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Cafe 123

123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
+1 334-737-0069
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribeye” (14 reviews)
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123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a buddies golf trip of 12 guys and Café 123 was referred to us from a girl on the golf course and boy am I glad we went! I'm sure we tried everything on the menu and it was all incredible. They...More

Thank sawyer_9
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The food was awesome as always. We have been eating here for many years. The food and service are consistently great. Our favorite is the table side Ceasar salad for 2.

Thank ctdonald
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This was spur of the moment choice, it turned out to be beyond our expection.The server was terrific,food incredible. I ordered the ribeye and my friend ordered the salmon,both dishes were outstanding. This is not a bargain priced restaurant expect to pay !!

Thank Clyde B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Simple and straight-forward : from the menu selections to the presentation. But the food is solid, very good, and you will enjoy your meal! The fish is top-notch - driven in fresh from the gulf so ask what is available. They know how to prepare...More

Thank goldendiv
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The 123 Cafe has a great atmosphere. Servers were friendly and inviting. I ordered the rack of lamb cooked medium. It was slightly over cooked but excellent presentation and taste made it a wonderful meal. Warm bread and butter was served before the meal. Wow,...More

Thank Gale S
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

In town for the weekend at Convention hotel (review) Had dinner here Fruday night. 5 stars plus I have Ceaser salad and added Filet. They use yummy grade of meat. Really good job med rare My husband had the spring chicken and LOVED THE SAUCE...More

Thank BandCTravel
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great food which is always consistent if not varying. You can never go wrong here. Great waiter/waitress service by knowledgable and courteous staff. Lovely intimate atmosphere.

Thank M4472JFgeorgep
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I'm an Opelika native just moving back to the area. My wife and I were invited to a friends birthday celebration on Saturday night, and after hearing good things about Cafe 123 we were excited to try it. After sitting for quite a while with...More

Thank jlniv
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Cafe 123 is a little jewel in downtown Opelika, Al. The food is fabulous! This could easily be in Manhattan! Use your imagination and be transformed in time to the 1950’s. The filet melts in your mouth, cooked to perfection. If you’d like a drink,...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is an excellent eating place located in the heart of downtown Opelika. Upon entry you'll love the warm and romantic atmosphere. The tables are nicely spaced and the sound level excellent. The menu is varied and offers a wide choice of entrees. I had...More

Thank Mary C
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10 January 2018|
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Response from barbarabdavis | Reviewed this property |
It's a nice restaurant and we wore business casual, but we saw others there in jeans and more casual clothes.
7 July 2015|
Response from Charles W | Reviewed this property |
Shoes, Shirts required.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Opelika
  • Phone Number: +1 334-737-0069
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Experience fine dining without formality. Featuring casual lunches and elegant dinners, Southern and Continental fare set in historic Downtown Opelika. Full bar available. Mon—-Sat 6pm-10pm. Reservations accepted.
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