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Railroad Cafe

1205 Lake Dr SE, Bessemer, AL 35022-6487
+1 205-424-1073
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good72%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
21 Feb 2017
“Food is good, but....”
30 Jun 2015
“Loal Favorite - Meat&Three”
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1205 Lake Dr SE, Bessemer, AL 35022-6487
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Service is a little slow. We got the hamburger steak and gravey, and it was very good. Just hope you're not in a hurry. If I am in the area again...yes we would go back.

Thank Wayne117
Reviewed 1 July 2015

This is a locally owned Meat &Three diner/cafe. The food is fresh and it is very affordable. Another reviewer said they would prefer Cracker Barrel - not me, and not over this place - where the Railroad Cafe wins is in its local charm and...More

1  Thank jrundles
Reviewed 16 May 2015

This is an unusual establishment: Their food is actually pretty good. But the problem - and it is a BIG problem - is the fact that they go cheap when it comes to condiments and accompaniments. The first tip-off was when the waitress brought coffee...More

2  Thank SharpestJim
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I live about 5 minutes from this place and we've tried their food twice. It's "home cooking" but it's bland (barely any seasonings) and not the way I like my home cooking. I'd rather drive a little further up the road for Cracker Barrel.

Thank Innisfree1986
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Sometimes we like to find locally popular eating establishments where you can get food that is popular to the area. This is one of those places. Nothing great, just good local flavor (the food and the people). The people were friendly, the service was good...More

Thank 50States36Countries
Reviewed 14 August 2013 via mobile

A long time resturant just off I-459 with three meals. Lunch has daily specials. My last were the chicken and dumplings with sides of pintos and cole slaw with fresh cornbread. I chose the chocolate pie for desert. The food was very good and service...More

2  Thank Doctormonty
Reviewed 21 October 2012

This is a wonderful place to get home cooking. Prices are very reasonable. Service occasionally slow but we still go!

1  Thank Dranmomma
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  • Address: 1205 Lake Dr SE, Bessemer, AL 35022-6487
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Bessemer
  • Phone Number: +1 205-424-1073
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