Dining April 02, 2017
The 10 Restaurants In Alabama Where You’ll Get The Most Bang For Your Buck
When eating out, who doesn’t love a good bargain? Luckily, Alabama is home to many affordable restaurants that offer a little bit of everything. Some of these restaurants are also well known for serving generous portions, which means you’ll be getting your money’s worth and then some.
Listed below are 10 restaurants in Alabama that are well known for serving large portions. If you visit one of these restaurants, you’re guaranteed to find something on the menu that’ll give you the most bang for your buck.
To learn more about each restaurant, including hours and menu items, simply click the highlighted link at the end of each description.
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1. Delta Blues Hot Tamales - Birmingham
Delta Blues Hot Tamales is "THE" place to go in Birmingham for delicious tamales. This restaurant's main specialty is Mississippi Delta Hot Tamales, but they have other menu items to choose from. What's truly special about Delta Blues Hot Tamales' menu is that it caters to people with food allergies. For more information about this restaurant, click
(1318 Cobb Ln)
2. Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q - Decatur
Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q is one of Alabama's top barbecue restaurants and is known for serving large portions. Be sure to save room for a slice of their delicious homemade pie. For more information about Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q, click
. (1715 6th Ave SE)
3. The Flying Harpoon - Gulf Shores
The Flying Harpoon is the perfect place to get delicious seafood while vacationing in Gulf Shores. This casual restaurant's menu isn't very extensive, but their portions are large. For more information about this seafood restaurant, click
. (112 Windmill Ridge Rd)
4. Cactus Flower Cafe - Dothan
Cactus Flower Cafe is a California-style Mexican restaurant that offers a variety of dishes made from family recipes. Their housemade desserts are scrumptious, so be sure to save room for one of those. For more information about Cactus Flower Cafe, click
. (5412 Montgomery Hwy)
5. The Bright Star - Bessemer
The Bright Star, Alabama's oldest family-owned restaurant, specializes in Greek-style steak and seafood. Their meals are large, so be sure to bring along a hearty appetite when you visit this historic restaurant. For more information about The Bright Star, click
. (304 N 19th St)
6. Viet Cuisine - Huntsville
Viet Cuisine is a popular Vietnamese restaurant that serves a variety of large, flavorful dishes in a modest setting. If you're a fan of Vietnamese cuisine, you'll love this place! For more information about Viet Cuisine, you can check out their Facebook Page
. (210 Jordan Ln NW)
7. The Hound - Auburn
The Hound is a family-owned restaurant that offers a variety of delicious American classics. Their famous Bison Burger is a must try! For more information about The Hound, click
(124 Tichenor Ave)
8. Claunch Cafe - Tuscumbia
Claunch Cafe, which is located near Tuscumbia, Alabama's Spring Park, specializes in Southern homestyle cooking. Their signature dish is the Pecan Chicken Salad Plate, and it's a must try. For more information about Claunch Cafe, you can check out their Facebook Page
. (400 S Main St)
9. The Avenue Pub - Tuscaloosa
The Avenue Pub offers a variety of dishes in a relaxed setting. Everything is cooked fresh and never frozen. Because The Avenue Pub's menu is constantly changing, be sure to check back often to see what new menu items they have. For more information about The Avenue Pub, click
. (405 23rd Ave)
10. Sunset Pointe - Fairhope
Sunset Pointe offers a dining experience like no other. During dinner, which is guaranteed to be delicious, you'll experience a stunning sunset overlooking Mobile Bay. For more information about Sunset Pointe, click
. (Fly Creek Marina, 831 N Section St)
What other restaurants in Alabama will give you the most bang for your buck? Let us know in the comments!
For a list of more great places to eat in Alabama, be sure to check out our previous article:
You Haven’t Lived Until You Try These 15 Mouthwatering Restaurants In Alabama.