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Mc Alister's Deli

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152 Bowling Ln, Pelham, AL 35124-4353
+1 205-985-9797
10:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:30
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Helena, AL
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Savannah Salad is just the best!!!!! But, everything I have had there is excellent. Good food for a good price!!

Thank mrsjanett
Mountainside, New Jersey
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

great fast casual option. Similar to Panera's in its offering of soup, salads, sandwiches, wraps etc. Made fresh while you wait. Seating in or take out available.

Thank Pamela F
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140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

It has been a while since I have visited this restaurant chain. The food was still tasty and the service was fine. It was not crowded on our visit, and service was quick. We had sandwiches, but the soups and queso are good as well. And don't forget the sweet tea!

Thank 76543travel
Pelham, Alabama
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

I was in birmingham with my child in the hospital kept seeing the sign for Mc Alister's i finally decided to try it. Im glad i did one of the best sandwhich/soup shops around

Thank Eddie P
Birmingham, Alabama
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103 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We eat frequently at McAllister's Deli. I always order a Ruben, potato salad, and broccoli cheese soup. Delicious with great customer service.

Thank Doctormonty
Helena, Alabama
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121 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

McAlister's Deli in Pelham (the one I visit most) has great quality sandwiches. My favorite is the Orange Cranberry Club. From time to time I will splurge on their brownie; it is one of the best, absolutely delicious.

Thank JessNAlabamaGirl
Goshen, IN
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88 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We arrive shortly after noon for a quick lunch. I've enjoyed McAlister's many times but it's been awhile since I've been to this one. We walked in and there were a couple people in line ahead of us. Another registered opened to get everyone served quickly. I appreciate the wait staff checking on the amount of customers standing in line... More 

Thank Shannon K
Estill Springs, TN
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89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015

I was traveling with friends. We stopped because we heard the iced tea was great here. It is. I enjoyed the turkey Reuben on rye. Everyone had an enjoyable meal.

Thank Edie0550
Shelby, Alabama
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

I love the ice tea. The sandwiches are large and very fresh. Service is always friendly, They have salads too but, cant say much about them because I always get the Memphian. It is a great place to get a lite lunch on a limited amount of time.

Thank Kelly J
Nashville, Tennessee
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

McAlister's Deli is a chain that I usually love, for their large variety and ease at making everyone in my family happy. We ate here because of our familiarity with the chain, but I was very disappointed. The plate I was served was dirty, with dried food on the sides of the plate, and then a big blob of chili... More 

Thank tmmvol

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Soups, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Bowling Ln, Pelham, AL 35124-4353
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Pelham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-985-9797

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