Sunday, 29 November -0001
    Fried Zucchini ...  $8.00

"Pittsburgh Style" - long, thin slices of zucchini, lightly breaded and deep fried.  Served with Parmesan Cheese.

    Loaded Potato Latkes ...  $8.00

Six Crispy potato pancakes topped with melted cheddar, crunchy bacon, fresh tomatoes, sour cream, and chopped scallions. More than enough for two to share.

    Bruschetta ...  $6.00

Chopped tomatoes, marinated in balsamic vinegar, extra virgin olive oil, basil, red online, garlic and herbs and served with crostini.

    Lox and Cream Cheese Spread ...  $7.00

Delicious smoked salmon blended with cream cheese and served with homemade bagel chips.

    Homemade Potato Chips ...  $6.00

A basket of thinly sliced and deep-fried potatoes. Served with our homemade dill sauce.

Homemade Soups
    Chicken Noodle Soup ...  $3.50

Loaded with chicken, egg noodles, and vegetables. Even Grandma can’t make it this good.

    Matzo Ball Soup ...  $4.00

Our chicken noodle soup with a light and fluffy matzo ball. Extra matzo ball (only with a bowl) $1.50.

    Italian Wedding Soup ...  $4.00

A traditional soup served at Italian weddings. Chicken broth with small, homemade Italian meatballs, spinach, acini di pepe pasta and parmesan cheese.

    Soup Special  

Our chef's choice

(available September through May)
    River City Cobb ...  $11.00

Our version of a classic. Garden fresh greens mounded with chicken breast, chopped tomatoes, bacon, black olives, blue cheese crumbles, hard-boiled egg and our homemade croutons.

    Grilled Chicken Salad ...  $10.00

Grilled chicken breast atop a bed of greens, cheddar cheese, carrots, cucumber, tomatoes and black olives.

    Seasonal Salad  

Ask your server for details.

    Caesar Salad ...  $9.00

A bed of romaine topped with fresh Parmesan and our homemade croutons and blended with our House Caesar dressing.

    Greek Salad ...  $10.00

A bed of greens topped with chopped cucumbers, red onions, tomatoes, Kalamata olives, and feta cheese. Served with our lemon-vinaigrette dressing.

    Side Salad ...  $4.00

A smaller version of a tossed or Caesar Salad.

    Fried Chicken Salad ...  $12.00

Crispy panko chicken, french fries, cherry tomatoes, hard-boiled egg, and red onion over fresh greens with your choice of dressing.

Want some heat? Have it tossed in Carolina Reaper sauce!


Served with your choice of dressings: Ranch, Italian, Bleu Cheese, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Raspberry Vinaigrette, Thousand Island, Honey Dijon, Greek, or Caesar.

Add Grilled Chicken $4 | Add Fried Chicken $5 | Add Grilled Shrimp $7

Signature Salads
    Egg Salad ...  $9.00

You've never eaten egg salad this delicious! Chopped egg with a hint of onion, celery and dill, lightly seasoned and mixed with mayo.

    Traditional Chicken Salad ...  $9.00

Made with our delicious slow-poached chicken, delicately seasoned and tossed with red online, celery and mayo.

    Cranberry-Walnut Chicken Salad ...  $10.00

Our sweet and savory chicken salad, including perfectly seasoned chicken, Granny Smith apples, chopped walnuts, celery, dried cranberries and mayo.

    Shrimp Salad ...  $12.00

Succulent shrimp, steamed to perfection and tossed with the just-right amount of seasonings, celery and mayo.

    Trio Salad Platter ...  $15.00
  A scoop of Cranberry-Walnut Chicken, Traditional chicken salad, and egg salad. Substitute Shrimp Salad, $1.50 per scoop.


Have them as a sandwich on your choice of bread or as a platter with our homemade bagel chips. Served with your choice of coleslaw, potato salad, macaroni salad, cottage cheese, homemade chips, or fruit salad.

Substitute fries, potato latkes, fresh vegetable, or macaroni and cheese $1.00.

River City Platters
    Egg Salad ...  $7.00

You’ve never eaten egg salad this delicious! Chopped egg with a hint of onion, celery, and dill, lightly seasoned and mixed with mayonnaise.  Served with choice of side and housemade bagel chips.

    Shrimp Salad ...  $12.00

Succulent shrimp steamed to perfection and tossed with the perfect amount of seasonings, celery, and mayonnaise.  Served with choice of side and housemade bagel chips.

