Food holds a special place in many of our hearts, right? We might even spend time searching for the perfect restaurant that will satisfy our cravings for that night. If you’re ever in the Florence/Shoals area, search no further. We’ve put together a list of 3 appetizing restaurants for you to check out during your stay.
1. Lil Capone’s Bar & Grill
- Location: 3370 Cloverdale Rd, Florence, AL and 125 Cox Creek Pwky, Florence, AL
In the mood for Italian food? This is the place! Lil Capone’s Bar & Grill offers authentic Italian food that is prepared fresh daily. They’ve got a ton of options to choose from! Their spicy Cajun pasta, crispy lemon pepper wings and, of course, their tasty pizza, are just some of their popular dishes (that’s only to name a few). If you’re ever in the area, Lil Capone’s is a MUST-try.
2. River Bottom Grille
- Location: 1050 Clayborn Liles Dr, Florence, AL
Get a taste of fresh seafood right here at River Bottom Grille in Florence. This southern-inspired seafood restaurant serves some of your favorite dishes such as alligator bites, oysters and seafood boils. The food is outstanding, but let’s talk about the amazing view here. Sitting on the Florence Harbor, River Bottom Grille will have you feeling like you’re on vacation at a pier. It’s truly a 10/10 experience for food and atmosphere.
3. The Chicago Cafe
- Location: 106 E Mobile St. #4761, Florence, AL
Bringing Chicago to Florence—The Chicago Cafe. This small, crafty cafe stays open daily to 2am, which is perfect for the night owls who want to grab a quick bite. The Chicago Cafe serves some of the most iconic dishes in Chicago like pizza, Chicago style hotdogs and subs/sandwiches, but you can get them right here. Located in downtown Florence, this Cafe is like no other.
So, which one are you trying first?