Claunch Cafe’ – Tuscumbia, AL

Claunch Café 400 South Main Street (Spring Park), Tuscumbia (256) 386-0222 Sun. – Thurs: 11am to 2pm. Closed Friday & Saturday Pecan Chicken Salad is this cafe’s specialty, but also try one of the fabulous daily specials or any customer favorite off the menu.

City Restaurant – Tuscumbia, AL

City Restaurant 108 West 5th Street, Tuscumbia (256) 383-9809, Mon – Fri. 6am to 2pm. Closed Saturday & Sunday. Known for it’s down home cooking, City Restaurant offers a wonderful breakfast and lunch menu.  

The Palace Ice Cream & Sandwich Shop – Tuscumbia, AL

100 South Main Street, Tuscumbia (256) 386-8210 Mon.– Sat. 11am – 5pm Get nostalgic with this newly restored historic building. For years The Palace Ice Cream & Sandwich Shop has been serving the Shoals the old fashioned way, complete with a soda fountain style service.

Sparkey’s Drive-Inn – Tuscumbia, AL

701 Old Lee Hwy, Tuscumbia (256) 383-1387 Mon. – Sat. 10am – 6pm Take a step into the past. The only drive through restaurant that has been serving Tuscumbia for over 50 years.

Rocking Chair Restaurant – Tuscumbia, AL

800 Highway 72 West, Tuscumbia (256) 381-6105 Mon. – Thurs. 9am to 9pm; Fri., Sat. & Sun. 7am to 9pm. Get your daily specials and traditional Catfish here. Come enjoy the homey atmosphere that this place is known for!  

Jody’s Restaurant – Tuscumbia, AL

1440 Highway 20, Tuscumbia (256) 389-9005 Open 24 hours, daily A real taste of the south, Jody’s Restaurant offers a full menu, which includes a signature southern breakfast and catfish.

J.J. Restaurant – Tuscumbia, AL

8225 U.S. Highway 72 West, Cherokee (256) 359-4080 Mon.- Thurs. 5:30 am to 8 pm; Fri. – Sat.; 5:30 am to 9 pm. Get a taste of the ol’ days with favorites such as hamburgers, onion rings, and shakes! J.J.’s can cure your craving of the past! Great food, great atmosphere.  

Cold Water Books & Coffee Shop – Tuscumbia, AL

101W 6th St Tuscumbia (256)381-2525 Mon. – Thurs. 7am-8pm; Fri.–Sat. 9am – 9pm; Sun 1pm – 5pm Get a grilled cheese or a chicken salad croissant, add a pastry and a specialty coffee and then get cozy with a book and take in the scenery at one of Tuscumbia’s newly restored historic buildings.