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Chez Lulu

1911 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223-1015
+1 205-870-7011
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average1%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
“crepes” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Soups, French, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1911 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223-1015
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in historic village this French cafe style has wonderful food and fabulous atmosphere. Prices were reasonable and portions were ample.

Thank lynnj_11
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a hidden jewel. Prices are great and there's something for everyone. Soups and torts are usually my favorites. They even have a three course option for kids that's totally approachable. If you like French/Mediterranean inspired food you need to give this place...More

Thank Misohungry117
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Chez Lulu is a bakery serving French inspired sandwiches, soups and salads for dinner... and pizza too. The food is good. Delicious really. Cocktails, beer and decent wine are available. Bread is served with a shallow plate of olive oil. I had the smoked salmon...More

1  Thank Wladovich
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Definitely quaint, lots of character, great wine selection and Carmen, a very passionate and knowledgeable old fashioned bartender. She sure knows her spirits! Thank you, Carmen! We had wine outside in the afternoon and came back for a "night cap" and found that Chez Lulu...More

Thank Camila G
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We stopped by and had lunch outside with a nice glass of wine. Chez Lulu is charming in every way and the food was light and fresh. We enjoyed the neighborhood and visited some of the shops surrounding the area. We had a late lunch...More

Thank Margaret572long
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This is a very quaint restaurant and decorated in the French European style. We had fantastic food and even the wine was special.. Our waitress was very attentive and with such great food, made for a lovely evening. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank glenncaracas
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Got the recommendation for Lulu from our Uber driver, without whom we would never have thought to come over the mountain while stopping in Birmingham for 2 nights. Drove up in the afternoon, english village was pretty deserted. Interior decorated to resemble french cafe, charming....More

Thank wackyseester
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Every city needs at least one intimate café with great food and Chez Lulu fills the bill admirably. If you're a steak and potatoes person this pleasant establishment probably is not for you. However, if you like delicious soups, tarts, sandwiches, and other lighter fare...More

Thank Oleguy
Reviewed 22 November 2016

My husband and I really enjoy going to lunch at Chez Lulu on a Saturday afternoon. We enjoy a bottle of wine and a delicious soup and sandwich in the funky bohemian atmosphere of a French restaurant. Great bread,staff,and ambiance. Feel like we've traveled!

Thank Jean C
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Inside is very quaint and representative of a Paris cafe. Service was very friendly. Had a lunch of various sandwiches and salads. The food was really good. Would definitely dine there again.

Thank Mark G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
21:30 - 11:00
21:30 - 11:00
21:30 - 11:00
22:30 - 11:00
22:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 Cahaba Rd, Mountain Brook, AL 35223-1015
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mountain Brook
  • Phone Number: +1 205-870-7011
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