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Panini Pete's Cafe & Bakeshoppe

42 1/2 S Section St Ste 2, Fairhope, AL 36532-2225
+1 251-929-0122
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (102 reviews)
“beignets” (147 reviews)
“paninis” (73 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
11:00 - 14:30All hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
42 1/2 S Section St Ste 2, Fairhope, AL 36532-2225
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful breakfast. Cant wait to go back. We had the bacon egg cheese beignet. Oh my!!! Everything looked wonderful on the menu.

Thank LaRue W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since I'm a certified geezer, cicling the drain, my wife printed an apropos food article called, "Lower Alabama's 19 Burgers to Eat Before You Die." I think that may have been a subtle hint.... Without realizing it, we have already eaten at 4 of the...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a local,this is one of the best places to eat in Fairhope.Excellent food and charming place and atmosphere.Eat outside in our quaint French Quarter.You will not be disappointed.

Thank modnancy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful meal and overall experience. Service was prompt, friendly and courteous. Restaurant has been reviewed previously on Triple D by Guy Fieri. Is very busy at times.

Thank jefhos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Again visited this little unique restaurant, tucked away in an alleyway, with an entrance off 2 different streets. Famous for its sweets, beignets etc, I particularly like its salads, especially the smoked turkey! Just my choice because they have a wide range of pinini sandwiches...More

Thank OleMustang
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

salads, paninis, beignets and other fun menu offerings; waitress was brusque and not what you would expect at all for southern hospitality; rude waitress

Thank covingtonLouisiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a regular follower of Diners, Drive-ins and Dives and thus I was pleasantly surprised to see that they had stopped by Panini Pete's also. The turkey sandwich was one of the recommended ones and while doubting between turkey and beef I went with...More

Thank AvdV80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Panini Pete's for breakfast beignets and it was so good! We sat in the little green house building since we had a decent sized group, which a cute little spot. They weren't able to bring all of the food out for our...More

Thank CaseyH_01
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Pete's for coffee and beignets while walking around the downtown. Pete's sits in a courtyard and has plenty of outdoor seating. It's a nice setting for coffee and beignets and there were plenty of others having lunch. The beignets were really good,...More

Thank Darrell T C
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Sit in the courtyard and enjoy a delicious breakfast sandwich with some beignets Great way to start the day!

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
John B
Are beignets served every day?
4 March 2017|
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Response from GHollon1965 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I've only eaten there once but I think they do. Thanks for asking
Open on Sunday?
5 July 2016|
Answer Show all 13 answers
Response from PaniniPete | Property representative |
Yes we are ! sorry this took so long to answer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 1/2 S Section St Ste 2, Fairhope, AL 36532-2225
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-0122
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