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174 E Magnolia Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-4722
+1 334-887-2677
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Tue 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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GIDDINGS, United States
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We were in Auburn for a football weekend and found Hamilton's on Friday for lunch. It was great. We loved the food and the service was some of the best ever (we were from the opposing school). We decided if possible we would eat there one more time before we left...so...Saturday before the game we had lunch there again. Our... More 

Thank Carolyn J
Montgomery, Alabama
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Met a sorority sister from the early 80's here recently for an early (5 p.m.) dinner. The wait staff was excellent and our supper was too. Quiet enough to talk but lively enough to enjoy a Thursday night with Auburn spirit!

Thank dhr199s
Greensboro, Georgia
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Just really good food with excellent service, good bar and specialty drinks. Good appetizers and specials, fresh seafood. Great location.

Thank Mamaoj
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Was in the area doing some shopping and all the locals told me to try out Hamilton's. I went by myself for lunch. They let me seat myself at the bar but didn't give me a lunch menu; so I had to get it myself from the hostess. Waitress was really nice when she finally came. Ordered the Spectacular Spinach... More 

Thank Ashley M
Auburn, Alabama
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

terrible food only one veg offered not good with fish absolutely no substitution! pork had a great taste but was so tough I took I home to my dogs. bread pudding was burnt to a crisp. I complaine but was offered no satisfaction I will not go back

Thank diannekent
Auburn, Alabama
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A simple but tasty lunch and dinner menu give this restaurant a small, local feel. The Mahi sandwich with lobster bisque for lunch is my recommendation and make sure you try the fried crab claws if they're available!

Thank heyarnold55
Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The service was great, the food was great, and we enjoyed our meal immensely. My wife had the Pork Tenderloin and I had the Shrimp and Grits. We loved them both and decided to share half of each. Great atmosphere, and not too bad on the wallet. We had a nice evening there.

Thank Christopher P
Las Vegas, Nevada
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

And the food is great as well. Great specials everyday and the own has an eye, shall we say, for talent. All dressed in black but some of Auburn's classic southern beauties will serve you with a smile here. Downtown Auburn's best high-end food choice.

Thank Douglas F
Auburn, Alabama
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great up scale dinning experience... Very elegant and extremely nice atmosphere. If I had one suggestion to make it would be to add more appetizers to the menue... Very nice but small. I actually wish it were bigger in order to accommodate a larger clientele but not sure the kitchen could handle it. I am very picky and this is... More 

Thank WarEaglePete
Auburn, Alabama
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I love the outdoor dining option - it is fun to be right on Magnolia and people watch! A bit noisy inside, but great food and attractive atmosphere.

Thank 664jgs1984

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 E Magnolia Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-4722
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 334-887-2677

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?