Neighborhoods Southside

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Attractions
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Nightlife
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Food
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Hotels

Bohemian rhapsody.

Situated at the base of the forested northern slope of Red Mountain, the historic Southside community is one of the most cosmopolitan neighborhoods in Birmingham, with Five Points South being a central hub for art, nightlife and entertainment.

Shopping

The most eclectic shops and galleries offer you a bevy of original creations, singular pieces and unexpected finds everywhere you look.

Nightlife

Historically known as the heart of Southside, Five Points South has been the center for Birmingham art and entertainment for decades.

Food

The dishes you can find here aren’t just some of the best in town – they’re internationally recognized as some of the finest anywhere in the world.

Hotels

From historic buildings dating back decades to newer boutique hotels, stay right in the heart of where all the action is.

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5 Point Public Oyster Bar

808 south - a bistro

American Fare, moderately priced, full breakfast buffet daily. Mon.-Sun. opened from 6:30 am - 2:00 pm and from 5:00 pm...

Al's Deli & Grill

Mediterranean and American fare. Indoor diner. Outdoor patio with fountain and flowers. Open 24 hours a day.

Birmingham Breadworks

Black Market Bar + Grill

Open Monday-Thursday: 3pm- 2am/ Friday-Sunday: 11am- 2am.

Books, Beans and Candles

Bottega Italian Restaurant and Cafe'

An elegant blend of Italian and other Mediterranean cuisine. Daily specials and seasonal dinner menu. Al fresco dining available. Reservations...

Brennan's Irish Pub

A new Irish pub in Birmingham’s Five Points South neighborhood. Brennan’s–named after Winter’s Irish grandmother–was inspired by his Irish roots,...

Chez FonFon

Chez Fonfon is an authentic French bistro focusing on French provincial food and wine-- the French equivalent of the friendly...

D's Tamales Restaurant & Bar

In addition to tamales, the restaurant also serves wings, burritos, nachos, tacos, burgers, sandwiches, salads, and fish. If you're looking...

Delta Blues Hot Tamales

The menu features spicy pork and black bean tamales; pork, catfish, Italian sausage, Buffalo chicken, and black bean and sweet...

Dreamland Bar-B-Que

Five Points South Entertainment District

Five Points South, founded in 1893, is a walk able neighborhood with award-winning James Beard restaurants, historically significant architecture from...

Gable Square Saloon & Games

Galley and Garden Restaurant

Chef James Boyce and wife and partner, Suzan, invite you to Galley & Garden, Birmingham’s newest destination for modern American-French...

Giuseppe's Cafe and Expresso Bar

Golden Temple Natural Grocery and Café

A cheerful cafe and grocery that has served Birmingham for 35 years. Golden Temple caters to health-conscious diners with vegetarian...

Highlands Bar & Grill

Since 1982, Highlands has served a daily changing menu informed by classic French techniques and incorporating the foods of the...

Hot and Hot Fish Club

Ikko Japanese Restaurant

Jim N Nick's Bar B Q - Five Points South

Lucy's Coffee & Tea

Neighborhood feel within walking distance from UAB. Coffees, teas, pastries and more.

Makarios Kabobs & Grill

Mediterranean-inspired appetizers, sandwiches, salads and entrees. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Mellow Mushroom -Southside

Pizza, calzones, sandwiches and salads in a cool, appropriately mellow atmosphere. Lunch and dinner daily. Full bar with a large...

New China Town Restaurant

The menu includes popular chow main, egg foo young, a nice selection of shrimp, poultry and beef dishes. There are...

Ocean

Pho Pho Vietnamese & Sushi Bar

Ranelli's Deli & Cafe

Located on Southside since 1971. Hot Italian lunch specials, deli meats, imported cheeses. Outside patio for dining pleasure. Monday-Friday 11am-6pm.

Sitar Indian Restaurant

Surin West

Authentic, fresh Thai and Pacific Rim cuisine in a casual atmosphere. Thai noodle and chicken Masaman are two popular entrees....

T-Bones Authentic Philly Style Cheesesteaks and Hoagies - Five Points South

Taj India

Authentic Indian Cuisine. Enjoy Tandoori Chicken, Lamb, Seafood, Curry dishes, Basmati Pillav, clay over baked breads and more. Lunch Monday-Friday...

The Garage

Named by GQ as one of "The World's Best Places To Fly To", The Garage has a delightful split personality....

The J. Clyde

Join us on Birmingham's largest covered patio for a cold beverage and enjoy a selection from our lunch and dinner...

The Original Pancake House

More upscale than your average pancake house, this popular cafe features not just pancakes but also enormous, fluffy omelets and...

The Pita Stop

Voted #1 ethnic restaurant in Birmingham four years in a row, the Pita Stop boasts both Middle Eastern cuisine -...

Wings Around the Clock - Southside

Zydeco

Upstairs and downstairs bars and bands. Outside bar. Live music featuring national, regional and local bands.

3000 Bar

Born from a local radio host's dream, 3000 Bar is Birmingham's premier daiquiri bar. But this new 5 Points joint...

Black Market Bar + Grill

Open Monday-Thursday: 3pm- 2am/ Friday-Sunday: 11am- 2am.

Blue Monkey Lounge

Swanky ambiance. Fine martini and wine selections. Eclectic atmosphere.

Brennan's Irish Pub

A new Irish pub in Birmingham’s Five Points South neighborhood. Brennan’s–named after Winter’s Irish grandmother–was inspired by his Irish roots,...

Club South

A college bar right on the edge of UAB campus. Beer specials. Sports bar with pool tables, TV's and video...

Dave's Pub

Social tavern. Extensive line of brews and booze. Patio seating. Happy hour 3pm-7pm Monday-Sunday. No cover. Large screen TV's, dart...

Five Points South Entertainment District

Five Points South, founded in 1893, is a walk able neighborhood with award-winning James Beard restaurants, historically significant architecture from...

Gable Square Saloon & Games

Marty's PM

Bham's best late night food! Bar is open 8pm-6am. Kitchen is open 11pm-5am. 7 days a week. Sorry, no call...

The Break Restaurant & Billiards

Pool hall with wall to wall tables. Full bar. Cover charge for ages under 21.

The Garage

Named by GQ as one of "The World's Best Places To Fly To", The Garage has a delightful split personality....

The J. Clyde

Join us on Birmingham's largest covered patio for a cold beverage and enjoy a selection from our lunch and dinner...

The Nick

Birmingham's famous favorite hovel. Gen X and Y crowds. Best place to see bands on the cusp of breaking into...

The Quest

Mixed lifestyle crowds. Dance floor playing techno and mainstream dance music. Open 24 hours. 7 days a week. No cover...

The Upside Down Plaza

A Birmingham tradition, the Upside Down Plaza has been the Dive of Dives for as long as most can remember....

The Woolworth

Nestled in the historic Five Points South entertainment district, The Woolworth is bringing you a unique way to spend the...

Zydeco

Upstairs and downstairs bars and bands. Outside bar. Live music featuring national, regional and local bands.