Our Story

Southern Eats was founded by AL McClurge, whose family hails from a small country town in Helena, Arkansas. Inspired by his roots, AL prides himself on going the extra mile in flavor and southern restaurant hospitality. Our food is cooked fresh and from scratch with recipes that are tried and true. Southern Eats is a restaurant where customers can enjoy a refreshing cocktail and a good ol' southern meal of seafood favorites, fried chicken platters and more! Make yourself at home at Southern Eats in Arlington, Texas, where the secret ingredient is authentic soul.