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Purple Cow

1490 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6419
+1 501-625-7999
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
1490 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6419
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place never gets old! We stop everyone we come, and love the milkshakes! They have good hamburgers too!

Thank jopage23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in on a recommendation and I have to say, it was pretty good. Burgers were good, ice creme was better!! Nice restaurant to sit in and enjoy a quick bite.

Thank carloscD1282WE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love love loved it!! The milk shakes were awesome! And the phill sandwiches were great. This place loves up to its hype y'all. Neat diner feel. It's a local chain with only 3 locations

Thank shaun h
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Purple Cow is merely ok. The restaurant is cute and staff are very nice. Menu is fine with some more healthy options available if you like. The food itself was average. My burger was over cooked and dry. The dessert menu looked great and...More

Thank theoldmother
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We stopped here for lunch while visiting Hot Springs NP. The service was slow, but the food was good. I expect that the slow service was just our particular server, I saw other people getting moving along quicker than us. We ordered 3 kids meals...More

Thank randolphclan
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

They have a wide variety of American food and there milkshakes and malts were delicious. It is a 50's style dinner and is something fun and a new experience, I have never been to anything like this! If you love the color purple this is...More

Thank Bev C
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We have wanted to eat here every time we come to Hot Springs....this time we finally took the time to visit. Service was extremely slow and the restaurant was not busy at all. Once we received our food it was all hot and had excellent...More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

If you go here, you have to get a milkshake. They are wonderful. I got a purple vanilla shake(which taste the same as vanilla) and asked for Oreos. One of the best shakes ever. The burgers were alright.

Thank natewallace10
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch, after visiting Hot Springs. BLT was tasty, and a welcome change from hamburgers. Had to have a purple cow vanilla milkshake, it's purple and vanilla and very good. Great place for families with young kids, lots of choices.

Thank David A
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We always look for local places to eat while traveling. We found this place and thought it would be a great place for a quick lunch. There was a wait but it was prime lunch hours so it was no big deal. The staff was...More

Thank Ahlfieldfam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1490 Higdon Ferry Rd, Hot Springs, AR 71913-6419
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-625-7999
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