    Cranberry Walnut Chicken Salad ...  $10.00

Our sweet and savory chicken salad including perfectly seasoned chicken, granny smith apples, chopped walnuts, and dried cranberries.  Served with choice of side and housemade bagel chips.

    Chicken Salad ...  $8.50

Made with our delicious slow-poached chicken, delicately seasoned and tossed with red onion, celery, and mayonnaise.  Served with choice of side and housemade bagel chips.

    Trio Salad Platter ...  $15.00

Three scoops of our salads, (chicken, cranberry walnut chicken, egg, or tuna). Substitute shrimp salad for an additional $1.49/scoop.  Served with choice of side and housemade bagel chips.


A large scoop of our signature salads served on a lettuce leaf with sliced tomato and red onion. Includes your choice of cole slaw, potato salad, macaroni salad, cottage cheese, or fruit salad.

Deli Sandwiches
    Hot Corned Beef ...  $11.00
    Hot Pastrami ...  $11.50
    Roasted Turkey Breast ...  $9.00
    Ham and Cheese ...  $9.50
    Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato ...  $8.50
    Grilled Cheese ...  $8.50
    Roast Beef ...  $9.00
    Can't Decide? ...  $9.50
  Choose a cup of soup, half of a deli sandwich, or side tossed or Caesar salad. Pick Two.    

All of our deli sandwiches are served plain so you can build it your way. Please tell us if you'd like lettuce, tomato, mayo, and if you'd like your bread toasted or grilled.

Add cheese (American, Swiss, Provolone, Muenster, Cheddar, Pepper Jack) $1

Specialty Sandwiches
    Turkey Devonshire ...  $10.00

A Pittsburgh delicacy. Our juicy, low-roasted turkey, piled high on a slice of toast, topped with bacon, and smothered in a rich cheese béchamel sauce, and baked until bubbly.

    Reuben ...  $11.00

A classic of corned beef, sauerkraut, and Swiss cheese, grilled perfectly on rye bread, and topped with Thousand Island dressing.

    Rachel ...  $12.00

Same as a Reuben but with slow-roasted pastrami.

    Stacey ...  $11.00

Corned beef, Swiss cheese, cole slaw, and Thousand Island dressing on your choice of bread.
Substitute Pastrami $5.

    Turkey Reuben/ or Stacey ...  $11.00

Looking for a lighter alternative? Have the Reuben or Stacey made with turkey instead of corned beef.

    New Yorker ...  $26.00

A full pound of corned beef and pastrami topped with 4 slices of Swiss cheese and served on our thick-cut rye bread. You’ll feel like you’re sitting in the middle of Manhattan.

    “Boo” Hoagie ...  $11.00

Ham, turkey, salami and Provolone cheese, topped with lettuce and tomato on toasted Gambino bread with Italian dressing.

    River City Club ...  $10.00

Our slow-roasted turkey and ham topped with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo on two slices of your choice of bread.

    Pittsburgh Cheese Steak ...  $11.00

Our version of a traditional cheese steak made with thinly sliced roast beef, and topped with caramelized onions, sautéed mushrooms, provolone cheese, and mayo on crunchy bread. Add creamy cheddar béchamel sauce $1.

    Chicken Cordon Bleu ...  $11.00

A delicious combination of our fried chicken topped with thinly sliced ham, melted provolone cheese, and mayo, and served on toasted bun.

    Chicken Caprese ...  $11.00

Crispy fried chicken on top of sliced, marinated tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and pesto mayo on a toasted bun.

    Corned Beef Hash ...  $15.00

Not a sandwich, but still a specialty;  our famous corned beef, chopped and sauteed with onion and smashed potatoes. Topped with two eggs cooked your way. Served with choice of toast.

    Lox and Bagel ...  $13.00

Delicious smoked salmon and cream cheese piled high on your choice of a plain or everything bagel, served with tomato and red onion.


Our house-roasted meats are stuffed into your choices of bread (white, wheat, rye, sourdough, marble rye, gluten free, or bagel).

All specialty sandwiches include your choice of cole slaw, potato salad, macaroni salad, cottage cheese, homemade chips, or fruit salad.

Substitute fries, potato latkes, fresh vegetable, or macaroni and cheese for an additional $1.

Add cheese (American, Swiss, Provolone, Muenster, Cheddar, Pepper Jack) $1.

Over-stuff your sandwich for $6.

