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Mr Gene's Beans

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302 De La Mare Ave, Fairhope, AL 36532-2311
+1 251-928-6915
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13:00 - 22:00
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Sun 13:00 - 22:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ice cream is so-so. Service was horrible. Guy behind the counter barked orders to file on through the door. After eating ice cream I went back for coffee, but the three girls behind the counter totally ignored me for five minutes--I even had cash in my hand! Terrible, terrible, and terrible.

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Thank steve b
Fairhope, Alabama
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent for stopping there after shopping specially if you have kids or grandkids. Great atmosphere, sitting on the cute tables and chairs outside, enjoying the breeze and being able to carry on conversations...

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Thank CarmelaClementWright
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ice cream was good but not homemade. Also they have bottled sodas and coffee. Nice refresher during the day! Cute shop!

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Thank KrysH2
Daphne, Alabama
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I LOVE to go here for a scoop of ice cream or milk shake...............great service and tasty Blue Bell ice cream YUM :)

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Thank BAYOUTIGER2015
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Took my grandson there-it is still a great place. Coffee was the best I had over four days...and my grandson loved the muffin!

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Thank Caron R
San Antonio, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Don't shop til you drop in Fairhope, although you could! The barrista made my Iced decaf nonfat latte in a flash and after some sitting on the deck, we were ready for more cute shops! Also good for ice cream.

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Thank Marilyn E
Birmingham, Alabama
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Whether you are in the mood for ice cream or a cup of coffee this is the place to go! Just a small store front with a few tables inside and out on the front porch. We always stop here when we visit Fairhope! It's a real treat!

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Thank kksavage
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Riding through downtown Fairhope on a drizzly evening, we encountered Mr. Gene's Beans just when we decided that we'd like some coffee & maybe some cake. We entered this totally charming place with its full (yet not crowed-feeling) dining area & found two seats across from the ice cream counter. Despite the nicely stocked pastry case (no cake), we couldn't... More 

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Thank Joanne E
Fairhope, Alabama
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Mr Gene's Beans is and has been a favorite of our children and now grand children. They have many flavors of ice cream, both hand dipped and soft serve. They also offer speciality items such as banana splits, floats, and Sunday's. Coffees and soft drinks are also available.

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Thank griffisw
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to stop and get a treat. Not an expensive place either. Hubby and I love the place. My Mother loves their coffee.

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Thank VonnieLeigh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 De La Mare Ave, Fairhope, AL 36532-2311
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-928-6915

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