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Red's Little School House

20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
+1 334-584-7955
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“pies” (3 reviews)
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20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We took a friend to Red's to celebrate her birthday, and it was a great experience for all. Red's is housed in an old schoolhouse located off Highway 231 between Montgomery and Troy. The people there were like relatives you haven't seen for some time...More

Thank patbruce2017
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We tried the place out on what turned out to be steak night---on a Saturday night. My friend along that got the steak liked it very much. It was huge. There was only fried chicken on the buffet so I was a little disappointed. And...More

Thank maninthemoon850
Reviewed 10 July 2017

if you like to try places that are off the beaten path, then Red's Little School House is the place for you. Typical fare is a southern food buffet featuring fried chicken, chicken liver and gizzards, butter beans, fried cornbread, greens, a salad bar, mashed...More

Thank MikeinTroy
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We took a few couples to Reds to eat lunch last week and one of the couples had never been there before. They have a great lunch buffet and the owners are so nice and tell you to have a seat wherever you want to...More

Thank AlabamaBarb
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the buffet. It was very good as always. The fried chicken was hot and very tasty. The fried cornbread is always hot. They always have great country vegetables on the bar with chopped pork, green beans. We have to go...More

1  Thank don h
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My husband and I drove about two hours to get here from Birmingham, AL; it is out in the middle of nowhere but it wasn't hard to find. We were here at noon on a Saturday and it was not crowded. The building is charming;...More

1  Thank ACTtherapist
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

If you want an old fashioned country meal, Red's Little School House has it!! This was my first time here and it is an old school house they turned into a restaurant. It is a buffet style restaurant and I was very surprised how inexpensive...More

Thank Monica R
Reviewed 27 May 2016

OMG!!!! The food was excellent. I have not had food like this in over 20 years. Butter beans, black eye peas, snap beans - just like Grradmama used to cook. Chicken Livers, fried chicken, chicken and dumplings - all wonderful! Also available were pulled pork,...More

Thank babygirllass
Reviewed 11 May 2016

If you want fine dining and crystal glassware then keep driving until you get to Montgomery. If you are looking for genuine southern fare bordering on any recipe your grandmother ever served then Red's just might be your destination of choice. No frills, simple food...More

Thank Richard I
Reviewed 16 February 2016

My husband & I have been here several times, & it's good everytime! This restaurant is in an old schoolhouse & it is so pretty. It's decorated with items & pictures of that time period. Also has pictures of every single president of the US....More

Thank Tracey C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Grady
  • Phone Number: +1 334-584-7955
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