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Rowdy Beaver Restaurant & Tavern

417 W Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8805
+1 479-253-8544
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
417 W Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8805
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Rowdy Beaver Restaurant & Tavern
1. Great Food!
"Portions were large and meat cooked just as ordered."
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2. Cold Beer!
"Server was very attentive and decent beer prices! Band was fun too!"
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3. Best Beaver in Arkansas
"The Food is Fantastic, Drinks Cold and Service spot ON."
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We wanted a good lunch and found the perfect place! Great service and great food!!! I recommend the chicken fried steak!!

Thank Graysonhawke
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Went here two nights in a row. First night - food and atmosphere were great. The second night the food was awful, band was ok but the music was so loud our waitress couldn't even hear a thing we said.

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Service is great. Food is awesome. Plan on going back even though only in town for a few days. So far it is the best food found in town.

Thank hotlipskelly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed early evening meal here. Very prompt and accommodating service for our party of 11. I thoroughly enjoyed my chicken fried chicken and my wife devoured her pineapple chicken. Would definitely rate here again.

Thank Sherman M
Rod M, Owner at Rowdy Beaver Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The positive note to this restaurant is that the service was quite good. The food however is bland & nothing to write home about. The food is overpriced not only for the quality but the portions as well. Wont be going back.More

Thank Debbie T
Rod M, Owner at Rowdy Beaver Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Did you ask to talk to a Manager ??? The manager would have did what ever was needed to insure that your experience was a good one. Please advise what menu items you order and the name of the person who waited on you. so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was good, the service was good, clean restaurant. Was an okay place to eat at, but nothing special or our to the ordinary. We would most likely choose another place to eat when back in town, but would not have an issue eating...More

Thank Chuck L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service in a cute private room, for large parties. Everyone’s food was great and in a timely fashion!

Thank Jordan N
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here and enjoyed it very much. Had the ribeye steak, cooked perfectly. Found the food and service both good.

Thank themeeks1
Reviewed May 8, 2018

My husband insisted on going here for supper. I had the half-rack ribs which were honestly just average. Hubs had the beef brisket which was very good! Service was fine, no issues. We each had their specialty cocktails and they were yummy. Would recommend, just...More

Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Met some nice people, but it was a tad bit ‘rowdy’ for us. Loud, awkward layout, crowded. We probably just needed something more intimate. Everyone was nice.

Thank Rachel M
Rod M, Owner at Rowdy Beaver Restaurant & Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

We r the Rowdy Beaver Restaurant & Tavern, people come here to have a good food, good time with friends , sorry it did not fit your needs,

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Charvee N
August 4, 2017|
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Response from RowdyBeaver | Property representative |
We do accept reservations, in addition to offering catering options for special events. Please contact 479-253-8544 for reservations.
Charvee N
August 4, 2017|
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Response from Rod M | Property representative |
For groups over 20. Call our office 479-363-6259 ask for Rod. He will go over different options for your group's event. If unavailable, leave a message with your contact information, name, phone number, group event date... More
July 22, 2015|
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Response from Rod M | Property representative |
Yes we have many gluten free options, rice, baked potatoes, grill chicken, many salad options, salmon, steaks, burgers, veggies, etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $27
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 W Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-8805
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Eureka Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 479-253-8544
  • E-mail
Fun, upscale casual for the whole family. We serve steaks, smoked brisket and pork, catfish, ribs, burgers and other sandwiches, salads, appetizers from our signature Beaver Balls to our slow roasted pull pork stuffed potatoes. Open every day at 11am. Friday/Saturday night entertainment in the Tavern. Kids menu available. Banquet room available for reserved parties or large groups. We also provide catering services.
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