Guided Factory tours are offered at 2:00pm on weekdays. No reservations are required. Tours are free and last approximately 30 minutes. They include a behind-the-scenes look at our studio and production areas and Building 14 machine sewing production facility, as well a history of the company. Questions are always welcome.
If you are joining us for lunch prior to the tour, please allow ample time to arrive, order, and eat.
Alabama Chanin @ The Factory
462 Lane Drive
Florence, AL 35630
The Alabama Chanin staff is available for private tours that can be tailored to meet your organization or group’s needs. Please contact events (at) alabamachanin.com for information on group tours.
In addition to daily lunch service and shopping, The Factory is used by the community for small catered lunches, special events, lectures, and as host to local or traveling art exhibits. Current programming includes our Friends of the Café Dinner Series, sewing workshops, and sewing group meetups. You can view a complete listing of our events here.
THE SCHOOL OF MAKING EVENTS
First + Third Tuesdays Sewing Group meets each month from 8:30am – 11:30am.
Visit The School of Making for a comprehensive overview of our Workshop programming hosted at The Factory.
Here is a look at our offerings for Wednesday, May 24th. Check back daily for updates.
VEGETABLE OF THE DAY
The Factory Pimento Cheese Sandwich
served open-faced 7.45
Grilled Cheese Sandwich 4.95
White BBQ Chicken Sandwich
oven roasted chicken, white BBQ sauce, and fresh greens, served on
house made ciabatta bread, with your choice of chips 9.95
with roasted apples, topped with a fried egg,
and served with a side of The Factory Salad 9.95
The Factory Quiche
made with roasted tomatoes, sautéed mushrooms, sausage, and
mozzarella cheese, topped with a house made puff pastry, served
with the vegetable of the day, and a side of The Factory Salad 11.95
Turn any sandwich into a salad +2.00
Replace ciabatta bread with low carb wrap by request
Three Chocolate Chip Cookies 2.95
(Cookies are made to order; please allow 12 minutes.)
Strawberry Crêpes 4.25
Old Fashioned Chocolate Cake 4.25
Side of The Factory Salad 3.95
Vegetable of the Day 2.95
Route 11 Potato Chips 1.50
Half Pimento Cheese Sandwich 3.95
Half Grilled Cheese Sandwich 2.95
Choose three of the sides listed above 10.95
BEER AND WINE
Avondale • Battlefield IPA • 4.00
Good People • Oatmeal Coffee Stout • 4.00
Straight to Ale • Monkeynaut • 4.00
Westbrook • One Claw Rye Pale Ale • 5.00
Ca Furlan • Prosecco Brut NV • Italy • 5.00 glass
Ela • Vinho Verda • California • 5.00 glass
Ricossa • Brachetto Piemonte Sweet Red • Italy • 6.00 glass
Light Horse • Cabernet Sauvignon • California • 5.00 glass
Harvest Roots • Elderberry + Lemongrass • 4.50
Harvest Roots • Lemon Balm + Chamomile • 4.50
We proudly serve organic and locally-sourced vegetables and all-natural, hormone-free meats
from Bluewater Creek Farm, Anson Mills, St. Florian Fiber Farm, Fatback Pig Project, and other purveyors.
Enjoy your meal on exclusive Alabama Chanin @ Heath Ceramics dinnerware.