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Main Street Cafe

101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
+1 256-461-8096
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (47 reviews)
“quiche” (11 reviews)
“meatloaf” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Three of us had lunch during the weekday around noon. We were able to sit outside on the patio. Two ordered the meatloaf and I ordered the salad sampler. All were delicious and each of us took home a take out box.

Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This locally owned gem is fantastic. Located inside what used to be the Madison City Hall and Jail. The two jail cells are there and have tables in them. The local family that owns it wanted to make a special place. The food is awesome...More

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 22 September 2017

really enjoyed this quaint restaurant in an old jail cell. Went with office team and we had great service and the food was very tasty. I can highly recommend this cafe!

Thank Sandy E
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This restaurant is a very nice place to have lunch. It has a very unique atmosphere and the food is excellent!

Thank luanngillenwaters
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place for lunch with girl friends even though it gets rather noisy with a crowd. The food is always great, served hot and the servers always try to please the clients. Chicken salad and strawberry pretzel are my favorites.

Thank Deb1144
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stopped by for lunch had a good steak, place was very crowded so show up as early as possible good staff

Thank George P
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Very quaint restaurant in a building that was formerly a jail. Quite charming. Their chicken salad is incredibly delicious!

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Since it open we have eaten there many many times and the service and food is always good. It is fun eating in an old town jail. You can even have dinner in a cell.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Flew in for a sort of working 3 day get away and we stopped in for lunch. Excellent is the word for this place. Excellent service,excellent atmosphere and excellent food. Terrie had the club/chef salad made to order, which while maybe not advertised can be...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great food and atmosphere with friendly service. Had a group of four for lunch and service was very fast.

Thank Buddy C
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 256-461-8096
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