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707 Geneva St, Opelika, AL 36801
334-749-1917
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10:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Very nice place ! Do not miss out!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2013
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Opelika, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 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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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

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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Additional Information about Whispering Oaks

Address: 707 Geneva St, Opelika, AL 36801
Phone Number: 334-749-1917
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Opelika
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 707 Geneva St, Opelika, AL 36801
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Opelika
  • Phone Number: 334-749-1917

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?