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Jul 5, 2006 04:27 PM

Lunch spot on the way to Atlanta from New Orleans

I am driving from New Orleans to Atlanta. I need a place to stop for lunch. Last time we ate at Bates House of Turkey near Greenville, AL. Any other suggestions? Thanks!

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  1. If you want to go as far as Montgomery, try Martin's on Carter Hill Road for meat-and-three (skip the creamed corn.... too sweet) or Ala-Thai East om Atlanta Highway for some very good Thai food.

    1. There is a Dreamland BBQ in Mobile and in Montgomery. The Montgomery one is pretty good, though I hear that it does not compare to the original in Tuscaloosa. Sorry - I am not familiar with any real local places along the way.

      1. There's an excellent Meat and 3 in Birmingham called The Smokehouse on Finley Ave.Run by Greeks so the Seafood and Steaks are topnotch as are the items on the long and intensely varied steamtable.