1325 Old Walker Chapel Rd
Fultondale, AL 35068
Phone: (205) 259-2160
Fax: (205) 259-2170
1325 Old Walker Chapel Rd, Fultondale, AL, US, 35068
- Phone: (205) 259-2160
- Fax: (205) 259-2170
Bars & Cafes
The Avondale Brewing Company has made it a mission to combine the quirky and fascinating history of Avondale with the art of brewing craft beer. All of the beers are named after important locations or events in the history of the area, like the Battle Field IPA or the Spring Street Saison. The brewery offers tours several times a week which include some Avondale Brewing swag, and a beer or four tasters and a pint glass or taster glasses in addition to the actual tour itself. The brewery also hosts special events and live music from time to time.
Located downtown in the historic Tutwiler Hotel, Century Restaurant serves elegant and traditional Southern cuisine in a contemporary atmosphere. Try any number of the mouth-watering dishes; the Honey Brined Double Cut Pork Chop, Pan Roasted Gulf Coast Scallops, and Bone In Hereford Ribeye are all to die for. The desserts are famous--the Frozen Peppermint Chocolate Chip Mousse and the Harvest Pumpkin Cobbler will send you to space. Plus, the bar is a wonderful place to enjoy a Martini or a fine cognac.
The Bottletree is the brainchild of Brian Teasley and his co-partners. It is a hub for touring musicians who can relax in their eclectic green room done up with trinkets, posters and light fixtures. This cafe, bar and music venue will charm you with its warm hospitality, good veggie fare and great live performances. Some of their previous listings are Strand of Oaks, Mutual Benefit, Soft Cat, Tera Melos, John Hodgman, Kopecky Family Band and Bass Drum of Death.
Right in the center of Avondale lies this comfortable and popular neighborhood bar. The Parkside Cafe is especially well-known for its pleasant outdoor patio, a great place to enjoy one of their tasty craft brews or stiff cocktail. Inside, the walls are packed with interesting and eclectic art, maybe with a live band or DJ playing in the background. Trivia nights are also particularly popular nights at the Parkside for those know-it-all's who like to put their useless knowledge to work!
Legend has it that Pale Eddie was a key figure in the abolition of an alcohol ban set by the state during the early 1900s. This Southern folk character lends his name to this pour house that is ripe with native hospitality and premium libations. Featuring an array of lagers, ales and bottled beer, as well as fine wine and spirits, it provides the neighborhood with a well-managed entertainment and drinking venue. It plays host to live bands and showcases a rotational selection of artwork by local and emerging talent. The exposed beams and bricks contribute to an industrial feel while restoring a rustic charm.
If you find yourself yearning for some good live music and drinks, then head to the Metro Bar & Music, especially on the weekends. Located in downtown, in the Loft District, this bar-cum-music-venue is a popular haunt among locals and visitors alike looking for a decent place to rock the night away. Supporting local musicians and local artists, at Metro Bar & Music, any night of the week is guaranteed to be entertaining. Call for more information on upcoming events and other details.
One of downtown Birmingham’s most loved bars, the Wine Loft is a chic wine bar that blends a casual and friendly atmosphere with a remarkably elegant and classy decor. A bar suitable for any kind of outing, be it a romantic night out, hitting the town with friends, or a cozy family get-together, Wine Loft’s intimate interiors and attentive service can make for an enjoyable evening. Besides, the bar also plays host to entertaining events on a regular basis, so do see the website for more information on upcoming events and other details.
One of the most prominent event venues in downtown Birmingham, the M Lounge sits above the popular Matthews Bar & Grill. A relatively large facility, this venue comprises an area of 9,000 square feet (836 square meters), covering a full city block. From gigs, to solo performances, corporate events and even private parties, the M Lounge can accommodate the needs of a range of events. So, the next time you are in town and wish to catch a concert or two, then do head to the M Lounge. See the website or call to know more.
Located in the historic Forest Park, Little Savannah brings you good old Southern food with a new twist. This charming bistro is known for the innovative recipes. Diners can try fare like the Gulf Shrimp and Sweet Corn Chowder before supper or the very tasty Hickory Smoked Maple Leaf Duck Breast for a satisfying meal. End your meal with a wholesome dessert like the Chocolate Bread Pudding or a hot toddy. You can also accompany your meal with a glass of wine or a martini from their full bar. Little Savannah can also be reserved for private dinners and offers catering services.
Located in the Lakeview area near Forest Lake, O.T.'s Neighborhood Sports Grill offers an extensive array of American favorites in a relaxed atmosphere. The numerous televisions mounted to the walls are always tuned in to the latest sporting event. The menu features appetizers in addition to sandwiches, steaks, pork chops and baby back ribs. If you've got the appetite, try one of their homemade desserts.
Since 1987, Lou's Pub & Package has been serving up liquor for here or to go to the city of Birmingham. Grandfathered into the state's current licensing laws, the pub is one of a dying breed of liquor stores/bars in Alabama. The friendly establishment has always been the kind of place that people become regulars, giving it a real cozy and familiar feel to all who enter.
Innisfree Irish Pub is an American success story. It started out as a place in Tuscaloosa where the owners could drink with their friends, but because of its success, this second location in Birmingham was born, with future expansions on the horizon. The owners have infused their collective convivial nature into this bar's DNA, making it a great place to grab a cold one with friends – old or new. Not just for drinkers, this place also serves food of the burgers and wings variety. Drink specials, darts and periodic giveaways add to this Irish pub's already palpable appeal.