Nominees

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Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Nominees




Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Finalist: AQ Chicken

Finalist: Colonial Steak House

Finalist: Dairy King

Finalist: Dixie Pig

Finalist: Feltner's Whatta-Burger

Finalist: Herman's Ribhouse

Finalist: K Hall & Sons Produce

Finalist: Kream Kastle

Finalist: Monte Ne Inn

Finalist: Neal's Cafe

Finalist: Ohio Club

Finalist: Star of India

Finalist: Trio's Restaurant

Al's Barbecue

Backyard Barbeque Co

Bailey's Dairy Treat

Batten's Donuts and Bakery

Benson's Grill

Big Banjo Pizza Parlor

Bob & Wanda's Wagon Wheel Restaurant

Brave New Restaurant

Brown's Catfish

Bruce Terri Drive In & Catering

Bruno's Little Italy

Bubba's Barbecue

Bulldog Restaurant

Catfish Hole Fayetteville

Catfish John's

Chef's In Downtown Cafe

Chi's Chinese Cuisine

Chiquita's

Chopping Block Steakhouse

Couch's Log Cabin Bar-B-Que

Crossroads Cafe and Catering

Dairy Dream

Daisy Queen

Dave's Place

DeVito's Restaurant

Doe's Eat Place

Dondie's White River Princess

Eunice's Country Cookin'

Frank's Hickory House BBQ

Fred's Fish House Mammoth Spring

Frontier Diner

Gadwall's Grill

George's Restaurant

Grandmas House Cafe

Granny's Kitchen

H.B.'s BAR-B-Q

Hamburger Station

Heards Country Market

Hugo's

Jerry Neel's Bar-B-Q & Catering

Jerry's Steakhouse

Jose's Bar and Grill

La Hacienda Benton

Lazzari Italian Oven

Leo's Greek Castle

Lindsey's Bar-B-Q & Hospitality House

Main Street Cafe

Mama Z's Cafe

Mammoth Orange Cafe

Marketplace Grill

Marlar's Cafeteria

Meacham's Family Restaurant

Mermaids Seafood Restaurant

Mexico Chiquito To Go in Little Rock

Mickey's CMB BBQ & Country Store

Midtown Billiards

Minute Man #14 El Dorado

Molly O'Brien's

Molly's Diner

Mt. Fuji Japanese Restaurant

Munchys Specialty Sandwiches

Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish

Old Post Bar-B-Q

Old South Restaurant

Original A Taste of Thai

Oyster Bar

Ozark Cafe

Pasquale's Tamales

Pinkey's Drive Inn

R. Landry's New Orleans Cafe

Ray's

Riverside Grocery & Catering

Rocky's Corner

Rod's Pizza Cellar

Serenity Farm Bread

Shangri La Resort

Sims Bar-B-Que

Skyline Cafe

South Park Restaurant

Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe

Steffey's Pizza


Proprietor of the Year

Finalist: Deluca's Pizzeria

Finalist: The Hive

Finalist: Pine Bluff Country Club

Finalist: Star of India

Finalist: Trio's Restaurant

21 West End

3B's Bar and Grill

67 Grill

Atlas The Restaurant

Big Poppa's BBQ

Bigg Butts BBQ

Bistro Bar & Grill

Bleu Monkey Grill

Bordinos Restaurant & Wine Bar

Boulevard Bread

Brave New Restaurant

Cafe Rue Orleans

Chef D Catering Services

Chow at One Eighteen

Ciao Baci

Daily Bread Cafe

Dave's Place

Elia's Mexican Grill

Fathead Pizza

Fish Nest Family Restaurant

Foghorn's Wings, Burgers & More!

Fox Ridge Luxury Senior Living

Graham Slam Bakery

Grotto Wood Fired Grill and Wine Cave

Hilton Garden Inn West Little Rock

Home Plate Cafe

In The Raw

Jamie's Local Flavor

Janssen's Restaurant

Jeff's Club House

Kasper's

Katherine's Cafe Amore

Kimmy's Kountry Kitchen

Kiss the Cook

La Terraza Rum & Lounge

Leverett Lounge

Loca Luna and Red Door

McClard's Bar-B-Q

MeMe's Twisted Potato

Mermaids Seafood Restaurant

Mona Lisa Cafe

Nomads

Ohio Club

Petit & Keet

Pupp's BBQ

Red Rooster Bake House

Reid's Hometown Barbecue

Ristorante Capeo

Rock Bottom BBQ

Roots Restaurant

Samantha's Tap Room & Wood Grill

Sandbar Grille

Saracen Casino Resort

Shirley's

Skinny J's and Eleanor's Pizzeria

Smackin' Wings and Things

Smoke House Restaurant

Sodexo Arkansas State University

Southern Dine

Steinhaus Keller


Food-Themed Event

Finalist: Arkansas Cornbread Festival

Finalist: Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival

Finalist: Magnolia Blossom Festival & World Championship Steak Cook-Off

Finalist: Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church Annual Spaghetti Dinner

