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1502 N Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712-4138
+1 479-273-3303
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 14:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Freds Hickory Inn might have been really good at one time..Just is not anymore. Not very good cuts of meat, overcooked. Not very good service..Not remarkable at all..esp considering the prices. Fred has been an indulgent American steak place. My baked potato was small, and only had butter (I hope), bacon bits (not real)...that's it!! Like a Wendy's potato..only costing... More 

Thank Pnutp
Gladstone, Missouri, United States
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are into great food. This is a place you need to try. We had a fabulous dinner at Fred's. It is a great place for a date night. This place will impress your date. We had the Bar-B-Q. Being from the KC area we are very used to great Bar-B-Q. Their bar-b-q sauce if different than in KC.... More 

Thank Dick C
Frisco, United States
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a disappointment! We went for Easter Brunch but did not know it was buffet style. For 3 people, our bill was over $70 without tip. The scrambled eggs were good but the bacon was undercooked and almost raw in spots. The biscuits were hard and the French toast was soggy. My cousin had the overdone chicken and undercooked carrots.... More 

Thank Betty R
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant has been open for years, but new to us. Count us among the cheerleaders for Fred's. We browsed the website before our visit tonight. Gave us plenty of time to decide what we might want so we could completely enjoy dining experience. And we did! Highly recommend pork chop and salmon. Top notch, both done perfectly and large portions.... More 

Thank Barb K
Lowell, Arkansas
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fred's Hickory House has been extensively remodeled since a major fire three years ago. The parking lot is now paved and somewhat larger. We ate here this week and had a beef wrap featuring their trademark hickory smoked beef. Excellent..The beef came with a small dish of "barbeque sauce" that seemed to be about 60% vinegar. I mentioned the vinegar... More 

Thank dachinghwa
Rochester, Minnesota
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The folks at Fred's were very gracious as we arrived on a Saturday evening without a reservation. Still had room. Food was marvelous; wait staff accommodating and friendly. Only down-side was that the air temp was cold and we were sitting under a vent. Our food cooled off way too quickly. Other than that, a great place.

Thank Barry L
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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368 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My peers and I visited the Inn during a recent stay in Bentonville. This is a very nice place with a great feel. We enjoyed our server and the food. Food portions a re generous and the food is wonderful. I enjoyed our meal and would visit again in the future!!

Thank Kdawg282
Springdale, Arkansas
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282 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

It's nice that they take dinner reservations for four but make sure you give to live person as their message system didn't get picked up, only after not receiving a call back, 4 hours later we called to confirm and told they did make our reservation. We were able to schedule but make sure you get a live person. When... More 

Thank TravelingBoomers1946
Northwest Arkansas
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304 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

This place has been around for decades and has been taken over with new management that is definitely taking it to a new level! Food is great and the service is also very good! New GM is updating the website and wine list and will be even better! Will definitely be a regular diner here!

Thank Arkies10
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This was our first visit to Fred's since the renovations and it was for a special birthday dinner. We made reservations for a Friday night and we were running a little late. They called us after holding the table for five minutes and we were just parking. They were very gracious and just wanted to know that we were on... More 

Thank Ruth W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1502 N Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Bentonville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-273-3303

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