Prep your taste buds – you’re in for a treat! Fresh, local, and southern themes at our home-grown eateries, or you can have your favorites at our national brand restaurants.

When you’re out touring our beautiful city, you might get hungry! Dothan has a great selection of eateries, bakeries, and restaurants for you to sample the local flavor. If you’re looking for your favorite chain, we have those too!

Annie Pearl’s Home Cooking

Annie Pearl’s is a traditional meat-n-three that reminds you of how your grandmother cooked country fried steak, with a lunch buffet served cafeteria style. Stop in for lunch or dinner, and it is also available for carry-out.

(334) 793-3000

Applebee’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill

Applebee’s is a full-service bar & grill providing hearty American eats in an informal setting.

(334) 793-7800

Barberitos Southwestern Grille & Cantina

Our mission is to serve the freshest, tastiest burritos, tacos, quesadillas, nachos and salads known to man. You - and your taste buds - deserve it.

Basketcase Café

The Basketcase Café is a downtown favorite for lunch. Just over the hump on South Oates Street, you can enjoy fresh deli sandwiches, pasta, chicken salad, and, of course, their famous fresh muffins. Open for lunch on weekdays, and also available for catering and event space.

(334) 671-1117

Beef O’ Bradys

Beef O’Bradys is a sports bar atmosphere with several TVs playing the big games and team trivia. Dine on wings, burgers, and sandwiches while cheering for your team.

(334) 678-0010

Bella’s Fine Dining

The unique design of Bella’s Fine Dining brings a downtown landmark back to its original glory with elegant seating, lighting, and artwork. Bella’s feels historic, yet thoroughly modern. A sumptuous dining experience awaits you in our beautifully designed three-level restaurant. You will find the wine list includes several classics, along with an extensive cocktail menu. Come savor delicious appetizers and entrees prepared in the style of Bella’s Fine Dining.​

(334) 699-3448

Bird & Bean Coffee House

Located in beautiful downtown Dothan, they crafted the perfect atmosphere for enjoying a cup of coffee with your best friends or your favorite book. They proudly serve award-winning Crimson Cup coffee, that you can enjoy with a variety of baked goods.

(334) 340-3160

Bishop’s Home Style Cooking

Bishop’s is a traditional meat-n-three stop for take-out only. Famous for their trout almondine and fried chicken, Bishop’s is available for lunch and dinner take-out.

Blue Plate Restaurant

Blue Plate is open in two locations in Dothan for full-service Southern cuisine, with daily chef specials including seasonal vegetables and traditional southern menu items like fried okra and chicken and dumplings. Fill your glass with sweet tea and order a piece of pie for dessert!

(334) 702-7100

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Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings is your favorite sports restaurant, with over 20 different wing sauces to try while watching the big game.

(334) 671-0198

Cactus Flower Café

Not your typical Mexican food! Cactus Flower is Mexican cuisine with a California twist. The guacamole is fresh, the queso bites are hot, and the sangria is delicious!

(334) 984-0717


Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen is a favorite when you’re looking for American classic dishes in a casual atmosphere.

(334) 677-0854

Cheeburger Cheeburger

This throwback diner is a fun departure from the normal cheeseburger joint. Don’t forget a milkshake!

(334) 678-0202

Chicken Salad Chick

Chicken Salad Chick is a southern favorite, boasting over 10 different styles of chicken salad served as a scoop or sandwich. They also serve up sandwiches, soups, and are available for catering.

(334) 487-1534

Chili’s Bar & Grill

A nationwide favorite, Chili’s serves up tex-mex with a twist. Dothan’s Chili’s is located on Montgomery Highway.

(334) 677-6767

China Wok

Quick-service traditional Chinese food is the menu at China Wok. All your favorites are there – sweet and sour chicken, crab wontons, and beef with garlic sauce – with large and generous portions.

(334) 792-8877

Chuck E. Cheese

Every kid’s favorite pizza place is located next to Wiregrass Commons Mall. It’s the perfect afternoon for pizza and arcade games!

(334) 702-2305

CiCi’s Pizza

CiCi’s Pizza serves every member of your group’s taste buds with their buffet style menu. You can pick what you want, including dessert pizza!

(334) 673-3500

Conestoga Steakhouse

Voted Alabama’s Best Steak by the Alabama Cattlemen’s Association, Conestoga Steakhouse serves large steaks in their special au jus in a modest atmosphere that focuses solely on the food.

(334) 794-4445

Cracker Barrel

Cracker Barrel is the road trip classic, featuring breakfast served all day, or hearty southern made meals.

