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J. Spencers - CLOSED

7871 Al Highway 117, Valley Head, AL 35989-4163
+1 256-635-0030
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good12%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Jul 3, 2015
Apr 21, 2015
“J Spencer's is closed sign is even covered up!!!”
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American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7871 Al Highway 117, Valley Head, AL 35989-4163
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Reviewed July 3, 2015

Having enjoyed several very tasty meals at J. Spencers, I sought it out on a recent visit to Mentone. Alas, the sign has been removed, and while Miracle Pottery still is open on the ground floor, the restaurant upstairs is now closed. It was a...More

2  Thank TommyRokkit
Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

We had loveed j Spencer's we came every time we was in mentone but this time was different we noticed the sign was covered up so we drove up there anyway and it's closed for good!! Don't try to go eat here!!!

5  Thank Debbie W
Reviewed March 10, 2015

My husband and I ate lunch here!!!! We sat outside and the food was awesome!!!! The weather was great, so we sat outside, and had a peaceful lunch!!!

Thank witcher_k
Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

Nicely situated above an interesting pottery shop, this makes a great lunch spot. It was cold when we visited so we were unable to take advantage of the lovely outdoor seating space. Inside was small, but quaint and cozy. Lunch orders were served on pottery...More

Thank momof7ds
Reviewed October 22, 2014

We really enjoyed our dinner outside under the stars and trees...romantic and really fairly upscale for Mentone, Alabama. Rolls and special butter outstanding; great chicken and steak; only downside, of course, is that DeKalb County is DRY, so there is no wine or beer. So...More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed October 18, 2014

My husband and I were staying in a cabin in nearby Mentone for our honeymoon. We arrived early evening on Monday (the 13th). EVERYTHING in Mentone was closed with the exception of a gas station which didn't have anything we could pull together for a...More

Thank mrsbarnett1012
Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Great chicken salad and fruit!!! Awesome bread and special peach butter. The hummingbird cake was very good too.. The only negative - only one waitress on duty. She did a decent job with all the customers she had..

Thank James M
Reviewed October 13, 2014

Our experience was very disappointing. They were out of several menu items and don't bother asking for gluten free or vegetarian. What you see on the menu is what they have...or not. Everything was cold and overpriced; $15 for lukewarm fettucini alfredo, $8 for cold...More

2  Thank Kyjo14
Reviewed October 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I came here for a date night recently and we fell in love with it. We are local and love to try restaurants in the area. Our waitress was great and the food was wonderful. I definitely recommend this cool little place...More

1  Thank birdybird212
Reviewed October 8, 2014

Just Enjoyed A Delicious Relaxing Lunch At J. Spencers Restaurant! The Restaurant Is DEFINITELY Open, And A Must Visit!

2  Thank kgharris
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7871 Al Highway 117, Valley Head, AL 35989-4163
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Valley Head
  • Phone Number: +1 256-635-0030
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