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Local Flavor

Time to eat! Discover the wide array of
dining options available near WBC.

Picked out your favorite college hangout yet?  Our area gives you a lot to choose from, ranging from the personality of locally owned diners to tried and true chain restaurants. Explore the many options, and don't be afraid to try something new. The discovery is half the fun!

Restaurants with a
Williams BLUE notation offer discounts to those with a valid ID from WBC.


Walnut Ridge/Hoxie

Map of Walnut Ridge Area Restaurants

Adriana's Mexican Restaurant
118 Abbey Road (formerly SW 2nd)
A Williams student favorite.
GOTTA TRY: Ranchero Special

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Art & Culture Frozen Yogurt &
Dark Side Coffeehouse
106 Abbey Road (formerly SW 2nd)
Ideal college hangout with coffee, latte, frozen yogurt and daily lunches.
GOTTA TRY: Frozen Lebowski, Storm Trooper

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Betty's Fish & Steakhouse
700 W Main
Locally owned restaurant featuring catfish and steaks.
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.


China Express
501 NW Hwy. 67B
Locally owned Chinese restaurant with buffet.
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Daylight Donuts
941 W Free St
Located just behind Lawrence Memorial Hospital, this is a popular local stop for morning goodies.

Don's Steakhouse
Adjacent to Walmart
Very popular local spot for steaks, catfish and burgers.
GOTTA TRY: Ribeye Steak, Catfish

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Heard's Market
2435 Hwy. 63
(Between Hoxie and Portia)
Heard's is worth the drive, with outstanding deli sandwiches and great burgers at lunchtime. But bring cash; they don't take plastic.
GOTTA TRY: Cheeseburger w/Pepper Jack


KFC
401 NW Hwy. 67B
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount on regularly priced menu items.

La Casita Grill
738 Hwy. 67 North
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

McDonald's
Hwy 67B North
Williams BLUE: Small French fries with purchase of sandwich for WBC students & staff.

Moni's Steakhouse & Grill
115 W Elm
Popular local spot for both breakfast and lunch, plus Friday night karaoke!
GOTTA TRY: Sunrise Special Breakfast, Plate Lunch Special

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Ole Hickory
Hwy. 67 S
Hoxie
Longtime barbeque establishment in Hoxie.
Williams BLUE: Free drink with meal for WBC students & staff.

Parachute Inn
Walnut Ridge Airport
Eat from the buffet or order from the menu, all while dining in a Boeing 737 fuselage.
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Pizza Den
Hwy. 67 S
Hoxie
A longstanding dining tradition for WBC students, Pizza Den specializes in pizza, poboy sandwiches and homemade chips.
GOTTA TRY: Pepper Steak Poboy, Homemade Chips

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Pizza Hut
Hwy. 67B
Williams BLUE: Medium 1 topping for $6.99, or large 1 topping for $8.99 for WBC students & staff.

Polar Freeze
Hwy. 67B
A Walnut Ridge legend, known for its barbeque sandwiches, burgers and milkshakes.
GOTTA TRY: Chocolate Malt, Fried Pickles

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Subway
3 locations:
Walnut Ridge Walmart
801 NW Texas St. in Hoxie
Hwy. 63 in Imboden
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.  
 








 

Pocahontas

Map of Pocahontas Area Restaurants

Bella Vita
102 W Everett
(On the Square)
Authentic Italian food in ample portions, located in downtown Pocahontas.
GOTTA TRY: Spaghetti & Meatballs


Brown's Barbeque & Catfish
4007 Hwy. 67 S
Great stop for barbeque and other home cooking specialties.
GOTTA TRY: Barbeque Burrito

Burger King
1604 Hwy. 67 S

China Star Super Buffet
2609 Hwy. 67 S
Locally owned Chinese restaurant noted for its large buffet.
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Don's Steakhouse
Adjacent to Walmart
Very popular local spot for steaks, catfish and burgers.
GOTTA TRY: Ribeye Steak, Catfish

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

El Acapulco
Hwy. 67 S
Adjacent to Walmart
Well known and popular local Mexican fare.
Williams BLUE: Free drink with meal for WBC students & staff.

Junction 166 Café
3071 U.S. 62
Popular local spot for breakfast and lunch, located west of Pocahontas on Hwy. 62.

Larry's Pizza
1803 Hwy. 67 S
Pizza buffet supplemented by regular visits from wait staff with the latest pies from the oven.
GOTTA TRY: Chicken Alfredo Pizza

Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

McDonald's
1504 Hwy 67 S
Williams BLUE: Small French fries with purchase of sandwich for WBC students & staff.

Pizza Hut
Hwy. 67 S
Williams BLUE: Medium 1 topping for $6.99, or large 1 topping for $8.99 for WBC students & staff. 

Queen House
1756 Highway 62 W
Locally owned Chinese buffet frequented by Williams students.

Rancho Bravo
726 Hwy. 67 S
Locally operated Mexican restaurant at the intersection of Highways 67 and 62.
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Shipley Donuts
2026 Hwy. 62 W
Convenient stop for pastries on the west side of Pocahontas.

Subway
1003 McQuay
Williams BLUE: 20% WBC discount.

Taco Casa
1141 Hwy. 62 W
Popular local spot known for a wide range of food, including steaks.

Wendy's
Hwy. 67 S
Williams BLUE: 10% WBC discount.

Map of Pocahontas Area Restaurants