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Cafe 123

123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
+1 334-737-0069
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

The food at Cafe 123 was excellent. We had the Grits & Shrimp, the Crad meat and Avacodo, and tehn the BBQ Bourban Salmon, along with a glass of Merlot. Great food

Thank lbuchanan62
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We went to Cafe 123 last night with a job candidate. There was five of us total and we were all pretty hungry. We started with appetizers of beer-breaded asparagus and sweet-tea brined pork belly. Both were very good. Asparagus was especially delicious. Then the...More

Thank Pseudolazysod
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first trip to Cafe 123 as we've read so many good reviews. Had a 6:30 reservation and was seated timely but the service slipped from there. It was another 20-25 minutes before the first drink or bread was delivered to our table....More

1  Thank Allen T
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Our group of four were very happy with our recent dinners at Cafe 123. Lamb, two steak choices and halibut were all raved over. Drinks were well made. The only negative was the crab appetizer, which was the size of a small halved peach -...More

Thank PatsyKriegy
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Out of towners in Opelika for the Clemson/Auburn game. Based on TripAdvisor, we chose Cafe 123 for our Friday night pre-game meal. Two had salmon, one had the Napoleon Filet and I had Lamb Chops. The men split a Pork Belly appetizer, which was delicious....More

Thank Winston L
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Most of the reviews here are five stars and I certainly believe this restaurant is capable of that. However, our experience was not that great. The food was fair-had the steak napoleon and it had a minuscule amount of crab meat and was pricey. The...More

Thank MCA300PP
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious, the atmosphere was very relaxing. The food was extremely expensive. I'm sure there's other restaurants in the area this just is good but a lot cheaper

Thank peaceinjesus
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This cozy restaurant was a great place for a birthday dinner. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. Easy walk to the Event Center for after dinner entertainment.

Thank Nikki M
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Our first visit to Café 123 was wonderful. We were with friends who had come before and recommended it. The service was great and the waitress remembered our friends from before. The pork chop was delicious and generous and the filet was perfectly seasoned and...More

Thank KOrsini
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

A wonderful dinner for 4 with very nice service in the old Haynie Drug Store . The asparagus was tender in a lite crisp batter .This plate made it an interesting start to the evening . Enough for all to share . A generous crisp...More

1  Thank Carol J
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Opelika
  • Phone Number: +1 334-737-0069
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Experience fine dining without formality. Featuring casual lunches and elegant dinners, Southern and Continental fare set in historic Downtown Opelika. Full bar available. Mon—-Sat 6pm-10pm. Reservations accepted.
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