Restaurants, Bars, & Eateries in Auburn, Alabama

You’re sure to get hungry after experiencing all the amazing things to do in Auburn, Alabama! With more than 22,000 undergraduate students at Auburn, there is no shortage of food options. Large chain restaurants are well represented as well as some local and regional gems. Many are within walking distance or less than a 5-minute drive from The Collegiate Hotel!

Breakfast in Auburn

For breakfast, you can’t go wrong with the options that are just around the corner like Big Blue Bagel, AT’s, and University Donuts. If you want a true southern, home-style breakfast, check out Chappy’s and Byron’s.

Affordable Options

Inexpensive and tasty lunch options include Little Italy, Momma Goldberg’s, Guthries and Chicken Salad Chick. The last three actually got their start in Auburn! The Pita Pit, Taco Mama and Bizilia’s join dozens of other eating options just steps away in downtown.

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

You’ve come to the right place to satisfy your sweet tooth.  You can’t go wrong with a classic lemonade from Toomers, homemade cookies from Mylk’s, Auburn Popcorn company and Steel City Pops.

Upscale Dining

Foodies will rejoice with eclectic but upscale dining options like Acre, The Depot, Amsterdam Café, Hamilton’s, Live Oaks and Stinky’s Fish Camp.


No college town has its shortage of great bars, and Auburn doesn’t disappoint. Start off at The Collegiate Hotel bar, The Bar at Wittel where we boast an amazing craft cocktail menu that will pair perfectly with our views from the porch and rooftop patio.

For those looking to keep the party going past midnight, check the hours at Avondale’s, Live Oaks, SkyBar and 1716. All these spots are an easy 2-3 block walk from The Collegiate Hotel. If needed, the CoHo offers complimentary golf cart rides for guests enjoying downtown.