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Tamara's Downtown

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104 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532
+1 251-929-2219
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 09:30 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Brevard, North Carolina
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336 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Tamara's is typical coastal restaurant atmosphere and food, but quieter than most. The food was good as was the service.

Thank wvlivingston
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waitress was attentive and the food was great. The grouper was outstanding. We will definitely be back.

Thank Pinecity
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10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

enjoyed my lunch with mom our server was great help in menu selection prices little steep for portions great for those who like smaller portions. beautiful restaurant parking issue will go back.

Thank Theresa O
Fairhope, Alabama
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went this past Saturday night for dinner. Only 5 other tables occupied in the restaurant- that should have been our first clue to run. Waited almost 15 minutes for a server to arrive at our table to take drink orders. He left one lunch menu and two dinner menus which caused confusion. Ordered drinks, once the menus were straightened out,... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting Point Clear, AL, we had dinner at Tamara's the night of the Super Bowl, so it wasn't very crowded. The restaurant did have TV's in the bar area for those interested in watching the game. We were pleasantly surprised to find gluten free crab cakes on the menu. We do not have sensitivity to gluten, just choose to... More 

Thank joyfulhiker
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met for small plates and drinks was delicious and the service prompt and professional. The decor and ambiance was also inviting. We will go back for a full meal.

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Sunrise Beach, Missouri, USA
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Disappointed. The lunch menu is basically build your own sandwich for 9.95 with additional charges for some toppings. I had a blackened Mahi on kaiser roll. Large piece of Mahi mildly blackened. Hubby had your basic burger. We each had a cup of gumbo. One ice tea and one water. Food was nothing spectacular. Bill was 33.14. We arrived around... More 

Thank jaeatloz
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Good food but we waited forever for drinks, bread, food, etc. had the grouper and it was decent. Nice staff but the waiting was too much

Thank baileyshook
Killingworth, Connecticut
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130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

An explosion of flavor from the appetizers through dessert. Friendly warm staff greet you and are attentive while not overbearing. Best overall meal we have had in a long time...worth every penny. Fried avocado appetizer with a panko crust was fantastic. Every choice had a unique flavor.

Thank Charles_Schuchert
Lisle, Illinois
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We visited Tamara’s for lunch on a Fall Saturday. It’s a charming restaurant in downtown Fairhope, casual but comfortable, with both a bar and main seating area. Its menu offers a large variety of options that should please most anyone. Our server was both efficient and very knowledgeable about the menu. I chose the gumbo for starters, and it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-929-2219

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