Local Joe's

Located at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains near Canoe Creek, in Rainbow City, Alabama, Local Joe's offers smoked meats, baked goods, local produce and catering services.  Along with some of the best smoked pork, chicken and turkey around, the menu features barbecue by the plate, sandwich or bulk, stuffed baked potatoes, fresh salads and loaded nachos.  Fresh, local-grown produce as well as local honey, homemade pork skins and pimento cheese are also available.  A wine room and a bakery filled with homemade baked goods including strawberry bread, cinnamon rolls, cakes, cookies, muffins, sausage balls and more are also located on the premises. 

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Latitude: 33.916469 Longitude: -86.103721 Elevation: 536 ft
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Hours Open

Monday-Saturday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Seasons Open

Open year-round

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Locally or Family Owned Business Notes

Local Joe’s is home-owned and operated by Jodie and Karen Stanfield and their family.  The old home place that has been turned into a store still has the original tongue-and-groove hardwood flooring, wooden windows, and large front porch.  

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Contact Information

Karen Stanfield - Local Joe's
4967 Rain bow Drive
Rainbow City, AL 35906 US
Angie Pierce - Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association
256-350-3519 (Fax)
PO Box 2537
Decatur, AL 35602 US


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