Dining At Skyline Cafe Is A Timeless Arkansas Tradition
For nearly 100 years, Skyline Cafe has been whipping up great food and even better memories to those traveling through Mena. As one of top 10 oldest restaurants in Arkansas, it isn’t surprising to see what has kept the eatery thriving for so long. Let’s stop for a bite and quick history lesson at this timeless dining tradition.
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What’s your earliest memory of the Skyline Cafe? Reminisce with us in the comments below!
Here’s the full list of the oldest restaurants in Arkansas, in case you were curious. But before you head to your next historic diner, take this nearby train ride for a fun little adventure in Mena.
Arkansas native, Carol Ann Carson, has written for OnlyInYourState for three years now. She resides in Western Arkansas' Mountain Frontier but calls NWA home as well. The graduate of University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, Carol Ann earned her B.A. in English and will soon be pursing her M.A. in Library Science. She loves exploring the trails around the Buffalo National River and has yet to find a waterfall that wasn't her favorite.
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