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The Original ScoopDog

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Hot Dogs, Fast Food, Dessert, Ice Cream
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5508 John F Kennedy Blvd, North Little Rock, AR 72116
+1 501-753-5407
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Description: The Original ScoopDog has been our family run business since 1999. We...
The Original ScoopDog has been our family run business since 1999. We feature 100% pure beef hot dogs and freshly made frozen custard, as well as other great products.
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Loved the concrete!

Ice cream/custard was very good. Lots of choices of stuff to add in. They also have snacks like hot dogs. They only accept cash and checks but no debit or credit cards which can be a hassle. Overall it as great and will definitely be going back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Shane D
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Ice cream/custard was very good. Lots of choices of stuff to add in. They also have snacks like hot dogs. They only accept cash and checks but no debit or credit cards which can be a hassle. Overall it as great and will definitely be going back.

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NLR, AR
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35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Good ice cream! Delicious hot dogs. Chili was a bit generic, but not bad! Very cool place! Give it a shot! CASH only! We had to head to a bank, lol

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Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

This place is amazing! You can't get these flavor of concretes anywhere else. Whoopie pie, birthday cake, sugar cookie, rice krispie treat, the list of fun and tasty flavors goes on and on. This is not your ordinary ice cream place, it's extraordinary and a must try! Always great service too, really nice people!

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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30 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Kind of pricey for hot dogs, but the atmosphere makes up for it! Great place and friendly staff. The concretes are out of this world amazing!

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Monday May 19 @ 7 pm. Of the 4 of us 1 ordered a hot fudge sundae with whipped cream. The woman taking our order said that they didn't have whipped cream. "Our custard is too good to put whipped cream on it." It's not.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

If you're planning a special occasion (or just like to have an ice cream cake in the freezer) then this is the best ice cream cake you can get! Their custard is perfectly rich and creamy!

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the South
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

This is a terrific little local drive-thru/walk-up spot in NLR. It's family-owned and operated. Frozen custard comes in a number of different ways - shakes, concretes, floats, cones, sundaes, etc. I personally love the Brown Cow - a blended root beer float. In the past year or so, they've expanded to include a great selection of specialty pure beef hot... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013 via mobile

The ice cream (well its frozen custard I think) is absolutley wonderful. I ordered a cheesecake concrete and it was very much worth the price. It is a tad bit pricey for the ice cream but this is not going to stop me from going again. They also have other things on the menu, such as hot dogs, that are... More 

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hamilton, mo
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

This place is very cool! You pull up and all the different flavors of ice cream and concoctions that they have come up with are painted around the entire building. They have some really good hot dogs there as well.

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Top Contributor
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42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012 via mobile

This is by far the best ice cream I have ever had. I always get the Butter Pecan Concrete. The prices are a little high, but well worth it. Way better than any big name chains. I am not a big hotdog fan so I can't comment on the hotdogs, but if you want some yummy ice cream this is... More 

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Additional Information about The Original ScoopDog

Address: 5508 John F Kennedy Blvd, North Little Rock, AR 72116
Phone Number: +1 501-753-5407
Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  North Little Rock
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Hot Dogs, Fast Food, Dessert, Ice Cream

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5508 John F Kennedy Blvd, North Little Rock, AR 72116
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  North Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-753-5407

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Hot Dogs, Fast Food, Dessert, Ice Cream

Description

The Original ScoopDog has been our family run business since 1999. We feature 100% pure beef hot dogs and freshly made frozen custard, as well as other great products.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?