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Green Acres Cafe

1705 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2003
+1 205-251-3875
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicken wings” (3 reviews)
“hot sauce” (4 reviews)
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1705 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2003
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

When you travel to new places, it's always neat to try local restaurants with history. Green Acres was probably AMAZING at one point in the distant past. The counter person taking our order growled at us asking for our order. She wrote everything down, and...More

Thank Nikkia D
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Today was the first time I ate here and it was FAIR at best. My co-workers asked me too go so I went with them. I have heard great things about the food. I ordered the Red Light Special and my co-workers ordered the Manager...More

Thank Charlene S
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The chicken wings didn't disappoint. They were fried to perfection and seasoned just right. I got the salt and pepper version without hot sauce. Enjoyed it all! It is a take out establishment but I had no problem eating in the truck. Lol. It was...More

Thank Sirvirther C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We were in Birmingham a couple weeks ago to see Chris Rock at the BJCC, and I wanted to stop in at Green Acres because it was my birthday and I saw that they are one of the only, if not the only, black owned...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

These were as good wings as I have ever had. This place is really hopping. We stood at the side counter to eat and watched as a heavy stream of people came in to order with no let up despite the fact that it was...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I eat the wings and fried green tomatoes almost every week. The service is good, help always have a smile

Thank jstickney50
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The food was good and could not be criticized. The lady serving me behind the counter was a little unfriendly and unhelpful... She probably wasn't expecting a visit from an Irish guy that day!!

Thank GWhitcroft
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I was in Birmingham with a group from our church on an educational Civil Rights trip. We were looking around the area for something quick to eat and lucked out by finding Green Acres Cafe. They specialize in traditional soul food, or you could just...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 26 April 2016

If you want good chicken wings fast and at a reasonable cost then this is your place. They are the original but there are several Green Acres Cafes. I love the one in Center Point the best. They have a great pork chop plate. I...More

Thank Al F
Reviewed 17 December 2015

I must admit... I'm constantly dieting. However, Green Acres appears my favorite "weakness" when I know better! But, I tell myself, "just get back up on the horse!" The place is easy to find. Right behind the Federal Courthouse on 4th Avenue North. The staff...More

Thank Ohjazzzyone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1705 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-251-3875
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