Finalist: Tontitown Grape Festival

Finalist: WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP DUCK GUMBO COOKOFF

Arkansas Italian Food & Culture Festival

Blessed Sacrament Church Fall Festival

Diamond Chef Arkansas

Fayetteville Roots Festival

Herb Harvest Fall Festival and Lavish Herbal Feast

Historic Arkansas Museum's Nog-off

Jefferson County Fair

Main Street Food Truck Festival

MHS Chocolate Roll Contest and Festival

Soup Sunday


People's Choice

@ the Corner

2 Dudes Food Joint

3B’s Bar and Grill

500 Grill % Arkansas State Capitol

67 Grill

9th Street Grill

Adams Catfish Express & Catering

Ai Sushi & Grill

AJ’s Oyster House

Aji Ramen Bar

Al’s Barbecue

Alexa’s Creperie

Ali Baba Mediterranean Restaurant & Market

Allen’s Restaurant

Ameca Mexican Restaurant

American Artisans Eatery & Gallery

American Pie Pizza Little Rock

Amigo Loco Mexican Restaurant

Angie’s Hideaway

Angler’s Restaurant

Arena Sports Bar & Grill

Arrow’s Cafe and BBQ

At The Curb Food Truck & Catering

Atkinson’s Blue Diamond Cafe and Ice Cream Parlor

Augusta Grill

B A Burrito

B List Burger Bar

Bad To The Bone Pit BBQ

Bangie’s Trading Post

Beech Street Bistro

Big Banjo Pizza Parlor

Big Jake’s Bar-B-Que

Big Orange

Big Poppa’s BBQ

Big Red’s Feed Trough

Big Sexy Food

Big Show’s Catfish & Crawdads

Big Springs Trading Co.

Bigg Butts BBQ

Bistro Bar & Grill

Bite Me Bakery & Coffee Shop

Blacksheep BBQ Smokehouse & Grill

Bleu Monkey Grill

Blue House Bakery and Cafe

Blue Water Bayou Bistro

Bob & Wanda’s Wagon Wheel Restaurant

Bobbie D’s Southern Cuisine

Bocadillos Restaurant Tacos & Ice Cream

Bocca Italian Eatery & Pizzeria

Bombadil’s Cafe

Bone’s Chophouse of Hot Springs

Boudreaux’s Grill & Bar

Boulevard Bread

BowMcks Rolling Cuisine

Brangus Steakhouse

Brick House Grill

Brothers BBQ

Brown’s Catfish

Bubba’s Catfish-2-Go

BubbaLu’s

Buenos Aires Grill & Cafe

Buffalo Grill

Bulldog Restaurant

BullsDen BBQ & Catering

Burger Shack

Burntsugars Food Truck

Cabot Cafe and Cake Corner

Caddo Cafe

Cafe Bossa Nova

Cafe La Merienda

Cafe Rue Orleans

Capers

Capital Hotel Bar and Grill

Casa Lopez Mexican Grill

Catering By Scott Ray

Catfish Hole Fayetteville

Catfish Kitchen

Cathy’s Corner

Cattleman’s Steak House

Charlie’s Cafe

Cheesecake On Point!

