If you enjoy eating out, Huntsville, Alabama is THE place to be. It doesn’t matter what type of food you’re in the mood for, you’re sure to find it in “The Rocket City.” So, whether it’s seafood, steaks, barbecue, burgers or Southern comfort food you’re craving, Huntsville has you covered.
Listed below are 11 different types of Huntsville restaurants. According to the popular review site
Yelp.com, these are some of Huntsville’s highest-rated restaurants.
1. Steakhouse - Connors Steak & Seafood
For amazing steaks in a relaxed setting, Connors Steak & Seafood is the perfect place to be. They're open for lunch and dinner, and their excellent service and great menu will keep you coming back for more. (345 The Bridge Street)
2. Seafood Restaurant - Wintzell's Oyster House
Seafood lovers all agree that Wintzell's Oyster House is the best place in Huntsville for delicious Gulf Coast seafood, especially oysters. At Wintzell's, the oysters are served up fried, stewed or nude, and they're some of the best you'll ever eat. Guaranteed! (5100 Sanderson Rd NW)
3. Mexican Restaurant - Bandito Burrito Co.
For nearly 30 years, Bandito Burrito Co. has been serving up the best Mexican food in Huntsville. Everything is made fresh daily using only the freshest ingredients. There's something on the menu for everyone. (3017 Governors Dr SW)
4. Burger Joint - Farm Burger
"The Rocket City" has some of the best burgers around, including those served up at Farm Burger - a grass-fed burger joint. These burgers are huge and delicious! (930 Bob Wallace Ave SW)
5. Italian Restaurant - Nick's Ristorante
This fine-dining establishment serves a variety of delicious Italian dishes, and their wine selection is enjoyed by many. The "Veal Parmesan" is wonderful! A definite must try! (10300 Bailey Cove Rd SE)
6. BBQ Joint - Gibson's Bar-B-Q
Since 1956, Gibson's Bar-B-Q has been serving up the finest barbecue in Huntsville. All of their meats are smoked daily, and their inviting atmosphere creates such a great dining experience. After one visit to Gibson's Bar-B-Q, you'll realize why it's a local favorite. (8412 Whitesburg Dr S)
7. Chinese Restaurant - China Taste
China Taste offers traditional Chinese fare in a casual setting. Everything is made to order, and the portions are huge. Not to mention, the prices are terrific! This Chinese restaurant is somewhat hidden, but once you find it, you'll realize the search was well worth it. (2900 Triana Blvd SW)
8. Best Homestyle Restaurant - Blue Plate Cafe
If you love homestyle cooking, look no further than the Blue Plate Cafe. This cafe's Southern dishes are prepared from family recipes that have been perfected over the years, so that right there should tell you that it's good. All three meals are served at the Blue Plate Cafe, and whatever you order, it's guaranteed to hit the spot! (3210 Governors Dr SW)
9. Pizzeria - Sam & Greg's Pizzeria, Gelateria
If you're a fan of pizza, it won't be long before you're a fan of Sam & Greg's Pizzeria, Gelateria. This pizzeria, which is located in downtown Huntsville, has a wide variety of pizzas and is one of the few places in the area that serves gelato. (119 North Side Square)
10. Cajun Restaurant - The Po-Boy Factory
If you can't make it to New Orleans for a delicious Cajun meal, this is the next best place. The Po-Boy Factory serves up the best Cajun dishes, including Po-boys, crawfish, jambalaya and so much more. (815 Andrew Jackson Way NE)
11. "All-Around" Diner - City Cafe Diner
If you're looking for a restaurant that serves a little bit of everything, City Cafe Diner is the place to be. Seafood, Italian cuisine and Southern comfort food are just a few examples of the many types of dishes they offer. And because they have such an extensive menu, there's something for everyone. City Cafe Diner also has many dessert options. Their cakes are amazing! Don't leave without trying a slice of one. (2003 Drake Ave SW)
Have you eaten at any of these highly-rated restaurants? Do you agree with this list? Share your thoughts with us! To find out why so many people are choosing to pack up and move to Huntsville, take a look at our previous article:
13 Reasons To Drop Everything And Move To This One Alabama City.
Stay tuned! We plan to feature the best restaurants in another Alabama city soon.