Alabama Guide

Stop by for the festive celebrations, stay for Southern staples and fine dining. Alabama’s exemplary hotels and one-of-a-kind seafood jubilee should push it to the top of your list. Don’t miss out on the vintage restaurants highlighting this state’s history.

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The menu at Ravello Ristorante
Dining Out

Ravello Ristorante Brings Amalfi to Montgomery

Ravello is Montgomery's Italian gem inspired by the Amalfi coast, focused on fresh ingredients and modern twists on classic dishes.

Andiamo Lodge exterior covered in snow

Getaway: Andiamo Lodge

Want a Southern winter getaway? The woodsy Andiamo Lodge positions visitors for a scenic escape in the mountain town of Mentone, Alabama.

Several plates and drinks on a table at Pablo Santo, one of the new restaurants in the South
In the Field

Eight New Global Restaurants and Quaint Bars

Check out these eight recent openings across the South, from a Senegalese pop-up-turned-tasting menu in New Orleans to an old-fashioned dive bar in Houston that serves stiff cocktails and chili pie.  

The Local Palate Marketplace Ad: I'm Just Here for the Snacks

shop the south

Discover the Local Palate's thoughtfully curated selection of regional food products.