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7903 N Highway 7, Jessieville, AR 71949-8426
+1 501-984-5619
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Danville, Georgia
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131 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommended by a local character, we drove out scenic Hwy 7 to Jessieville for dining at the shack. We were pleasantly surprised by the great burger, fries, and onion rings. Wait staff made us feel like family. We are going back this week for their famous catfish dinner. Only 4 miles north of Hot Springs Village village and less than... More 

Thank David M
Munford, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Love the family atmosphere here!! The food is ultimate comfort food for any southerner! The burgers are juicy, catfish is perfectly cooked, all the sides are awesome. Don't forget the milkshakes and malts!

Thank Emily R
Opelousas, Louisiana, United States
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every year on vacation. The Shack is one of our traditions. Catfish and desserts!! My girls love the Fritos pie

Thank Michelle N
Memphis, Tennessee
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413 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

For over 30 years The Shack has been serving up consistently good food. Menu is loaded with over 30 choices! Complete with Shakes / Sundaes / Ice Cream / Sweet Tea / Homemade Pies / Fried Pies / I liked that Salad was offered with the Farm-Raised Catfish, instead of Fries. Catfish was lightly battered & fried golden brown, as... More 

Thank ChanEvan
Sedona, Arizona
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425 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 479 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Other than the great Italian restaurant just outside the West Gate of Hot Springs Village, 'The Shack' is probably the best place to eat in the entire area! It was recommended by one of the 'locals' who owns an antique store. It is a very busy mid-priced Americana restaurant with diner-like offerings such as homemade fresh ground hamburgers/ cheeseburgers, french... More 

Thank WorldSprinter18
Conroe, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after it was suggested by a volunteer at the Ouachita Nat'l Forest Visitor Center / Ranger Station. They offer burgers, catfish, chicken fried steak etc... This is definitely a local favorite and we now know why. The staff was very friendly, service was outstanding, food was hot and delicious and very reasonably priced. Burgers are made... More 

Thank squatchhater
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Good hamburger and sweet tea. On Hwy 7 north of Hot Springs Village. Family owned. Across road from Jessieville schools so it can be crowded prior to sporting events

Thank Sylvia G
Magazine, Arkansas
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

If you're traveling Highway 7 to or from Hot Springs, Jessieville might seem like too close to make a stop. It's not. The Shack, located directly across the street from the school, has a charm that makes it worth the stop, even if you do have to access the bathrooms from the outside. The food is simply outstanding. The four... More 

Thank Glenn P
fort smith ar
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59 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Stopped on my way home from Hot Springs, really crowded with a school bus full of cheerlears and pom squad. Sat at the counter, ordered and figured it would take forever, but not all that long. Burger was prett good, bun could have been toasted to make it better. Onion Rings were good, Chocolate Shake was great. They worked thru... More 

Thank markgs72901
Zachary, Louisiana
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We love this little country restaurant . It's not far from Ron Coleman quartz mining . The food is priced well and the food is good.

Thank rebecca2005

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7903 N Highway 7, Jessieville, AR 71949-8426
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Jessieville
  • Phone Number: +1 501-984-5619

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