Best of the Rock

At Rock City Eats, we’re in the business of reporting on and promoting Central Arkansas’ food scene. There really is a lot here to enjoy, and even the most mediocre local restaurant here does a better job than a vast majority of the chain restaurants that still dominate the landscape. …




In Staff Picks, each of us tells of our favorite foods around town. We each get three top picks, so if a dish falls on this list, you know it’s got to be good. In no particular order, here are our favorite salads in Little Rock (*and Hot Springs). Becca …




Summer often means extra kid time while they are out of school, which can wreak havoc on lunch plans for someone who loves good food. Throw a picky eater into the mix and you can easily get sucked into the eating at Chick-fil-a everyday hell. Even worse, most local restaurants …




I have been office-less for over 4 years now, one thing that is critical is finding a good space to meet people and change environments to get work done. My home office is fantastic, thanks to a recent upgrade, but I still find myself in frequent need of an external …




Every major city in the United States has something completely unique about its food scene, something that can’t be found anywhere else. These peculiarities are what give each food culture its vibrance and character. San Francisco wouldn’t be the same without sourdough bread. Santa Fe wouldn’t be as soulful without …




How can you say no to warm, gooey cheese atop a crunchy chip? Spicy, meaty, tangy or even plain, there’s no wrong way to cheese dip. Accept – there are some ways better than others. Next time you’re out and in the mood for that delectable dip check out the …




It’s that time of year again when everyone starts asking, “Where can we eat out on a local patio?” Whether you’re enjoying a drink with great views, grabbing a bite with friends, or just want to enjoy that unpredictable Arkansas weather from a landscaped perch, there are tons of great …




Ah karaoke night, the time for singers and tone-deaf music enthusiasts alike to come together over a beer and a celebratory round of “Friends In Low Places.” Whether you’re looking to dust off your wind pipes and give it a whirl or just trying to organize a group hang, we’ve …




The Fold Botanas & Bar: If you’re sensing a trend, it’s that Margaritas are always made better when enjoyed on a patio. The house marg is excellent, and is made with Lunazul Reposado. The best thing about the Fold besides the drink quality is the ability to customize. Choose from …




You’ve asked, so we delivered – a guide to Rock City’s quintessential dives. Before you start reading, however, let’s talk about what a dive is. While I can’t guarantee that I’ll check all of your boxes in this round-up of local offerings, I do want to say explain my criteria. …




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