Local Restaurants & Coffee Shops
Ari's Little Italy
An absolute treat, wonderful dining experience, a great environment and a must do if you are in Mena - located on North US 71. Open Sundays too - Fine Italian dining - Ari's Little Italy
The Ouachitas - our local brewery! - great beer, coffee and magically good pizza!
A spectacular local treat created by our very own Derek Campbell. Derek is a Mena native who spent time in Seattle crafting his brand of brews so that he could bring it home to Mena and share it with us and as well as the thousands of people who visit Mena annually! Things you don't want to miss in Mena - Their PIZZA & beer! - The Ouachitas
Jerry's Fish Camp
Is there really any way to beat a fish camp? I mean really!? Jerry's Fish Camp
A local fave that you MUST try! Coffee, sandwiches, soups/salads - Sherwood Bistro
Chicollo's Food Emporium
Another local fave that you MUST try! Serving a wide variety of favorites - Chicollo's Food Emporium
Papa Pablanos is among our personal favorites in Mena! Our favorite dish is the chicken or beef fajitas.
La Villa is definitely a strong contender in the local Mexican food category. Our favorite dish here is the Ranchero Special (any variety of that dish)
A wonderful and unique eatery and art gallery. Located on Main Street, American Artisans is the home of the chicken melt sandwich that is to die for!
Suzy Q's Sweet Creams & Coffee
A "must do" coffee shop located on Main Street! Check it out at Suzy Q's Coffee Sweet Creams & Coffee.
The Skyline Café
The Skyline Café is a favorite among locals and travelers. It has been an icon of restaurants in Mena for many many years. It has been in business since 1922.
The Branding Iron
There is a fantastic steak to be had at The Branding Iron !