1115 Audubon Lane
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: (256) 232-4700
Fax: (256) 232-4222
Bars & Cafes
Tucked away inside the Madison Bowling Center, 11th Frame Live is a lively spot to have a drink or unwind. It hosts local and national musicians nightly for live entertainment. They also have pool tables, televisions and dart boards to keep you busy.
You can count on this restaurant for delicious, southern-style foods.
Vinotini is the tapas lounge of one of the most acclaimed and preferred restaurants in Huntsville, Pauli's. Since it is a family owned business, it has the same charm and homely feel that Pauli's possesses. The lounge remains faithful to its name, Vinotini, as it offers a menu which blends some of the best wines and vodkas available in the city. Also, as it specializes in tapas, a fun session with friends is always a pleasure at Vinotini. The bar is famous for its martinis and other cocktails too. And to top it all, you can even book the beautifully decorated lounge for your private parties and events.
Scene Restaurant & Lounge is an upscale venue which sees the glamorous crowd reveling in the late hours. Serving global cuisine, it has put together bits and pieces of classic dishes from cusines across the world, thereby creating a colorful menu. One can savor sushi, pizza, burger, nachos, steak and salads, each prepared with a contemporary twist. The wine list is impressive, featuring many good labels. It is a good place to host private parties and dinners, as the vibrant venue provides an upbeat atmosphere. The staff is accommodating and highly professional. Scene is open from 4p between Monday to Thursday and from 11a onwards on weekends.
West End Bar and Grill has established itself as one of the most favored restaurants in Huntsville. It offers a contemporary American cuisine consisting of some absolutely delectable chicken, seafood and steak dishes. The bar offers a wide array of wines, beers and other spirits with the draught beer being a major attraction. West End is a favorite of most of the locals in Huntsville, who love sitting in the relaxed atmosphere here and binging on the delicious grills. A great place for an intimate dining experience.
Casual atmosphere serving delicious, fresh tossed salads, oven-baked sandwiches, California-style gourmet pizzas, hearty soups and homemade cakes. They also offer a selection of wines by the glass and imported & domestic beers. Come in and enjoy yourself, or grab one of many ready-made items to go.
Crossroads Cafe is the only place in Huntsville where you will find good food and awesome music. And if you're a live music lover, you are bound to love this place. Frequented by the who's who of the Huntsville party circuit, Crossroads features nightly performances by the most famous artists and singers in town. And to add to it, at the bar you will find a wide range of wines, spirits and bottled beers as well as ten tap beers to keep you going through the night. Light meals including snacks and bites are offered throughout the night. So for all your Saturday night parties, Crossroads Cafe is the place to be.
Shea's Express is a Christian coffeehouse featuring fireplaces, live entertainment and fresh-baked breads where patrons may enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Situated close to the Huntsville Museum of Art, Ruth's Chris Prime Steak House is a watermark for authentic, perfectly carved steaks. However, the other items on the menu are equally brilliant too. It has earned many patrons who frequent the steakhouse for a bite of their favorite recipe. The Ribeye, New York Strip and Porterhouse are signature specialties that people swear by. Among the other dishes, the Calamari is a great appetizer, as is the Barbecued Shrimp, Caribbean Lobster Tail and daily special fish. Grab a French Quarter 75 or a Dirty Ketel Martini, and you are good to go. A lively venue, the decor is classy. Dine here for a fun meal out.
Humphrey's Bar & Grill in Washington Square is your place to be, if you're looking for good food, great music and a rocking night out. One of the hottest night spots in Downtown, Humphrey's boasts of a comprehensive menu consisting of grills, sandwiches, tacos and a variety of desserts. The unique, patio style seating adds to the beauty of the restaurant. It is also a favorite burger joint of among most locals. Dance the night away to some rocking jazz, blues and rock music while relishing some totally delectable contemporary stuff here. What's more, the club also features nightly live performances which promise to keep you entertained.
Mason's Pub is where you can catch all the sports, live and that too, on a giant plasma screen. It is located within Washington Square, Downtown's ultimate entertainment venue. With vintage beer bottles adorning its walls and a cozy and intimate seating arrangement, the pub has a very quaint and peaceful environment. It is a far cry from the usual noisy pubs, where you have loud, ear-splitting music. Here you can enjoy your favorite sports live, in a quiet and peaceful atmosphere. And when you have some really delectable food and drinks to go with, there can be nothing better.
For a unique dining experience coupled with some rocking jazz music, come to The Jazz Factory, Downtown Huntsville's leading restaurant and club. With two vast levels, the restaurant has been serving the city locals with some real good American cuisine for years now. The large, illuminated dining area and a live band playing foot-tapping jazz music welcomes you as you enter the restaurant. As you go up the mezzanine level, there is a a well-stacked martini bar and four, beautifully handcrafted pool tables scattered around. Tuck into some delectable seafood dishes, Italian pastas, Greek salads and a lot more at The Jazz Factory. Functioned by a cheerful and hospitable staff, the restaurant has a pleasant inviting atmosphere along with a premium set of martinis on offer. You may also catch people dancing to some rocking music by live bands here, once or twice a week.