HOSPITALITY & DINING
Bentonville is the perfect place to find fine dining and southern comfort foods within a short distance. Whether you are looking for a quick bite, or a unique dining experience, Bentonville’s 150+ restaurants offer a variety of cuisine from around the world including Indian, Italian, Latin and everything in between! Downtown restaurants have been featured in magazines such as Food & Wine, bon appetit, Palate, Garden and Gun, Southern Living and Food Network Magazine. For a list of restaurants adding depth and quality to the Bentonville food scene, including a downloadable Dining Guide, check out Visit Bentonville, Downtown Bentonville, Inc. and the Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce.
Food Trucks are also very popular in Bentonville with the Keep on Truckin’ initiative that supports local food trucks by creating on the spot parties with live music to create an overall enjoyable food truck experience. These Food Truck events are a must. Don’t forget about Notes at Night too.
If you’re looking for a casual Saturday stroll, the Farmers Market is the perfect place, offering fresh and local produce, meats, dairy and baked goods. Handmade arts and crafts are also sold at Farmers Markets to promote buying local and the creativity of Bentonville residents. Various forms of payment are accepted, thus supporting the ease and relaxation of that Saturday stroll.
Also, the First Friday of every month the Bentonville Square transforms into an energetic community celebration with live music, outstanding food and family friendly social interactions and activities.