Top Choice Seafood in Birmingham

Hot & Hot Fish Club

This crazy-awesome Southside Birmingham restaurant – one of the South's best – will bring you to your knees hollerin' gastro-hallelujah's! Chef Chris Hastings was a James Beard Best Chef in the South finalist three …
Fast Food in Birmingham

Pete's Famous Hot Dogs

This closet-size downtown joint has been serving since 1915 and makes a good choice for inexpensive but tasty fare. Wolf down your dogs on a nearby park bench.
Mexican in Birmingham

Sol Y Luna

Thirsty patrons can order tequila flights (and then a taxi) at this inviting Mexican restaurant- cantina, which specializes in small plates and has a fabulous patio.
Sushi in Birmingham


Crawfish avocado rolls: man, you have to love sushi in the South. But, for real, this sushi is pretty good.
Barbecue in Birmingham

Moe's Original BBQ and Blues Revue

Moe's prides itself on serving the freshest food possible - dinner is served till it runs out - and has live blues music Thursday and Friday. The patio is a total plus.
Barbecue in Birmingham


Barbecue rib sandwich – an absolute hot mess. What else do you need to know? OK, the neighborhood isn't the best, but there is no such thing as authentic barbecue next door to a Pottery Barn!
Cafe in Birmingham

Lucy's Coffee and Tea

Next door to the University of Alabama-Birmingham not far from Five Points, this artsy coffee shop is good for an espresso fix and solid paninis for lunch.
Barbecue in Birmingham

Saw's BBQ

Saw's has exploded onto the Birmingham barbecue scene with a vengeance, offering some of the most mouth watering smoked meat in the city, served in a family friendly atmosphere. Stuffed potatoes make a nice addition…
American in Birmingham

Eagle's Restaurant

Tucked away on a lonely strip is Eagle's, home of Birmingham's best soul food. Decidedly popular with the local African American population, Eagle's operates on a meat-and-two/three model: order a main, be it steak …
French in Birmingham

Chez Fonfon

The name of this place merits a slight snicker, but save your smiles for the food, because it's very good French bistro fare. Hanger steak comes with a fresh green salsa and crispy, warm frites, while trout sizzles …