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The Fisherman Restaurant

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1873 Highway 77, Southside, AL 35907-0107
256-442-5252
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Not just great sea food

The seafood is great my personal Favoriite is blacken Catfish extra black but they have been vote best Burger in town & have a couple of grat steaks on the menu and a few Italian paste dishes That afe second to none. The biggest suprise is the soaps" lobster Bisc, Clam cowder, and of Coase Gumbo... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Glenn S
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Gadsden, Alabama
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Centre, Alabama
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

As always I had a great meal. Love the hushpuppies and fresh coleslaw. Food is always fresh and cooked as asked. Wait staff is friendly, does a good job servicing the table.

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Gadsden, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

From the fresh seafood to a delicious juicy steak, you can't go wrong! My family and friends have eaten here for years and enjoy being greeted at the door like family by their great staff! Whether they were catering three of our family weddings or dropping off some homemade soup when we were sick, Stephen and Sarah (the owners) are... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Food was mediocre at best, the service was poor (staff was rude and extremely unprofessional), the place was dirty (floors, tables and chairs sticky) and it was Uncomfortably HOT in the building. The place needs a major overhaul. I do not recommend. The food had potential, but it wasn't reaching it!

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Southside, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

overall great place to eat. family friendly environment. good prices. friendly staff. would recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We loved the service, quick and very helpful with menu. The food was delivered slow, but it was cooked perfect. Well worth the small wait time. Yummy from beginning to end. I had shrimp and grits and my husband had stuffed talapia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We ate there Saturday night and I had the blackened chicken Alfredo and it was great!!! I loves the atmosphere made me feel like I was at the beach!! The waitress was sweet and did a very good job!! The only negative thing was we had a large party so they added the tip in which was fine but when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We eat here everytime we come to the Nascar race! Best shrimp in town! Prices are great! Not your usual frozen shrimp..freshly battered and delicious! hush puppies melt in your mouth!

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Gadsden, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The seafood is great my personal Favoriite is blacken Catfish extra black but they have been vote best Burger in town & have a couple of grat steaks on the menu and a few Italian paste dishes That afe second to none. The biggest suprise is the soaps" lobster Bisc, Clam cowder, and of Coase Gumbo all are delicious meals... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I just ate at Fisherman's Restaurant for the first time. My friend, who lives here in Gadsden, took me. I ordered the ribeye and my friend had the large shrimp. My steak was good, well done, just the way I ordered it. They brought out a basket of hush puppies, which were really good too. Our waitress was friendly, but... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

If you look at the website you might think you are going to a nice, table cloth seaside restaurant. This was such an incredible disappointment. My husband and I should have known when we drove up that we should have driven out. The Trip Advisor said 89% of the feedback said they would eat at this restaurant. The outside look... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1873 Highway 77, Southside, AL 35907-0107
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Southside
  • Phone Number: 256-442-5252

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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