Where to Eat around The Westin Birmingham
Collected by Westin AFAR
Birmingham is experiencing a cultural renaissance that is attracting new visitors and has residents excited about their city. The Magic City offers something for everyone, from down-home cooking to world-class art.
113 20th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Cafe Dupont is housed in a building dating back to the 1870s, and the exposed brick and high ceilings enhance the traditional bistro atmosphere. The Dupont serves "slow food," and sources locally. The menu changes daily based on availability, so...
2221 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Uptown is a new entertainment center that has opened virtually in the Westin Birmingham's back yard and is super-convenient for the concerts, exhibitions, and other events at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex. Uptown is home to numerous...
329 Summit Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35243, USA
Birmingham's favorite new way to beat the heat (although they flock here in the dead of winter too) is Steel City Pops. Owner Jim Watkins partnered up with Dreamcakes Bakery owner Jan Moon to create unique popsicle flavors out of only the freshest...
Over The Mtn, Georgiana, AL 36033, USA
The Melt truck (or Matilda, as she is affectionately known) is one of the newest 4-wheeled places to lunch in Birmingham. It was started by two ladies who had a dream to bring grilled, cheesy comfort to downtown, and they have struck a chord with...
2922, 2240 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
Rounding out renowned Chef Frank Stitt's trio of Birmingham's most beloved restaurants is Bottega Restaurant and Cafe. The stately building sits in the historic Highlands neighborhood and has long been a favorite place to meet for after-work...
2320 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Urban Standard opened in 2007 and has become a catalyst for the downtown revitalization that has blossomed around it. It’s the perfect place for anyone to congregate: creatives, business folks, locals who live in the surrounding lofts, students...
17 Dexter Ave, Birmingham, AL 35213, USA
The Pantry by Stone Hollow Farmstead is located in little house just off the Crestline Village shopping area. It’s where the foodies of Birmingham go to get their favorite artisanal goat cheeses and various sundries, and they stay for a light...
358 Hollywood Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35209, USA
OverEasy is the place to visit in Birmingham if you are passionate about breakfast food and all of the comfort it brings. The menu offers something for everyone, from healthy options to a full-on Southern breakfast. The ingredients are from local...
960 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209, USA
If you are looking to satisfy your sweet tooth, look no further than Dreamcakes bakery. A broad and ever-changed cupcake menu has been keeping the city on a sugar high since owner Jan Moon opened her storefront in 2009. They also have French...
3009 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Opened in 1907 and still dedicated to doing things the old-fashioned way, a walk down the historic brick road of Morris Avenue to the Peanut Depot is truly a step back in time. Get your peanuts salted, roasted, or boiled, and have them bagged up...
2007 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
Located in the beautiful 5 Points South district on the Southside of Birmingham, when you step through the door of the legendary Chef Frank Stitt's Chez Fonfon, you are instantly transported to your favorite bistro in France. The menu features...
1008 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209, USA
You won’t be too hard-pressed to find great barbecue in Birmingham, but Saw’s should be at the top of your list. With a location in Homewood and also in the revitalized Avondale neighborhood, get your ‘cue fix with a helping of pulled pork with...
233 Finley Ave W, Birmingham, AL 35204, USA
If you are looking for an authentic Southern food experience, Niki's West should be the first place you go. The cafeteria-style eatery shuffles its patrons through the line pretty quickly, so make sure you know what you want! Granted, with a huge...
Ave U & 7th St, Birmingham, AL 35214, USA
One of Birmingham’s first food trucks, Mac and Chad of Shindigs will do lunch right for you. Track them down via Twitter, Facebook, or their website and then take your time deciding which of their “vittles” to chow down on. All of their...
2011 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205, USA
For over 30 years, Highlands Bar & Grill has been a staple of Birmingham's fine dining scene. The award winning restaurant serves French-inspired cuisine with decidedly Southern flare. The menu changes daily which keeps the establishment's menu...
2101 5th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
For your sweet-tooth fix, make your way to Edgar’s Bakery & Café. Started in 1998 by Terry and Dottie Smith, it’s been named best bakery several years in a row by Birmingham News readers. Treat yourself to a red velvet cheesecake bar, a mini...
2311 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N #200, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
Bottle & Bone is a carnivore’s dream. This butcher/pub specializes in local meats, housemade charcuterie, and grilled steaks. Try the sausage or bacon flight to start. Then pick a ribeye or filet mignon or a Berkshire pork chop from the butcher’s...
2000 Reverend Abraham Woods Jr Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35203, USA
You might not think of most museums as dining destinations, but Oscar’s at the Birmingham Museum of Art certainly is. The restaurant serves lunch during the week, but its musical brunch—offered only on select Sundays—is worth a trip, whether or...
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