(334) 673-8454

Dakota Coffee Works

Dakota Coffee Works has been in business for over two decades because they treat their customers like family and sell the finest and freshly roasted local coffee. Come by the Dothan location today and try the legendary coffee or try the light-fare menu of pastries, croissants, and sandwiches. They also have some delicious cold beverages and great smoothies!

Dante’s Pizza

Dante’s Pizza has been owned and operated by the Clemente family and their sons for over 20 years within the Wiregrass Commons Mall. Famous for their large slices of hand-tossed pizza that don’t even fit on the plate and overstuffed calzones, Dante’s is sure to please anyone looking for quick-service Italian.

(334) 792-7160

David’s Catfish House

David's Catfish House is famous all over the South for their delicious Farm-Raised Catfish from Yazoo City, Mississippi, but their hand-cut certified Black Angus steaks, fresh from the Gulf Seafood and their homestyle preparations is what keeps people coming back!



Conveniently located on the south side of Ross Clark Circle, Denny’s is the perfect place for breakfast served 24/7.

(334) 803-0787

Dickey’s BBQ Pit

BBQ chain eatery featuring house-smoked meats, stuffed baked potatoes & classic sides.

(334) 446-0136

Dobb’s Famous Bar-B-Que

Another Dothan institution that has been family owned and operated since 1910! It was inducted into the Alabama Barbecue Hall of Fame in 2014. The best chaser for the Brunswick stew is their homemade strawberry shortcake!

(334) 794-5195


America’s Favorite Coffee is served all day at Dunkin Donuts. Grab a donut and a latte inside the restaurant, or quickly in the drive thru.

(334) 671-0064

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Never trust a skinny pig. The local owners at Fatback’s Barbecue smoke their barbecue backyard style with a laidback attitude. They have some interesting twists on traditional favorites, like the Pig on a Cow, which is a barbecue burger combo, and the One of a kind Pepper Jelly Pork Sammich, which combines a sweet pepper jelly and cream cheese with smoked sliced pork. Open for lunch, dinner, and catering!

(334) 479-0073


Fazoli's prides itself on serving premium quality Italian food, fast, fresh and friendly. Perfect for a quick bite! Delicious lineup includes Pepperoni Pizza, Breadsticks, Pasta and more.

(334) 446-4239

Firestone Woodfire Pizza & Grill

Indulge in specialty pizzas tossed and fired in a wood-burning stove in the open kitchen while you watch. And it’s not just pizza! Firestone also has pasta, hot entrees, house made hummus, and crème brulee for dessert. Take it from us, the shrimp and grits are a must try!

(334) 446-6248

Five Guys Burgers & Fries

This national chain is located on the west side of Dothan on West Main Street. Have your burger made just the way you like!

(334) 671-1922

Folklore Brewing and Meadery

Off the beaten path lies Folklore Brewing and Meadery, which is family owned and operated, including Buddy the Brew Dog. What started as a home-brewing hobby has turned into a beloved favorite among local craft beer lovers. They brew and bottle their own beer, and their most popular brews are the Grateful Red, the Wiregrass Wheat, and the Snipe Hunt IPA. Folklore is 21+, so leave the kids at home for this experience!

(334) 702-2337

Full Moon BBQ

Full Moon BBQ is a quick service stop for delicious barbecue on a sandwich, a salad, a potato, or just on a plate. Don’t forget a Half Moon cookie for dessert!

(334) 446-4322

Golden Corral

Golden Corral boasts entrée upon entrée at their buffet for every taste and craving.

(334) 677-9976


Voted the Best Chicken Tenders in Dothan, Goldfingers is a family favorite. Serving up chicken tenders grilled, fried, on sandwiches and on salads, Goldfingers is sure to please! Classic never goes out of style at Goldfingers.

(334) 673-4653

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Honey’s Hot Dogs

Tucked away from the main drags in Dothan, Honey’s Hot Dogs is a must-do for the traveler and the local alike. Open only Tuesday through Saturday for lunch, Honey’s serves up good old-fashioned hot dogs, cheeseburgers, and cheese fries. If you’re brave, go for the Soggy Dog, which is a hot dog covered so much in chili and toppings, you have to eat it with a fork!

(334) 673-7642

Hots Deli

“Always baked, never fried” is the motto at Hots Deli. The local owners of this Dothan establishment focus on a healthy breakfast and lunch alternative by including daily made chicken salads, fruit plates, pizzas, and baked sandwiches. Hots Deli also features a complete gluten free menu.

(334) 671-5550

Hungry Howie’s

Hungry Howie’s is ready for dine-in, carry out, or delivery of your favorite pizzas, subs, and salads.

