Brew With a View

It’s not just the water bringing folks to Hot Springs each weekend.

For those wanting to have a beer and a good conversation, the Spa City is the place for just that.

Fisherman's Wharf in Hot Springs, Arkansas
Fisherman's Wharf

SIPPING BY THE LAKE SHORE

If you’ve just come from a day on the lake, pull right up to Back Porch Grill. Located on Lake Hamilton, This destination is a favorite of locals and visitors. Relax on the outdoor patio and as the sun sets on the lake. If you’re looking for a great cocktail, head upstairs to Martini’s On the Bay. Both establishments are sure to please.

Fisherman's Wharf is another favorite among folks in the area - particularly if you're looking for fresh seafood. With a menu that offers everything from oysters and steaks to burgers and salads - your group can fill their bellies while overlooking the lake. 

Looking for a pet-friendly patio for your four-legged friends? Sam's Pizza Pub is pleased to welcome them! Grab a slice and enjoy the sound of the waves. 

Dining on the Rolando's Patio
Rolando's Nuevo Latino Restaurante

DOWNTOWN DRINKS

The Craft Beer Cellar, located on Ouachita Avenue, has the largest craft beer selection with 24 on tap and 300 in store. For those looking to get away from the typical bar scene and have a nice conversation with friends and strangers over a good brew, Craft Beer Cellar offers just that. With a recently expanded outdoor seating, guests can take in a frosty pint while enjoying a view of Memorial Square (and perhaps, the Malco). With area master gardeners volunteering to keep the flowers in bloom, it's a gorgeous sight to behold!

For lively fare on a warm summer night, head over to Rolando’s Nuevo Latino Restaurante. With patio dining nestled in the trees, it’s the perfect place for catching up with friends while sipping on a refreshing beverage and Ecuadorian cuisine.

If you prefer to people watch while enjoying a margarita, Vina Morita — located in The Springs Hotel — offers airy outdoor dining with the occasional live music, adding to the ambience. Offering craft beers, sangria, wines and margaritas - Vina Morita also boasts custom outdoor tables with ice troughs to keep your bottles, pitchers and carafes cold.

Of course, no visit is complete without a stop by Superior Bathhouse Brewery! The only craft beer brewery located inside a national park, the Superior offers bench seating by its large street-facing windows. What better place to enjoy a cold beverage and some downtown people watching? 

There are plenty of places and events to enjoy a good brew, and it’s all right here in Hot Springs, Arkansas. For more information on these locations and more, visit: http://www.hotsprings.org/places/restaurants/