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Tamara's Downtown

104 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2431
+1 251-929-2219
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (28 reviews)
“crab cakes” (24 reviews)
“fried avocado” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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104 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2431
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been here for happy hour before and loved it, so my expectations were high. However, my family and I received weird/poor service, took 15 minutes to just get our drinks. The food was pricey, which I don't mind if it's good, but it...More

Thank Stephanie R
Tammy W, Owner at Tamara's Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Stephaine, We apologize for your experience and that everything was not up to your or our expectations. If you could email me at Fairhopefood@ymail.com and let us know what night you visited us and who your server was so that we can address this...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The prime rib is great!! We go for it every time. Nice quiet place for dinner and drinks. On weekends, you may want to make reservations..

Thank Becky C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been enjoying Tammy’s place for years. Consistently excellent food and service. Never an issue. Not once. Bartender Ivan is the best in the business on the Eastern Shore. Fresh seafood. Steaks cooked correctly. Chicken Tamara is a special treat. And drinks are generous. You’ll enjoy...More

Thank dgwjr1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant. Food was perfectly prepared and service was wonderful. I highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Kent S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food we had was just too over done. I don’t mean cooked too long. I mean there was too much sauce, too much cheese, too much whatever. Caesar salad isn’t really caesar salad if you put bacon and tomato on it. Lobster mac ‘n...More

Thank LAHust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today, June 1st, 2018, we visited Fairhope, Alabama. This is truly the most Un-Alabama city in Alabama. :-) It was a perfect day from beginning to end but the highlight was definitely lunch at Tamara's Downtown. Our waiter, Daniel, is a fine young man, US...More

Thank res913
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Great lunch. Crap pie and blue shell crab sandwich. Oh my oh my so good. Will b back. Service so so good. Our server was so very sweet. There’s so much I want to eat here.

Thank travelingran_shtn
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We are from NE, still surprised how rich so many dishes are in AL. Tamara’s is worth the calories. Wedge salad was delicious. I had MS catfish+crab and MH had crab cake dinner. Nice dining room and astute, friendly service. We had no room for...More

Thank waldobmp
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We had an overnight stay in Fairhope for an afternoon of shopping and sightseeing. After perusing the menus on line of the restaurants in town Tamara’s looked interesting and had something for everyone. We were not disappointed. The crab stuffed catfish over spinach grits was...More

Thank mclivingston
Tammy W, Owner at Tamara's Downtown, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank You for your review!! We are glad you picked us to dine with and are happy you enjoyed your experience. Hope to see you again on your next trip to Fairhope!!

Reviewed 29 April 2018

Our group stopped in Tamara's tonight. Beautiful, artsy restaurant! Food is superb. Special soup tonight was Chicken Tortilla - out of this world good! Fried calamari was the best I ever had - cooked to perfection. I had a Greek salad with blackened chicken ......More

Thank JanineLiv
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Questions & Answers
1 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Tammy W | Property representative |
We certainly do - everyday Lunch and Dinner.
3 September 2016|
Response from VonnieLeigh | Reviewed this property |
they were open last night during Art Walk. I would say yes.
Bobbie H
6 December 2015|
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Response from Tammy W | Property representative |
Yes, we are open from 11a-3pm!! Please feel free to call us to make your reservation!! 251.929.1005
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2431
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-2219
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