(334) 673-2300

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Hunt’s Steak, Seafood & Oyster Bar

This service station turned oyster bar in the early 1960s, and has been serving up fresh seafood, steaks, and hand-shucked oysters on the half shell for locals and travelers ever since. Hunt’s is open for lunch and dinner, and also offers catering.

(334) 794-5193


The International House of Pancakes, or IHOP, is famous for its pancake breakfast served all day. Dothan’s IHOP is located on Ross Clark Circle.

(334) 794-5712

Jake’s Bar & Grill

Conveniently nestled in the Clarion Inn & Suites, Jake’s is a local regular favorite. Known for their fun and loud karaoke nights, Jake’s is glad to host your party, your Happy Hour, and always has live music or a DJ.

(334) 794-8711

Jimmy John’s

Jimmy John’s in Dothan makes Freaky Fast Freaky Fresh® sandwiches near you using only the freshest ingredients. Stop by or order delivery or pick up from one of our locations in Dothan for a tasty sandwich today! Whether you’re in-store or in a delivery zone, we’ll always make you a tasty sandwich!

(334) 792-2577

KBC on Foster

Farm fresh is all the buzz at KBC. Owned and operated by a Culinary Institute of America graduate, KBC focuses on locally sourced and seasonal cuisine with a constantly changing menu. Don’t leave without a homemade macaroon! KBC is also available for catering for your group or event!

(334) 792-5500

Kinza Japanese Restaurant

Kinza Japanese serves fresh rolled sushi and hibachi for lunch and dinner. They also prepare lunch bento boxes for a variety of Japanese cuisine on the go.

(334) 671-2084

Krispy Kreme

There’s nothing like a Hot Now Krispy Kreme doughnut. At Dothan’s Krispy Kreme, you can watch them being made in their glass-enclosed bakery.

(334) 677-0741

KT’s Tavern

KT’s Tavern is the coolest spot in town, serving up cold beer on tap and hot pizza late into the night. Sit inside for the tavern, or sit outside for the cornhole, pool, and giant Jenga game.

Kyoto Sushi

Traditional sushi and hibachi are made daily at Kyoto Sushi. Great for take-out or for a full service dinner. Kinza Japanese serves fresh rolled sushi and hibachi for lunch and dinner. They also prepare lunch bento boxes for a variety of Japanese cuisine on the go.

(334) 699-1078

La Parrilla

It is always a Fiesta at La Parrilla! Our Chef and staff welcome our new and returning guests by preparing authentic Mexican entrees such as succulent enchiladas, juicy and tender fajitas, quesadillas, burritos and nachos all cooked to perfection and served in a beautiful atmosphere just like in sunny Mexico. It is also our pleasure to now offer you our fantastic Catering Service. Our wonderful personnel will create an entertaining Latin Fiesta in your home or office. Whatever the occasion, our authentic Mexican favorites are always crowd pleasures and we serve it up in a festive style to spice up your event.

(334) 671-7090

LaBamba Mexican Café

Authentic Mexican lunch specials and dinners with a traditional cantina vibe is on the menu at LaBamba Mexican Café. Pair with a housemade margarita or sangria, and you’ll be singing right along with Richie Valens! Available for catering and take-out, as well.

(334) 712-4574

Larry’s Real Pit Bar-B-Que

Larry’s Bar-B-Que has been firing up pork and chicken for years for the local BBQ scene. Stop by one of their two Dothan locations at lunch or dinner for one of their house made specials – a loaded barbecue baked potato, Brunswick stew, or a chopped BBQ sandwich.

(334) 794-5854

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Longhorn Steakhouse

(334) 794-4279

Mama Goldberg’s

Hailing from Auburn, Alabama, Mama G’s makes hot sandwiches and cold salads in a quick serve atmosphere.

(334) 803-0123

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Mama Rosa’s

Quick-service Italian has never been so tasty! Hand-tossed pizzas, fresh salads and subs, and pastas are served up daily for lunch and dinner. Available also for take-out.

(334) 794-2252

Marco’s Pizza

Authentic Italian pizza for dine-in, carry out, or delivery.

(334) 699-6700

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McAlister’s Deli

McAlister’s Deli serves up American deli classics like club sandwiches, hearty salads, and loaded soups and potatoes in a casual atmosphere.

(334) 794-3354

Metro Diner

Metro serves serious diner food, offering a variety of choices for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

(334) 218-3230

Mexican Connection

Serving up great handmade Mexican fare, Mexican Connection has been a local favorite for years. Recipes are prepared to order using only the highest quality ingredients. They’ve also recently added a great burger to their menu. Curb-side to-go service is also available. It’s Dothan’s Favorite Taste of Mexico!

