11 Birmingham restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2018, including a FREE meal at Five

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Toast to the holidays at Texas de Brazil in Birmingham. Photo via Texas de Brazil

Thanksgiving Day 2018 lands on Thurs., Nov. 22. This year, save the after-dinner cleanup and break bread at these 10 restaurants that will be opening and serving delicious meals on Thanksgiving Day.

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Strong Greek influence helps make Birmingham a true Magic City

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Greek Food Festival. Photo via Facebook.

Birmingham, known as the Magic City, is the largest city in Alabama. Home to a vibrant downtown, burgeoning loft community and world-class culinary scene, Birmingham is one of the most livable cities in the nation.

But did you know that Greek culture has been a huge influence in the city since its founding in 1871? Continue reading “Strong Greek influence helps make Birmingham a true Magic City”

Restoration of The Bright Star murals transforms state’s oldest restaurant

Outside of the Bright Star
Photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

The 101 year old Bright Star murals have been transformed over the past two and a half years to their original glory.   The Bright Star is Alabama’s oldest restaurant and deemed an ‘American Classic’ by the James Beard Foundation .

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