NIKI’S WEST has been serving the greater Birmingham, Ala., area since 1957. Owners, Pete and Teddy Hontzas, are second generation owners who took over the business from their father, the late Gus P. Hontzas. With humble, new beginnings of an extensive menu with very delicious food,
Some of Birmingham’s very best home-cooked meals made fresh to order with quality ingredients. All Sauces, entrees, sides and desserts are made from scratch.
Birmingham has some terrific greek chefs. George Sarris is near the top. Regional seafood & fish prepared with a Greek twist, served in an airy, nautical-themed nook.
Saws has been voted the best BBQ in Birmingham four times by Birmingham Vibe readers. Saws has different themed locations across the metro, but this location is a classic. "Fast-Casual BBQ Restaurant With Chef-Inspired Southern Specialties. Bar With Draft & Canned Beer, Liquor, and Mixed Drinks."
Originating as a big red truck serving Nashville-style hot chicken to folks around Birmingham, Eugene’s opened a permanent home in Uptown in 2016. A heat index from “southern” to “stupid hot” offers something to customers with every level of tolerance.
Located just minutes from downtown , the restaurant has a regional following and draws patrons from throughout the Southeast
Jim 'N Nick's was founded in Birmingham in 1985 and now has locations across the South. The restaurant has consistently been rated as one of the top three BBQ spots in Birmingham by Birmingham Vibe readers.
For more than 60 years — through some of Birmingham’s most significant social and economic history — Green Acres Café has been a constant in the city’s downtown. This iconic eatery is a popular draw in the middle of Birmingham’s Fourth Avenue Historic District.
Johnnys is another excellent Greek owned restaurant dishing out traditional Southern eats, including BBQ, plus classic Greek bites.
The Food Hall offers over 10 Food Stalls, Ashley Mac's Restaurant, The Louis Bar, Warby Parker, Sidewalk Cinema and Forge co-working space. Excellent cultural food in the heart of the city.