Your ultimate guide to Birmingham restaurants open on Mondays

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Your guide to Birmingham restaurants open on Mondays. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

Is the weekend is over and you forgot to buy groceries? Maybe you don’t have enough time to cook? We gathered some of the best restaurants open on Monday in Birmingham.

Uptown places to go

The Southern Kitchen and Bar

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When I dream of fried green tomatoes, this is literally what I see. Photo via Southern Kitchen

Want a restaurant open on Monday with a rustic vibe and live music? Then The Southern Kitchen and Bar is where you should be. While you’re there, order the fried green tomatoes. The red sauce is heavenly!

  • Location: 2301 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. Suite 300, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-10PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Uptown Cantina

Craving a taco? Well, every day is Taco Tuesday at Uptown Cantina. You can get your taco a day early, cause this restaurant is open on Monday.

  • Location: 301 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N Unit 200, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-10PM
  • Instagram | Menu

Mugshots

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Is your mouth watering yet? Photo via Mugshots Grill & Bar Facebook.

Need a laid-back restaurant open on Monday? Then stop by the Mugshots to have a good time and their signature sweet bun.

  • Location: 2311 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N #100, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-10PM
  • Menu

Downtown Birmingham

Cayo Coco Rum Bar & Restaurante

Wanting a slice of Cuban cuisine for the start of your week? Well, Cayo Coco is open for business.

  • Location: 2015 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 4-9PM
  • Instagram | Menu

Yo Mama’s

Yo Mama's Chicken and Waffles
Yo Mama’s Chicken and Waffles—ummm yes. Photo via Yo Mama’s

Are you surprised Yo Mama’s is open on Monday? Grab a bite of Southern comfort food to wake you up on a sleepy Monday.

  • Location: 2328 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 10:30AM-2:30PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Trattoria Zaza

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Fettucine all-for-me. Photo via Zaza

One of many downtown Birmingham’s faves restaurants open on Monday. Dig in!

  • Location: 207A 20th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-8PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Harvest Restaurant and Bar

Spice up your Monday night at Redmount Hotel’s Italian-leaning cuisine. Best part? Harvest offers farm-to-table Italian-inspired cuisine.

  • Location: 2101 5th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 4-10PM
  • Menu

Fife’s Restaurant

We’re thankful that Fife is one of the restaurants open on Monday. Serve up a plate of your fave Southern comfort foods.

PRO TIP: They have 6 oz. Chop Steak on the Monday menu.

  • Location: 2321 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 6AM-6:30PM
  • Menu

Bamboo on 2nd

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There’s also sushi—a classic dish. Photo via Bamboo on 2nd

This is the best place downtown that serves ramen and nostalgia. Sip on flavorful dishes while watching your fave Japanese films like Godzilla—the 1985 version of course.

  • Location: 2212 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Monday Hours: 5-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Five Points Restaurants

Bay Leaf

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Bread people: this one is for you. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

Our Five Points fave—Bay Leaf—is open on Mondays. Now go grab a chai and samosa.

  • Location: 3120 Clairmont Ave, Birmingha1024 20th St S Unit 101, Birmingham, AL 35205
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-2:30PM | 5-9:30PM
  • Website | Menu

Places to be in Five Points

Restaurants in Lakeview

Bogue’s

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Looks egg-cellent. Photo via Bogue’s Restaurant on Facebook

Bogue’s, the beloved and retro restaurant for Southern staples is open on Monday. Bring your work crew for their Monday lunch specials.

  • Location: 3120 Clairmont Ave, Birmingham, AL 35205
  • Monday Hours: 6AM-2PM | 5-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Hattie B’s

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beyond grateful for cheese fries. Photo via @hattiebs on Instagram

Birmingham has some of the best spots for chicken and Hattie B’s is no exception. Worried about spice? They have heat levels from Southern (not hot) to Shut the Cluck Up hot. there’s a spice level for everybody.

