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City Cafe

408 Main Ave, Northport, AL 35476-5064
+1 205-758-9171
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (35 reviews)
“field peas” (6 reviews)
04:00 - 15:30All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
408 Main Ave, Northport, AL 35476-5064
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

They have great Home Style Foods and Sweet Tea. They are well known for their Home Style Foods and Sweet Tea. I have been in Ohio and seen adds for CITY CAFE that is in Northport Alabama. The College kids loves to eat there too...More

Thank mstamps
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Sometimes you might have to wait for a table, just be patient and enjoy. It's not fine dining, it's just fine food.

Thank EdChism
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

What a cool meat & three home cooking joint! The service is always great! The food is always on point! I often get the hamburger steak, mashed potato, and green beans. Is it the best? No, but, add in the price and the cool old...More

Thank Fretboard
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Loved the omelet biscuits and grits. Great service and hospitality. Definitely a restaurant I'll be back to whenever in Tuscaloosa.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for some good southern cooking then look no further. Fried chicken, baked chicken, mashed potatoes, peas, green beans, Mac n cheese, cornbread.... Yumm! Need I say more? Oh wait, apple pie. We went on a Tuesday at lunch and it was very...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Took my daughter for a breakfast date! She had a huge golden pancake; I went for eggs, bacon , & grits! Service is always great, very down home feel! Plenty of variety on the menu, and have never had a bad experience at City Cafe!...More

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

If you are visiting or moving to Tuscaloosa, you need to check out City Cafe. They open really early and close I believe at 2pm (check their times before visiting.) It's located in downtown Northport, on Main Avenue. This area used to be the main...More

Thank April W
Reviewed 5 June 2016

My wife and I stopped and I had Hamburger steak-okra-slaw-deviled eggs-mash potatoes and corn bread and it was great. She got the chicken-pea salad -field peas can't wait to go back next time in T-Town.

Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

This place is so good! It has a following among locals and the seasonal college students. Easily the best place for a "home cooked meal" when you're not at home!

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Some earlier reviewers have criticized the service. WRONG!! The young lady who took care of us could not have been more attentive without seeming weird. Food? Great Southern home style that looks like your Grandma is cooking it. Field peas, fried okra, Mac and cheese,...More

1  Thank Tom M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
04:00 - 15:30
04:00 - 15:30
04:00 - 15:30
04:00 - 15:30
04:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 408 Main Ave, Northport, AL 35476-5064
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Northport
  • Phone Number: +1 205-758-9171
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