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McClard's in Arkansas Food Hall of Fame, as Reported by ArkansasOnline.Com

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Thursday, March 08, 2018

Franke's Cafeteria in Little Rock,McClard's Bar-B-Q in Hot Springs andThe Venesian Inn in Tontitown make up the second class of Arkansas establishments to enter the Department of Arkansas Heritage's Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. The announcement came at a reception and induction ceremony Tuesday at Little Rock's Ron Robinson Theater. An 11-member selection committee of restaurateurs, chefs and foodies selected Mary Beth Ringgold, owner-chef of Little Rock restaurant troikaCajun's Wharf, CapersandCopper Grill, as Proprietor of the Year, and the Gillett Coon Supper as the winner for Food-Themed Events. Fire-felled Cotham's Mercantile in Scott was the winner in the Gone But Not Forgotten category; the People's Choice Award went toJJ's Lakeside Cafe in Lake Village. 

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