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Red's Little School House

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Grady $$ - $$$
20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
+1 334-584-7955
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
10 Oct 2016
“We LOVE RED,S little school house”
20 Aug 2016
“One of a kind type place”
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$$ - $$$
20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the buffet. It was very good as always. The fried chicken was hot and very tasty. The fried cornbread is always hot. They always have great country vegetables on the bar with chopped pork, green beans. We have to go...More

Thank don h
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My husband and I drove about two hours to get here from Birmingham, AL; it is out in the middle of nowhere but it wasn't hard to find. We were here at noon on a Saturday and it was not crowded. The building is charming;...More

Thank ACTtherapist
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

If you want an old fashioned country meal, Red's Little School House has it!! This was my first time here and it is an old school house they turned into a restaurant. It is a buffet style restaurant and I was very surprised how inexpensive...More

Thank Monica R
Reviewed 27 May 2016

OMG!!!! The food was excellent. I have not had food like this in over 20 years. Butter beans, black eye peas, snap beans - just like Grradmama used to cook. Chicken Livers, fried chicken, chicken and dumplings - all wonderful! Also available were pulled pork,...More

Thank babygirllass
Reviewed 11 May 2016

If you want fine dining and crystal glassware then keep driving until you get to Montgomery. If you are looking for genuine southern fare bordering on any recipe your grandmother ever served then Red's just might be your destination of choice. No frills, simple food...More

Thank Richard I
Reviewed 15 February 2016

My husband & I have been here several times, & it's good everytime! This restaurant is in an old schoolhouse & it is so pretty. It's decorated with items & pictures of that time period. Also has pictures of every single president of the US....More

Thank AlabamaBarbie7
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I have had lunch here many times and have never been disappointed. The food and service are great and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

There aren't many options to dine out in the area around Red's & I think the service reflects that. They have a where else would you go kind of vibe. Not rude but you're not a priority either. Food was good. Would I go back?...More

1  Thank JamieNSC
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Red's always has delicious fried chicken and pulled pork barbeque. Their squash casserole is fabulous and they have a well-stocked salad bar. This place is in the middle of nowhere, but it's always crowded--folks come from miles around. The staff is friendly and the old...More

Thank TaffyAlabama
Reviewed 20 July 2013

The food was awesome but the friendliness of the staff is what blew us away. We were made to feel right at home. Wish we lived closer so we could eat here all the time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Grady
  • Phone Number: +1 334-584-7955
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