Franke's Cafeteria

Arkansas's Oldest Restaurant | Family Owned and Operated Since 1919


Come experience our award winning southern home cooking! See why Franke’s is recognized year after year by the readers of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and the Arkansas Times as #1 in Best Home Cooking/Best Cafeteria/Best Family Restaurant/Best Healthy Eating/and Best Plate Lunch among others.

We have something for everyone: a Regular (a la carte) Plate for the more hearty appetites, a Lite Plate, for the value and quantity conscience, a Veggie/Salad Plate for the veggie lovers, and A Child’s Plate for kids under 12 (complete with helium filled balloon), You may choose to get your food to go, or dine in one of our beautifully appointed dining rooms. Either way, the Franke family and their staff is at your service!