Several Birmingham area food service establishments including Nabeels in Homewood, the Riverchase Galleria’s Dave & Buster’s and Green Acres in Ensley received 95 and above on their health inspection scores in October 2020.Continue reading “Nabeel’s, Wasabi Juan’s, Dave & Buster’s received 95 and above food service scores in October”
All around the country, small and local businesses are feeling pressure as their customers begin to self-isolate. In order to help out their tenants, several Birmingham property owners are offering waived or deferred rent (as well as other creative solutions) until this outbreak clears up.Continue reading “Several Birmingham property owners offering creative help to their tenants”
In 2018, The Battery brought restaurants, breweries, event space and more to Birmingham’s Southside. Now, developer Ward Neely is out to do the same thing—right across the street. Say hello to Battery II, the newest project in Birmingham’s Automotive Historic District.Continue reading “Like The Battery? You’ll love Battery II—a new development in Birmingham’s Southside”
“In queso” didn’t know, November 11 is National Nacho Day! Make sure to celebrate with some of these unique dishes from local restaurants. They are definitly “not’cho” regular nachos!Continue reading “Celebrate National Nacho Day with 5 unique nacho choices at Birmingham restaurants on Nov 6”
The Alabama Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer’s
When family and friends head to town for the holidays, you need a plan to entertain them. Bham Now created this guide with a little help from our friends the Toros, owners of Wasabi Juan’s in Birmingham, who often host family from Miami over the holidays. We even made a map for you at the end.Continue reading “7 ways to entertain company in Birmingham over the holidays, including sushi burritos at Wasabi Juan’s”
Birmingham District Brewing Co. opened its doors to the public on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, in The Battery, located at 2201 Second Avenue South. Here’s what you missed. And hey, it’s hump day—so it’s the perfect time to start planning an outing.Continue reading “The recap: Birmingham District Brewing Co. grand opening at The Battery in Southside”
Last week in part 1, Barby Toro shared her story of emigration from Cuba. Now, in part 2, Luis Toro tells us about his Colombian heritage. And it all leads to Wasabi Juan’s, home of the sushi burrito, in Birmingham.Continue reading “Celebrating Hispanic heritage with Barby and Luis Toro of Wasabi Juan’s, part 2”
If your inner child met your adult self, they would share a plate of 4:20 Nachos at Wasabi Juan’s. The dish combines the nostalgic crunch of Doritos with an umami burst of raw tuna, sweet unagi sauce, spicy mayo and cool avocado. It’s a seemingly impossible combination that just works, which sums up everything I love about this locally owned Birmingham restaurant. With a new food truck, a new Highway 280 location and more to come, there are more ways than ever to get your sushi burrito fix.
Birmingham’s newest development is adding tenants left and right. The Battery, named for its original tenant, BEBCO (Birmingham Electric Battery Company) has now welcomed four tenants to its space.
Now that summer has rolled around, it’s time to get outside. Birmingham offers great restaurants for you to enjoy the great weather and eat some amazing food at the same time. Don’t miss out on these great patio dining experiences in your backyard!
This Tuesday and every Tuesday, take a social bicycle ride that tours through the fun parts of Birmingham. See what cycling in the ‘Ham is all about. All biking abilities are welcomed, no spandex required. The ride will follow a 12-mile loop through the Magic City.
Continue reading “Join Le Tour de Ham and ride through Birmingham this Tuesday”
The popular sushi and Mexican food fusion restaurant from Avondale, Wasabi Juan’s, is taking a trip over the mountain.