Nominees

Congratulations to all nominees! You are the true “taste-setters” among our state and we are proud to recognize you here. Don't see one of your favorites below? Be sure to nominate them in their respective category next year!

Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Nominees




Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

SugarDumplin’s Cupcakes

Tammy Lou’s Café

Taqueria Karina Café

Terry Powell’s Grocery & Station

Terry’s Cafe

Tommy’s Famous… A Pizzeria

Trio’s Restaurant

Uncle Henry’s Bar B Que

The Village Steakhouse

Vino’s Pizza and Brewpub

The Whippet Restaurant

White Pig Inn Barbecue

White River Cafe

Woods Place


Proprietor of the Year

Chuck Taylor

Joel and Amber Tipton

Michael Tolson and Zaid Guerra

Justin Wilson


Food-Themed Event

Harvest Texarkana - Taste of Texarkana

World Champion Squirrel Cookoff


People's Choice

Susan's

Suttle’s Road Hog BBQ

Swaha Lodge and Marina

Swain’s Diner

Tacos 4 Life

Tailgaters

Tammy Lou’s Café

Tusk and Trotter

Uncle Henry’s BBQ

Wade’s Burgers & Fries

The Wooden Spoon


Gone But Not Forgotten

Watkins Restaurant

Wayne's Confectionary





Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Tacker's Shake Shack

Taco Villa

Taylor's Steakhouse

The Faded Rose

The Filling Station

The Grapevine Restaurant

The Oasis

The Ohio Club

The Skillet Restaurant

The Spudnut Shop

Tommy's Famous ... a pizzeria

Trio's

U.S. Pizza Company

Uncle John's

Wagon Wheel Restaurant

Woods Place


Proprietor of the Year

The Bruno Family

Tom Caldarera

Tomas Bohm

Travis Hester


Food-Themed Event

Taste of Fort Smith

Taste of Texarkana

Tontitown Grape Festival

UA - Pulaski Tech's "Diamond Chef Arkansas"

World Cheese Dip Championship


People's Choice

SugarDumplin's Cupcakes

Sweet and Savory Cafe

Tamale Factory

The Blue Pig

The Box

The Fish Bowl

The Sandwich Shop

TJ's Place

U.S. Pizza Company

Wilson Cafe

Wunderbus

Ye Olde King Pizza


Gone But Not Forgotten

The Inbetween

The Shack




Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Tacker's Shake Shack, Marion

Taliano's Italian Restaurant, Fort Smith

The Backyard Barbeque Co., Magnolia

The Bistro Bar & Grill, Helena-West Helena

The Faded Rose, Little Rock

The Hook, Jacksonville

The Ohio Club, Hot Springs

The Terrace Mediterranean Kitchen, Little Rock

Tommy's Famous...A Pizzeria, Mountain View

Town House Restaurant, El Dorado

Trio's, Little Rock

Uncle John's, Crawfordsville

Wesner's Grill, Rogers

Yesterday's Restaurant & Bar, Morrilton

Zaffino's by Nori, Sherwood


Proprietor of the Year

Teresa Lamkin, Camden

The Stephens Family, Little Rock

Tomas Bohm, Little Rock

Travis Hester, Little Rock

Wesley Douglas, Fayetteville


Food-Themed Event


People's Choice

Tacos 4 Life, Conway

The Root, Little Rock

The Village Steakhouse, Star City