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Highlands Bar & Grill

2011 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
+1 205-939-1400
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2011 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is where we go if there is something to celebrate. excellent food. Excellent service. It's tricky to get a reservation-plan ahead!

Thank 923Robin7
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is classic cuisine with a southern twist. Little can be said that has not already been published about this James Beard award winning restaurant. Frank Stitt has taken this, and his three other restaurants from strength to strength. Any of them is a delight....More

Thank William H
Reviewed 3 days ago

After dining here, you will know why Highlands is the best restaurant in Alabama! The service and food was outstanding. We were here for a celebration for my son. I have travelled to France, Italy and throughout the US. This was the best overall restaurant...More

Thank luellis
Reviewed 3 days ago

Intimate, unpretentious, but elegant. Every dish from appetizers to dessert is superb. The sauces are outstanding. The wait staff cannot be rivaled. The only downside is securing a reservation. Couldn't get an anniversary dinner time this year.

Thank serena v
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have never eaten at a better restaurant than Frank Stitt's Highlands. From the moment you walk in, everything is top notch! Drinks from the bar are not just mixed, they are created. Every meal is also individually created. My favorite part of every meal...More

Thank Katfishmack
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Voted best restaurant in the south. Award winning chef and the best food and atmosphere. Recommended for anytime or a special occasion.

Thank dkmouser0605
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for a date night prior to the Beard award. Was able to make a reservation for a Saturday night a day in advance. Incredibly kind staff across the board, including our hostess and server. Great tips on menu items. Perpetually helpful but never overbearing...More

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Highland’s Bar & Grill is Birmingham’s top rated oldest Restuarant. It just won he coveted JAMES Beard Award. If you are in Bham do not miss it!

Thank susanbinBAMA
Reviewed 4 days ago

I stopped by here on my way to Panama City Beach Fl and the service here is pretty quick. The food here is pretty good. I like the garlic bread. I recommend eating here if you are staying in Birmingham Alabama and lookinh for a...More

Thank daniel p
Reviewed 1 week ago

So if you are looking for average service, all you can eat salad and garlic bread this might not be the place for you. If you expect this to be another food trough then please don't bother coming here. If you are wearing shorts and...More

Thank AGRandy
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7 June 2018|
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Response from Meander5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can eat at the bar and it does not require reservation
Rita of the River
21 March 2018|
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Response from Sandy H | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant women’s bathroom is up a flight of stairs , and I’m not sure if there is an elevator or an additional downstairs bathroom (I didn’t look for one). I would call the restaurant and ask them.
Mary Ann O
1 September 2017|
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Response from katyao323 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely!! My in -laws do it for us regularly!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2011 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
    (20th Street South)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-939-1400
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