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The Depot

124 Mitcham Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-3803
+1 334-521-5177
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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124 Mitcham Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-3803
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our second trip to The Depot. Went back for Father's day. Our waiter was very Knowledgeable about each item on the daily specials menu. This section of their menu changes constantly according to fresh items availability. Upscale yet casual. Large bar selection and...More

Thank Johanna B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our first wine dinner at The Depot. The food was delicious and paired perfectly with the wines from Italy. Great service and overall a very enjoyable time.

Thank bamajim1
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner and was extremely disappointed We had the blue crab dip appetizer that was good and warm when it came out good choice we also had the grouper fritters those were also a good choice although conch fritters are always better Main course...More

Thank Magic908
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We made reservations months in advance. The Depot called no less than 4 times to be sure we were coming and required a credit card to reserve. There was a $25 per person no show fee if we didn't make it. First time I have...More

2  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Top-notch, have eaten dinner here twice now. Sorry my daughter has graduated and I won't be back anytime soon. Four of us enjoyed a great dinner last week. Three appetizers were good: fried oysters, crab dip, and fritters. The entrees were great: two had pork...More

Thank nagled
Reviewed 5 May 2018

First off, the setting of this restaurant alone makes it a must visit destination, in my opinion. Situated, as the name would suggest, in an old train depot, the historic charm is incredible. The food really was excellent. Everything we sampled was rich, delicious and...More

Thank SBGodsy
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Light and airy, friendly service. The food was very good, new flavors which showed imagination in the kitchen. We met Scott, the Chef, and he is really into his flavors. Wine list was surprisingly good, with reasonably priced wines from many parts of the world,...More

1  Thank satcomjoel1
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Great food and service. The menu is somewhat limited for those with a picky palate. However, I had trouble making a decision because of the wonderful choices. I am not the picky one, my husband is. The drinks from the bar are tasty and refreshing....More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! Such a great surprise! As we pulled up to Valet at The Depot, I joked with my husband that as a starving college student many years ago, I never went to nice restaurant’s in Auburn so this was a treat! We went on Friday...More

Thank awardtravelchick1
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

First time. Pray it will be the first of many! The ingredients are locally sourced and are of a superior quality. The atmosphere of the old train depot is relaxing. The preparation of the ingredients is exquisite. I really like that they serve coffee from...More

1  Thank Keith T
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Response from Sandy S | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. We were there much later.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Mitcham Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-3803
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 334-521-5177
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Where the hook meets the line. An American Seafood brasserie located at the Historic Auburn Train Depot. Featuring gulf-coastal cuisine, the Depot plates up Alabama's freshest seafood in a modern industrial Victorian-inspired space. History Established in 2014.First built in 1847, this fabled and timeless Depot rests in the heart of downtown Auburn. Elevating the cuisine in Auburn, the Depot is proud to be the first restaurant in Alabama cooking with a custom wood-fired "Asador. Featuring gulf-coastal cuisine, the Depot plates up Alabama's freshest seafood in a modern industrial Victorian-inspired space.
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