Chefs

Chicken Den

Chow on the Square

Ciao Baci

Connie’s Cafe

Cooyons

Cotham’s In the City

Count Porkula BBQ

Country Girls Cafe

Cregeen’s Jonesboro

Crossroads Cafe and Catering

Daily Bread Cafe

Dairy King

Daisy Queen

Daisy’s Lunchbox Cafe and Bakery

Dan’s I-30 Diner

Dave’s Place

David’s Burgers Cabot

Debra’s Good Eats

Dee’s BBQ & Catfish

Deep South BBQ and More

Delta Q

Demo’s Barbecue and Smokehouse

Dixie Pig

Doe’s Eat Place

Don’s Steakhouse Walnut Ridge

Dondie’s White River Princess

Drip Drop Food Shop

Dusit Thai Cuisine

Eat My Catfish Benton

Eggsellent Cafe

El Mariachi Restaurante

El Paraiso Acapulco

El Sol Mexican Restaurant

El Sur Food Truck

El Torito

Elia’s Mexican Grill

Fat Bottomed Girl’s Cupcake Shoppe

Fat Daddy’s Bar-B-Que

Fatboy’s Killer BBQ

Feed Bin Cafe & Coffeehouse

Feltner’s Whatta-Burger

Fiesta Linda

Fiesty B’s Bar & Grill

Filling Station Restaurant

Fish Bowl At Millwood

Fish Nest Family Restaurant

Flossie’s Funnel Cakes

Flying Burger

Foodie’s Cafe & Catering

Four Quarter Bar

Fowler’s Cafe

Freeze Cream Arkansas

Fusion Asian Buffet

G’s Meaty Buns

Granny’s Grill & Family Diner

Grapevine Restaurant

Green Submarine

Grilled

Gusano’s Chicago-Style Pizzeria Fort Smith

Gusano’s Chicago-Style Pizzeria Rogers

Hard Luck Cafe

Harold’s Bar BQ & Catering

Haygood BBQ Concession & Catering

Heirloom at The 1907

Hillbilly Slim’s

Hillcrest Little Bakery

Hog Pen BBQ

Holly’s Country Cooking

Holy Smokes BBQ

Home Plate Cafe

Homer’s West

Hoots BBQ & Steaks

Hoppin’ John’s American Bistro

Hot Stone Pizza

Hugo’s

In The Raw

Ironhorse Barbeque & Steakhouse

J Paul’s Express

Jackie’s Mobile Cafe

Jackrabbit Dairy Bar

Janssen’s Lakefront Restaurant

Jim’s Razorback Pizza Bella Vista

Jimmy’s Diner

Jitterbug Coffeehouse

Johnny B’s Grill

Johnsville Country Store

Jose’s International Cafe

Jude’s Delight

Juicy Pig

K Hall & Sons Produce

Kasper’s

Katfish Kastle

Katherine’s Cafe Amore

Keeney’s Food Market

Kemuri

Kiech’s Redskin BBQ

King Burrito

King Fry’s

KJ’s Restaurant

Knight Fire Barbecue

Kountry Kitchen Grille

Kris & Sam’s Box Lunch and Cookie Store

La Carreta

La Hacienda Fayetteville

La Hacienda Little Rock

La Loma Grill

Larry’s Pizza Bryant

Larry’s Pizza Little Rock

Leo’s Greek Castle

Letty’s Mexican Restaurant

Leverett Lounge

Links at Chaffee Crossing

Little B’s Grill

Loca Luna

Local Lime Rogers

Lorado Grocery and Grill

Lost Creek Grill

Low Gap Cafe

Lucky Luke’s BBQ

Maddie’s Place

Mama Vee’s Southern Homestyle Cuisine

Mama’s Little Italy

Margo’s Catfish Diner & Grocery/Deli

Marketplace Grill

Mary P.O.P.S Mexican Restaurant

Meals for Moms

Mel’s Diner in Prairie Grove

Melinda’s Coffee Corner & Cafe

Meme’s Caribbean Flavour

MeMe’s Twisted Potato

Midtown Billiards

Mike’s Place

Minute Man #14 El Dorado

Mona Lisa Cafe

Moni’s Grill

Monte Ne Inn

Moonbroch Pub

Murry’s Restaurant

My Kitchen Table

Napoli’s Italian Restaurant

Natalie’s Cafe & Catering

Neighbor’s Mill Bakery & Cafe

Nellie B’s Bakery

NeNe’s Dishes

Nomads

North Bar

O. M. Greek

Omar’s Uptown

On The Go Food Truck and Catering

Open Season Sports Bar & Grill

Oscar’s Cafe

Outer Limits Food Truck

Parkview Pizza

Partovi’s Gyros & Falafel

Patio Lino

Patty’s Down the Road

Peggy Sue’s Place

Penjamo Restaurant

Penny’s Place

Peppermill Cafe & Grill

Pesto Cafe

Petit & Keet

Ph? Vi?tnam

Phil’s Family Restaurant

Pho and More

PJ’s Rainbow Cafe

PJ’s White River Lodge & River Run Restaurant

Po Boys-Po Boys

Poncho’s Mexican Restaurant

Postmasters Grill

Pruett’s Bar-B-Que & Catfish

Pupp’s BBQ

Que 49 Smokehouse

Ranch House Restaurant

Red Door

Red Rooster Bake House

Red’s Restaurant

Reid’s Hometown Barbecue

Rib Cage BBQ

Ricardo’s Cocina

Ridgewood Brothers BBQ

Ristorante Capeo

River Bottom Grill

River City Coffee

Rivertowne BBQ

Rock Bottom BBQ

Rock’s Place Steakhouse & Fine Foods

Rocky’s Corner

Roma Italian Restaurant

Roots Restaurant

Sai Thai & Japanese Steakhouse

Salsa’s Mexican Grill-Cantina

Samantha’s Tap Room & Wood Grill

SAUCED Barbeque & Brews

Second Hand Smoke

Senor Tequila

Shadrachs Coffee

Skylark Cafe

Smackin’ Wings and Things

Smoke House Restaurant

Smoke Shack Bar-B-Q

Smokin in Style BBQ

Smokin’ Buns

Smokin’ Rick’s BBQ

Smokin’ Taters BBQ

SO Restaurant-Bar

Southern Food Company

Southern Girls BBQ

Speakeasy Cafe

Spices Food Truck: Japanese Indonesian Grill

Spring River Draft House & Grill

Spud Doctors

Star of India

Steinhaus Keller

Stilwell’s Restaurant


Gone But Not Forgotten

Finalist: Browning's Mexican Grill

Finalist: Dairy Hollow House

Finalist: Habib's Cafe and Delicatessen

Finalist: Roy Fisher's Steak House

Finalist: Uncle John's

1620

Angels in the Park

Arkansas Burger Co.

