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Minnie Lee's Soul Food Cafe

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324 2nd Ave SE, 34°36'15.2n 86°59'07.0w, Decatur, AL 35601-2320
+1 256-445-7001
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average0%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 23, 2017
“Wear your big pants!!! It's that good!!”
Apr 7, 2016
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$$ - $$$
324 2nd Ave SE, 34°36'15.2n 86°59'07.0w, Decatur, AL 35601-2320
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Asa lifelong southerner, I know good soul food and this ticks every box!! authentic down to the sliced tomatoes and onions served as a side dish! best chicken and dressing i've had anywhere! All the veggies are perfectly seasoned and cooked!! Come early on sundays!!!

Thank Bobbie S
Reviewed April 7, 2016

I moved away 2yrs ago and came through on a quick visit and it was everything I remembered. Food was the home cook taste I was looking for.

Thank Eula B
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Have had eaten many times here and have always been pleased with food. They always have something different and they give lots of food.

Reviewed December 15, 2015

Had difficulty at first locating as the GPS took me downtown based on the given address. The location is actually just off the I-65 exit going towards the Beltline. Service was really good, staff is super friendly. Many choices from the cafeteria style buffet, unfortunately...More

Thank Jgreenway151
Reviewed November 12, 2015

Real down home southern soul food. Everything here is prepared from fresh, not a lot of cans. Like sweet potatoes. Fried chicken. Greens, fried corn. Mouth watering seasoned with butter. Deserts made like grandma ! Honestly! And sweet tea!

Thank randy9641
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Good home cooked food. We were just traveling through the area and came upon this place. No room on the plates after the food was prepared. Everyone's favorite was the dressing.

Thank Ballmom99
Reviewed April 10, 2015

I have a hard finding anything but burgers and chicken when I am on the road. Minnie Lee's is major exception to that rule. They feature meat and veggies in a southern/soulfood tradition. They are located just off the I-65 Decatur/Priceville exit at mile marker...More

1  Thank KenRivers
Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Great food Great service Great atmosphere Everything was GREAT!! I will be returning whenever I am in the area!!

Thank misssmiles08
Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

Current address is 3227 Point Mallard Pkwy SE, Decatur, Alabama. From I-65, take the Priceville exit and go west toward Decatur. Minnie Lee's is on the left at the first traffic light.

4  Thank Steve M
Reviewed February 27, 2014

Couldn't tell from the outside but a pleasant find on our travels. Served "cafeteria style" but good home cookin. Lots of vegetable choices. Good fried chicken. Husband had pork chop and enjoyed it too.

Thank Susie Y
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 324 2nd Ave SE, 34°36'15.2n 86°59'07.0w, Decatur, AL 35601-2320
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 256-445-7001
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