Clarksville is set in the heart of Arkansas peach country. Its locals are big fans of peaches, and one of its restaurants celebrates the juicy fruit in a particularly unique manner.
On the downtown square, there’s a little storefront that’s been open since November 2010. The spot: Fat Dawgz BBQ and Something Sweet. The food? Excellent. The pie? Peanut butter.
There’s not a whole lot of room inside, just eight or nine tables and a counter to order at. The specials for the day are written on a chalkboard.
Fat Dawgz does two proprietary sauces, one
Grav likes the hot one on the Monster Melt, which is a long barbecue sandwich filled with your meat of choice (pork, beef or chicken), coleslaw, grilled onions and cheese. It’s true to its name and a hot mess, and hey, it’s great. He seems to think so, for sure.
Arkansas Pie: A Delicious Slice of the Natural State. Really, I did!
You’ll find Fat Dawgz BBQ and Something Sweet at 108 Fulton in downtown Clarksville. It’s open for lunch and dinner, Tuesday through Saturday nights. For more information, call (479) 754-2857 or check out the restaurant’s Facebook page.