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Old South Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
American, Diner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the classic breakfast. Biscuits and gravy, eggs, hash browns. Wife had the chicken strips. Both was outstanding. The chicken strips were not greasy at all and well seasoned. I would expect the fried chicken would really be great. The place was packed at...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well we blew a tire whilst traveling through trashy Arkansas that can't keep their roads clean or clear of dangerous debris. Whilst killing time getting a NEW one at a local tire dealer, we walked across the street for lunch at 'Old South.' Both the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WorldSprinter18
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Read the reviews on TA and had to try it. Was not disappointed at all! The onions rings were awesome along with everything else. Grilled chicken wrap and hambuger were very good. My side was a salad with their homemade honey mustard dressing which was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed February 7, 2019

A diner that takes you back in time with its design and neon signs. The real deal is the food. The best Reuben I have ever eaten. And I have eaten a lot of Rubens. You can get Breakfast at anytime of the day and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ShelbysG1
Reviewed February 7, 2019

If you love good old southern food and enjoy friendly service this is the place to go . Absolutely love this place. It reminds me of younger years with my dad and enjoying the food with family

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Amanda D
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

Good meal eggs were not over cooked hash was flavorful I used local hot sauce very good service was friendly

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank teachrdoug
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

I like their breakfast so well here that I never eat their lunch or dinner! You can get breakfast all day! And the prices are unbeatable. You are guaranteed a better a cheaper breakfast here than you would Cracker Barrel or ihop !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Clyles22
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Stopped by at lunch, they had great wi-fi, but the meal was excellent. Got the special which included dessert for under 8 bucks...Waitresses are real friendly and provide excellent service

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank asr999asr
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Come back to "the Old South" in Russellville, Ar. The food is always delicious, & we always run into friends there!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank criss922
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Casual, relaxed atmosphere, good food (chicken livers), excellent service. We were traveling and searched for southern cooking, then came up with a winner!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kay C
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