If you're looking for a great place to dine, SoMa offers a variety of dining establishments. Wake up with breakfast, meet for lunch, or enjoy a leisurely evening meal. A long established favorite place for casual business meetings at any time of day is Community Bakery. Recently Boulevard Bread Bakehouse and the Root Café opened to serve the morning and lunch crowds.
Community Bakery is your home away from home where you can cruise the net and enjoy great food, coffee and everything baked."
The Root Café
We have delicious burgers, bratwursts, sandwiches, soups, salads, pies, and pastries that feature fresh, seasonal ingredients sourced from small farms in the area. 100% of the meat and bread and most of the cheese and vegetables we use are locally grown or produced. We also offer locally-roasted coffees, homemade grape and apple sodas and ginger lemonade as well as the best of Arkansas beer and wine (coming soon). In addition, we host a range of activities from food preservation workshops and guest speakers to music events and art openings.
1500 S. Main St. • Little Rock, AR
Hours: Tuesday -Friday 7:00 am to 2:30 pm, Saturday 8:00 am to 3:30 pm
The Boulevard Bread Company
Boulevard Bread Company, founded in 1999, is dedicated to the art and craft of preparing world-class cuisine, artisan breads, European-style pastries, and authentic Italian-style coffee. We use only the best organic, seasonal, and locally grown products to support this endeavor. In addition, Boulevard Bread Company is committed to providing hard-to-find gourmet pantry items, artisan cheese, olives, and charcuterie to our customers.
Green is the Goal! Boulevard Bread Company is committed to being a "low-impact," environmentally friendly business! Toward that end, we buy everything from local sources when possible and support local farmers and sustainable agriculture. Most of our disposables are made from corn or potato by-products that are biodegradable and compostable. Our coffee is 100% fair trade and organic, we use earth-friendly cleaners, and we recycle glass, cardboard, aluminum, and plastics. Let's work together as a community to protect our land and our future.
1417 S. Main St. • Little Rock, AR
Hours: M-F 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Saturday 7 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Larry’s Pizza - Downtown
1122 Center St. • Little Rock, AR
Hours: M-F 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.
2415 Broadway St. • Little Rock, AR
Small batch, handcrafted ice cream and sweet treats. Our soda fountain serves ice cream, baked in-house waffle cones and herbal sodas, all made with local seasonal ingredients.
1423 South Main Street, Little Rock, AR (Inside The Green Corner Store)
Hours: Mon - Fri 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Midtown Billards has served patrons since 1940 and is a well-established neighborhood bar known for its fun atmosphere and late-night service. You haven’t truly experienced the Little Rock bar scene without having one of their award winning cheeseburgers.
1316 South Main Street, Little Rock, AR
Hours: Mon – Sun 3 p.m. -5 a.m.
South on Main
South on Main is a revolutionary cultural experience that brings the Oxford American magazine to life with the best food, literature, music and film of the South.eakers to music events and art openings.
1304 S. Main St. • Little Rock, AR
Hours: Lunch is served Mon- Friday 11 a.m. - 2:30p.m.; Dinner is served Tues- Sat 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.