Featured Restaurants

Opelika

  • Opelika

  • Chuck's

    905 Short Ave., Opelika, AL 36801
    (334) 749-4043

    After 36 years in business, owner Chuck Ferrell still prefers to do the cooking at Chuck's. The eatery is known for its sauce and chopped barbecue pork sandwich with slaw. More

    Barbecue, BBQ, Casual dining

  • Full Moon Bar-B-Que

    2494 Enterprise Dr., Opelika, AL 36801

    The moon never sets on this hickory-smoked barbecue eatery with outposts around the state. Former Alabama football coach Pat James opened the first location on Birmingham’s Southside in the mid-1980s. David Maluf, one of the current owners, said, “The one distinctive thing about every Full Moon is the way we cook the food. All our meats are cooked fresh on an open wood-burning pit every day. When you see a Full Moon, you expect to see smoke.” But that’s not all. The Half-Moon cookies and carrot cakes are made fresh daily. More

    Barbecue, BBQ

  • Mrs. Story's

    1900 Pepperell Pkwy., Opelika, AL 36801
    (334) 749-1719

    Three generations of the Story family prove that some things never have to change: This Alabama institution is still in its original location. The 1950’s walk-up dairy bar still serves some of the same local favorites included on the original menu.

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  • Warehouse Bistro

    Warehouse Bistro

    105 Rocket Ave. #C, Opelika, AL 36804
    (334) 745-6353

    Often called Opelika's best-kept secret, The Warehouse Bistro has been tucked away in the city's oldest industrial park since 1993. Chef and owner Joe Hippely prepares nightly specials complemented by an award-winning wine list. Upscale American fare and the restaurant's cozy patio make for a complete casual fine dining experience.

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    Fine Dining