The Bentonville location of restaurant chain Cracker Barrel Old Country Store has yet to celebrate its first birthday, but one thing is already clear — Benton County loves its Cracker Barrel.
Despite being open just eight months, sales at the restaurant at 2307 S.E. Walton Blvd. near Interstate 49 totaled $2.55 million in 2014, ranking second on the list of Bentonville’s top 10 restaurants.
That’s according to the 1 percent hotel-motel-restaurant, or “hamburger,” tax collected by the Bentonville Advertising & Promotion Commission. The tax is collected on prepared foods and non-alcoholic beverages.
The Bentonville location opened its doors to customers on April 28. And it’s important to note the tax collection totals do not reflect any items sold in the... [ MORE ]