Birmingham Restaurant Week 2019

Calling all foodies – the 10th annual Birmingham Restaurant Week (BRW) is almost here! Join us as we celebrate a decade of good eats and delicious deals during BRW 2019 – Friday, Aug. 16 through Sunday, Aug. 25. BRW invites 60 local restaurants, as well as diners from across our city, to participate in this celebration of Birmingham’s acclaimed culinary culture, as we connect our community through local food.

During the 10 days of BRW, restaurants will offer special lunch/dinner prix-fixe menus ranging from $10 to $50 per person, making it easy and affordable to enjoy a taste of Birmingham’s diverse dishes. Plus, with menus from fine dining to down-home cookin’, BRW offers something that’ll please every palate. Whether you choose to dine at your favorite restaurants or try something new, don’t miss out on the opportunity to experience Birmingham’s unique and thriving culinary scene for yourself!

Momotarõ opens in Five Points, and has us dreaming of hand-rolled ice cream

Because the ice cream is always the star of the show. Photo by Hilary Meares of Bham Now

There are some VERY exciting restaurants and businesses making their way to Five Points these days–it’s making our head spin and our tastebuds sing. Momotarõ is the latest inductee in the Five Points Club, and Birmingham couldn’t be happier.

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Root to Tail Chef Ben Vaughn to open Libertine’s Pizza Co. this Saturday, September 15

Libertine’s Pizza Co. pizza truly calling my name. Photo by Libertine’s Pizza Co. Instagram

If you’re interested in the growing Birmingham restaurant scene and delicious pizza, we have some good news for you. Former Food Network host, author and renowned chef Ben Vaughn is opening a classic pizzeria called Libertine’s Pizza Co. this Saturday, September 15, in Five Points in the old Cosmo’s Pizza spot.

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James Beard award-winning Rodney Scott’s BBQ and Mile End Deli coming to Birmingham

Rodney Scott's BBQ, Birmingham
Eat up the details from Rodney Scott’s BBQ here.  (Via Andrew Cebulka)

Get excited all you Birmingham food lovers. Birmingham’s Nick Pihakis of Jim ‘N Nick’s is bringing a James Beard award-winning chef’s BBQ and Jewish Deli to the ‘ham.

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Highlands Bar and Grill named one of America’s top restaurants by Eater

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Highlands Bar and Grill. Photo via Trip Advisor.

Highlands Bar and Grill, located in Birmingham’s Five Points Southside neighborhood, has been selected as one of the 38 best restaurants in America for 2017 by influential food and dining website, Eater. This makes two years in a row that Highlands has received the honor. Continue reading “Highlands Bar and Grill named one of America’s top restaurants by Eater”