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Whistle Stop BBQ

2030 Benton St, Searcy, AR 72143-6904
+1 501-305-4227
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“pulled pork” (12 reviews)
“potato salad” (8 reviews)
“catfish” (20 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
2030 Benton St, Searcy, AR 72143-6904
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

It's a great place to take the family. Great barbque and catfish. Wish the hush puppies were fresh homemade not frozen.

Thank Leane R
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Use to love eating here. Last few times food wasn't as good. Last BBQ I got was mostly bun and very dry. Looked like it was what was let in the bottom of the pan and said good enough. Never eat there again...

Thank briandavis34ty
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I am relieved and excited to say that even though Whistle Stop has moved locations, the food is STILL fabulous ! And they've added some really yummy hamburgers. Its still the best barbecue in town ! Be sure and try the ribs, they're the best...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Nice family-style diner. Large portions of good food; friendly servers. Especially enjoyed purple hulled peas, which we had never heard of before.

Thank dogwoodnc2018
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Whistle Stop is one of the go-to restaurants in the area. Family friendly, quality food, and good service. If you like fried pies, get ‘em while they’re hot. Delicious!!!

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Four of us all had the bbq pulled pork sandwiches. It was delicious! No chunks of fatty meat like most restaurants. Save room for a fried chocolate pie! The servers were fast and friendly! Our first visit but we will definitely go back!

Thank Dream98217
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This was by far the worst restaurant Ive ever ate at in my life. There was no air conditioning in this place and even their fans were broke and when its 98 degrees, ac matters. food was terrible and everyones food was cold. the amount...More

3  Thank honeybadge991
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Everything on the menu is fresh and good. Try the potato casserole! The Barbecue is excellent as well.

Thank Nenahog
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

The hamburgers, pulled pork and sweet potato fries are my favorites. They also have amazing fried pies. Chocolate is the best! I would give it 5 stars if I weren’t afraid the boats and other items suspended from the ceiling were going to crush me.

Thank Kristi T
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We like to go as the menu has something for everyone. The staff is so nice. Lots of parking and easy to find just off BeebeCapps

Thank MjAll
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2030 Benton St, Searcy, AR 72143-6904
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Searcy
  • Phone Number: +1 501-305-4227
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