    Classic Burger ...  $10.00

A half-pound of ground beef, grilled to perfection and served on a large bun with French fries.   Add cheese $1. Add bacon, sautéed onions or mushrooms: $ 2

    Patty Melt ...  $11.00

A half-pound of ground beef, prepared to your liking with sautéed onions, aged Swiss cheese and mayo on grilled Zabar's rye bread. Served with homemade chips and dill sauce.

    Potato Salad ...  $3.00
    French Fries ...  $4.00
  Potato Latkes ...  $4.00
    Fresh Vegetable of The Day ...  $4.00
    Macaroni Salad ...  $3.00
    Cottage Cheese ...  $3.00
    Fruit Salad ...  $3.00
    Homemade Potato Chips ...  $3.00
    Toast ...  $3.00
    Side of Dill Sauce ...  $1.00
    Applesauce ...  $3.00
    Cole Slaw ...  $3.00
    Macaroni & Cheese ...  $4.00
    Bagel Chips ...  $2.00

Made from scratch daily.

    Key Lime Pie ...  $4.00

Tart and creamy, served with house-made kiwi glaze.

    New York Cheesecake ...  $6.50

Rich and creamy traditional New York style cheesecake. Enjoy it plain or add strawberry glaze and strawberries.

    Lemon Italian Cream Cake ...  $7.00

Layers of yellow cake filled with Italian lemon cream and finished with vanilla cake crumble and powdered sugar.

Kid's Meals
    Grilled Cheese ...  $5.00

Choice of cheese on Texas Toast.

    Kids Burger or Cheeseburger ...  $5.00

Quarter pound burger with or without cheese, served with choice of toppings.

    Macaroni & Cheese ...  $5.00

Spiral noodles with our cheesy béchamel sauce.

    Kids Deli Sandwich ...  $5.00

A kid-sized version of a turkey, ham, chicken salad, or egg salad sandwich on white or wheat bread.

    Kid’s Chicken Strips ...  $5.00

2 deep fried chicken strips served with choice of ranch of honey mustard dipping sauce.


For our guests 12 and under please. Served with choice of one side and kid's beverage.

    Fountain Drinks ...  $2.50

Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Mr. Pibb, Mellow Yellow, Lemonade, Power Ade.

    Iced Tea ...  $2.50

Sweet or Unsweetened (free refills)

    Hot Tea ...  $2.00
    Juices ...  $2.00

Orange, Apple, Cranberry (no refills)
Carafe $6.00

    Milk 2% ...  $2.00

(no refills)

    Coffee, Decaf ...  $2.50

Organic, free trade coffee.