Arthur's BBQ

Blue Bell Cafe & Country Store

Bob's Dairy Diner

Cajun's Wharf

Couch's Bar-B-Que

El Cena Casa

Facci's

Franke's Cafeteria

Joda's

Jones Cafe

King Wok

La Scala Italian Restaurant

Lake Center Grocery & Deli

Mary Maestri's Italiano Grillroom

Mrs. Miller's Chicken & Steak House

Ozark Mountain Smokehouse NWA

Paradise Grill

Perry's Truck Stop and Restaraunt

Shug's

Simply The Best Catering





Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Herb's Creamland

Hercules Dining Facility

Herman's Ribhouse

Homer's Restaurant

House of Lee Restaurant

Hugo's

Janssen's Lakefront Restaurant

Jerry Neel's Bar-B-Q & Catering

Jerry's Steakhouse

Jimmy's Drive-In

JJ's BBQ

Junction 166 Cafe

K Hall & Sons Produce

Kenda Drive-In

Kirby Restaurant

Krispy House

La Hacienda Mexican Restaurant

Leo's Greek Castle

Lindsey's Hospitality House

Lions Den Drive In

Luigi's Pizza & Pasta

Magnolia Bake Shop

Mama Z's Cafe

Mammoth Orange Cafe

Marlar's Cafeteria

Maumelle Country Club

Meacham's Family Restaurant

Midtown Billiards

Minute Man

Molly's Diner

Monte Ne Inn Chicken

Moore's Dairy Creme

Morrilton Drive Inn Restaurant

Ms. Lena's Pie Shop

Mt. Fuji Japanese Restaurant

Munchy's

Nick's Bar-B-Q & Catfish

Oscar's Cafe

Ozark Cafe

Paizi's Gyros

Pancho's Mexican Restaurant

Patrick's Restaurant

Pickens Store & Restaurant

Pine Bluff Country Club

Pizza Barn

PJ's White River Lodge & River Run Restaurant

Polar Freeze

Ray's

Renee's Restaurant

Rocky's Corner

Rods Pizza Cellar

Rogue's Manor Restaurant and Lodging

Salem Dairy Bar

Sims Bar-B-Que

Skipper's Restaurant

Steffey's Pizza

Stoby's

Stubby's BBQ

Sue N' Carol's Kitchen

Sue's Kitchen Express


Proprietor of the Year

Susie Powell

Marci Smith

Jeff Taylor

Jimmy Weisman

Neale Lawrence

Angela Kasper

Phyllis Parsons

Mark Abernathy

Forrest Catlett

Alix Meacham McDonald

Lisa Hackett

Natalie Cox

Mike Dampier

Mike Pettey

Omar Barry

Frank Sharp

Joe St. Columbia

Steve Reid

Eric and Brian Isaac

Cody Robertson

Adrianna Morrisette

Billy and Dana Waller

Chad and Jessica Gallagher

Janice Stroud

Carol Rodenroth


Food-Themed Event

Magnolia Blossom Festival and World Championship Steak Cook-Off

Main Street Food Truck Festival

Marshall High School Chocolate Roll Contestand Festival

Mountain View Arkansas Bean Fest and Outhouse races

Mt. Nebo Chicken Fry

Silent Sunday

Soup Sunday


People's Choice

Herman’s Rib House

Hobo Beef Shack

Hog Wild

HogWild Family Fun Center

Holly’s Country Cooking

Hollywood’s Café

Holy Smokes BBQ & Catering

Hoots BBQ & Steaks

Hugo's

In the Raw

Iron Skillet Restaurant

J & J Restaurant

