The HIVE, new restaurant concept, coming to former Woolworth space

The HIVE will offer food, drinks and more. Photo via Orchestra Partners

A new concept, The HIVE is coming soon to Five Points South. Taking the space of The Woolworth, it will offer multiple experiences including rooftop access, a taproom form a national brewery, a stand alone bar and more. Here’s what we know.

Introducing The HIVE, a new restaurant concept, coming to Five Points South

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The HIVE will be located in The Woolworth’s former space. Photo via Wade Cline for Bham Now

Located in the former Woolworth space, The HIVE will house several experiences. The space will include a restaurant, bar, taproom, rooftop and event space.

The main experience at The HIVE will be a collaboration with New Belgium Brewing. This will be Birmingham’s first taproom from a national brewery. They’ll have a rotating selection of seasonal and limited release beers, as well as food pairings.

They’ll also have a standalone bar donned, Peerless & The Dude, which will include a casual lounge area.

The HIVE will offer a private event space, where parties of any size can rent the entire place. Other features include a rooftop with views of Five Points South.

Stay tuned for more updates coming soon

The Storyteller. Frank Fleming’s beautiful fountain in the heart of 5 Points Neighborhood. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now

The HIVE is set to open in late October or early November. The address is 1006 20th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205.

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