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Old South Restaurant

) #3 of 81 Restaurants in Russellville €€ - €€€ American,
1330 E Main St, Russellville, AR 72801-5323
+1 479-968-3789
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (12 reviews)
“prime rib” (7 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner
€€ - €€€
1330 E Main St, Russellville, AR 72801-5323
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stopped at the old south. it's back better than ever. Newly decorated services wonderful great food.

Thank Character2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I stopped in on a trip to Jasper to canoe. The food was really good and the service was great. I had the chicken fried steak and it was very good. Others in our group had the chicken tenders and it was...More

Thank rodneyf467
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't think there is anything on the menu that isn't good. Even the specials are really good. Great place for all three meals. Family owned.

Thank Murrlyjoe
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always get Old South Salad with Old South dressing and it is still delicious. My friends had hamburger, Reuben, and BLT. They all said their meal was delicious. Servers are the best. Husband had chicken fried steak on recent dinner meal visit and said...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If a return visit the next morning is an indication of how much we liked this restaurant, then consider this one a must do if you are in or passing through Russellville. Again, we found this spot via my favorite site, Tripadvisor, so they were...More

1  Thank Ed C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Old South in Russellville has been a "go to" restaurant for over half a century. With various management direction over recent years, the old landmark has seen its ups and downs. Enter the new ownership team of Dale (Father) and Zach Summit around late...More

Thank DNickqb7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for a home cooked meal. Prices okay. Everyone in our party enjoyed their food. Wait staff was very friendly and attentive. Filled with people, very busy, recommended by our hotel staff. Would stop again.

Thank roadtripfun2012
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Breakfast was great and cooked to order. Friendly staff great service. Very clean I would go here again.

Thank Crystal M
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We were staying at an RV Park this evening and drove into town for dinner. It had an interesting outside (kind of diner like), so we gave it a try. I had the Liver and Onions and loved it (that's right L&O, live with it)....More

Thank Al H
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the TripAdvisor recommendations. True, it is a 50's style diner. Music is also from that era. Ordered the chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, salad with their "famous" salad dressing. Salad dressing was mostly mayonnaise with a little bit more added. Not my cup...More

Thank NMMuggles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1330 E Main St, Russellville, AR 72801-5323
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Russellville
  • Phone Number: +1 479-968-3789
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