Here is your guide to the best bars in Little Rock. If you are looking for craft beers, handcrafted cocktails, or vintage wine, you will find it all in Little Rock.

 


 

10931679_623805027748507_3388767084871982807_o109 & Co
Go here for: Carefully crafted cocktails in Little Rock’s own modern-day speakeasy
Don’t Miss: Main St. Sour, 109’s take on a sour cocktail, or any of the other locally named drinks
Good for: cocktails, bar food
Location – 109 Main Street, Little Rock, AR 72201.

DSC_1257The Pizzeria at Terry’s Finer Foods
Go here for: Carefully crafted cocktail list amidst local craft beer in a cozy space
Don’t Miss: The Grand Manhattan, a perfect take on the Manhattan, plus a reverse happy hour
Good for: Cocktails, wine, beer, bar food
Location – 5018 Kavanaugh Blvd, Little Rock, AR 72207. 

BartenderThe Fold
Go here for: Hand crafted cocktails with a taste of Mexico
Don’t Miss: A fiery Mule or juicy margarita in various flavors from the funky botanas bar.
Good for: cocktails, beer, bar food
Location – 3501 Old Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR 72202.

static1.squarespaceRaduno Brick Oven & Barroom
Go here for: Hand crafted cocktails and extensive craft beer draft list
Don’t Miss: Craft beer from around the US including local breweries, as well as seasonal cocktails such as the Dirty Blonde – a combination of tequila, Southern Star’s Bombshell Blonde Ale, fresh mint and lemon juice.
Good for: cocktails, craft beer, wine, bar food
Location – 1318 South Main Street, Little Rock, AR 72202.

locallimelogoLocal Lime
Go here for: Hand crafted cocktails along with tequila flights and margaritas
Don’t Miss: The house margarita walks the line on perfection by being both not too sweet and not too tart
Good for: Cocktails, beer, bar food
Location – 17809 Chenal Parkway F-105, Little Rock, AR 72223

Ristorante Capeo
Go here for: Extensive wine selection and full bar.
Don’t Miss: Specialty wine listings featuring rare and carefully curated wines.
Good for: Cocktails, beer, wine
Location: 425 Main St, North Little Rock, AR

1622624_607008549352840_891936572_nBig Orange
Go here for: Hand crafted cocktails plus a killer craft beer list
Don’t Miss: The newest beer, Lagunitas, or The Velvet Orange, a signature house cocktail
Good for: cocktails, craft beer, wine, bar food
Location – Big Orange Midtown – 207 N University Ave #100
Little Rock, AR 72205; Big Orange West –17809 Chenal Parkway G-101, Little Rock, AR 72223.

heights-tacoHeights Taco & Tamale
Go here for: Cocktails and craft beer in a family-friendly atmosphere
Don’t Miss: The locally adored frozen mojito
Good for: cocktails, craft beer, bar food
Location – Kavanaugh Boulevard, Little Rock, AR 72207.

Cache
Go here for: Cocktails and wine on the patio
Don’t Miss: Seasonal cocktails using fresh fruits
Good for: Cocktails, wine
Location –425 President Clinton Ave , Little Rock, AR

10405606_10152235124858763_4301231363166292307_nThe Pantry/The Pantry Crest
Go here for: Cocktails prepared with a touch of Eastern Europe, as well as a great craft beer draft list
Don’t Miss: The Czech 74, a punny take on the classic champagne-based French 75, made with Becherovka.
Good for: cocktails, craft beer, wine, bar food
Location – The Pantry – 11401 N Rodney Parham Rd Little Rock, AR, 72212; The Pantry Crest – 722 N Palm St, Little Rock, AR 72205.

SoMSouth on Main
Go here for: Carefully crafted cocktails
Don’t Miss: Refreshing takes on old classics or original creations such as the Sweet Potato Lemonade.
Good for: cocktails, wine, craft beer, music, bar food
Location – 1304 Main Street, Little Rock, AR 72202.

Samantha’s Tap Room
Go here for: Tap wine and beer
Don’t Miss: Any of their 32 beers or 20 wines on tap
Good for: beer, wine, and a relaxed atmosphere
Location – 322 Main St, Little Rock, AR

ciaobaciCiao Baci
Go here for: Creative cocktails in a romantic setting
Don’t Miss: The Vesper, a classic with sobieski vodka, gordon’s gin, lillet blanc with a twist.
Good for: Cocktails, wine, beer, bar food
Location – 605 Beechwood Street, Little Rock, AR 72205.

11088552_805391512863023_1809554410542030078_nOne Eleven at the Capital
Go here for: Cocktails and wine paired with award winning food.
Don’t Miss: The most exclusive wine list in the city.
Good for: Cocktails, wine, great food
Location – in the Capital Hotel, 111 W Markham St, Little Rock, AR 72201.

CBGCapital Bar & Grill
Go here for: Classic craft cocktails
Don’t Miss: Unique takes on mules including many seasonal options.
Good for: cocktails, wine, beer, bar food, music
Location – in the Capital Hotel, 111 W Markham St, Little Rock, AR 72201

zinZin Urban Wine & Beer Bar
Go here for: Wine and beer amidst a funky, unique vibe
Don’t Miss: Wine Wednesday in which the bar offers special tasting deals
Good for: wine, beer, bar snacks
Location – 300 River Market Avenue #1, Little Rock, AR 72201.

893008_661774607186596_471039706_oDugan’s Pub
Go here for: Traditional cocktails and beer amidst a traditional Irish pub atmosphere
Don’t Miss: Karaoke on Wednesdays or a chance to play darts while sipping a Guinness
Good for: cocktails, beer, bar food, watching the game
Location – 401 East 3rd Street, Little Rock, AR 72201.

735214_10151305320390138_1878636858_nCregeen’s Irish pub
Go here for: An extensive whiskey list that will remind you of Ireland
Don’t Miss: The whiskey, get it neat or in a drink, just be sure to get it
Good for: whiskey, beer, bar food
Location – 301 Main St, North Little Rock, AR 72114.

558118_10150628401126603_1652675336_nCrush Wine Bar
Go here for: Wine, obviously
Don’t Miss: Special wine tastings events, keep up with them from Crush’s Facebook.
Good for: Relaxing after a long day with a glass or 4.
Location – 318 N Main St, North Little Rock, AR 72114.

cajunsCajun’s Wharf
Go here for: Basic cocktails/beer with a bit more of a party scene than other places.
Don’t Miss: Play-de-do, Cajun’s sweet and fruity original cocktail.
Good for: beer, fruity drinks, music
Location – 2400 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, AR 72202.

btgBy The Glass
Go here for: A good glass of wine before dinner at one of Kavanaugh’s great restaurants
Don’t Miss: Extensive selection of wine by the glass
Good for: wine and relaxation
Location – 5713 Kavanaugh Boulevard, Little Rock, AR 72207.