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Penguin Eds

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230 S East Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701-6194
479-521-3663
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Boonville, Missouri
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere and great menu items. The sauce is sold at the counter and great for a souvenir! Fast friendly service and delicious food!

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Thank Lee S
oklahoma
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quiet an interesting place. We were told to visit by a local college student and he didn't steer us wrong. The food was very very good and we loved the old atmosphere. The meal was delivered quick and the wait staff was so friendly. We will definitely be back. We had the massive potato with meat and cheese,... More 

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Thank minniesworld
Weaver, Alabama
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends ate the BBQ plate and said it was fair. I had the special of the day BBQ meat potato. I couldn't eat the chicken on the potato. It looked like someone took a chicken leg and pulled the meat off and put it on top with the skin, grissle and all.

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Thank JSm0thers
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on the way home and had the barbeque nachos. There was plenty for a single serving with lots of pulled pork. The restaurant does a great deal of carry out as well. There are carry out specials that are good for big groups too.

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Thank Vito60
Fayetteville, AR, United States
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99 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I do not think we have ever been disappointed in Penguin Eds. We have eaten here for SO many years, both the west location on Wedington, the east location on Mission and years ago the original in the heart of Fayetteville. The meats are always good whether it is pork, chicken, beef or ribs. The sides are great. A relaxed... More 

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Thank Coy B
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Bar B Q, Smoked chicken, Philly Sandwiches, salads, and absolutely the best home-made COOKIES. I eat at this location at least once a week. The food is equally as good at their other locations. This location has great outside seating, and is really funky and fun inside, booths and tables.

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Thank william S
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Great portions, huge menu to pick from. The meat was very good. Lots of tables, and a fountain machine to get your own soda.

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Thank brittany m
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

I love the adventure of finding unique restaurants. Certainly a unique setting with very good bar-b-que and great friendly attentive service. A problem on this visit was confusion with order but the server was most willing to return it to kitchen to make it right. My BBQ salad had sliced brisket instead of pulled pork but I didn't say anything.... More 

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Thank trschoolboy
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Great place for BBQ. Must eat place in Fayetteville. Great selection. I love the ribs and fries, but my wife loves the sandwiches

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Thank Jason E
Fayetteville, Arkansas
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Ed's is one of our favorite places for BBQ. If we can't go eat there we order take out and they also have a party menu which is so convenient for parties. It has a unique décor of penguins and plenty of room for larger parties.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 S East Ave, Fayetteville, AR 72701-6194
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fayetteville
  • Phone Number: 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?