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Wintzell's Oyster House - CLOSED

1208 Beltline Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35601-6202
+1 256-340-4404
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
Oct 6, 2016
“Closed for a reason ”
Aug 23, 2016
“Lunch ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
1208 Beltline Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35601-6202
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

This place was known for its terrible food, really bad service & overall lousy atmosphere! You know a place is going to be pretty bad when you can't even get a Bud Light on draught!

Thank John E
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten at the original in Mobile since the seventies, the Decatur Wintzells is not even close as to quality. I had over cooked shrimp for the last time here

Thank daei1972
Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Wintzell has been closed for a long time now. Poor mgmt is what got the Decatur Wintzell’s closed along with poor food standards.

Thank Errol R
Reviewed September 29, 2014

Poor mgmt is what got the Decatur Wintzell’s closed along with poor food standards. They went from pretty good upon opening to very bad in a hurry. Lack of food consistency and poor service put the nails in the coffin. Oyster’s shucked from the evening...More

1  Thank Asurewater
Reviewed May 28, 2014

Ordered the fried scallops dinner. When they arrived, my first thought was these are fish balls. They didn't have the typical disc shape of a scallop and tasted like fish. When we asked the manager about them, he offered to go to the kitchen and...More

Thank VolsFan07
Reviewed March 4, 2014

I loved the wintzells on the coast and in guntersville. We were so happy when one opened near home in Decatur. It never came close to wintzells standards and service was poor. I am surprised it lasted as long as it did. We tried it...More

1  Thank Mildred5404
Reviewed January 25, 2014

As of January 2014, Wintzell's has closed in Decatur. This location has had many other restaurants and none seem to last long. Another one coming this Spring.

Thank ALoldsters
Reviewed January 7, 2014

This location is closed, and was never busy! Service was poor, food was not good has up to Wintzell's standards in other locations.

Thank Byron H
Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

Our waitress was nice, but she did not bring us bread. My husband & I split a plate, and she didn't bring us an extra plate to divide the food--we had to ask for it. The food was ok, but it was over-priced. My husband...More

Thank LKJT
Reviewed October 14, 2013 via mobile

The service was perfect. Warm friendly atmosphere! The food was the star of the visit. The restaurant was immaculately clean. I will definitely return.

Thank Tmletts
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Restaurant Details

American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1208 Beltline Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35601-6202
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 256-340-4404
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