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The Strand

) #6 of 49 Restaurants in Fort Payne $$ - $$$ American,
215 Gault Ave N, Fort Payne, AL 35967-2103
+1 256-997-0945
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (14 reviews)
“burger” (29 reviews)
“catfish” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
215 Gault Ave N, Fort Payne, AL 35967-2103
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the opportunity to be in Fort Payne and decided to try The Strand for lunch. Very friendly staff and great service. Hubby and I both had the Bananza burgers, onion rings & fries. Really good, handmade burgers! Onion rings were excellent. Enjoyed talking...More

Thank ChristineNWFlorida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our servers were great! The ice tea cold and tasty. I ordered some friend green tomatoes for the table.....on my 1st visit these were the highlight of my meal....this time they were over cooked almost being burnt. I got the chili dog and onion rings...More

Thank captnemo62
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I haven't been here in well over a year. The place is still the same. Lots of curiosity items, antiques, and stuff from the group Alabama to look at while you are here. My catfish and onion rings were delicious and the price was very...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The Strand is located in an old theater on the main drag in old Fort Payne. The marquee still hangs over the door. Walk in and time travel back to 1956! A vintage Wurlitzer jukebox greets guests at the front and the dining room is...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The banaza burger was really good as well as the price for the food, however I was extremely disappointed in the staff. As someone who is raised in the south and the hospitality was very poor. I was also disappointed in the burger that the...More

Thank Logan H
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We visit here and enjoy the atmosphere along with the food being served. Great people running this place. Plan on continued support for our friends.

Thank stephenmH5435JZ
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My wife and I visited here while travelling through Ft Payne. We found a seat and was greeted by a waitress. She came across a little dull and lacking in personality. We noticed the other waitress was bubbly and very personable. We quietly wished she...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We stopped in Fort Payne on our way from Huntsville AL to Atlanta GA and grabbed a bite to eat after going downtown to see the boys from Fort Payne's statues. Great atmosphere and great food. Get the onion rings, that is a must!

Thank JBChipper
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The strand offers a great décor! You feel like you have stepped into the past. And the food-yum! I love their bonanza burger-juicy and delicious with their own sauce, but watch out very filling. (You may want to split one so you can have some...More

Thank mahoneyt92
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Went for lunch and had a burger and chicken sandwich. One of us got the onion rings which were great and then fries which were good. Fun decor

Thank 4lifeisgood2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Gault Ave N, Fort Payne, AL 35967-2103
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fort Payne
  • Phone Number: +1 256-997-0945
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