We take eating very seriously here, so it’s no surprise there are several unique restaurants in Alabama that are sure to satisfy your taste buds while also giving you an incredible dining experience. Some of these restaurants may even be in your very own neighborhood. Let’s have a look at 10 very unique restaurants Alabama has to offer.
1.) Rattlesnake Saloon - Tuscumbia
Come and enjoy "cave dining" at its best! Rattlesnake Saloon is located at the opening of a small cave and can be enjoyed by the entire family. This restaurant's address is: 1292 Mount Mills Road,
Tuscumbia, AL 35674. Rattlesnake Saloon is closed November-January, so be sure to mark your calendar!
2.) 360 Grille - Florence
The 360 Grille is part of the Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa and is located atop the Renaissance Tower. This unique restaurant gives diners a beautiful view of the Tennessee River. 360 Grille is located at: 10 Hightower Place, Florence, AL 35630.
3.) Main Street Cafe - Madison
This unique cafe was once a jail that has been converted into the restaurant you see here. Here you can enjoy a delicious meal from an actual jail cell - complete with iron bars. Main Street Cafe is located at: 101 Main St.,
Madison, AL 35758.
4.) Lambert's Cafe - Foley
Lambert's Cafe is a popular tourist destination that's well-known for its "throwed" rolls. Servers will toss rolls to anyone who holds their hands up. Best thing of all, if you're good at catching, you can eat as many rolls as your heart desires. Lambert's Cafe is located at: 2981 S. McKenzie St.,
Foley, AL 36535.
5.) Mama Misitano's Italian Café - Boaz
This unique Italian cafe is also a gun shop. That's right! A gun shop! Mama Misitano's Italian Café is located at: 626 Bloodworth Road, Boaz, AL 35956.
6.) Red Barn Restaurant - Demopolis
If you've never dined in a barn, you can now. What was once used as a hay barn and a John Deere office is now one of the oldest restaurants in the area. Red Barn Restaurant offers delicious foods such as steaks, fried chicken, seafood and quail, and it's located at: 901 US HWY 80 E, Demopolis, AL 36732.
7.) The Vault Bakery Café - Hackleburg
In April 2011, a devastating F5 tornado demolished the small town of Hackleburg. The Bank of Hackleburg was one of the few buildings left standing. It has since been converted into The Vault Bakery Café - a very charming cafe. This unique cafe is located at: 323 Walker St., Hackleburg, AL 35564.
8.) Post Office Pies - Avondale/Birmingham
If you're ever in the Avondale area of Birmingham, come and enjoy delicious pizzas that are handmade here in an old converted post office. Post Office Pies is located at: 209 41st St. South,
Birmingham, AL 35222.
9.) Derailed Diner - Robertsdale
If you've never dined inside of a full-size train car, you can now. Derailed Diner offers a little something for everyone: a school bus counter, tailgate tables, and even a space-age drink filling station. This unique diner is located at: 27801 County Road 64 Ext, Robertsdale, AL 36567.
10.) Tip Top Grill - Hoover
You can enjoy a fantastic view from this unique restaurant that was once an old historic service station. Tip Top Grill is located at: 588 Shades Crest Road, Hoover, AL 35226.
Have you eaten at any of these unique restaurants? Do you have a unique restaurant in your neighborhood that you’d recommend to others?