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Whispering Oaks

707 Geneva St, Opelika, AL 36801
334-749-1917
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Ranked #26 of 84 Restaurants in Opelika
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Feb 4, 2014
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English first
Opelika, Alabama
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76 reviews 76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The dining room sometimes closes for one reason or another. Also, sometimes it's one price, and others it's cafeteria style. If you go with kids, this can quickly run into some $$, because everything, especially the desserts, looks so tempting. Also, for a real treat, check out the eye candy next door when the weather warms up. Whatta beefcake!!!

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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

This place is amazing. Some of the most legit southern food you can put in your mouth. Don't miss out on this gem. We were driving past opelika Alabama back to our home in Florida and we remembered about this place from my wife's college days in auburn. So this was our first time back since 2005. It is just... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is so wonderful because you feel like someone has welcomed you into their home. The food is your typical southern dishes such as collard greens and corn bread. Last time I ate here it was buffet style so the price was definitely reasonable. The fact that it is inside an old home gives it the traditional southern feel.... More

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Auburn, AL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012

This grand old mansion has been transformed into a restaurant serving authentic southern cooking, buffet style. For around $8-10 you can get fried chicken, meatloaf, mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, green beans, okra, cobbler, and so much more! As a college student, I don't get home cooking very much, but Whispering Oaks always makes me feel like I'm home. It... More

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