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The Town of Mentone is in the heart of Lookout Mountain on the southern end of theAppalachian Mountains.
Mentone has it all! Great shops,wonderful restaurants, cozy cabins, exceptional bed and breakfasts, historic hotels, lodges, DeSoto State Park, and of course many camps.
Mentone has it all! You will experience the beauty of nature all around you with unique plants and flowers along with spectacular views and sunsets.Mentone has it all! The name Mentone literally means, "musical mountain spring," the natural cascades and rippling streams create a melody all their own. Experience the music of Mentone.
Mentone has it all! Experience the outdoors by coming to our special event weekends or by just spending time enjoying nature while hiking, swimming in the river, canoeing, camping, horse back riding, skiing, golfing just to name a few opportunities that Mentone offers. .
We hope you enjoy your visit with us. Come back soon!
Buffet Pizza- Hot Take out pizza from the Mentone Market (try their breakfast pizza) Mon-Sun 7-7
J. Spencer’s – New home for former Wildflower Cafe’s Chef Ben. Located on the Miracle Pottery grounds in Valley Head, Alabama, this is a great place to eat. Call ahead to 256-635-0030 for reservations.
Moonlight Bistro- Located in Circa 1800's original "Indian Trading Post", complete meals, sandwiches, homemade chili & soups. Made from scratch desserts. Excellent Friendly Service. "Mentone's Oldest Restaurant" atop Lookout Mountain. Tue-Thurs 11 - 7 Fri -Sat 11 - 9 Sun 11 - 7
Alice's Restaurant at Mentone Springs Hotel~ Select Fresh Seafood, Steaks, and Pastas, Open for Dinner Friday and Saturday 5:30-8:00 pm. The Best Sunday Lunch in the State 11:00-2:00 pm. Reservations Recommended
The Wildflower Café - A great place for breakfast and lunch as well as Sunday Brunch. Food is fresh and tasty. Live music Saturday nights and first and third Thursday nights. Open for dinner Fri & Sat nights from 6-9.
Windwood Farms Restaurant- Situated in Mentone, this country farm house is a warm and inviting place to enjoy a hearty sandwich, generous plates, seafood dishes, salads, and deliciously prepared steak dinners. Restaurant is open Thurs - Sun Lunch 10:30-2:30 Thurs-Sat Dinner 5-9
Big Jim's Bama Q-Located about 2 miles on past the flashing light in Mentone on the left side of the road. Pork, Ribs and Bama Q Beef. Call ahead, your order will be ready. Thurs-Sat 11-6 256-635-6160
DeSoto State Park’s Mountain Inn Restaurant— This restaurant-motel complex was remodeled from the original stone lodge utilizing the exposed stone walls, beamed ceilings and the extra large fireplace to enhance the mountain atmosphere. The restaurant features some of
Open 7 days a week
Mentone Market- 1/2 Mile past the flashing light in Mentone on the left. Your mountain grocery. open 7 days 7-8
Antique Shops White Elephant Antiques & Gifts: 6512 Highway 117 South, Town Square, Mentone The White Elephant's historical building was built as the annex for the Mentone Springs Hotel in the early 20th century. It now houses many shops with antiques that include contemporary and vintage collectibles and gifts. Closed Tuesday 256-634-4529
Antique ShopsCrows' Nest Antiques: 6081 Highway 117 South, The Hitching Post in Town Square, Mentone. Offering antiques, collectibles and gift items from the surrounding area.The Hitching Post is a unique and interesting structure. Sat 10-5
White Elephant Antiques & Gifts: 6512 Highway 117 South, Town Square, Mentone The White Elephant's historical building was built as the annex for the Mentone Springs Hotel in the early 20th century. It now houses many shops with antiques that include contemporary and vintage collectibles and gifts. Closed Tuesday 256-634-4529
Kamama -Features local artists
Art from the Market - Local artist displays & sells her work. 6-8 Mon-Fri 256-634-4686
Cotton Patch Stained Glass- Located next to Log Cabin Deli, North Main Street, Downtown Mentone - Stained Glass, Mosaics, Hand Crafted Jewelry Fri-Sun April-Sept 205-499-6137
Dixie's Handcrafted Jewelry- Located on the Lookout Mountain Parkway at 57 County Rd. 600, Mentone. All natural handcrafted jewelry and unique woodcrafts. 256-634-4137
Log Cabin Craft Village- Downtown Mentone, find Collectibles, Handmade Pottery & Native American Craft & Knives open weekends
Little River Hardware- Men's favorite toy store. Also find camp supplies Mon - Fri 7:30-5:00 Sat 7:30- 2:30 Open Sundays during the Summer with later hours.
Snappy Tees & Gift Shop - 3219 AL Hwy 117 between Mentone blinking light and GA/AL line. Photo shirts, custom T-shirts & Biker stuff. Sat 10-5
The Gourdie Gift Shop- Inside the Hitching Post, South Main Street. One of a Kind Gifts and Jewelry. Dolls of all kinds, shapes and sizes fashioned out of gourds Thurs-Sun 11-4 256-634-4776