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Penguin Eds

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230 S. East Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701
+1 479-521-3663
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Yellville, Arkansas
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235 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Order at the counter. We had a burger (double meat) and a chicken sandwich. The chicken was good and the burger had real handmade patty. Nice and juicy. I would stop again.

Thank ozarklandman
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The chicken is the best, pulled pork is pretty good, the beef is often fatty. Sides are OK. Cookies are great! Service is always good. Prices are comparable to other BBQ spots.

Thank Jack K
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31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

The BBQ is good in this this cozy place. The different sauces are very good and the people are always friendly too!

Thank Wyatt W
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

This place is great if you like smoked meat. I do not, but we visited because my husband does. The fried pickles were super greasy. When you want to order you have to pick up the phone at the table in the wall to place it. The food is a bit expensive. We had to wait a while to be... More 

Thank wickerbuni
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Available on weekends only, try the veggie tacos with a side of bacon. Review courtesy of a native Texan!

Thank L H
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Ed's is one of my favorites! Consistantly good! Ribs are always tender and tasty. Sauce is incredible! All their sides are very good! I love their side salad with ranch, Baked beans, potato salad, all Good!

Thank Ramblin-Arky-Gal
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Love their pulled chicken sandwiches and crazy taters! Sometimes I just go for the cookies and fried pies.

Thank ruanova16
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109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Visited while in town for ball game. Great bbq. Got the bbq rueben and was very impressed. Would stop by if in town.

Thank Aaron Y
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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220 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

If you are a BBQ person this is the place to be! Penguin Eds does everything right from the Mac and cheese to the ribs to baked beans! Fun atmosphere too - telephones at each table to call in your order!

Thank Hannahjones0000
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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296 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We went to the original location on Hwy 71B. We were very pleased with our meal. The food was very good, but my wife did have several pieces that were very hard as they were part of the outside of the smoked meat. Sides were good, two choices of a sauce and very good service. First visit, but would certainly... More 

Thank Bill B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 S. East Ave., Fayetteville, AR 72701
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-521-3663

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