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Niffer's at the Tracks

917 S Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801-4939
+1 334-787-5989
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (12 reviews)
“corn nuggets” (8 reviews)
“burgers” (18 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
917 S Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801-4939
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Okay, I rarely give 5's, but lunch today qualified. The server was outstanding and the water was filtered and ice cold. My BLT was delicious (though I did not get the mexicali sauce on the recommendation of folks at our table). Sweet potato fries were...More

Thank BubbaBama821
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I really like the location I love how big and spacious it was, you didn’t feel like you were running to everybody. The bathrooms in comparison To how large the bar was, were very small-having only two stalls. The food was good typical barfood they...More

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Got a group of folks together and can't agree on where to go. Just go to Niffers and everybody leaves happy.

Thank Bob B
DeenaMD2015, Owner at Niffer's at the Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

We love being your Ole standby!! And you summed up our mission perfectly

Reviewed 10 November 2017

City of Opelika has been revitalized with great restaurants, cute shops for all ages. College kids seem to like Niffers food and service as we did, too.

Thank PforParty
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great food at a reasonable price! Service was very good in a friendly, inviting atmosphere. A very nice evening out.

Thank Walter W
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I love the atmosphere and the location of this restaurant. I used to go to the one on Opelika road but now only go to this location. Our server was prompt and very friendly. Our burgers 🍔 were cooked to order and were fresh and...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Friday night 7:50, five custermers in restrant waited 30min after placing order, chips were $7.98 stale and looked like the bottom of the bag just crumbs, the quacomolie was$1.70 addition to the chips. The beer was a little cooler than room temp. The turkey burgers...More

1  Thank Mike H
Management response:Responded 5 June 2017

Mike, I am disappointed in your experience as well. We never want any one to have a bad experience in our restaurant. I am sorry that so many things went wrong, this is not typical for us. We strive to serve only the freshest of...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

This restaurant is owned by a local who creates a fun atmosphere as well as provide good food. This is definitely a kid friendly place with kid size discovery structures. No offending noise from having kids in the restaurant, only laughter and enjoying themselves. The...More

Thank Joyce033
Management response:Responded 26 May 2017

What a fantastic review, Joyce!! Thank you so much!! We hope you will visit again soon!

Reviewed 20 May 2017

If your looking for a place with a little bit of everything, Niffer's is the place! The food is good, lunch time value meals worth checking out or order from the regular menu, service is great. The burger was my choice this time. Be sure...More

Thank Gaboa42
DeenaMD2015, Manager at Niffer's at the Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you for the nice review! We look forward to seeing you soon

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service on the deck, try the corn nuggets. Turkey and avocado on the pretzel bun was great.

Thank Brandon B
Management response:Responded 5 May 2017

Thank you for the fantastic review, Brandon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 14
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 917 S Railroad Ave, Opelika, AL 36801-4939
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Opelika
  • Phone Number: +1 334-787-5989
  • E-mail
Casual full service dining. We serve great big half pound burgers, fresh chicken sandwiches, huge salads. and a variety of specialty sandwiches.
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