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Payne's Sandwich Shop and Soda Fountain

101 E Laurel St, Scottsboro, AL 35768-1801
+1 256-574-2140
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (42 reviews)
“ice cream” (61 reviews)
“sandwich” (35 reviews)
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American, Diner
101 E Laurel St, Scottsboro, AL 35768-1801
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

Good food at reasonable prices. Nostalgic soda shop atmosphere.Everything from sandwiches to ice cream treats.Good service.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Spunkybear1
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Old fashion ice cream shop with lunch specials. A great place to stop and eat while visiting the town of Scottsboro, Alabama.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Patricia C
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Old fashion and very nostalgic business. It was almost like stepping back in time. Hand dipped ice cream cones.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank djohnson48396
Reviewed November 5, 2018

In business for over one hundred years, this is an old time soda fountain that sells hot dogs and chips and all sorts of ice cream treats. Many flavors of ice cream to choose from... and they will make shakes and splits or just a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Dennis W
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

What fun place to eat. Our food was excellent- sandwiches and chips. Our server was very friendly and helpful

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank chaynie2015
Reviewed October 11, 2018

The food is really good but I feel it is a little pricey. The ice cream and milkshakes are very good. The weekend specials are awesome

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melissa B
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We were passing through Scottsboro and stopped off to stretch our legs and stop for lunch,we had been in the local department store and one of the shop assistants had recommended the sandwich shop, wow what a gem of a shop,the style the staff the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank gill f
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Sandwiches r great, Italian stallion, husband said best sandwich he has had in a long time. Chicken salad sandwich for me, very good. Ice cream cones yummy and fair price. Fun little place.

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank dandee85
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We had their BLT and potato salad. Wonderful! We treated ourselves with an ice cream sundae! Interior was a dream and made us feel we we're really in a 50's dinner. Employees great, but maybe in poodle skirt uniforms that teenage feeling might have been...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank 601phyllisn
Reviewed September 16, 2018

I was doing a women's gun safety class and the whole class went to Payne's to eat. I ordered some 50 cent hot dogs to go . it was good food and the place was beginning to get filled up quickly. they have specials on...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Carolyn M
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Questions & Answers
May 22, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Paynes1869 | Property representative |
10-4 Monday - Wednesday,,,and 10-6 Thursday-Saturday.....
July 3, 2015|
Response from Paynes1869 | Property representative |
no, I am sorry we don't at this time, maybe we will put one together in the future.....thank you for asking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $8
American, Diner
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E Laurel St, Scottsboro, AL 35768-1801
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Scottsboro
  • Phone Number: +1 256-574-2140
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