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129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
+1 334-517-1155
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (45 reviews)
“wedge salad” (8 reviews)
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Closes in 21 min
11:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the take they put on traditional southern dishes. Have enjoyed everything I've had there. Been for lunch and dinner.

Thank 937denal
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love Central. I love the atmosphere. The food is always very, very good. The dishes are modern spins on southern classics. You won't regret.

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in town for several weeks and visited Central three different times. Each time the service was great and the various thing s I had from the menu were all delicious.

Thank Karah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh wow, I am so glad we decided to go out to eat lunch instead of staying in our last day in Montgomery. Central is beautifully designed, kudos to the decorator. When you walk in you just know you are going to have s great...More

Thank lindafosters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't say enough wonderful things about my first visit to Central. Everything was great from start to finish. My co-workers and I ventured out and decided to have lunch here. Brittany was our server and she was awesome. Her personality was very outgoing and...More

Thank Surlecn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing service - no detail missed. Food wonderful and service made it perfect! First time in Montgomery and highly recommend this for your fine dining!

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I took 13 family members to dinner to celebrate a special occasion and our meal was the perfect end to a weekend celebration. Our group included 3 children which adds a challenge in itself. We were not disappointed. Every person said that their meal was...More

Thank David G M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

So glad we could stop by for lunch on our way through Alabama. Beautiful restaurant, fantastic farm to table food, excellent service. We started with the pimento cheese and Mediterranean flat bread appetizer, and didn't stop until it was gone!! The fresh catch was a...More

Thank beth036
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food , nice surrounding friendly service. Been with my wife for the late dinner and it has been a great experience

Thank Tatyana P
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Copied from Brad: We loved everything about Central: the architecture, space, ambiance, lighting, service, and the wonderful food and drink. (Brad: sorry about the damage Irma inflicted on your area. I hope you found you home still safe when you returned. We were at Central...More

Thank Crystal X
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19 September 2016|
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Response from Randy H | Reviewed this property |
We wore jeans to the restaurant. it was a mixed bag of different dress. We did not feel uncomfortable
13 August 2016|
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Response from daphne r | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Ask for a booth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
    (Tallapoosa St)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-517-1155
  • E-mail
Central, located at 129 Coosa Street in the heart of Montgomery's Downtown entertainment district, offers a multicultural twist on southern classics highlighting local and seasonal ingredients under the direction of Executive Chef Leonardo Maurelli, III. This locally owned gem serves wood-fired dishes in an 1890's warehouse space boasting exposed brick, flickering gas lanterns and a bustling open kitchen. Central also has three private event spaces ranging accommodating 10 - 200 people. Central serves lunch 5 days a week and dinner 6 nights a week.
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