Take Out

Nabeel's Café & Market


Locals have named this restaurant "Birmingham's Favorite," and it's no wonder why. The Krontiras family has diligently worked to bring the most authentic Greek and Northern Italian food to your table. Nabeel's is a neighborhood café and market...  Read More

Irondale Café


The inspiration for the Whistle Stop Café in the movie "Fried Green Tomatoes," this cafeteria-style eatery sits beside train tracks and does, in fact, serve fried green tomatoes (between 60 to 70 pounds of them a day!). The menu changes daily...  Read More



Brothers Nicky and Jimmy Koikos insist that customers enjoy their restaurant and intend on coming back! Carrying on the culinary tradition started by their family in 1907, they serve hearty Greek food, including trout almondine, beef tenderloin...  Read More



Some of the finest Italian food you'll ever find. Expertly prepared homemade ravioli, veal and seafood satisfy the most discriminating palate. One of the top spots for Birmingham locals. For a more casual experience, dine in the sister café next door.

Diplomat Delicatessen and Spirits


Hungry either early or late, you can find great deli fare at the Diplomat. Over 500 different wines and beer are available. The tables are situated in the middle of what appears to have been a convenience store at one point. From ties to...  Read More

La Paz Restaurante & Cantina


Located in historic Mountain Brook, La Paz consistently serves the best Mexican cuisine in the city. The freshest ingredients are available in a festive atmosphere. Great for families and hungry diners alike. Choose from daily specials. Complimentary chips and salsa.

The Original Pancake House


Pancakes, Pancakes, Pancakes! Anyway you want 'em – fruit, flavored syrups, nuts...you name it! All the traditional breakfast favorites, such as eggs and bacon, are available on the side. Go early, especially on the weekends. You won't be...  Read More

Franklin's Homewood Gourmet


More than just a sandwich shop, Franklin's offers a variety of pastas, sandwiches, salads and more. The grilled chicken roll-up with vegetables, served with a side of bowtie pasta is extremely tasty. Perfect for take-out if you don't want to prepare a meal at home.

Bottega Café


More laid-back and casual than big sister Bottega, this café serves contemporary Italian dishes and cuisine from the wood-fired oven and rotisserie grill, with an emphasis on pizzas (either gourmet or traditional), chicken, and beef. Al fresco dining is also available.

Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q


"Hold to your hat!" ... That's always good advice for folks planning to visit this downhome Southern fav, whose first restaurant opened in B-Ham back when Bear Bryant was running things. Pork, chicken and savory brisket are lovingly prepared the...  Read More