(334) 793-2496

Mia’s Italian

Mia’s Italian has been family owned and operated for 15 years. They specialize in Italian cuisine along with homemade chicken salad, tuna salad, hot wings, salads and subs for lunch or dinner, delivery and catering.

(334) 793-6868

Mikata Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi

Mikata is known around Dothan for its upscale atmosphere and entertaining hibachi chefs. Slide up to a table to watch your food being cooked by a traditional Japanese chef, or take a seat at the sushi bar to sample the freshest seafood in town.

(334) 673-9966

Mildred’s Restaurant and Tea Room

Mildred’s Restaurant and Tea Room is open for lunch on Wednesdays and Sundays. The menu always includes finger sandwiches, featherweight crepes, and desserts. The Tea Room is available by reservation for private parties and they will create a custom menu for your tea party.

(334) 702-9030

Moe’s Southwest Grill

Moe’s is a counter serve restaurant featuring made to order burritos, nachos, and quesadillas. Welcome to Moe’s!

(334) 671-2808

Mural City Coffee Company

Mural City Coffee Company features the highest quality, specialty grade coffee, experience your coffee being roasted right in front of you, or artisan, whole-leaf teas, and locally procured and fresh-baked edibles. They offer lounging areas, gathering areas, be-by-yourself areas. Hot, cold, trending and good 'ol favorites. Now, then; retro, cutting edge; books and art; samples, sips, learning and doing.

(334) 446-3867

My Pie Pizza

Satisfy your hunger for New York Authentic pizza! Our motto is local, fresh, fast! We love to source our produce locally, we make all of our dough and sauces fresh daily and our pies cook up in a New York minute. Our dough and sauces are made fresh, daily using only the best ingredients. Once you taste a My Pie you’ll be hooked! It is a place where each guest has the opportunity to custom build their own dining experience!

Newk’s Eatery

Newk’s fresh-made food starts with impeccable ingredients. Whether it’s a quick lunch, family meal or office catering, you always get the best from Newk’s Eatery. Their savory soups, amazing sandwich menu, flavorful pizza, incredible salad menu and more will have your taste buds singing!


Oishi is a favorite among local sushi lovers, with fresh seafood offered daily. Or choose from their menu of traditional Japanese hibachi for your dinner. Also available in drive-through or take-out.

(334) 446-0402

Old Mexico

Old Mexico is your one stop restaurant to enjoy all your favorite traditional Mexican cuisines. Stop by to have a taste of our signature dishes such as the famous "Fajitas Texanas" or take a sip of our Homemade Lime Squeezed Margarita. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

(334) 712-1434

Old Mill Restaurant

The Old Mill Restaurant is a Dothan standard, featuring fresh seafood, large cut steaks, and is famous for their chicken parmesan. They also offer an early bird menu, and an extensive wine list. The Old Mill has several large meeting rooms available by reservation for private parties.

(334) 794-8530

Olive Garden

Take a tour of Italy with Olive Garden’s authentic Italian menu in a casual dining atmosphere.

(334) 792-8777

Outback Steakhouse

Feel like an Aussie ordering shrimp on the barbie at Outback Steakhouse, among other items like steak and seafood.

(334) 702-4939


American favorites are daily at O’Charley’s, from their famous loaded potato soup to steak, salad, and sandwiches.

(334) 673-1956

Panera Bread

Focusing on “clean eating,” Panera Bread is a hot spot for bakery items, soups, salads, and sandwiches in a café atmosphere.

(334) 792-6037

Pizza Hut

Choose from the menu at Pizza Hut to create a pizza just the way you like, or browse the lunch buffet.

(334) 792-9884

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Ray’s Restaurant

Breakfast starts early at Ray’s Restaurant, which has been locally owned and operated for many years. They are known for their hearty breakfast menu, country lunch plates, and for the special “Table of Knowledge,” which is a group of locals who meet every day to discuss college football, politics, and to share a big carafe of coffee. You are sure to learn a lot of Dothan history by sitting near these Dothanites.

(334) 794-4625

Recovery Room

Recovery Room boasts the largest beer menu in the city, as well as live entertainment and arcade games. Venture out to the back patio for giant Jenga and cornhole. Recovery Room doesn’t have a kitchen, but they don’t scold you from having a pizza delivered to your table. Recovery Room is also smoke-free!

(334) 446-0297

Red Elephant Pizza & Grill

If you’re looking for a fun, relaxed, family atmosphere, Red Elephant is it! With interesting flavors like barbecue pizza, out of this world burgers, and boiled peanuts as an appetizer, Red Elephant is a local favorite any night of the week. Bring the kids along to enjoy their arcade room. We suggest the loaded cheese fries!