    New Belgium’s Fat Tire ...  $3.50

Craft Beer

    New Belgium’s 1554 ...  $3.50

Craft Beer

    New Belgium’s Trippel ...  $3.50

Craft Beer

    New Belgium’s Ranger IPA ...  $3.50

Craft Beer

    Blue Moon ...  $3.50

Craft Beer

    Abita ...  $3.50

Craft Beer

    Red Stripe ...  $3.50

Imported Beer

    Heineken ...  $3.50

Imported Beer

    New Castle Brown Ale ...  $3.50

Imported Beer

    Stella Artois ...  $3.50

Imported Beer

    Stella Artois ...  $3.50

Imported Beer

    Michelob Ultra ...  $3.00

Domestic Beer

    Budweiser ...  $3.00

Domestic Beer

    Bud Light ...  $3.00

Domestic Beer

    Miller Lite ...  $3.00

Miller Light

    Coors Light ...  $3.00

Domestic Beer

    Coors Light ...  $3.00

Domestic Beer

        Glass Bottle
  Mini  Chardonnay – Kendall Jackson ...  $16.00  

White Wine

  Mini  Pinot Grigio – Cavit ...  $12.00  

White Wine

  Mini  Sauvignon Blanc – Kenwood ...  $14.00  

White Wine

  Mini  Pinot Noir – Kings Estate ...  $22.00  

Red Wine

  Mini  Cabernet Sauvegnon – J. Lohr ...  $15.00  

Red Wine

  Mini  Merlot – Francis Ford Coppola ...  $14.00  

Red Wine

    White Zinfandel – Beringer ...  $6.00 $16.00

White Wine

    Moscato – Barefoot Cellars ...  $7.00 $20.00

White Wine

    Chardonnay – Stone Cellar ...  $6.00 $16.00

White Wine

    Riesling – Anew ...  $7.00 $23.00

White Wine

    Pinot Noir – Estancia ...  $7.50 $21.00

Red Wine

    Merlot – Stone Cellar ...  $6.00 $16.00

Red Wine

    Cabernet Sauvignon – Stone Cellar ...  $6.00 $16.00

Red Wine

    Pinot Grigio – Barone Fini ...  $21.00

White Wine

    Chardonnay – DeLoach ...  $28.00

White Wine

    Malbec – Gascon ...  $22.00

Red Wine

    Cabernet Sauvignon – Robert Mondavi Private Selection ...  $20.00

Red Wine

    Prosecco – Lamarca ...  $22.00

Sparkling Wine

    Champagne – Wycliff ...  $8.00
    Chocolate Sparkling Wine – Chocolate Shop ...  $36.00
    River City Omelets or Scramble ...  $8.00

Three large eggs include your choice of cheese and served with toast, bagel, or biscuit and choice of home fries or potato latkes.

VEGGIES (.50 each):  Mushrooms, Onions, Spinach, Tomatoes, Black Olives

CHEESE:  American, Cheddar, Provolone, Swiss, Pepper Jack, or Muenster

MEATS ($1 each):  Bacon, Sausage, Ham, Salami

PREMIUM (1.25 each):  Asparagus, Feta Cheese, Lox, Corned Beef, Pastrami

    2 Eggs Any Style ...  $8.50

Two eggs cooked any style with toast, bagel, biscuit, choice of bacon or sausage links, and choice of home fries or potato latkes.

Side homemade sausage gravy $1.50.

    Corned Beef Hash ...  $15.00

Our famous corned beef pan-fried with crispy potato and sautéed onions. Served with two eggs and choice of toast.

Substitute Pastrami $3. Overstuff with Pastrami $6.

    French Toast ...  $11.00

Thich-cut Texas Toast soaked in house batter, grilled until golden and dusted with powdered sugar. Served with choice of fresh fruit, bacon, sausage links.

Add side potato latkes or home fries $3. Add two eggs $3.50.

    Smoked Salmon Platter ...  $18.00

Cold-smoked (hickory) salmon served with capers, red onion, fresh tomato, hard-boiled egg, cream cheese, and choice of everything or plain bagel.

    Eggs and Waffles ...  $13.00

Two eggs any style, bacon or sausage links, choice of home fries or potato latkes, and a crispy Belgian waffle.
Add Another Belgian Waffle $6

    Mum's Plate ...  $11.00

Egg white omelet with spinach, tomato, and feat cheese. Served with choice of toast and fresh fruit.

    The Benedicts  

Poached eggs atop toasted English muffin topped with house-made hollandaise. Served with fresh fruit and choice of home fries or potato latkes. Add asparagus with hollandaise $3.

Classic With Grilled Ham $11

Deli-Style, Corned Beef or Pastrami $13

Cold-Smoked Salmon $14

Maryland Blue Crab Served with grilled asparagus $20

Florentine $11


Saturday and Sunday only

Brunch Sides
    Biscuits and Gravy ...  $3.50
    Home Fries ...  $3.00
    Potato Latkes ...  $3.00
    Fresh Fruit ...  $3.00
    Bacon or Sausage Links ...  $3.00
    Grilled Asparagus ...  $3.00
    Toast ...  $2.00

Rye, Marbke Rye, Sourdough, White, Wheat, Texas Toast, Plain or Everything Bagel.

    Gluten-Free Toast ...  $3.00
    Belgian Waffle ...  $6.00
    One Egg ...  $1.75
    Extra Hollandaise ...  $1.50

Saturday and Sunday only

Brunch Cocktails
    Mimosa or Pointsettia ...  $4.00

Champagne with Orange or Cranberry Juice

    Sangria ...  $10.00

Red or White with fresh fruit Carafe

    Specialty Wine Cocktail ...  $6.00

Ask your server for details

    "Build Your Own" ...  $16.00

A bottle of champagne and carafe of orange or cranberry juice.


Saturday and Sunday only



Contact Us

River City Bistro

7320 Rogers Avenue, #7

Fort Smith, AR 72903

Phone: (479) 434-6474


About Us

River City Deli is nestled in the heart of Fort Smith, Arkansas. We feature house roasted meats, freshly baked bread, homemade soups, and delicious entrees.

We want our guests to feel like family. We achieve this goal by providing the highest quality food and unparalleled customer service.

Hours: 11:00 AM TO 8:00 PM Monday - Thursday, 11:00 AM TO 9:00 PM Friday, 10:00 AM TO 9:00 PM Saturday and 10:00 AM TO 8:00 PM Sunday.