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Zack's Family Restaurant

1495 Headland Ave, Dothan, AL 36303-2821
+1 334-673-9225
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (27 reviews)
“fried chicken” (19 reviews)
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1495 Headland Ave, Dothan, AL 36303-2821
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were visiting family and they took us here for lunch. The place was packed but worth the wait. As you go through the line you choose what you would like to eat. Meat and 3 veggies and such. there were so many options, almost...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I were in town visiting family & friends and had an afternoon to ourselves while they were at work. So, we hit up TripAdvisor for lunch advice and boy are we glad we did! We pulled in to a packed parking lot...More

Thank teachlp1
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Had read that this got the best meat and three in Alabama so when in Dothan we tried it out. It did live up to the reputation. It looked really busy with a long line but it moved very fast and we got a table...More

Thank BirminghamMom
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The best American food I've every had (other than Grandma's). Wow, I was not expecting this place, or it to be so good. Plenty of wait staff, the owners welcome you inside, the food, the food, the food.... Awesome. One of those places that you...More

Thank Chema8796
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Great great place to eat if you love southern food and sweet tea. Great hospitality to boot, under 10.00 for lunch

Thank bamafutbal
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We were downtown today and decided to make a stop by Zack's. Everyone, including the owners are really friendly. Tip: don't go between 1200-1230, it's real crowded. We had the meat and four mentioned already and it's a lot of food. You can get less,...More

Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Just like your grandma's home cooking. Very good with large portions. Lots of different foods to choose from. Very reasonable prices.

Thank NewTraveler102
Reviewed 2 April 2017

What an amazing place to get an authentic home cooked meal! Great vegetables and tender meat. Some of the best fried chicken I've ever eaten!!

Thank India H
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Just finished eating at Zack's. They had a sign out front "voted best meat & 3's in the state." Definitely did not disappoint. The chicken fried steak was great. Will definitely stop again when back in Dothan.

Thank Kerrie M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Fantastic Home Cooked food, usually crowded because the food is so good but well worth any wait. Just won best meat and three award in Alabama and is well deserved.

Thank gcamp13
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6 September 2015|
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Response from Big_Globe_Traveler | Reviewed this property |
This is a family restaurant, so the price is reasonable ($10 or less) and the food is always buffet/country style.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1495 Headland Ave, Dothan, AL 36303-2821
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Dothan
  • Phone Number: +1 334-673-9225
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