Great Restaurants to Try in Auburn, AL

The city of Auburn, AL is blessed with rich history, tradition, natural beauty and interesting places to visit. This place is best known as the home of the largest university in Alabama, Auburn University. The city offers numerous activities for both locals and tourists, from its recreational areas to museums, sports centers, entertainment centers and restaurants. BBonline recommends the following restaurants where you can enjoy some of the best dining in town during your stay at an Auburn inn.

Brick Oven Pizza
230 North Gay Street
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 502-6726

One of the best pizza places in Auburn can be found along North Gay Street. Brick Oven Pizza offers delectable New York inspired fare that will complete your quest for finding the best pizza in the whole of Alabama. The assorted menu for specialty pizzas includes Mega Meat, Brick Oven Classic, Five Cheeser, BBQ Chicken, Brick Oven Pesto, Veggie, Very Veggie, Big Kahuna and Italiano. Customers can also create a pizza of their own with the extensive list of toppings to choose from. Aside from pizza, the restaurant also serves salads, calzones, sandwiches and starters. Be sure to visit this place during your stay at an Auburn Bed and Breakfast.

The Amsterdam Cafe
410 South Gay St.
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 826-8181

Established in 1991, The Amsterdam Cafe offers an authentic Auburn experience to its customers. This restaurant is strategically located just a block away from Auburn University and the historic Samford Hall. With its sophisticated night lounge, private dining rooms and excellent food, The Amsterdam Cafe is also perfect for hosting a rehearsal dinner or banquet. The menu features a combination of Southern and International cuisine made from the freshest ingredients. It also provides catering and valet services to its guests.

Olde Auburn Ale House
124 Tichenor Ave.
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 821-6773

Open since 1999, the Auburn Ale House started as the only brewery in the town of Auburn. Today, beverages are no longer brewed at the site; however, the restaurant still offers an extensive selection of micro-brewed draft beers and a mouthwatering menu. The selection of food includes appetizers, soups and salads, and entrees. Aside from great food, customers of Olde Auburn Ale House are also treated to a night of good music every weekend from the best musicians in the area.

The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center
241 South College St.
Auburn, AL 36830
(334) 821-8200

Located within the premises of one of the largest universities in Alabama, The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center is home to two famous and award-winning restaurants: the Ariccia Trattoria and Bar, and the Piccolo Bar. The Ariccia Trattoria and Bar is where you can find "fresh, rustic Italian cuisine." It serves pizzas, homemade pastas, sizzling steaks and grill-fired fish. Piccolo Bar is located just next door. It offers a menu that includes a variety of desserts, appetizers and specialty cocktails. It is considered the newest gathering place in the city of Auburn.