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BubbaLu's Bodacious Burgers & Classy Dogs

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408 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3555
+1 501-321-0101
Today
11:00 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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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The burger was fresh, and hand made. The fires were good. and plenty. The shake is to die for. It was so yummy, so thick you almost have to have a spoon...If you have not been here...GO!

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Thank Vikki F
Eagan, Minnesota
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80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a burger and dog joint just as its name suggests. The kids really enjoyed watching it be made as we sat at the bar. The burgers and dogs were good and we would stop in again if we were in the area.

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Thank bfree271
Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I were in town visiting and saw a Bubbalu's and thought we'd love to have a hot dog. Wrong. First we walked in and the cook said menus on the counter and order by the register. Fine, but I was only a couple of feet from register but had to step over and order even though we... More 

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Thank EJ6497
Hot Springs
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67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

I work just across the street as a volunteer host and guide. When I am hungry for a good old fashion hamburger I head to BubbaLu's. Service is great, she cooks the burger to my liking. These are the kind that runs down your arm and taste like a hamburger should. Not your fast food burger, this one is thick... More 

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Thank highbill
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

The hamburgers were very tasty and fresh! I loved the French fries. The service was prompt and friendly. A little confusing as you order at the counter and then find a place to sit. It is a very quaint looking place and very clean.

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Thank Renita G
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

What started out as no big deal turned into the worst customer service experience of my life. Stopped by for lunch after a 3 hr drive, we 3 more hours ahead. Placed our order, when we received our food, an order of fries were missing. No big deal! They said we didn't pay for fries, we decided not to place... More 

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Thank Kristina S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

The food here is amazing and well priced! Definitely recommend the polish dog. They really know how to make some great chili!

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Thank Amber W
Shawnee, Oklahoma
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

We ate here on a trip to Hot Springs. It is right on the downtown strip so perfect place to eat when you are shopping. Burgers were awesome as were the coneys and French fries. Chili is great (especially on chili cheese fries). There was only a young girl working the register and carrying orders to tables and then the... More 

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Thank Daniel Y
Corning, Ar
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Passed by this little place while downtown. It is a very cute diner style place. We even sat at the bar and watch them cook our food right in front of us. The burger was a good old fashioned burger with good crispy fries. I was disappointed that they had no BBQ sauce, but I survived.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Old fashioned hamburgers! They were very good! Ordering was a confusing. But the food was delivered to the table after a little while. It was very busy but the food was cooked fresh. We would eat here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3555
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-321-0101

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