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The Fairhope Inn & Restaurant

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63 S Church St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2343
+1 251-928-6226
11:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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Fairhope, Alabama
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the Fairhope Inn for all meals (lunch, dinner, brunch), but especially enjoy Sunday brunch. The banana nut French toast is scrumptious, all the calories notwithstanding. #2 of the top 3 in Fairhope.

Thank TessaBD
San Antonio, Texas
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121 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Crisp tablecloths on a cool, summer "porch" with beautifully presented crab cakes and soup. The crab/bread ratio seemed heavier on the bread content, but the flavor and presentation were lovely.

Thank Marilyn E
Fairhope, Alabama
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We have dined a Fairhope Inn & Restaurant on three occasions and have always been impressed with the delicious food and excellent service. Our waiter, Jefferey, was very knowledgeable about pairing wines with entrees and can be trusted for his culinary recommendations for what to get if you're not sure. They have a varied menu of both simple and complex... More 

Thank DDH1961
McLean, Virginia
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185 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We had brunch at this cozy restaurant in the historic district. Decor is cute, staff very friendly the food however is mediocre. I had a blue crab cake which had more fillers than crab, the muffin was soggy and the egg barely warm. Too bad as my prior visit was more satisfactory

Thank Marc O
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We made reservations at the Fairhope Inn based on a recommendation. We were visiting for a celebration for a very dear friend. We checked in around 3 PM on August 25, 2016. From the time we entered our room we were disappointed. There was nothing in our room telling us about the Inn and its policies. We had been told... More 

Thank Mary Ann M
Madison, Mississippi
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166 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The Fairhope Inn is a really nice place for dinner. Nice entree selections and desserts. The apple crisp dessert was excellent. I recommend the Fairhope Inn when in town.

1 Thank CPARebel
Columbia SC
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

After reading the reviews we decided to celebrate our anniversary dinner there, and it was a great choice. We were greater by general manager Jeff Mog who seated us at a nice table by the window Our waiter was most knowledgeable of the menu and very good. The drinks were delicious as we're everything ordered I had the escargot appetizer,... More 

1 Thank Steven F
Montgomery, Alabama
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94 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We ate there for our anniversary and returned for Sunday Brunch. The atmosphere is a comfortable and tastefully decorated older home with a semi-quiet atmosphere for dinner. It was a but more lively for brunch. The best aspect was the service. Everyone was effortlessly spot on. We really felt welcome and cared for. The food is very good. I will... More 

Thank RedfishDave
Birmingham, Alabama
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214 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Food and service were very good. Restaurant is located in an older house, nice location but very loud. Filet was delicious!

Thank luvtotravel0330
Atlanta, Georgia
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61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

This restaurant was one of several recommended by shop owners in Fairhope. It is located in the Fairhope Inn; very charming. The staff and servers were welcoming and most hospitable. There are 2 main rooms for public dining. One is in the same room as the bar and one is on the enclosed porch with lots of windows. We liked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, French, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 S Church St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2343
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-928-6226

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?