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2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
+1 205-939-3221
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut cake” (53 reviews)
“escargot” (31 reviews)
“hamburger” (42 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing. The service was amazing . The drinks hit the spot. Overall great French food right here in Birmingham!!

Thank Will H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants in Birmingham. The charcuterie platter, or the off menu smaller version chicken sausage platter, are great starters. The escargot is my favorite of all time. Wonderful cocktails and wine list. If the weather is nice sit out back and play...More

Thank tbasco99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chez Fon Fon is a top of the line French restaurant. I went with my French girlfriend who didn't believe she could experience anything that rivals restaurants in France in Birmingham, Alabama. However, she was amazed. The owner, Frank Stitt, event came out to speak...More

Thank Harry378
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Chez Fon Fon one of award winning Frank Stitt’s restaurant is always delicious. From beginning cocktails to the end dessert- the chef takes pain to create delicious new specials but always stays true to the oldie but goodies which have patrons coming back over and...More

Thank Lynne N
Reviewed August 10, 2018

This is one of my favorites and I visit every time I'm in Birmingham. The atmosphere is wonderful and the food is always good.

Thank pseghers
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

By far the best French restaurant in Bhm but they don’t take reservations. Fish dishes are great along with great desserts

Thank Mark B
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

There were 6 of us celebrating a 40th birthday. We were somewhat disappointed they were out of their signature hambugers since they are supposed to be the best in Birmingham. Three switched to trout, two switched to French ham and cheese and I had flat...More

Thank George K
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Dropped by yesterday for lunch. They have valet parking which is very convenient. I always get steak tartare and the chicken liver spread. It was perfect as always. Great place for a casual business lunch

Thank csp2
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Got there early, seated immediately. Server very prompt and knowledgeable about menu. Food was very very good. It does get a little loud as it is clearly a gathering spot for locals.

Thank Beth S
Reviewed July 22, 2018

The garden area in the back of the restaurant is wonderful when the weather is right. It felt just like a cafe in Paris, and the food did not disappoint. The fish tasted of the ocean it was so fresh and the vegetables were fresh...More

Thank DrPezz
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Wade B
January 28, 2017|
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Response from nathan H | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code
April 13, 2016|
Response from Metro M | Reviewed this property |
Contact the restaurant with this question? I do not know what they stock.
April 13, 2016|
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Response from sandyfeets2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they stock several varieties of Cotes du Rhone. You may view their entire wine list on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-939-3221
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