Where to Eat

You won’t go hungry in Birmingham! Here are some ideas from Local Committee Coi-Chair Jenny Thagard.  Lots of yummy ideas!

Some of Jenny’s favorites:

  • Best website for keeping up with what’s going on   www.bhamnow.com
  • Info on the 14 breweries in the Birmingham area    https://bhamnow.com/2021/09/17/your-guide-to-14-birmingham-area-breweries-what-to-order-at-each/
  • Jenny’s favorites
    • Barbecue–Saws in Homewood
    • Greek Seafood and Steak–Bright Star in Bessemer–Since 1907, America’s Oldest Family Owned Restaurant
    • Hot Dogs–15 minute walk from conference center–Gus’s Hot Dogs–since 1947
  • Restaurants adjacent to BJCC (Birmingham/Jefferson Civic Center) Go to www.uptownbham.com
    • Southern Kitchen and Bar
    • Texas de Brazil
    • Uptown Cantina
    • Eugene’s Hot Chicken
    • Mug Shots
    • Todd English P.U.B.
    • Your Pie
    • Santos Coffee Shop
  • To do within walking distance of the conference center
    • Top Golf–Get a group together, rent a climate-controlled bay, enjoy food and drink, while hitting golf balls and competing against each other  www.topgolf.com