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Davis Cafe

518 N Decatur St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2633
+1 334-264-6015
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“peas” (3 reviews)
“fried chicken” (16 reviews)
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518 N Decatur St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2633
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited Old Alabama Town. We ask for a local restaurant at the visitors center and they recommended Davis Cafe. Great service and awesome food. My wife had the turkey and dressing, lima beans and tomatoes and I had the turkey and...More

Thank Goukats1
Reviewed 17 March 2018

One of the best plates of Southern food we had while travelling through the Deep South on our road trip. We popped in on a recommendation and was not disappointed - I could eat the mac and cheese until kingdom come. The fried fish and...More

Thank Francesca G
Reviewed 17 March 2018

I love a good hole-in-the-wall restaurant! Restaurant has served foods since 1980's...by word of mouth recommendations. Southern Soul Food for Breakfast and Lunch is just outstanding.

Thank Mickie W
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Some of the best southern food I've ever tasted this place is excellent everything was good the pork chops and fried chicken you got to order the Black Eyed Peas and turnip greens the baby lima beans for amazing and their signature cornbread wow the...More

Thank mark d
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Had the fried chicken, butter beans, and greens. My coworker had the fried fish. Everything was hot and fresh and most importantly—delicious! It’s a hole in the wall but it was jam packed when we went and for a good reason. The food came out...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The first thing to say about the Davis Cafe is that it gets by with word of mouth. It has too, as the outside looks like an abandoned building. I went in thinking that the best places are often dives, so why not give it...More

Thank Meowy
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The food is pure-T soul food with all the seasonings!! You will not find better mustard/turnip greens. The beef liver with onion and gravy is my favorite dish while everyone else around me is eating ox tails or fried chicken on Thursdays. Service is a...More

Thank Nancy Jo A
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a very good lunch at Davis Cafe - reasonable price and friendly service. Family owned and operated with a southern menu that changes daily. The Turkey with dressing was so good. We also enjoyed sampling the mini sweet potato. We will definitely return...More

Thank Ajourne
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If you've ever really had great southern food. Really great southern food - don't say no to Davis Cafe. This is by far the best southern meal (outside of at my southern grandmother's house) I've had. The fried food was perfect - crispy and not...More

Thank ModPod65
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I love a good hole-in-the-wall restaurant. And outside appearances may scare some people away but to me it's a challenge, & it's usually comes with a good payoff. This place was recommended by Dr. Cherry at the Dexter Parsonage. I was looking for local food...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:30
Thursday
07:00 - 15:30
Friday
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 518 N Decatur St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2633
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-264-6015
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