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Camellia Cafe

61 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2215
+1 251-928-4321
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options
61 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2215
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our mini weekend getaway, we had the pleasant experience of coming to this fancy but friendly restaurant with some delicious eats. A well-curated wine list, a selection of appetizers that made it hard to choose only one, a steak oscar with crabmeat and potato...More

Thank VeronicaC98
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a party if four and ordered the crab cake appetizer and it was soooo good made with a lot of tasty crab. Three of us had the snow grouper special and one of us had the duck breast all of it was so...More

Thank southerngirl01234
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The food was superb. Great seafood preparation, had the gulf grouper. My fellow diner had the steak and it was also cooked to perfection. Wait staff was on point; not too "hovery", but checking in, refilling wine glasses,making dessert suggestions. I love this type of...More

1  Thank ElsieB2
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Whenever possible to share a meal at Camelia, I am always reminded why it stays booked. The tomato salad and duck breast are my favorite things on the menu, but I have never had a bad meal there. They have changed the wine list and...More

Thank deechapman
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and atmosphere. You won't be disappointed. Great wine list too. Chef and proprietor Ryan Glass is first class!

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The selection is varied and utilizes the best of seasonal and local ingredients. Good wine selection. The wait staff is friendly, knowledgeable and attentive. There is a nice bar for having a drink and appetizer or for a single traveler to enjoy dinner. I was...More

Thank Shannon G
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The food is excellent here and the bartender, Tavvy, is the best. I had the scallops and creme brûlée. This cafe comes highly recommended.

Thank Geewhiz1349
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Camellia Cafe is our favorite restaurant in Fairhope. The atmosphere is great. Wait staff is always very attentive. And the food is always excellent! I enjoyed the duck breast and my wife had the flat iron steak. We always try to visit Camellias any time...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I've tried to recreate this salad, but just can't seem to make it as good as Camellia Cafe! Maybe one of the best things I've ever eaten. This place is a must!

Thank Rebecca Ann M
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Had been here at their soft opening and did not feel the food hit the mark. We were a party of eight and everone way impressed with the wonderful food, excellent staff and great service. It does get a little noisy but otherwise a great...More

Thank Weekenders36532
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Ann C
What days are you open and what are your hours?
16 December 2016|
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Response from Brenda R | Reviewed this property |
Camellia Cafe is open 5:30-10:00 Tuesday through Saturday and on special occasions such as Mother's Day for Sunday brunch.
dress code location menu
16 August 2016|
Response from Allen B | Reviewed this property |
Anything goes dress code, casual, southern dressy, business, business casual, casual-casual! Relaxed, but nice upscale ambience Downtown Fairhope-can't miss it! Changing menu, great chef, great seafood, beef and lots of... More
dress code location menu
16 August 2016|
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Response from rrosborn | Reviewed this property |
Dress code, you will see anything from business casual to dressy. The location is downtown Fairhope. The chef does a great job of keeping the menu new. The seafood will be whatever is in season, very fresh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2215
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-928-4321
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