Chef Abhi Sainju from Nepal rolled sushi at Surin West for 12 years before opening this Pan-Asian restaurant.

Bamboo on 2nd
2212 2nd Ave. N
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 703-0551

Under the guidance of Brian Somershield, a Stitt acolyte, this ever-bustling joint turns out thoughtful in

El Barrio Restaurante Y Bar
2211 2nd Avenue N
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 868-3737

Unique dishes like homemade ramen with collard greens dot this farm-to-table menu.

Foodbar
3156 Heights Village
Birmingham, AL 35243
(205) 876-8100

Fresh fish, local meats, and craft cocktails.

Galley & Garden
2220 Highland Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 939-5551

Chefs/owners Giani and Marco Respinto, who grew up in their family’s Greenwich Village restaurant in New York City, h

GianMarco's Restaurant
721 Broadway St.
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 871-9622

Frank Stitt's landmark restaurant that made the city a must for food lovers.

Highlands Bar & Grill
2011 11th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 939-1400

A showcase of Alabama's bounty, grown, caught, or foraged.

Hot and Hot Fish Club
2180 11th Court S
Birmingham, AL 35205
(205) 933-5474

Seasonally inspired international food served out of an airstream trailer behind Parkside bar.

Hotbox
4036 5th Ave S #2
Birmingham, AL 35222
(205) 224-5632

Food truck turned restaurant specializing in grilled cheese.

MELT
4105 4th Avenue S
Birmingham, AL 35222
(205) 917-5000

Generous portions at this mom-and-pop smokehouse. 

Miss Myra's Pit Bar-B-Q
3278 Cahaba Heights Rd
Birmingham, AL 35243
(205) 967-6004