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Camellia Cafe

61 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2215
251-928-4321
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The October Thursday night we were at the Camellia Cafe, the place was packed. The clientele was mostly 30's and 40s, enjoying the lively atmosphere and great food. I had the duck spring rolls (pretty much a spring roll wrapper and duck meat - very tasty) and a terrific menu staple - Sauteed Flounder "Lobster Oscar." The oddly named dish... More

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Montreal
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Michelin guides used to have three categories for restaurants -- this one fits snugly in the coveted second category ... You anywhere near? Make the effort. Book a spot, stay the night nearby!

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

This is wonderful restaurant. I dropped in as a single and decided to eat at the bar and I'm happy I did. The bartender, straight out of south Louisiana, is a kick...very attentive and knowledgable about the food. The fish is fresh, as you would expect, and creatively prepared, without being fussy. Certainly the best in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

For two weeks we've staid in Fairhope and tried a couple of restaurants but kept going here. Very friendly staff and great food. An absolute recommendation!

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

In Fairhope, Camellia Cafe is more of a dining occasion because so many places are very casual and small. Very charming room, nice menu selections, and the food was very good. Every disch that walked by looked enticing. The total experience was a delightful evening.

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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

A local fisherman recommended this restaurant to us... and it was over the top amazing. For a small town... incredible menu...took us forever to settle on one thing! Great wine list! And well educated servers...they were eager to educate us about the origins of their offerings, as well as make great suggestions. There were 6 of us, each ordering something... More

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Huntsville, Alabama
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This small, quaint, elegant restaurant has all you would expect in a fine dining setting....yummy food, great atmosphere and first class service! We feel like the loudness can be overcome....just dine at 5:30 or 6:00! It was perfect for conversation, attentive wait staff, and prompt service. Can't wait to enjoy again!

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Fairhope
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I am a local and I love the experience every time. The staff is attentive and friendly. The food is always quality and cooked to perfection! I would highly recommend camellia cafe for any occasion.

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Alexandria, Louisiana
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Had reservations on a Wednesday night and thank goodness, they had to turn people away at 6:30 pm! Not a large restaurant but love the clean look and the food was great. Few mix ups in kitchen with food coming out at different times and mixing up our table and one next to us but easy to overlook when they... More

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Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I reviewed the menu before going to town and was not my first choice. We did not have a reservation and they sat us on a Saturday night at 8:00pm within 5 minutes. The envirnoment was great. loud and lively. Service was good. The food was a pleasant surprise. The food was fresh and the flavors were well comblined. Will... More

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Additional Information about Camellia Cafe

Address: 61 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2215
Phone Number: 251-928-4321
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
Cuisine: American

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