J&S Italian Villa

Jackrabbit Dairy Bar

Java Primo

JB’s Speedy Burger

JoJo’s Catfish Wharf

Jones Bar-B-Q Diner

Jones Family Restaurant

Jose’s Bar and Grill

Jose’s Mexican Grill and Cantina

Jude’s Delight

Judy’s Drive In

K Hall & Sons Produce

Kasper’s

Keeney’s Food Market

Kennon’s Dairy Bar

Khana Indian Grill

King Burrito

Kiss the Cook

KJ’s Restaurant

Kob Jai Thai Restaurant

Kountry Kitchen Grille

Kream Kastle

KT’s Smokehouse BBQ and Catering

Large Mouth Pizza

Lassis Inn

Le Stick Nouveau

Leo’s Greek Castle

Let’s Eat

Letty's Mexican Restaurant

Little A’s Cafe

Local Lime

Lost Creek Grill

Lotta Bull BBQ Food Trailer

Lovelady’s Courthouse Cafe

Low Gap Cafe

Low Ivy Catering and Food Truck

Lucky Dragon Café

Mama K’s

Mama's Gyros Grill

Market One Eleven

McClard’s Var-B-Q Restaurant

Meacham's Family Restaurant

Megan’s Diner

Mel’s Diner

Mel's Hwy 10 Cafe

MeMe’s Twisted Potato

Mickey’s Smoked Meats & Deli

Mockingbird Kitchen

Momma’s Diner

Mona Lisa Café

Mong Dynasty

Monte Ne Inn Chicken

Morrison's Fried Pies

Mrs. Miller’s Chicken and Steak House

Ms. Punkin’s Creations

Mule Kick

Myrtie Mae’s Café

Naaman’s BBQ

Nachos Fine Authentic Mexican Cuisine

Natalie’s Cafe & Catering

Neighbor’s Mill Bakery & Café

NeNe’s Dishes

Nibbles Eatery

Nick’s Bar-B-Q & Catfish

Nima’s Pizza & More

Nomads

Noodles Italian Kitchen

North Bar

Oark General Store

Old South Restaurant

Ole Southern Smokehouse

Omar’s Uptown

On The Mark Sports Bar & Grill

Outer Limits Foods

Ozark Cafe

Ozark Mountain Grill

Papa Mike’s

Parkview Pizza

Patio Lino

PC Dugout

Pea Farm Bistro

Pesto Cafe

Petit & Keet

Pharmacy Barn

Phil's Family Restaraunt

Pho 85 Noodle House

Pho Vietnam Restaurant

Poblano’s Mexican Restaurant

Pookie’s Gourmet Popcorn

Pop’s Place

Popplo’s Pizza & Que Burgers

Prairie Market Tallgrass

Prestonrose Farm and Brewery

Pruitts Cafe

Pupp's BBQ

Que 49 Smokehouse

Quetzal Authentic Mexican Restaurant

R. Landrys New Orleans Café

Rabbit Ridge Farms

Razorback Ribs

Red Door Restaurant

Red’s Restaurant

Reid’s Hometown Barbecue

RibCrib BBQ & Grill

Ridgewood Brothers BBQ

River Grille Steakhouse

RJ’s Sports Grill And Bar

Rockin’ Pig Saloon Rogers

Rocky's Corner

Roll It! Frozen Cream

Roots

Roxanne's Novedades

Rub ’em Tender BBQ

Ryan’s Main Street Grill

Sam’s Southern Eatery & Seafood

San Miguel Mexican Grill & Bar

Sassy’s Barbecue and Grille

Sauced Bar and Oven

Sauced Barbeque & Brews

Señor José Grill

Serenity Farm Bread

Shannon's 24/7 Restaurant

Shrimpin’ Ain't Eazy

Silver Dollar Grill

Skylark Café

Smachs’ Kountryfied Cafe

Smile Bull

Smokin’ Bull

Smokin’ In Style BBQ, Inc.

