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Original Ben's Jr

552 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2616
+1 251-928-1211
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“potato skins” (3 reviews)
“hamburger” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
552 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2616
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Eat there weekly. Good people, good service, good food! I love the Swiss and Bacon Burger, and for an appetizer the potato skins can't be beat!

Thank Chad36526
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Quiet local place that has some of the most amazing barbque. Friendly people, great food! the place is old and not some modern chain food place! Great atmosphere! Highly recommend it! Off the beaten path and worth it!

Thank jeffreya360
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Four of us ordered two combo platters to share - ribs, chicken, beef, and pork, with coleslaw and onion rings. The ribs were burned, the chicken overcooked and dry, and the coleslaw had a watery, flavorless dressing. We all left wondering how this place could...More

Thank CandE_Brunner
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Well, tried this place because it was recommended by a friend. The service was bad. I had to go to the front to ask for dressing for my salad and a refill on my iced tea. The sweet tea is excellent! The man bussing and...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The BBQ here is great. It looks like a hole in the wall but the food is amazing. The sweet tea is fixed just right. The food is always hot and fresh. The meat is tender and tasty. They have some great hamburgers and the...More

Thank Cara M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This is the type of place you just drive by and don't even look back. In doing so it is such a waste! Though the place is not very much on display the food is really good! I had the pork barbecue with some of...More

Thank Priscila S
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! Was looking for something for lunch that might be different and did we ever luck out. Doesn't look like much from the front, but looks can be deceiving. Rather than the barbecue, we each ordered the fried seafood platter. Only problem was we should...More

Thank KBR0229
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Don't be fooled by appearances. This looks like nothing special but you'll be surprised. Great bbq, good service. You order at the counter and food is delivered to your table. Downhome friendly food and service

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Been eating here a long time and will continue to eat here for a long time to come. They never disappoint.

Thank Gulfcoastgs
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The sign said it all. We locked up the brakes and spun in! The smell let me know I was in the right place. The owner pointed out that I could get a better deal with the special, plus more food! Bonus! I loved the...More

Thank Spirit80420
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 552 N Section St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2616
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-928-1211
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