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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 good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“coconut cake” (43 reviews)
“escargot” (23 reviews)
“hamburger” (36 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We sat at the bar and ordered the Orange Thing drink. While the drink was as good as usual, it did not come with a side cart. The sister restaurants always do. Also, we ordered a cheese tray for $24. It had 5 or 6...More

Thank Joan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Chez FON FON for it's cool vibe and casualness. And the food is first-rate, of course. When I want to just celebrate a good day, for no other reason, I come here and sit on the outdoor patio. The bar is excellent and...More

Thank Samuel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This bistro, a Frank Stitt restaurant, is consistently a wonderful meal. It is very reasonably priced and really has that French feel. The burger is outstanding and don't miss out on the daily and seasonal specials. The coconut cake is to die for!

Thank seesea05
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chef Fon Fon is the real deal for a French Bistro experience with authentic food and wine. Classic bistro fare is available as well as a great hamburger. The drawback for me at Fon Fon is the noise--a steady background buzz isn't such a bad...More

Thank pcroft51
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I eat at Chez Fon Fon the food is great and the service is excellent. Make sure to make reservations! Since it is always so good, you can't usually just walk in and get a seat.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here multiple times and it never disappoints. Everything we have ordered is great. The steak, fish, pork, are all excellent. The burger is actually the best I have had in Birmingham.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Realistically, the service is always wonderful. It gets a little loud inside but that's aye ok with me. I love to sit at the bar and have a glass of wine and some steak tartare.

Thank Abconnor2
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Solo dining was the blessing. If I had been in the company of another it would have been unbearable due to the noise. The food was just, ok. The $50.00 price tag means to me that they like their food better than I did. Definitely...More

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We recently dined at Chez Fon Fon with our daughter and her friend. I absolutely love this place! Fantastic French Bistro menu and wonderful service. While they don't take reservations our wait was only thirty minutes. We had a few drinks at the bar, and...More

Thank Dukewis
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Valet parking easy. No reservations allowed. Told 90 minute wait - actually 20 minutes. Excellent service (Brent) despite waiter covering 4-5 tables! Good wine selection. Mahi mahi and chicken were excellent. Hamburger very good. Yes - the coconut cake was incredible. But I could not...More

Thank w945106
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
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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