Alabama May 30, 2018
A Drive Through This Small Coastal Alabama Town Is A Dream Come True
Taking a drive through some of Alabama’s most charming small towns is one of the best ways to experience the state’s natural scenic beauty. One small town in particular that offers a lot of beautiful scenery and is perfect for an afternoon drive is Magnolia Springs. To learn all about Magnolia Springs, including why everyone should take a scenic drive through this small coastal town, take a look below.
Magnolia Springs, which is located in Baldwin County, is situated at the beginning of the beautiful Magnolia River. With less than 1,000 residents, it's one of Alabama's smallest towns.
Like most other small towns in Alabama, Magnolia Springs has one feature that sets it apart from other small towns across the state, and even country. This one feature is their mail delivery service. Magnolia Springs is the only town in the entire United States that offers year-round postal mail delivery service by water.
While driving through Magnolia Springs, you'll notice lots of natural scenic beauty, including the town's famous tunnel of trees that covers Oak Street. No trip to Magnolia Springs is complete without a drive down this beautiful, tree-lined street.
As you continue your drive through this coastal Alabama town, you'll also spot a variety of buildings that are full of Southern charm, including historic churches and...
When it comes time to stop and eat, Jesse's Restaurant is a great place to try. This casual-fine dining restaurant, which opened in 1999, serves both lunch and dinner. It also offers a kids menu, so be sure to bring along the entire family.
You can visit Jesse's Restaurant at 14770 Oak St., Magnolia Springs, AL 36555. You can views its website
here and its Facebook page
. Jesse's Restaurant serves lunch on Monday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It serves dinner on Monday through Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., and on Friday and Saturday from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Jesse's Restaurant is closed on Sunday.
From steaks and burgers, to seafood and pastas, there's something on the menu for everyone. Speaking of steaks, Jesse's Whiskey Steak (pictured) was included on the list "100 Dishes To Eat In Alabama Before You Die."
Don't forget to save room for dessert! The restaurant's famous Tiramisu (pictured) is a definite must-try.
If you wish to stay in town overnight, or even longer, you'll want to book a room at Magnolia Springs Bed & Breakfast. In addition to its delicious homemade breakfast, this charming bed and breakfast also offers great Southern hospitality.
Magnolia Springs Bed & Breakfast is located at 14469 Oak St., Magnolia Springs, AL 36555. For more information, including how to make a reservation, you can view the bed and breakfast's website
and its Facebook page
Have you ever taken a drive through Magnolia Springs, Alabama? If so, please share your experience with us.
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