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The Depot

124 Mitcham Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-3803
+1 334-521-5177
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options
124 Mitcham Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-3803
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here after a football game. Two families sitting together. The menu choices are fresh and change from day to day. The staff both in the bar and the dining area were first rate. Our waitress could tell you everything about each dish on...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good experience in the earth of Auburn... or in the station!!! Good choice of food and drinks ... a good taste everywhere!

Thank Alessia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a classy, bistro-style establishment. A good bar and a very nice restaurant. Valet parking on-site. Parking in the area is at a premium it seems. Our server emphasised to us that this establishment prides its self on its seafood reputation. We shared three...More

Thank WingerJack
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good service, good food, right on the tracks! Staff was both relaxed and efficient with a good sense of humor. Went for Sunday Brunch. I had the lobster roll, yummy.

Thank JBT2
Reviewed 29 August 2018

My absolute favorite dining establishment! You owe it to yourself to try this restaurant while you are in Auburn! Whether you live in Auburn or visiting, make sure you come to enjoy. The location is very unique, sitting right off the tracks featuring a 150-year-old...More

1  Thank CraigSchaid
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We were looking for a meal before we hit the road on our way to Mobile. We found The Depot and decided to give it a try. The food was fantastic! My son had the Gumbo, which he absolutely loved and I had the Shrimp...More

1  Thank LaCresha N
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I hate when people refer to themselves as “foodies” but being in the business if you think you are this is the place in Auburn for you. The blue crab dip and the mahi fritters are delicious. The goat cheese salad while not sure it’s...More

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I've been to Auburn several times but this was my first time coming to The Depot and now I regret not making it before now! We went for brunch and I had the french toast. The fresh strawberries and the white chocolate whip cream made...More

1  Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 6 August 2018

On a whim we asked if we could dine in shorts and golf shirts. - no problem, totally welcomed. it was graduation weekend btw. Our group had 4 fresh fish dishes all prepared differently. Everything was superb and I live and eat on the gulf...More

Thank jeffrey v v
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Rachel, the bartender, was very nice and pleasant; had cocktail suggestions of which I tried the sophomore slump and blue collar mule which where great. Had a burger and finished with Jekyll southern juice ipa. I will stop through again on my next business trip...More

Thank Karl v
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Response from Sandy S | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. We were there much later.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Mitcham Ave, Auburn, AL 36830-3803
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 334-521-5177
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Where the hook meets the line. An American Seafood brasserie located at the Historic Auburn Train Depot. Featuring gulf-coastal cuisine, the Depot plates up Alabama's freshest seafood in a modern industrial Victorian-inspired space. History Established in 2014.First built in 1847, this fabled and timeless Depot rests in the heart of downtown Auburn. Elevating the cuisine in Auburn, the Depot is proud to be the first restaurant in Alabama cooking with a custom wood-fired "Asador. Featuring gulf-coastal cuisine, the Depot plates up Alabama's freshest seafood in a modern industrial Victorian-inspired space.
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