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Main Street Cafe

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101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
+1 256-461-8096
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11:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our server Malissa was excellent. The food was ok. Taste ok and affordable. Service was super fast!!!

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Thank LaToya F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

My absolute favorite place for lunch! Whenever I have been there, the food has been great, the service is always good, and my guests or companions have all been very impressed and satisfied with their meals. My favorites: their hot spiced tea or fruit tea, depending on the season; chicken salad plate, and strawberry pretzel salad.

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Thank Jan1776
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Celebrated my birthday with friends at Main Street Cafe. Food was great. The strawberry pretzel salad was my favorite!

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Thank Imogene T
calera, al
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148 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

This little cafe is in Old Town Madison, and it is an old jail. It is cozy and welcoming. The menu is different and includes daily specials. The service is excellent, and your enjoyment is important to the servers.

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Thank Connie H
Saint Louis, Missouri
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55 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

I went here while visiting Huntsville for business with some colleagues and it was quite nice. They told me that the building used to be a county jail and you can tell as they still have a few bars in the walls, but a relaxed and cheerful ambiance pervades now. The service was excellent and everyone enjoyed their food. I'm... More 

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Thank AlexisFelicite
Huntsville, Alabama
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I never get tired of dining here. Within what was once the Madison local jail can be found wonderful food, a terrific atmosphere, first-rate service, and reasonable prices. It's open for lunch only, but can be reserved in the evening for special functions. We had my son's rehearsal dinner there, and everyone raved about the place. Gets my highest recommendation.

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Thank fiftyandkickin
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

One of our favorite places to eat. The food is fresh and delicious. Great menu and daily specials. Reminds me of my grandma's cooking. I have to recommend the jell-o salad....so not a salad, have it for dessert. Yum! I wish they were open for breakfast and supper, I bet it would be incredible.

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Thank Jayne H
Madison
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Have eating there many times. Outstanding menu. I tend to get the local chicken salad and cranberry salad plate bit I I have to admit the meatloaf is so good. Enjoy.

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Thank Charles D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

good for lunch or brunch - easy access - parking available - good prices - good service - good food - not open for dinner...

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Thank Bill B
Cullman, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I went here with a group of about 30, so wasn't expecting the great service we got. The restaurant was full, and there are quite a few tables. An extensive menu is offered (they're only open for lunch). Nothing much for a vegetarian but the waitress and cook were very accomodating. Our waitress, in spite of having a large group,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Main St, Madison, AL 35758-1811
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 256-461-8096

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