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Chez FON FON

2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
+1 205-939-3221
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut cake” (52 reviews)
“escargot” (30 reviews)
“hamburger” (43 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here for a birthday dinner in May 2017 and honestly was super underwhelmed. It all appears to be authentic French cuisine but doesn’t taste like it. I’m basing this off of my experience in France and living in Belgium for a year. I adore...More

Thank SarTraveler525
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had stayed in Birmingham on a Wednesday night on the way to Augusta. Upon the recommendation of our traveling companions' granddaughter, we ate at Chez Fon Fon and it was excellent. We did not have a very long wait in the outdoor patio area...More

Thank Duckgumbeaux
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for an early dinner before a concert. The special the night we went was fresh crawfish with a saffron butter sauce on top of rice with a few green peas and a few pieces of asparagus. It was absolutely the best crawfish dish...More

Thank brichey2018
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Up for a visit to sister and nephews and they wanted to try Chez Fon Fon. Like the area it is in, so fun being in the Five Points area. The restaurant was happening, no doubt on a Friday night as it was packed by...More

Thank Bandit2118
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We were a party of five who thoroughly enjoyed our delicious meal at remarkable restaurant. My trout amandine was the equal of Galatoire’s in New Orleans! The service and ambience were both excellent. Chez Fon Fon is an amazing value for food of such a...More

Thank MiamiBeachFrank
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

A family member who lives in Birmingham strongly recommended that we try Chez Fon Fon while visiting. So glad we did. The service was great, as were the beverages and food. I really enjoyed my "orange thing" triple orange martini cocktail. Bread was served with...More

Thank MilwaukeeMutti
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Stepped in for lunch and could not be happier Service was amazing Food was very tasty and quick Apps: escargot and potato pancakes both great Soup was tomato lentil very good Entree was veal and fish both special Desert was pine but pie and Lemon...More

Thank badrax
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite casual French restaurant in Birmingham. We go for lunch, and try to get there early because it gets crowded quickly.

Thank R L N
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

There’s usually a pretty long wait for a table, but it’s well worth it. Order the vegetable plate if you are vegetarian or just looking to go meatless for the night. It’s delicious!

Thank anna_of_alabama
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Always a wonderful lunch. Very simple French country cuisine with Frank Stittsspin spin on flavor. Recommend the small plates over all others. Make sure you ask for a recommendation of wine with your meal.

Thank sokkerizlife
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Wade B
29 January 2017|
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Response from nathan H | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code
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tomcoggin
14 April 2016|
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Response from Metro M | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant with this question? I do not know what they stock.
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tomcoggin
14 April 2016|
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Response from sandyfeets2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they stock several varieties of Cotes du Rhone. You may view their entire wine list on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-939-3221
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