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Southland Restaurant

5388 Skyland Blvd E, Cottondale, AL 35453-4704
+1 205-556-3070
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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5388 Skyland Blvd E, Cottondale, AL 35453-4704
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

Dropped into Cottondale on Aug 4th. Filled up my vehicle at the T&A and asked a fellow and his wife "Where an I get home cooking and a sit down restaurant". His wife said "go down this road, cross the tracks and hope like heck...More

Thank Bob_Swingin
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We have given this place a couple of different chances since reopening. The waitresses are always friendly but we haven't had much luck with the food. The mashed potatoes are aways dry with some kind of gelatinous gravy dumped on top. The salad bar is...More

Thank crimsontidefans
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A steadfast, reliable local mainstay. Southern staples, with great service. I like the fried chicken, or the Salisbury steak. Beef Tips are very good as well. Biggest cheese block you have probably ever seen on the salad bar. The beef vegetable soup isn't that good,...More

1  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Had lunch here last week, and it was excellent as usual. This may be the best lunch spot for meat and three within 100 miles. Fried chicken is crispy and tasty. Fish is flavorful. But the real steal are the sides - tons of choices...More

1  Thank FlaCrab
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Food is generally served fast and at a reasonable price. It sort of depends on the day of the week and who the cook is as to how good the food is.

Thank lisa d
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Was looking for a restaurant with a good salad bar. Reviews said this was best salad bar around. We tried it and they were right. An excellent salad bar that was very inexpensive. They have specials for each week day with a selection of meats...More

1  Thank SGMTommy
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

This place has made a major comeback! New owners have done an amazing job. The menu has standard southern homestyle dishes as well as an ever-changing list of daily specials with meat/fish selections, fresh vegetables and great desserts. You have to try the pineapple cheese...More

1  Thank BunnFun
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The food and service was excellent. This place is popular with the locals and you can get huge portions and delicious southern cuisine for only a few bucks.

1  Thank Rasheda V
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Best salad bar in town. Hamburger steaks and Catfish are legendary. Try the cheese stuffed potato. The meat and three is also very good.

Thank Homer P
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Service was very good there was no long wait for food.Everyone was really friendly and the food was really good.

1  Thank gaddys
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5388 Skyland Blvd E, Cottondale, AL 35453-4704
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Cottondale
  • Phone Number: +1 205-556-3070
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