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Back Alley Bistro - CLOSED

2nd Ave, Decatur, AL 35601
+1 256-350-1575
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible12%
18 Oct 2015
“Love the potato salad and craft beers. ”
19 Aug 2015
“Closed forever!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Mediterranean, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2nd Ave, Decatur, AL 35601
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Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Different spin on potato salad with makes it great! Combine with there craft beers and quaint back alley restaurant it makes for a good experience.

Thank Ashley Z
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Unfortunately this little gem in Decatur did not last long enough. The doors were closed several months ago. The great news is that the chef, Bill, is one of the new owners and will be soon opening The RailYard. We look forward to enjoying his...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Excellent place to eat but unfortunately it didn't make it. The food was presented well and tasted better. I loved this restaurant. Very sad that it has closed.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This busisness is no longer open. It was a good place but is no longer in busisness. Not much else to say about the place. Hope it gets restarted. They do have a food truck that is in busisness

Thank Thombo648
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Back Alley Bistro has several vegetarian options which are tasty and unique. The atmosphere is quaint. You can dress casual or dressy and feel comfortable. The owner, Ronnie Moore, is a great guy and his family is involved with the running of the restaurant which...More

Thank Cookiesto
Reviewed 17 March 2015

This is a unique little restaurant that has an excellent menu both for lunch and dinner. The chef has done a great job in creating wonderful choices for the lunch crowd as well as the evening dinner group. The atmosphere is very enjoyable, the service...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Definitely recommend. Had the Farmer's Market burger. Huge! Had to eat it with a fork and knife. The service was excellent and the server friendly although it was a bid odd that when we sat down at 7:50 pm almost the first thing she said...More

Thank Gajet99
Reviewed 3 March 2015

After a business meeting, the group went for a sandwich in a downstairs restaurant. We had one room to ourselves to talk, which was necessary. Another room was the bar, which was interesting. Aaron had take a reservation which wasn't necessary that day but he...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 19 February 2015

I've been to this restaurant 3 times and each time had terrible service. The menu selection was not very good.

Thank SandraBurroughs
Reviewed 19 February 2015

You should go when you have time to enjoy a complete dining experience. From a good wine selection for a starter all the way to desert (make sure you have the Orange Cake and coffee) relax and enjoy. With old classic movies showing quietly on...More

Thank Tom C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd Ave, Decatur, AL 35601
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 256-350-1575
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