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Cafe 123

123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
+1 334-737-0069
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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123 S 8th St, Opelika, AL 36801-4913
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

I love the atmosphere as well as the food. The staff is very attentive and the filet I had was perfectly cooked and so tender. The hardest part was deciding what to order! Everything on the menu seemed like something I would enjoy eating.

Thank Rhonda A
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our Sunday Bunch at this restaurant. We ordered omelets with potatoes and waffles, and everything was good, but our favorite part was the mimosa and Bloody Mary bar. There were plenty of options to suit all tastebuds!! I particularly liked the spicy...More

Thank gocuzluv2
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a family of six. All of us were very impressed by the service. The Brown Sugar Rib eye and Brown Sugar Rack of Lamb was terrific. You won't be disappointed.

Thank jtmpIII
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My wife and I went to Cafe 123 for her birthday. We had been there a couple of times before, but this time was even better than the previous trips. The restaurant is small and quiet with a relaxed ambience. I ordered the Bourbon BBQ...More

Thank Denny C
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Cafe 123 truly has the best food and superb service. Food is cooked to order not massed produced as many chain restaurants do. I have never been disappointed with any selection. I live locally for this restaurant and it is truly a favorite for my...More

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The food at Cafe 123 was excellent. We had the Grits & Shrimp, the Crad meat and Avacodo, and tehn the BBQ Bourban Salmon, along with a glass of Merlot. Great food

Thank lbuchanan62
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We went to Cafe 123 last night with a job candidate. There was five of us total and we were all pretty hungry. We started with appetizers of beer-breaded asparagus and sweet-tea brined pork belly. Both were very good. Asparagus was especially delicious. Then the...More

Thank Pseudolazysod
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This was our first trip to Cafe 123 as we've read so many good reviews. Had a 6:30 reservation and was seated timely but the service slipped from there. It was another 20-25 minutes before the first drink or bread was delivered to our table....More

1  Thank Allen T
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Our group of four were very happy with our recent dinners at Cafe 123. Lamb, two steak choices and halibut were all raved over. Drinks were well made. The only negative was the crab appetizer, which was the size of a small halved peach -...More

Thank PatsyKriegy
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Out of towners in Opelika for the Clemson/Auburn game. Based on TripAdvisor, we chose Cafe 123 for our Friday night pre-game meal. Two had salmon, one had the Napoleon Filet and I had Lamb Chops. The men split a Pork Belly appetizer, which was delicious....More

Thank Winston L
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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 |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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