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BubbaLu's Bodacious Burgers & Classy Dogs

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408 Central Avenue, Hot Springs, AR 71901
501-321-0101
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great burgers

Great burgers in a great location. It's our second time here. We enjoy the home cooked taste of the burgers. The cook is very nice. The waitress isn't always the most friendly. Fries are largest enough to share. Overall a busy place with great food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Marmora, New Jersey
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111 reviews 111 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Stopped in here after visiting the visitor center in Hot Springs. Tasty taco soup, grilled cheese, classic hot dog. Extra large hot dog on a huge bun. Wonderful conversation with owner and cook. The food was delicious and the place was ultra clean. Going back tomorrow.

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Brighton, Tennessee
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We went during the peak of tourist season, or maybe they were short staffed? I don't know, but the burgers were worth the wait! She's only open during certain hours, and get there early to avoid the wait!

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Marietta, Georgia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This is a great step back in time to the old soda fountain experience but in a well preserved setting. The cook who took care of us was friendly and attentive. He even got my son hooked on malts (we went back the next day just to get a malt.) So, wander in and have some lunch or dinner. You... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My wife and I stopped by for a light lunch while exploring downtown Hot Springs on foot. We had grilled cheese sandwiches and fries, I had a beer and my wife had a wine. Great atmosphere and good food!

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Beaumont, Texas, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We were looking for a place to eat and the BubbaLu's Boddacious Burgers & Classy Dogs was the first restaurant we came to. I am so glad we stopped. The burgers were homemade and delicious. The atmosphere was upbeat and fun!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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80 reviews 80 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Small spot but big flavor!!!! Had a cheeseburger and fries probably the best I have had and the food was hot service was quick even though they were slammed, hubs had the polish sausage said it was really good would return if in the area

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arkansastraveler74
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81 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Great burgers in a great location. It's our second time here. We enjoy the home cooked taste of the burgers. The cook is very nice. The waitress isn't always the most friendly. Fries are largest enough to share. Overall a busy place with great food.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I recently ate here and wasnt expecting much considering it is a burger joint. I was surprised. I had the super classy dog and it was HUGE. The taste was out of this world. I loved the relish they put on it. I also have never seen a cook work as hard as this guy did and maintain a friendly... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We had to wait to order because it was so busy but very much worth the wait. Once the order was turned it came in a timely manner. The polish sausage was excellent and grilled cheese was nice and gooey. They make fresh shakes which was very tasty

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

This place is horrible. The food was bland. Even the cashier was annoyed and scared of the cook, which I guessing is the owner, and the cook was down right nasty! Served me burnt chilie on my fries. When I tried to ask them prepare me another, the cook just took the fries back and put more chillie on the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 408 Central Avenue, Hot Springs, AR 71901
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: 501-321-0101

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm

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