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Main Street Cafe

101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
+1 256-461-8096
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (45 reviews)
“quiche” (11 reviews)
“meatloaf” (10 reviews)
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101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very quaint restaurant in a building that was formerly a jail. Quite charming. Their chicken salad is incredibly delicious!

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since it open we have eaten there many many times and the service and food is always good. It is fun eating in an old town jail. You can even have dinner in a cell.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Flew in for a sort of working 3 day get away and we stopped in for lunch. Excellent is the word for this place. Excellent service,excellent atmosphere and excellent food. Terrie had the club/chef salad made to order, which while maybe not advertised can be...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great food and atmosphere with friendly service. Had a group of four for lunch and service was very fast.

Thank Buddy C
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We all ate and had a variety of food. There were servings so large many could not finish them. But the food was all excellent and somewhat unusual.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Wonderful place to eat in Madison with so much history! Recommend it highly. The old jail cells are so fun to eat in!!

Thank Judy I
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I visited there with a group from work. Lots of choices, though I likely ordered the worst one still goo, definitely try the pretzel salad, the meatloaf or the chicken Normandie. Good experience, quaint atmosphere. Definitely work going back Maybe the train will come by!...More

Thank Les S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Our server Malissa was excellent. The food was ok. Taste ok and affordable. Service was super fast!!!

Thank LaToya F
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My absolute favorite place for lunch! Whenever I have been there, the food has been great, the service is always good, and my guests or companions have all been very impressed and satisfied with their meals. My favorites: their hot spiced tea or fruit tea,...More

Thank Jan1776
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Celebrated my birthday with friends at Main Street Cafe. Food was great. The strawberry pretzel salad was my favorite!

Thank Imogene T
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 256-461-8096
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