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129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
+1 334-517-1155
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough wonderful things about my first visit to Central. Everything was great from start to finish. My co-workers and I ventured out and decided to have lunch here. Brittany was our server and she was awesome. Her personality was very outgoing and...More

Thank Surlecn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing service - no detail missed. Food wonderful and service made it perfect! First time in Montgomery and highly recommend this for your fine dining!

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took 13 family members to dinner to celebrate a special occasion and our meal was the perfect end to a weekend celebration. Our group included 3 children which adds a challenge in itself. We were not disappointed. Every person said that their meal was...More

Thank David G M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So glad we could stop by for lunch on our way through Alabama. Beautiful restaurant, fantastic farm to table food, excellent service. We started with the pimento cheese and Mediterranean flat bread appetizer, and didn't stop until it was gone!! The fresh catch was a...More

Thank beth036
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food , nice surrounding friendly service. Been with my wife for the late dinner and it has been a great experience

Thank Tatyana P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Copied from Brad: We loved everything about Central: the architecture, space, ambiance, lighting, service, and the wonderful food and drink. (Brad: sorry about the damage Irma inflicted on your area. I hope you found you home still safe when you returned. We were at Central...More

Thank Crystal X
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were displaced evacuees of hurricane IRMA hanging out in Montgomery to get a respite from the storm. We loved everything about Central: the architecture, space, ambiance, lighting, service, and the wonderful food and drink. The first night we sat in a booth and had...More

1  Thank Brad M
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Central is a chef driven restaurant in a repurposed warehouse located in the downtown entertainment district. There is valet parking. Recently I had their New York Strip and it was a good cut and seared very will. They have a wide selection of seafood also....More

Thank AtravelerAl
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Had a business meeting but casual and Central was a perfect location. The atmosphere is open and the menu and food options are great for a business meeting or social occassion.

Thank Jerry K
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Have gone here several times and the food, from the burgers to the steaks, and service, have always been at the top of the game. The place really has the feel of a restaurant from a bigger city but fits in nicely right where it's...More

Thank jeffersongodsy
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18 September 2016|
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Response from Randy H | Reviewed this property |
We wore jeans to the restaurant. it was a mixed bag of different dress. We did not feel uncomfortable
13 August 2016|
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Response from daphne r | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Ask for a booth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
    (Tallapoosa St)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Montgomery
  • Phone Number: +1 334-517-1155
  • E-mail
Central, located at 129 Coosa Street in the heart of Montgomery's Downtown entertainment district, offers a multicultural twist on southern classics highlighting local and seasonal ingredients under the direction of Executive Chef Leonardo Maurelli, III. This locally owned gem serves wood-fired dishes in an 1890's warehouse space boasting exposed brick, flickering gas lanterns and a bustling open kitchen. Central also has three private event spaces ranging accommodating 10 - 200 people. Central serves lunch 5 days a week and dinner 6 nights a week.
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