1488 Thrasher Blvd
Athens, AL 35611
Phone: (256) 232-0030
Fax: (256) 233-7006
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.
Set against the backdrop of the idyllic Tennessee River, Hard Dock Cafe is a fine place to hang out with friends over a drink or two. Relax at the patio and enjoy a beautiful sunset, or groove along to the live music on offer. The Hard Dock Cafe can be reached by road or river, so be sure to stop by the next time you happen to be sailing by.
Take a break from the mundane concerns of daily life and treat yourself to a gourmet lunch at Food Fite. The cafe serves up a mouthwatering variety of gourmet sandwiches, salads and sides that are fresh, flavorful and fulfilling. For a heartier meal, try the entree of the day. To-go meals and catering trays are available as well.
The Brick is so much more than your average neighborhood deli. Bar and deli rolled into one, the Brink offers a scrumptious selection of creative sandwiches and boasts over 25 beers on tap. If you're in the mood for something different, check out their selection of bottled beers, some of which can be hard to find elsewhere.
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.
Cafe 113 is a place where you will find all things indulgent and exquisite. Sample some of Chef Victor Melonas delectable culinary offerings, or allow yourself to be wowed by the talented mixologists at the bar. If your in the mood for a more traditional drink, choose from the cafe's extensive selection of fine wines and you won't be disappointed.
This local coffee shop offers what many claim to be some of the best chicken salad in town. Stop by Java Jaay Cafe for a cup of freshly brewed coffee and some conversation. Apart from a delicious array of specialty coffees and teas, the cafe also offers its guests a quite and comfortable place to catch up with friends, or join the many discussion groups that call this place their home.
6 Pockets is an ideal choice for those looking to brandish their cue sticks and show off their billiard skills. Choose from a modest selection of tasty bites, draft and bottled beers, wine and classic cocktails, to keep you fueled up through the night. After all, billiards is as much a mind game as it is one of skill, and you won't want you're energy flagging through the game. Weekly pool tournaments are held on every Friday and Saturday.
Cafe D' Azure is a hidden gem that few know about, but those who do cherish it dearly. The entrance to this charming cafe can be found within the lobby of the French Door Salon & Spa. On the menu you will find an impressive selection of smoothies, specialty drinks, coffees and teas, alongside sandwiches, daily lunch specials and a modest breakfast selection.
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.
Stop by Sam's Sports Grill for delicious food, great drinks and a lively atmosphere that is rife with the cheers of the sports fans who frequent this place. There are plenty of high-definition TVs mounted throughout the space, so that you won't miss a single play.
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.