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Albany Bistro - CLOSED

1051 Grant St SE, Decatur, AL 35601-3127
+1 256-686-1667
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (10 reviews)
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“etouffee” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1051 Grant St SE, Decatur, AL 35601-3127
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Reviews (137)
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This fine restaurant is no longer serving meals, but is concentrated on catering services. However, you can still enjoy Chef Jacob's fine food at the new restaurant in Huntsville Botanical Garden.

Thank John B
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Very small, very out of the way, and VERY GOOD! The chef uses locally grown and sourced foods and the flavor of everything we've tried has been outstanding!

Thank Tamathi
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This restaurant is located at the edge of one of Decatur's historic districts; small yet has a very roomy feel. The food is always fresh and delicious; I have had most everything on the menu and can't come up with anything to say except, delicious....More

Thank Lisa B
Rick B, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hi Lisa B- We thank you for your recent review of Albany Bistro and your encouraging words about our food and service. We are proud that you have taken the time to reach out to everyone about our concept! Rick Brown Albany Bistro 1050 Grant...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Albany Bistro is our favorite restaurant for a special anniversary dinner. The menu varies with the season and is always fresh and delicious.

Thank wareagle83
Rick B, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Wareagle83 - Thank you for visiting Albany Bistro for your anniversary dinner. We are looking forward to the spring menu and hope to have you visit again! Rick Brown Albany Bistro 1050 Grant Street Decatur, Alabama 35601

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Having eaten at Albany Bistro many times, I can't brag enough about the wonderful food and excellent service we get every time we dine there.

Thank Bamarph
Rick B, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Hi Bamaph - Thank you for highlighting our work! We value all feedback and certainly thank you for taking the time to share this message with others. Rick Brown Albany Bistro 1050 Grant Street Decatur, Alabama 35601

Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

This is very cozy but lovely bistro. They serves not only traditional Southern foods, such as Deep Fried Chicken, but also very fine dining too. Staff are very kind and responsive. Foods were good and also right size, not too bulky. Wish to visit again...More

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Rick B, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for your review of "Simple but classy foods", we are excited to know that you have been pleased with your experiences with us. We can't wait to have you visit again! Rick Brown Albany Bistro

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Visited the reastaurant a Tuesday night and we were a group of 7 people. We chose to start with a salad and then main course. Service were quick and we very served our drinks and beers quickly. I´really liked that they focused upon microbreweries around...More

Thank pjohannisson
Rick B, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

pjohannison - Thank you for taking a moment to rate your experience with us! We are proud to lead the Local Food Movement in our area and are excited to choose local providers of raw products, food, drink and specialty items for use at Albany...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

My wife and I have visited Albany Bistro many times and it is always a delight! Located in the historic area of Decatur, Alabama it offers fine dining and you are served by the owners that take great pride in their menu offerings. Great place...More

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Jake R, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. We appreciate you taking the time to share. Be sure to follow our social media for upcoming changes to our menu... our local farmers are telling me some of the spring crops will be in early this...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

What a great find! Very impressed!! Great date night with old friends. Great selection & so unique. I would highly recommend.

Thank a11red
Jake R, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thanks for choosing Albany Bistro. I appreciate you taking time out of your day to share your experience! As the weather warms up, remember we have some great promotions especially for our patio each day of the week.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful dining experience with excellent service. We arrived at 11:15 with no reservations but seated quickly. I ordered the buttermilk fried chicken and I highly recommend it! My husband had shrimp & crawfish etouffee and he also said it was really good. The highlight of...More

Thank tammbrad
Jake R, Owner at Albany Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! I'm glad you chose our Coffee & Toffee Cheesecake. I think the Morgan Price toffee makes it the perfect dessert.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 28
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1051 Grant St SE, Decatur, AL 35601-3127
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 256-686-1667
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of the Historic Albany neighborhood in Decatur, Alabama, Albany Bistro brings a new sophistication to classic southern fare. Our chef sources from local organic growers to bring you the best flavors of the season. Albany Bistro changes its menu weekly to reflect the local growers' bounty. Isn't it time you escape the ordinary?
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