(334) 673-7492

Red Lobster

Fresh seafood is always on the menu at Red Lobster, along with their famous cheddar bay biscuits.

(334) 793-6262

Richie B’s

New York Style Sandwiches and Pizza is their claim to fame! Plentiful, tasty and authentic - you'll be pleased with any choice. From the Boar's Head cold cuts and cheeses on the sandwiches to the monster-sized slices of thin-crust pizza. Open for lunch only, Monday – Saturday until they run out!

(334) 446-3369

Rodeo Mexican Restaurant

Rodeo offers authentic Mexican cuisine daily for lunch and dinner. The chips and salsa are always fresh, and so are the margaritas. Rodeo also offers great prices on lunch specials, and catering services. Old Mexico is your one-stop restaurant to enjoy all your favorite traditional Mexican cuisines. Stop by to have a taste of our signature dishes such as the famous "Fajitas Texanas" or take a sip of our Homemade Lime Squeezed Margarita. Open daily for lunch and dinner.

(334) 677-6677

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Shoney’s is open late, with an always fresh dinner and breakfast buffet, or you can order off the menu.

(334) 792-4415

Smokey Joe’s Bar-B-Que

Smokey Joe’s is famous for their giant dinner plates, but they aren’t just BBQ! They also serve up seafood, wings, pizza, and sandwiches for lunch and dinner. They are also available for take-out.


An array of whole-bean coffees from around the world, in mild, smooth, or bold flavors; lattes; mochas; espressos; pastries. Our mission is to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time.

Stix & Cones

Looking for a sweet treat! Stix & Cones is the home of Dothan Ice cream, known for their handcrafted pops. Stop in for a praise cheese, salad, or sandwiches in waffle cones.

Taj Café

The Taj Cafe & BBQ was born out of a desire to change the traditional perception of Indian cuisine dining and to introduce an innovative, exciting and high quality restaurant to the discerning diner in the Dothan city. Aspiring to serve the highest standards of authentic Indian food totally inspired from the sub-continent, to create a contemporary, chic setting with a fantastic ambience combined with a friendly, but highly professional service. Diners have been treated to a range of new dishes as well as familiar ones using traditional cooking methods and recipes from India.

(334) 699-3200

Taziki’s Mediterrannean Cafe

Comfy chain eatery providing made-to-order gyros & other Mediterranean dishes plus beer & wine.

Texas Roadhouse

Texas Roadhouse is a western classic restaurant, served in a casual environment.

(334) 792-5826

TGI Friday’s

It’s always fun at TGI Friday’s, with appetizers, entrees, and a large bar selection to last late into the evening.

(334) 836-1570

Thai House

Thai House offers fresh and spicy Thai food for lunch or dinner. The lunch specials are affordably priced and available for take-out. The curry is fantastic, and so is the service and atmosphere.

(334) 699-2064

The Bean Bro

Your Coffee Adventure Starts Here! Combining our love for the outdoors, coffee and primitive ways of roasting and brewing. We roast our own beans and brew our own cold brew.


The Cellar

The Cellar was born through a love of superior meals, fine wine, and fellowship with family & friends. Share a table with the most special people in your lives, and enjoy Dothan's finest selection of steaks, wines, and gourmet foods.

(334) 712-0622

The Thirsty Pig

The Thirsty Pig is a craft beer taproom like none other. They have traveled around the state and the south and found great craft beers that you should like to try. All of their draft beers are available to enjoy at the bar by the glass or to take home in a growler for consumption later. If you stop by on Friday or Saturday you might be able to grab a bite of BBQ from the Thirsty Pig BBQ truck.

Things & Wings

Things & Wings can toss their wings in over 30 different sauces, with names like “Terminator” and “Sweet and Sassy.” If you’re not into hot wings, you can go for the “Wimp” sauce, and be proud of it! They also feature burgers, sandwiches, and salads.

(334) 671-9464

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Top Thai

Top Thai is an Asian-fusion restaurant, combining Thai and Japanese for an exciting meal at lunch or dinner. Also available for take-out.

(334) 678-6838

Tropical Smoothie Café

Tropical Smoothie Café is a health nut’s favorite, counter serving fortified smoothies, sandwiches, and wraps as a healthy alternative.

(334) 661-4003

Zack’s Family Restaurant

Zack's Family Restaurant serves the best Southern Style meals in Dothan and the surrounding Wiregrass Area. Known for their fried chicken and fried green tomatoes, it's the best meat and three in the wiregrass.


Zaxby’s is a staple for chicken fingers, wings, and sandwiches.

(334) 678-1302

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