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129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
+1 334-517-1155
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
129 Coosa St, Montgomery, AL 36104-2506
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Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

We have eaten at Central previously and chose It for our 22nd wedding anniversary. As usual, our expectations were exceeded. Our server was very pleasant and accommodating. The Baked Brie with local peaches was new for us and a tasty starter. The Braised Veal Cheek...More

Thank Derrick S
Reviewed 30 July 2014

My wife and I had lunch here recently. My wife had the house salad and Magherita Flatbread. Both were fresh, bright, and very good. I had the Greek Salad with grilled shrimp. The salad ingredients were fresh and very well balanced, with the oil and...More

Thank sohohe
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This is certainly a smart looking establishment (with prices to match), but looks can be deceiving. When the waiter asked about the meal, we told him the truth: both our dishes were way too salty, to the point of being barely edible. Without missing a...More

1  Thank charles300566
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Only popped in for a quick bite at the bar but it was excellent! Drinks were tasty but the menu had an excellent selection. Went with a honey/goat cheese appetizer plate with fresh peaches and large crackers. Then was recommended the wedge salad with some...More

Thank Dawn N
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

The best EVER! We had Amberjack and Duck...WOW!!! But, hold on, the dessert was....indescribable! Creme Brulee with cookies OMG!!!! CRAZY GOOD!!!! Service was perfect. This is a MUST if in Montgomery.

Thank R S
Reviewed 17 July 2014

If you like corned beef Reuben Sandwiches... THIS the place to eat one!!! First time to visit but will not be the last. I have eaten Reuben Sandwiches all over the US and this sandwich was by far the best ever! When I finally get...More

Thank Taxkween
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Staff was amazing. Wonderful atmosphere and food. We got a desert that wasn't soft and we got a free cookie. It was awesome!

1  Thank Likeaboss24
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

We have traveled to quite a few places since my husband retired 2 years ago. We came to Montgomery for a family visit and wanted to slip away for a birthday dinner. After reading reviews on Trip-adviser, we chose Central. We were not disappointed!! Everything-from...More

Thank Marlysas
Reviewed 1 July 2014

I ordered the pork chop and that thing was HUGE! I definitely had to get a doggie bag because there was no way I could finish the meal plus the sides. The food had a great smoky taste from the grill and the portions for...More

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 29 June 2014

After having been on the road for a week of non-stop travels, I found myself in Montgomery, Al for my final business meeting before the July 4th Holiday. Up to that point, just about every place I eat at was nothing to write any favorable...More

Thank David W
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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
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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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