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McCutchen's Magnolia House Restaurants

303 E Willow St, Scottsboro, AL 35768-1827
256-259-3077
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Ranked #11 of 55 restaurants in Scottsboro
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 14, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Chattanooga, Tennessee
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

BLT...with Green Fried Tomato was tasty and bacon was crispy and delicious. My husband had a hot ham and cheese sandwich...this was very good,too.

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Scottsboro, Alabama
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57 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

For around these parts. this buffet is delicious! Eating in this old home is a class all of its own. We love it and consider this restaurant to be one of our favorites.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Most notably, the service is excellent and the people are so very friendly. We bypassed the buffet because it seemed a little heavy (as most southern comfort food is), but enjoyed our salad samplers, fried green tomatoes and ham sandwich, yum. They were out of their vinegar pie so we were unable to try that for the first time. We... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We have been to McCutchen's many times on Sundays to satisfy our "Meat and 3" craving. We took some out of town guests to McCutchen's to experience the yummy Southern comfort foods--one of whom is a Northern girl. Everything was delicious and perfect! We could not have asked for a better meal. The strawberry butter is amazing! I went the... More

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Scottsboro, Alabama
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57 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

What can I say? This is an awesome dish! Homemade chicken salad on lettuce, a strawberry designed as a rose, a goblet filled with grapes and a slice of orange, and cream cheese and jello dessert...The arrangement is gorgeous and the meal delicious! You must try to appreciate.

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star19562006, Manager at McCutchen's Magnolia House Restaurants, responded to this review

Thank you so much Sherry C for your delightful comment. I am glad you enjoyed your Sampler Plate. Please join us again when in town. More

Nashville, Tennessee
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Drove by this place a least two other times on visits and did not even notice that it was a resturant. We asked some locals where to get a meat and three and they told us about it. Very quaint place. Old house made into a resturant. I thought the price was very reasonable also. I had a hugh homemade... More

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star19562006, Manager at McCutchen's Magnolia House Restaurants, responded to this review

coxthatrox .... Thank you so much for your comment. Please accept my apologies from myself and my staff for not explaining about the hot food bar. I am glad you enjoyed your meal but do wished you had have gotten the choice to try the hot food bar if you had wanted it. We hope to get the chance to... More

MIAMI
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431 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

We had the meat and 2 from the hot bar. Fried catfish and chicken casserole were the meats. For veggies we had cabbage , green beans and mixed vegetables, sliced tomato and small jalapeño muffins. Iced tea came with meal for $6.95. Service was fine. Food was just ok. Atmosphere was lovely in this historic 1859 house.

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star19562006, Manager at McCutchen's Magnolia House Restaurants, responded to this review

Would like to apologize for you experience at the Magnolia House Restaurant. We never want anyone leave and not be completely satisified and full. Our cornbread muffins are always made in a muffin pan so they shouldn't have been small sometimes the pan may not get as much mix in the pan making them come out smaller and we have... More

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

An old home with lots of rooms & lots of the original furnishings. Good home cooking. A lot of locals seem to eat there for the "hot bar" as they call it. The plates I saw coming from the hot bar all had cabbage (obviously a favorite), what looked like catfish & lots of veggies. All seemed to enjoy the... More

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Hollywood, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Eat there about three days a week. Have lots of daily customers. If you like country cooking or salads such as chicken salad, cranberry salad you will like eating here. Only negavtive is that they are only open for lunch. close to the square.

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Scottsboro, Alabama
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

What a charming place! It is always nice to have a meal in a quaint, comfortable home. The food is consistantly very good and the service always excellent! If you are looking for some place different, you have to check it out. They are open everyday for lunch and sometimes for dinner around holidays.

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