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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)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

I dined here for lunch with a friend. We started with cremant brut ($10) and chicken liver mousse. Then we split the duck with cherries which was very good. Don't miss the coconut cake. We had delicious coffee also. Our server, Andy, was attentive and...More

Thank Evelyn R
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

On a pretty day, sit on their back patio and play a round of bocci ball. Make sure you try the coconut cake! Their coffee is one of the best cups in town. Everything on the menu is truly divine.

Thank elizadams1268
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The food at Chez Fon Fon has French flavors and favorites including escargo but it may have the best hamburger and frites you have ever experienced.

Thank William B
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Best burger I have ever eaten with a wonderful ambiance due to the fantastic waiters and bartending. I visit this place every time I'm in town.

Thank krotec
Reviewed October 2, 2017

If you like crab cakes then put this restaurant on. Your calendar for Thursday crab cakes! Also they make the best French Blonde ever! Everything else is divine as well!

Thank fungirl61
Reviewed September 29, 2017

We spent a night in Birmingham recently and decided to treat ourselves to a late dinner at Chez Fonfon, where we'd enjoyed a fabulous dinner on a previous stay. We had the chicken liver mousse, which was every bit as divine as we remembered and...More

Thank NOmadfolk2
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

We have always had outstanding food here. I always ordered fish or there shrimp avocado salad, only to see a magnificent burger and frites go by, so tonight I came for the burger. Whoa Nelley as they sat around here, it was outstanding...delicious beef, very...More

Thank feedawg
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Another hit in the Frank Stitt restaurant empire. Fon Fon has a unique vibe that never disappoints. Order the burger- that's regularly chosen as one of the best in the city. The steak frites is also a smart choice.

Thank 76Double02
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Best burger in Birmingham, hands down. And those truffle fries, the bomb! Paired with a good Rose and you are all set.

Thank ajy9992016
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. The prices are reasonable and has good wine pairings. Best burger I town.

Thank jeffreysB6559WA
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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
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic
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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