Do you love eating out? But feel like you always hit the same spots over and over again because you never know what new restaurants have opened in Huntsville?
Then you’ve come to the right place!
The Dish is your guide to Huntsville’s Newest Eats and Treats. We’ll keep you up to date with all the latest restaurant and bar openings and re-openings in Huntsville and Madison, Alabama.
January Restaurant & Bar Openings
Whether you’re looking for a new place for your weekend date night or to grab a quick bite for lunch, these six new Huntsville restaurants will satisfy your cravings.
#1 – Big Spring Tavern
Type of Food: Meat & Three
Right next to Big Spring Park in the old Keegan’s location, Big Spring Tavern is the only meat-and-three restaurant downtown with daily lunch specials, innovative sandwiches, delicious entrees, and enticing homemade desserts.
#2 – Goodland Pour House
Type of Food: American comfort food
A casual, family-friendly, neighborhood gastropub, Goodland Pour House offers affordable, chef-inspired, modern American comfort food. They also have rotating taps of local and regional craft beers.
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12110 County Line Rd., Suite A, Madison, Alabama 35756
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#3 – Flight Plan Wine and Tapas
Type of Food: Tapas
Flight Plan offers carefully selected international and domestic wine and beer menu paired with delicious tapas. Selections include salads, naan bread pizza, charcuterie and sandwiches. Small plates feature items like pork belly, scallops, street tacos, skewers and more.
#4 – Pier 88 Boiling Seafood & Bar
Type of Food: Seafood
Pier 88 Boiling Seafood & Bar is a casual, family-friendly restaurant specializing in Louisiana-style Cajun seafood, specialty cocktails, and happy hour.
#5 – Kamado Ramen
Type of Food: Ramen
Ramen is a noodle soup dish that has become one of the most popular dishes in Japan in recent decades. Ramen is trendy and widely available, two factors that also make them an ideal option for foodies. Kamado Ramen makes all their soups by hand at the restaurant with careful attention to ingredients and preparation method and is seasoned using a minimum of salt.
#6 – Le Macaron French Pastries
Type of Food: French pastries
The macaron is considered to be the jewel of French pastries in Europe. Our macarons will delight … First bite is a surprise. Second bite is the flavor. Third bite is the pleasure™… all adding up to create a mouthful of heaven!
Not a fan of macarons? Their menu also offers a selection of gourmet chocolates, creamy French gelato, specialty European style coffees, classic French pastries and homemade candies. Can you say delicious?
Restaurants Reopened In January
A few Huntsville favorites made a reappearance in January and they had us celebrating.
#1 – Chick-fil-A on Whitesburg
Type of Food: Chicken
We usually don’t talk chains, but this fast-food locations remodel had people in a stir. Thankfully, the restaurant is back open with the drive-through flowing a bit more smoothly. And yes, there is a play area inside.
#2 – Sam & Greg’s Pizzeria/Gelateria
Type of Food: Pizza and gelato
Not only is Sam and Greg’s back open on the square in downtown Huntsville, but they are in a bigger location! What’s on the menu? Gourmet pizza, stromboli, specialty sandwiches, homemade gelato, and sorbet in a unique and fun environment.
Now grab your fork and start eating! Did we miss something? Let us know!