Smokin’ Joe’s Ribhouse

Smokin’ Mills BBQ & Catering

Smokin’ Rick’s BBQ

SO Restaurant-Bar

South Park Restaurant

Southern Cravings & Catering

Southern Slice

Speakeasy Cafe & Coffee Bar

Spices Food Truck

Spud Doctors

Star of India

Starz Family Restaurant

Stonehouse at Chaffee Crossing


Gone But Not Forgotten

Homer & Martha's

Jacques and Suzanne

Jo Jo'S BBQ

Joda's

JR's

Juanita's

Mama Max's

Mom and Pop's

Mrs. Miller's Chicken & Steak House

Perry's Truck Stop and Restaurant

Pete's Place

Pig Pitt

Pruitt's Cafe

Restaurant on the Corner

Rocky Mountain Grill

Saigon Cuisine

Sawmill Depot Restaurant

Sergeant Major's Chicken

Smokey Joes

Spero's Restaurant





Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Herman’s Ribhouse

Hickory House Bar-B-Q

Irian’s Pizza

Jason’s Catfish Buffett

Jerry's Steakhouse

K Hall & Son’s Produce

Kennon’s Dairy Bar

Kenya’s

Lindsey Hospitality & Barbeque

The Lion’s Den Drive-In

Local Luna

Los Aztecas Mexican Restaurant

Low Gap Café

Mel’s Steaks and Catering

Memory Lane Cafe

Mexico Chiquito

Minit Shop-Oakhurst

Minute Man

Leslie shell station

Mona Lisa Café

Monte Ne Inn Chicken

Moore’s Dairy Crème

Neal’s Café

Oaklawn Jockey Club

Oark General Store

Old South Restaurant

Ole Southern Smokehouse

Ozark Café

The Parsonage 322

Paul’s Bakery Inc

Pea Farm Bistro

Peppermill Cafe & Grill

Phil’s Family Restaurant

Pine Bluff Country Club

Polar Freeze

Postmasters Grill

The Purple Cow Restaurant

Ray's

Razorback Ribs

Red Apple Inn & Country Club

Riverbend Restaurant

Rocky’s Corner

Seaton’s Scott Place

Seventh Street Market

Shangri La Resort

Sims BBQ

The Skillet Restaurant

Skyline Café

Smokin’ Rick’s Hickory House

Spudnut Shoppe

Steffey's Pizza

Stoby's

Sue 'N Carol's Kitchen


Proprietor of the Year

Kevin Hicks

Ryan Lewis

Bob and Flora Long

Petit & Keet

Greg and Teresa McClellan

Chris and Wendy McDonald

Buddy and Lori Merritt

Michael Dampier

Adrianna Morissette

John Myers

Rob Nelson

Jason Pannell Owens

Ben Parker and Jaye Vang

Louis Petit and Jim Keet

Steve Reid


Food-Themed Event

Hope Watermelon Festival

Hot Springs Chocolate Festival

Downtown Little Rock Partnership

MHS Chocolate Roll Contest and Festival

Nog-off


People's Choice

Herman's Ribhouse

Hoots

The House Of Mental

Hugo's

Hwy 10 Diner

Jason's Catfish

Johnson's Fish House & Diner

Jude’s Delight Food Truck

kBird

Keeney’s Food Market

Ko-Fields

Laddie Daddys' HillBilly Kitchen

Lake Erling Country Store

LaKens Soul Food

Lindsey Hospitality & Barbeque

Lotta Bull BBQ

Low Gap Café

Mama's Gyro's

Mel’s Diner

Mike’s Place

Minute Man

MJ’s Restaurant & Catering-to-Go

Natalie’s Cafe & Catering

Neal's Cafe

Neon Moon

Ole Sawmill Restaurant

Ole Sourthern Smokehouse

The Parsonage 322

Pasta Grill

Pea Farm Bistro

Petit & Keet

The Pizza Cafe

Postmasters Grill

Pure Joy Ice Cream

Rainbow Cafe

Rebels Smokehouse

Reid’s hometown BBQ

Renee's Cafe

Robertson Smokehouse

Rock-n-Java

Rocky's Corner

Samantha's Tap Room and Wood Grill

Serenity Farm Bread

