Sweet Basil Alabama

Our Story


Sweet Basil Cafe has a new owner, a new name & logo, a fresh new look, and an updated catering menu. We are now “Sweet Basil Alabama, Inc.” Come by to see the exciting changes we are making and enjoy our fabulous homemade fare by Executive Chef Garry Thomas. Located in convenient English Village Shopping Center with plentiful parking, we have been charming local Florence residents and out-of-town guests in our fun cafe and market since 1996.
Lunch offers a wide selection of soups, sandwiches, plate lunch, salads and desserts. Desserts are not to be missed, with traditional cakes, pies, cookies and other Southern delights to die for. We also sell Gourmet To-Go dishes to make dinner easy for your busy lifestyle.

We cater at our “home” or yours! Call for inquiries or additional information.We are open from 10:00-5:00 Monday through Friday and 10:00 – 3:00 on Saturdays. Closed on Sundays. Whatever you’re craving…a light lunch, a hearty plate lunch, or a delectable dessert, we are here to serve you. We invite you to come see us!


English Village Shopping Center, 1626 Darby Drive, Florence, AL 35630
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Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


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