by Alex Gonzalez
Located at Lowest Greenville, Alamo Club is an upscale southern style bar and restaurant with hearty plates, lavish cocktails, all at a reasonable price. On weekends, they serve brunch from a menu containing a selection of southern favorites, along with signature dishes.
Refreshing cocktails include the Champagne Sangria. Garnished with a grapefruit, the Champagne Sangria is a sparkling, fruity cocktail, cool to the sip and full of sweet citrus flavor. For those wanting to go a more traditional brunch route, the Blood Orange Mimosa Carafe offers a tangy twist on the classic mimosa. Plus, the entire carafe is only $10.00, a deal hard-pressed to beat, at $10 is what one would pay for a single mimosa at any other upscale bar.
While Alamo Club offers plenty of meaty starters, like the Crispy Chicken with hot gravy, as well as the side bacon or side sausage, one ought to try the signature Pink Dip. The Pink Dip is a mix of cream cheese and salsa, and comes served with a side of crispy potato chips. It a sweet, spicy mixture crafted to please one’s palette.
As for main courses, The Skillet offers guests a little bit of everything. The Skillet is a bowl of crispy potatoes mixed with pastrami, topped with scrambled eggs and spicy gravy. Lighter options include the breakfast tacos, which come served with eggs and one’s choice of bacon, pastrami or chorizo, as well as a side salad.
Alamo Club is open for brunch every Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.