Celebrate National Cheesesteak Day with these 5 Birmingham restaurants

My tummy is rumblin’! Photo via T-Bone’s Authentic Philly Style Cheesesteaks and Hoagies

National Cheesesteak Day is just around the corner on March 24! If you’re going stir-crazy all cooped up (like me), get out and enjoy a curbside Philly Cheesesteak while supporting Birmingham’s local businesses.

But first…

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T-Bone’s Authentic Philly Style Cheesesteaks and Hoagies

“We sauté our green peppers and mushrooms and caramelize our onions! Then we mix your chosen veggies with grilled sirloin steak and white American cheese and place it on an Amaroso roll straight from Philly!”

T-Bone’s
  • Address: 1017 20th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205
  • Hours: 11AM to 10PM Mon-Thurs, 11AM to 12AM Fri-Sat
  • How to Order: Order online, give them a call or drive up to the curb.
  • Contact: 205.582.9993 | Website | Facebook | Instagram

King’s Wings

As a recent Birmingham-Southern grad, King’s Wings was my go-to spot for a weekend meal. I grew quite fond of their Philly Cheesesteak—served with a healthy portion of cheese fries. You can’t go wrong!

  • Address: 1118 Forestdale Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35214
  • Hours: 10AM to 12AM Monday-Thursday, 10AM to 1AM Friday-Saturday
  • How to Order: Give them a call or drive up to the curb.
  • Contact: 205.791.0805 | Facebook

Sol’s Sandwich Shop and Deli

Sol’s Sandwich Shop & Deli is authentic, old-timey, and they grill up a mean Philly Cheesesteak. Stop on by!

Salem’s Diner

Philly Cheesesteak
Yum! Photo via Salem’s Diner

Salem’s grill melts the cheese directly into the sirloin steak with just the right amount of onion and pepper, complementing the nice fluffy roll in a way that would make Philadelphia proud!

  • Address: 2913 18th Street South Homewood, Alabama 35209
  • Hours: 6:30AM to 1:45PM Mon-Fri, 6:30AM to 3PM Sat
  • How to Order: Order online, give them a call or drive up to the curb.
  • Contact: 205.877.8797 | Website | Facebook | Instagram

Al’s Deli & Grill

Al’s Deli and Grill. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

This Birmingham staple has been around since 1999, and they’ve built up quite the name for themselves with fast service and generous portions. This Mediterranean deli is a fan-favorite for UAB students, and it’s easy to see why!

  • Address: 1629 10th Avenue South, Birmingham AL 35205
  • Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • How to Order: Give them a call or drive up to the curb.
  • Contact: 205.939.4278 | Website | Facebook

What’s your favorite cheesesteak in Birmingham? Tag @bhamnow on social media and let us know!

Author: Nathan Watson

Tennessee native who fell in love with Birmingham during college. Graduated from Birmingham-Southern College in 2019. Passionate about Birmingham and its continued growth.