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Fantail Restaurant

2060 Downing St, Millbrook, AL 36054-4218
+1 334-285-7255
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good17%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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“gumbo” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
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American, Seafood, International
$$ - $$$
2060 Downing St, Millbrook, AL 36054-4218
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Once upon a time this was "The" place to eat but it has become dated and the selections are not as good as years gone by. They have mostly fried selections, some are a bit odd, like the "fried fake crab meat". There are very...More

2  Thank RachelnBill
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We had 11 people in our group when we ate dinner here in April 2017. The food was very good. Of course its mostly fried fish or seafood of some type and one type of chicken. A pathetic salad and desert selection was available as...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Lots of seafood, all the food had a good flavor. Gumbo was great and red beans and rice was good. The only thing missing was the size of the boiled shrimp, but what do you expect for a awesome price of only $16 a person.

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is the place to go if you're really hungry they have oysters they have shrimp they have catfish they have barbecue you name it it's on their menu just be hungry when you get there

Thank Carol Y
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Exceptional food and what a menu. Something for everyone. The chefs here do an excellent job and the food is wonderful. Service is second to none. Highly recommend.

Thank butchruttan
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Been to a lot of seafood buffets over the years and this is by far the worst. Mostly fried, overly greasy, pre-frozen seafood.

Thank Leon A
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you're invited to a party go enjoy and pig out! Not my style for seafood but okay for what it is. Everything is buffet serve yourself except for drink which you are served. Food quality is medium and small pieces of fish, 60-80 count...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Do not be alarmed by the number of cars outside as there is lots of seating inside. The good was plentiful. I had the fried shrimp, fried catfish, fried oysters, fried pickles, fried okra. A little too much grease, but that is what I had,...More

1  Thank morelqueen
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We have eaten there several times over many years and have never been disappointed. The staff is very friendly and the food is excellent.

Thank TwoPrices
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have been to Fantail 3 times,the first time was outstanding,the manager came out and welcomed us ,he held a conversation with us and he also came back to check and make sure everything was okay,The 2nd visit was just as good.We visited again the...More

Thank eyvonnemixon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2060 Downing St, Millbrook, AL 36054-4218
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Millbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 334-285-7255
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