Norfork, Arkansas
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

My husband and I dine often at PJ's. The food and service are always top notch. It has been a couple of months since we have been back due to our schedules and travel, but tonight we wanted to give ourselves a Christmas treat and what a treat it was. The special was duck confit. Yes, duck confit in the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My husband and I recently made the 2 1/2 hour drive from home just to eat at PJ's. We have been several times before with our best friends who dine there very frequently. This was the first time my husband and I had been by ourselves. My husband loves the prime rib and when we arrived he was told there... More 

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Les_Stevens63, Owner at PJ's, responded to this review

First and foremost I want to apologize for what sounds like a very poor dining experience. It sounds like it was clearly all our fault and for that we are embarrassed and truly sorry. Yes, we will sometimes have an “off” evening but that is never a valid excuse for any business like ours who have set such high standards.... More 

Norfork, Arkansas
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65 reviews 65 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We ate at P.J.'s about 4 yrs. ago with 2 other couples who go there quite frequently. They are known professionals in our area. We were treated very well by the owners then. 1 month later we went back with 2 men from Chicago(one a doctor) who were here for fly fishing and had quite a different experience. We had... More 

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Les_Stevens63, Owner at PJ's, responded to this review

I want to say first of all that I’m sorry that “oggiedoggie2013” felt slighted when they visited our restaurant last month. Of course that would never be our intention as you can see from so many of our other reviews on TripAdvisor we have many happy customers. Over the last 6 ½ years we have made a lot of friends... More 

Louisville
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Get directions to this place, your GPS will land you on a farm. Luckily the farm owner found us and steered us back to the highway with directions. Go to White River Resort. PJs is there. This is probably the ONLY fine dining you will find in this area and it is well worth the trip. I had linguini with... More 

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food is awesome! and Les and Julie are great hosts! Stay in one of the really cool rooms if you have time!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 384 Lodge Lane, Norfork, AR
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Norfork
  • Phone Number: 870-499-7500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

Very nice New American cuisine restaurant, creative cuisine attractively priced.

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