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Cracker Barrel

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Drake Avenue, Madison, AL 35758-8806
+1 256-461-7670
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was probably my second visit ever to a Cracker Barrel and this place was fantastic. The server Rebecca was really on point helping us out and getting us our order. As we visited the shop, she came out as soon as the food came out and let us know. The food was hot and delicious all around. Best okra... More 

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Thank Ken M
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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181 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Arrived for breakfast after a 3 hour drive. Great service, great coffee and great food. Never had a bad meal at any of their restaurants and this time was no exemption.

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Thank GPSHADOW
Grapevine, Texas, United States
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Ate here with about 10 other family members on Saturday night. We had two servers for our large table. One busted her behind making sure everyone was taken care of; the other server was hardly seen and messed up all 5 orders he took. Food was only average. I really wanted to enjoy the experience more than I did. Friendly... More 

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Thank Lisa W
Eagle River, Alaska
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

I have nothing bad to say about the food because it's Cracker Barrel - it's the same everywhere and exactly what you expect. The service at this particular location, however, is subpar. The service was never anything to rave about during the multiple past visits, but our most recent visit to this particular location will be our last. My wife... More 

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Thank AU-UGA
Huntsville, Alabama
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Just your average cracker barrel. Food is always decent, I've never had a bad experience here. Staff is always friendly and food comes out in a good time frame

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Thank Amanda M
Falkville
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268 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

Cracker Barrel has been my "main stay" for traveling food. Earlier in the day I had eaten lunch in another city and since I flew in late to Huntsville, it only made sense to eat a good dinner before driving home. This restaurant is like most all Cracker Barrel's. It was clean, inviting, and the food was great. My server,... More 

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Thank Jon M
Nashville, Tennessee
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441 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

Great service for the lunch crowd and so many healthy options! It is wonderful to be able to order breakfast at any time and also be able to satisfy several others tastes when in a business meeting.

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Thank WJB12311
Aiea, Hawaii
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588 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

We had a great waiter, very friendly, together with very good bus boys and girls. The staff here seems more uniformly friendly than the Athens Cracker Barrel. This visit was for breakfast on the way to the airport, so time was a factor. Everything was taken care of quickly (and, it was busy that morning), and we got out of... More 

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Thank Shaka_Frank
Fayetteville, Tennessee
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

Definitely good service. I did have a bad experience with my chicken being undercooked but they immediately replaced it along with my sides. The manager brought it back out himself and let me cut it to be sure it was ok before he left. Definitely a good experience despite the mishap.

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Thank JenniferG9580
Madison, Alabama
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114 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

We have eaten at the Cracker Barrel in Madison for several years. For years it was obvious that the management took pride in the restaurant including the food quality and service. The norm now is far less. The food quality is just not as good as it once was. I have had my dinners delivered barely warm with cold mashed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Drake Avenue, Madison, AL 35758-8806
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 256-461-7670

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