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Newk's Express Cafe

611 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2103
+1 205-323-0992
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
“soups” (14 reviews)
“bread sticks” (4 reviews)
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
611 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2103
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our recent lunch at Newk's in Birmingham. The cashier was friendly where you order, gives you a number and you take a seat in the cafe, shortly after the food is served, the server was also friendly and even stopped by to check...More

Thank Haddon P
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I can no longer overlook the dirty tabletops in this Newk's. The last time I visited, I put my glass down on the table and could not easily lift it again because it stuck to the tabletop. I used more than a dozen napkins to...More

Thank Lee1945
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Restaurant had wide variety of menu items and ALL looked and tasted very very fresh. All items were obvious prepared by staff who cared about quality ,taste healthy and reasonably priced food.

Thank patrick L
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

It is a nice eatery place. It provides pizzas,salads, soups and burgers. We had vegetarian pizza and salad which really taste good. Best part of this cafe is that it provides unlimited amount of soup sticks, crotons and vegetable pickles. One can visit this cafe...More

Thank Bschroff
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This was my first time eating at Newk's. I have heard many good things, and gave it a try while down at UAB. I had the spinach and feta soup, and pimento cheese. Both of them were some of the absolute best soups and sandwiches...More

Thank jbrewandcrew
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We traveled to Birmingham for a week-long academic competition, and had a group of 25 people total - it is not that easy to "just walk in" to a place and easily find seating and options for that many people. But we walked into Newks,...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I work very near this Newk's location and have been picking up orders for my office about once a week for the past couple of months. Normally the food and service is good. However, today 3 of us ordered the shrimp pizza and they were...More

Thank Matt_TN
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Health workers from UAB hospital add to the atmosphere of busy people who enjoy a conversation with colleagues while savoring really good food, especially freshly made soups and sandwiches. Extras, such as bread-sticks, pickles and chopped onions, are free1

Thank DrPrestonRowe
Reviewed 14 May 2017

While visiting my daughter (I live in Ohio) Newk's was recommended by her co-worker. It is a deli style eatery with a nice selection of salads, sandwiches and soups. The place is clean and staff very friendly and efficient.

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Ate here before the Tim and Faith concert. Had great quick service. My sandwich was great the couple that joined us felt their sandwiches had too much sauce on them.

Thank Graham M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2103
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-323-0992
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