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St James Hotel & Restaurant - CLOSED

1200 Water Ave, Selma, AL 36703-4471
+1 334-872-0332
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
22 Jan 2018
“Boarded up”
15 Apr 2017
“If you're into old, historic hotels this is the place to stay!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1200 Water Ave, Selma, AL 36703-4471
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Saint James hotel was boarded up and closed. The area was scary. Most of the buildings in the area were also boarded up.

1  Thank April L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Well, I am the Founder of a paranormal team out of Birmingham and we ALWAYS stay at the St. James because of the activity there. It's really very subtle but it's there nonetheless. We usually stay through the weekday when it's quieter with less people...More

Thank paranormalqueen41
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I love stopping here when in Selma. Their chef does an excellent job. Order med rare rib eye, exactly what you get. Although bar menu has not changed since I discovered St James, always good & reasonably priced compared to what else Selma has to...More

Thank Marsha G
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at the St. James Hotel for a weekend trip to Selma. We ate the complimentary breakfast, and it was outstanding. I am not normally a big fan of grits, but the grits at breakfast were the best I've ever had.

1  Thank rabbitt92
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We were in Selma to see some civil rights history. We were hungry and fortunate enough to wander into the St.James hotel. Since it was Saturday there were two options wings or burgers. All three of us chose cheeseburgers and they were wonderful. They were...More

Thank KSdoc2014
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We spent the night at the Historic St. James Hotel in Selma as part of a two-day trip along the AL Civil Rights Trail (between Birmingham and Montgomery). There's enough to see in the area we could have spent more time. Where else can you...More

1  Thank ccala2015
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I love this place but it is too much crime in Selma so we'd don't,go there any more. Would fee afraid there after dark.

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Omg....this was a place with history. You could jst look around the hotel and imagine the days when the women wore their ballroom dresses n men in their tuxedos. The hotel is very old an does need some TLC but it's well worth the stay....More

1  Thank zeusnzor
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Just left St James Hotel for the lunch buffet. Great southern food and great service. The owner ever took me for a brief tour of the Hotel. I will most definitely come back while in Selma.

Thank Mshugart
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Excellent food in a historic hotel. We really enjoyed our meal there and have returned two more times. After spending several weeks in Selma, I can say that the St James is my favorite place for dinner. Be sure to try the sauteed vegetables with...More

Thank Angie T
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  • Address: 1200 Water Ave, Selma, AL 36703-4471
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Selma
  • Phone Number: +1 334-872-0332
  • This restaurant is at St. James Hotel
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