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, workshops, and sewing group meetups. You can view a complete listing of our events here.
Valentine's Day Supper: February 14, 2017
Scott Peacock: April 15, 2017
Zach Chanin, Harvest Supper: May 27, 2017
Ashley Christensen: June 24, 2017
Asha Gomez: August 24, 2017
Zach Chanin, Harvest Supper: October 21, 2017
THE SCHOOL OF MAKING EVENTS
First + Third Mondays 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's a look at our menu for Monday, January 23rd. Check back daily for an updated menu.
VEGETABLE OF THE DAY
Sweet Potato Wedges
SOUP OF THE DAY
The Factory Pimento Cheese Sandwich
served open-faced 7.45
Grilled Cheese Sandwich 4.95
Crispy Pork Belly
on a bed of spiced Sea Island red peas, Carolina Gold rice,
and put-up cream corn, topped with Oliver Farm Green
Peanut Oil 13.95
with apple and pickled radish, topped with a fried egg,
and served with a side of The Factory Salad 10.95
The Factory Quiche
made with ham, Swiss cheese, and caramelized onions, topped
with a house made puff pastry, served with the vegetable
of the day and a side of The Factory Salad 11.95
The Factory Salad
made with fresh greens, apples, carrots, pickled radish, and farm
cheese, tossed in a lemon citronette dressing, and served
with toasted ciabatta bread and a poached egg 9.95
Three Chocolate Chip Cookies 2.95
(Cookies are made to order; please allow 12 minutes.)
Blueberry Crêpes 4.25
made with The Factory Blend coffee
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
WINE + BEER
Blackberry Farms • Fall Saison • 16.95 25.4 oz. 5.7%ABV
Westbrook • One Claw Rye Pale Ale • 5.00 12 oz. 5.5% ABV
Sparkling Ca Furlan • Prosecco Brut NV • Italy 5.00 glass • 20.00 bottle
White Eve • Chardonnay • Washington 5.00 glass • 20.00 bottle
Red Tellus • Merlot • Italy 6.00 glass • 23.00 bottle
The Factory Mimosa • 6.00
MOTHER Shrub + Prosecco • 7.00
We proudly serve organic and locally-sourced vegetables and all-natural, hormone-free meats
from Bluewater Creek Farm, Fatback Pig Project, Anson Mills, Cottonwood Farm, Jack-o-Lantern Farm, and other purveyors.
Enjoy your lunch on exclusive Alabama Chanin @ Heath Ceramics dinnerware.