  • Location: 2808 7th Ave S #101, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-10PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Blueroot on 3rd

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Head over to Blueroot—you might see the team there! Photo via Madison Croxson for Bham Now

Blueroot is serving up nutritious and delicious meals for Birmingham. Luckily, they’re one of the restaurants open on Monday. Go mix up your palette.

  • Location: 2829 2nd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-3PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Half Shell Oyster House Birmingham

Want an upscale po-boy restaurant to visit on Monday? Half Shell Oyster House Birmingham is the place to go.

  • Location: 2616 29th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-10PM
  • Facebook | Menu

More in Lakeview

Restaurants open on Monday: Avondale Edition

Rodney Scott’s BBQ

Rodney Scott's BBQ
We can’t forget the slaw, of course! Photo by Matthew Niblett for Bham Now

There’s no place like Rodney Scott’s. It’s THE place in Bham for BBQ.

HEY FOODIES: Rodney Scott’s was declared one of the most important restaurants of the decade.

  • Location: 3719 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-9PM
  • Website | Menu

Post Office Pies

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Basil beautifully decorates this pie. Photo via Post Office Pies, Facebook

This one is a Birmingham classic! Although many other Avondale restaurants are closed Monday, you can get your fave savory pie on Monday.

  • Location: 209 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Taco Morro Loco

In addition to their Avondale location, Taco Morro Loco has a food truck on Crestwood Blvd. Thankfully, they’re open on Monday.

So go grab some nachos and a Jarrito. PRO TIP: the lime Jarrito is where it’s at.

  • Location: 417 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222
  • Monday Hours: 9AM-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Homewood restaurants—we didn’t forget you

The One Poke

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Everything will be okie poké with one taste of these poké bowls. Photo via Miranda Shaffer for Bham Now

One of Birmingham’s most unique places to eat would have to be One Poke. Their entire menu is dedicated to poke bowls where you get to build your own from the base up.

PRO TIP: The salmon pairs nicely with spicy aioli.

  • Location: 934 Oxmoor Rd, Homewood, AL 35209
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-8PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Homewood Gourmet

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Fresh gourmet foods for the win. Photo via Bham Now

Stop by Homewood Gourmet for their soup of the day—you won’t be let down. It’s all delicious.

  • Location: 1919 28th Ave S STE 113, Homewood, AL 35209
  • Monday Hours: 10:30AM-6PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Little Donkey

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I’m all about tamales. Photo via Little Donkey on Facebook

Don’t sleep on Little Donkey’s freshly made tortillas. Their unique mix of Mexican and Southern food will have you coming back time and time again.

  • Location: 2701 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Mountain Brook folks, say here

Vino

vino apple dish
Make room for dessert. Photo via Vino on Instagram

It’s classy, elegant and open on Mondays. Visit Vino for a nice Monday night dinner date.

  • Location: 1930 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223
  • Monday Hours: 4-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

Brick & Tin

Butternut squash soup at Brick and Tin
Brick and Tin’s seasonal butternut squash soup. Photo via Brick and Tin’s Facebook.

It’s the season for Monday night eating. Thankfully, Brick & Tin is open and has all your fave holiday dishes.

  • Location: 1930 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223
  • Monday Hours: 10:30AM-9PM
  • Facebook | Menu

More restaurants open in Mountain Brook

In the Heights

Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint

An order of ribs, french fries and mac n cheese from Martin's BBQ
This could feed me for two dinners. Photo via Martin’s BBQ ‘s Facebook

We LOVE our BBQ here in the ‘Ham. Luckily, you can grab a bite at Martin’s on Monday

  • Location: 1930 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223
  • Monday Hours: 11AM-9PM
  • Website | Menu

Grab a bite in Cahaba Heights on Mondays

  • Try Troup’s pizza on Monday. They’re open 4-9PM. Menu.
  • from 5-9PM, Abhi is open and get ready for Asian fusion plates. Menu.
  • North Italia in Bham is now open, so stop by to try exquisite dishes. Menu.

BONUS: Driving up to Huntsville? Check out these restaurants open on Monday in the Rocket City.

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