Where do the locals go? This question is asked all over town by tourists when considering restaurant options. One of best things about our great town is the many restaurant choices. Here are a few of our local favorites:
Julwin's The oldest restaurant in Baldwin County, a favorite for both breakfast and lunch.
Buck's Diner Our local "meat and three" restaurant that is a town favorite for breakfast and lunch.
The Coffee Loft The place for coffee and conversation with eclectic decor and energy. Our "Down Home Starbucks".
Bean & Bistro This hidden treasure off Hwy 98, behind Pizza Hut, is a a wonderful place to meet friends with it's spacious back meeting room.
Latte' Da Located beside the Page and Palette Bookstore, this coffee shop is the place to sip and read, or sit outside and watch the world go by.
For our Lunch Hour
Ben's Barbeque From construction workers to lawyers. it's the place where the locals grab a burger or great BBQ.
Windmill Market "Meet me at the Windmill after Yoga!" Great eco-friendly place for healthy options and more!
Panini Pete's Featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, Panini Petes has made it's mark for the lunch spot in downtown Fairhope.
Rae's Kitchen Another local hidden treasure and right off the beaten path on Section Street offering sandwiches, wraps and salads
Two Sisters Deli A wonderful place to grab a sandwich and sit on the deck overlooking the majestic oaks on Scenic 98.
When we're with family and friends
Old 27 Grill A great place for hamburgers in Fairhope. Located on Hwy 181 which used to be Hwy 27, hence the name.
Big Daddy's On fish river, you can access Big Daddy's by car or boat. Lots of food to choose from and great bushwackers!
Papa's Pizza A local favorite, located right in the heart of downtown Fairhope. A great choice for "Artwalk" First Fridays.
Gambino's Italian Grill Gambino's has been around since 1975 and is well known for their Italian dishes, steaks and seafood.
Dragonfly This is a local favorite for gourmet tacos. They recently changed locations to a larger spot to accommodate their growing clientele.
For a Date Night
Pinzone's Italian Downtown A beautiful spot to eat a lovely dinner and enjoy downtown Fairhope. Don't leave until you have your photo taken in the Italian Village surroundings.
Sunset Pointe Located on Fly Creek, this is the newest spot for the locals to enjoy a night out overlooking beautiful Mobile Bay.
Master Joe's Many regard Master Joe's as one of the best places for Sushi. Actually, even those who don't enjoy sushi love Master Joes' other options.
When we want to get Fancy
Camellia Cafe With a newly renovated space in downtown Fairhope, Camellia Cafe has a gourmet menu with an incredible wine selection.
Tamara's Downtown Tamara's offers a Tuscan inspired atmosphere and many great dishes from which to choose.
The Fairhope Inn Located in historic Fairhope, this is the elegant option for a special night out.
For Cocktails and Conversation
Red or White With an extensive wine selection and a great appetizer menu, this is the spot to meet for a glass of wine and conversation.
The Plow Offering live music with a bustling atmosphere, this is a great place to meet after dinner or for the game.
McSharry's Our local Irish Pub. The place to enjoy a beer and a Reuben!