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Red's Little School House

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Grady €€ - €€€
20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
+1 334-584-7955
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“butter beans” (2 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
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20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

if you like to try places that are off the beaten path, then Red's Little School House is the place for you. Typical fare is a southern food buffet featuring fried chicken, chicken liver and gizzards, butter beans, fried cornbread, greens, a salad bar, mashed...More

Thank MikeinTroy
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We took a few couples to Reds to eat lunch last week and one of the couples had never been there before. They have a great lunch buffet and the owners are so nice and tell you to have a seat wherever you want to...More

Thank AlabamaBarb
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the buffet. It was very good as always. The fried chicken was hot and very tasty. The fried cornbread is always hot. They always have great country vegetables on the bar with chopped pork, green beans. We have to go...More

1  Thank don h
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My husband and I drove about two hours to get here from Birmingham, AL; it is out in the middle of nowhere but it wasn't hard to find. We were here at noon on a Saturday and it was not crowded. The building is charming;...More

Thank ACTtherapist
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

If you want an old fashioned country meal, Red's Little School House has it!! This was my first time here and it is an old school house they turned into a restaurant. It is a buffet style restaurant and I was very surprised how inexpensive...More

Thank Monica R
Reviewed 27 May 2016

OMG!!!! The food was excellent. I have not had food like this in over 20 years. Butter beans, black eye peas, snap beans - just like Grradmama used to cook. Chicken Livers, fried chicken, chicken and dumplings - all wonderful! Also available were pulled pork,...More

Thank babygirllass
Reviewed 10 May 2016

If you want fine dining and crystal glassware then keep driving until you get to Montgomery. If you are looking for genuine southern fare bordering on any recipe your grandmother ever served then Red's just might be your destination of choice. No frills, simple food...More

Thank Richard I
Reviewed 15 February 2016

My husband & I have been here several times, & it's good everytime! This restaurant is in an old schoolhouse & it is so pretty. It's decorated with items & pictures of that time period. Also has pictures of every single president of the US....More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I have had lunch here many times and have never been disappointed. The food and service are great and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

There aren't many options to dine out in the area around Red's & I think the service reflects that. They have a where else would you go kind of vibe. Not rude but you're not a priority either. Food was good. Would I go back?...More

1  Thank JamieNSC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Gardner Rd, Grady, AL 36036-7303
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Grady
  • Phone Number: +1 334-584-7955
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