Seventh Street Market

The Silver Dollar Grill

The Skillet Restaurant

Skylark Cafe

The Smokin' Bull

Smokin’ Taters BBQ

The Southern Table

Star Of India Restaurant & Bar


Gone But Not Forgotten

Hungry Man Restaurant

The Next Level Kitchen

Pier 27

Purity Barbeque

Sharecroppers





Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

K Hall and Sons

Mexico Chiquito

Monte Ne Chicken Inn Restaurant

Pickens Store and Restaurant

Presley's Drive In

Rocky’s Corner

Rod's Pizza Cellar

Sims Bar-B-Que

Stubby's Hik'ry Pit BAR-B-Q


Proprietor of the Year

James DeVito

Joe Cartwright

Judy Waller Breece

Justin Patterson

Katherine Eldridge

Loretta Tacker

Mario Torres

Mark Abernathy

Michael Dampier

Natalie Cox

Paul Wilson

Rob Nelson

Rodney Slane


Food-Themed Event

Main Street Food Truck Festival

Soup Sunday


People's Choice

Hog Pen BBQ

Honey Pies

Hoots BBQ, Bakery, Bar & Grill

Jerry Neel's BBQ

Josie's Steakhouse

Kin Folks B-B-Q

Le Stick Nouveau

Loblolly Creamery

Maddie's Place

Mel's Steaks and Catering

Mike's Place

Miss Anna's

MJ's Restaurant & Catering-to-Go

Mulan's

Natalie’s Cafe

Next Level Kitchen

Nima's Pizza

Omar's Uptown

One Eleven at the Capital Hotel

Pho Vietnam

Pho Vietnam

R&R's Curry Express

Renee's Cafe

Samantha's Tap Room and Wood Grill

Skylark Cafe

SugarDumplin's Cupcakes


Gone But Not Forgotten

Hotel Sam Peck

Irish Maid Donuts

King Pizza (the original)

LaScala

Mary Maestri's

Mary Maestri's

Minute Man restaurants

Olivers' Restaurant & Bar

Osborne Family Barbecues

Perry's Truck Stop and Restaraunt

Shadden's Barbecue

Sir Loin's Inn




Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Homer's, Little Rock

Keeney's Food Market, Malvern

Kin Folks Bar-B-Q, Mountain View

Lindsey's Hospitality, North Little Rock

Local Flavor Café, Eureka Springs

Mammoth Orange, Redfield

Mel's Diner, Mountain Home

Mexico Chiquito, Maumelle

Murry's Dinner Playhouse, Little Rock

Myrtie Mae's Café, Eureka Springs

Noodles Italian Kitchen, Fayetteville

P.J'S Rainbow Cafe, Mountain View

Pasquale's Tamales, Helena-West Helena

Skillet Restaurant, Mountain View

Skylark Cafe, Leslie

Skyline Cafe, Mena

Southern Girls BBQ, Pangburn


Proprietor of the Year

K. J. Zumwalt, Eureka Springs

Louis Williams, Hot Springs

Mary Beth Ringgold, Little Rock

Miles James, Springdale

Nori Menegaldo, Sherwood

Peter Brave, Little Rock

Robert Best, North Little Rock

Rodney Slane, Eureka Springs

Rosalia Monroe, Little Rock

Stephanos Mylonas, Little Rock


Food-Themed Event

Hot Springs Chili Cook Off

Little Italy's Spaghetti Dinner and Bazaar, Bigelow

Main Street Food Truck Festival, Little Rock


People's Choice

KJ's Caribe Restaurant & Cantina, Eureka Springs

La Hacienda, Benton

Le Stick Nouveau, Eureka Springs

Loca Luna, Little Rock

Lucy's Diner, Fort Smith

Mike's Place, Conway

Mylo Coffee Co., Little Rock

Next Level Kitchen, Hot Springs

Parkview Pizza, Flippin

Samantha's Tap Room & Wood Grill, Little Rock

Serenity Farm Bread, Leslie

Sparky's Roadhouse Cafe, Eureka Springs