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174 E Magnolia Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-4722
+1 334-887-2677
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Tue 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Our daughter lives here, but we live in Washington State. In the mood for Southern seafood, reviews led us to Hamilton's for a first-time visit. We started with refreshing drinks that tasted just the way we like them, then Tuna Dip and Crab Cakes for appetizers. Coming from the same state as Dungeness Crab makes us picky about our crab... More 

1 Thank TeamBrenna
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

I ate twice at this restaurant during my stay in Auburn and each time I had the special spinach salad with blackened chicken. It is the best salad I've eaten, really delicious. It comprises spinach leaves, strawberries, oranges, sunflower seeds, nuts possibly and crumbled feta with a vinaigrette dressing. Lovely. Staff are pleasant and service is good. I'd recommend this.

Thank Rachael R
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

In town to visit the Auburn U campus and wanted to try some local food. Hamiltons had good reviews, so we tried it. The fried green tomatoes and shrimp was good and the burgers were outstanding. More than any of us could handle. Of course, when you spend $60 plus tip for burgers and fries they had better be good.... More 

Thank Michael S
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187 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

We went here on a Friday night and it was packed! We put our names in and ordered a drink and sat outside. The weather was great and we talked with others who were waiting. We were finally seated and I ordered a filet mignon. I am somewhat of a steak snob, but this filet was excellent! Beer was cold... More 

Thank essiefish
Auburn, AL
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87 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

This is one place we can call "old faithful" because we have been going here for years celebrating birthdays, going to football games, etc. The decor and art work (on the walls) reflect the excellent food that is served here. Their menu changes often enough to keep it interesting. My wife regularly orders an appetizer: crab cakes. It is a... More 

Thank BillAuburnAuburn_AL
Auburn, Alabama
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

We stopped in on a Friday afternoon for a cool drink and an early bite or two. The smoked tuna dip was fabulous and my husband and I shared the Mahi Mahi sandwich. It was perfection. Sitting outside under the ceiling fan on a warm summer afternoon and watching the locals walk by, some stopping to talk, was just the... More 

Thank KOrsini
Auburn, Alabama
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

This was actually a default destination as many of the best restaurants in Auburn are closed on Mondays, and our anniversary fell on a Monday. However, the food was delicious, and we didn't feel "compromised" by this selection. My steak was cooked just as I like it and my husband's choice of fresh halibut was a good one. Our major... More 

1 Thank JudyH410
Dothan, AL
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

My daughter and her fiancé live in Auburn and we live about two hours away. My mother and I came up for a visit yesterday and I chose to eat here as none of us had ever eaten here before. Boy, am I glad I did. We had a wonderful meal and experience. We all loved the atmosphere, friendly, a... More 

Thank theharcos
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94 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

I had a steak that was cooked to perfection. The sides were tasty and the service was friendly and attentive. My favorite part of the meal was when I noticed they had creme' brûlée on the dessert menu. It was some of the best I have ever experienced. It's a bit pricey so student probably have to wait for mom... More 

Thank Luluzzz
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

This may be the best restaurant we've been to in our trip. The cucumber, tomato and onion salad was fantastic as was the noodle salad with shrimp and crawfish(southern Thai salad). Grouper was delicious and Shrimp and Grits were to die for. The fried green tomato and shrimp appetizer was also excellent. Bread pudding with whiskey sauce a great dessert.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 E Magnolia Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-4722
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 334-887-2677

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?