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Gaston's White River Resort

1777 River Rd, Gaston's White River Resort, Lakeview, AR 72642-9039
+1 870-431-5202
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“trout” (28 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (8 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1777 River Rd, Gaston's White River Resort, Lakeview, AR 72642-9039
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

this is the perfect place to do great trout fishing while having all the amenities of home save one: there are no clocks anywhere in the rooms it's meant for you to relax and enjoy. many of the cabins have stone fireplaces and an endless...More

Thank joseph p
ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for the great review Joseph! We are glad that you enjoyed spending the holidays with us and hope that you have a wonderful 2018. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Excellent food. Huge variety on the menu and almost always have specials. They provide great service with a view of the White River that is unbelievable.

Thank Julie L
ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2017

Julie, thank you for leaving us a great review! We are pleased that you enjoyed our menu and the chef's dinner specials. We are blessed to have such a beautiful river for the backdrop. We hope you have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Gaston’s Resort with a 4400’ grass runway is a mandatory stop for any pilots. The runway is well maintained and avgas is available. The adjoining restaurant is excellent and there are cabins for overnight stays. The White River running beside the resort provides excellent trout...More

Thank LoveOzarks
ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review! We are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us, and hope to see you again soon. If we can ever be of service, just let us know.

Reviewed 17 December 2017

We recently ate at Gaston's for a late lunch while visiting the area on our last day and I regret we didn't visit on the first day so we could have gone back. The staff are the friendliest and most welcoming you could imagine, the...More

Thank Linda H
ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Linda, thank you so much for taking the time to tell us about your visit. We are pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience, and hope to see you again soon. We appreciate your review, and hope you have a Merry Christmas!

Reviewed 3 December 2017

Gaston's is located just south of the dam on Bull Shoals on the North bank of the White River. After we landed on the well maintained grass runway, we walk into the C store, and we were greeted by very friendly staff who pointed us...More

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ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for the review! We are delighted that you enjoyed your lunch with us, and glad you were able to take advantage of our airstrip. We apologize for the breakfast hours not being posted, and will look into adding that in the appropriate places....More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

After an absence of over two years, my wife and I ate at Gaston's again as members of a large birthday gathering. We were pleasantly surprised. I heard no complaints from any of the fourteen people in our party. Service was prompt, and the dinners...More

Thank Alan T
ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Alan, thank for you for the wonderful review. We brought in a new chef and restaurant manager just over a year and a half ago. Chef Rick has done a wonderful job with the quality of food, and training the servers. We appreciate your feedback,...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017

First visit. View of the White River is very impressive and virtually every table has line of sight to the lovely scenery. Everything about our lunch was just average. Hostess was distracted and seemed to go through a lot of steps just to seat us....More

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ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Mrs. Dagg, we appreciate your feedback. We just saw your husbands review on our facebook page too. We have addressed the issue you had with the salad boat to ensure it does not happen again. Do you recall who the over friendly server was? We...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Following a long avoidance, my Wife and I decided to give Gaston's another try, and we are very pleased to report we had a great experience. Our meal (grilled salmon and 'stuffed baked potato') was great and our server (Eva) was exceptional as well!More

Thank Connie N
ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Connie, thank you for the wonderful feedback. We hate that you were avoiding us, but glad to hear you came back! A little more than a year and half ago, we brought in a new chef and restaurant manager. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

They cooked our trout we had caught that afternoon and it was perfect. The fried and the pan seared were both delicious. I preferred the fried but my brother-in-law preferred the pan seared. The Jon boat salad bar was very good and fresh as well....More

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ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

We are glad we were able to prepare your fresh catch in a fashion that you both enjoyed. It sure is nice to have someone else cook your catch, and do the dishes afterwards! We appreciate your feedback!

Reviewed 26 September 2017

I had heard and visited the "location" before and toured it by car and had heard about it for years, well on Sept 17th on the 1st day of our trip to Bull Shoals State Park, we decided to dine there for lunch. It is...More

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ClintGaston, Owner at Gaston's White River Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We apologize that you weren't completely satisfied with you sandwich. Our executive chef and restaurant manager have addressed the issue, so that we can get it corrected. We appreciate your feedback! We hope you...More

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Tshindel
12 June 2017|
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Response from ClintGaston | Property representative |
Unfortunately, all of our cottages are booked for that weekend as of today. If you have any other dates in mind, please let us know. Call us at (870) 431-5202, if you have further questions. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1777 River Rd, Gaston's White River Resort, Lakeview, AR 72642-9039
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Lakeview
  • Phone Number: +1 870-431-5202
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