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Fisherman's Wharf

5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
+1 501-525-7437
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“grouper” (67 reviews)
“broccoli salad” (29 reviews)
“raw oysters” (14 reviews)
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5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good seafood at a reasonable price. Not the fanciest, and not the cleanest. Careful in the bathroom, wet floor. Staff was friendly, some set around on their phones. Others worked their butt off. Management needs some attention. Seven of us ate. No complaint. Hot and...More

Thank Hummer1973
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Service was very attentive, food was ordered and arrived quickly, but not feeling rushed. Everything was fresh and flavorful. Will definitely be going back.

Thank Richieharris
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for the first time while in Hot Springs. We ordered the fried catfish sandwich and grilled salmon and they were both delicious! This restaurant had a great atmosphere and view over looking the lake! This is the best restaurant...More

Thank travelingwithjd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our service last evening was fabulous. We usually receive good service at this restaurant; however, last night's service was amazing. It was a Friday night at 6:30 and it was a packed house with people waiting 30 minutes for a table. We were seated at...More

Thank cruise33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place! People keep saying oh it’s a tourist spot but I didn’t feel that way at all. Everything we got was great the hush puppies were good the crab legs are great the shrimp is great the salads are great. Everything was really...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grouper Oscar was really good. It seemed a little small, but was very rich with the crab topper. The service was prompt and friendly. The restaurant overlooks the lake...so the views are nice....

Thank mavericktravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here several times over the last year and Fisherman's Wharf is consistently good. Service is good and fast. Food is fresh and tasty. This time enjoyed the grouper sandwich and the grilled shrimp tacos. Both very good. Our visits here have always been...More

Thank luasmith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent sometime in Hot Springs and enjoyed this restaurant early in the trip. Later in the week I decided to return on my last night in town. I arrived at 7:00 on a Tuesday evening. The lights were on and the door open but upon...More

1  Thank High-Dry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been here before and the food was so good we decided to come again. Our waitress was friendly and very accommodating. Our food was excellent as always. I’m sure there are other restaurants in town that are good but Fisherman’s Wharf has great steak...More

Thank RichardWendel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place accidentally. Glad we did. Service was outstanding, the food even better. You can sit inside or outside right on the water. Comfortable and inviting. Parking is easy and free too. They take credit/debit cards and have a full bar. We go...More

Thank Jaine L
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18 February 2018|
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
It is very good!! They do enough business that it might be flown in daily, but I do not know. Having been to coast in Sept I doubt it is fresh daily, but could also be difference in cooking!! Wish I knew for sure!! I would... More
Russell S
16 April 2017|
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Response from Glenn C | Reviewed this property |
Menu looks good to me as is.
14 January 2017|
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Response from Michelle B | Property representative |
No I apologize but everything is first come first serve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71913-9301
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Hot Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 501-525-7437
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Come see us at Fisherman's Wharf on the beautiful Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, AR! We are a locally, family owned company and opened in May of 2001. We have indoor seating with huge beautiful windows overlooking the lake and our outdoor seating is picnic benches right on the water! We also have pleanty of wildlife such as geese, ducks, turtles and catfish waiting for the patrons and children that enjoy feeding them! The animals also provide wonderful entertainment while waiting on your food to be served. We strive to achieve a high standard in our quality of food and service. We love all of our locals coming back to see us every week and enjoy visiting with all the tourists that come in to see the beauty of the Natural State.
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