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Highlands Bar & Grill

2011 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2801
+1 205-939-1400
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“venison” (18 reviews)
“grits” (51 reviews)
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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 3 days ago

The food is prepared with attention to detail and had really good flavour. The sweetbreads and soft shell crab were delicious and there are some good vegetarian options too. My wife had a feta and watermelon salad that she says was the best salad she's...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for date night. We had a reservation and were seated at our reservation time. The service was slow, but everyone was very nice. We did have to wait about an hour from the time we were seated until we...More

Thank casualdiner90
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was super excited about trying this highly recommended restaurant. Not only are there so many great reviews, a dear friend insisted we tried Highland. The three of us had a late reservation, when we were sat at our table in the bar next to the...More

Thank stacey c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This dinner was so memorable & one that we will dreaming about! We had a seafood tower to start with the most luscious, perfectly chilled oysters, crab claws & shrimp. Next was my favorite....the softshell crab appetizer. It was the best we've ever had. For...More

Thank tootlepops
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for an out-of-the ordinary dining experience, choose Highlands. The atmosphere is upscale and inviting. The food is always excellent. And you're served by ladies and gentlemen who are there because serving is their career. I've lived in Birmingham more than 20 years...More

Thank 76Double02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dined at Highlands Bar & Grill on Saturday, August 19 with one of my closest friends. I have also to commend the choice of tables given us. Primo! Jim had a salad and I scarfed up the stone ground grits, one of Highlands specialties....More

Thank Albert G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is terrible, I ordered grilled venison and it came out tore, red, and bloddy. Awful service from a awful restraunt

Thank Ethan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you missed it this year, put a reminder in your phone. I loved up on the Oysters on the half shell followed by Red Snapper, The rest of the group went for the fixed price Restaurant Week special. Highlands is the jewel in the...More

Thank daveandmarilee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband asked that we celebrate his birthday at Highlands. We'd been a couple of times before and the food was excellent. Not this time. It was pretty mediocre. I had the seafood bowl ... no grits in the bottom as advertised. My husband had...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

You will not find a better place to eat in Birmingham. The food is amazing as well as the staff. I have never been disappointed.

Thank Jan G
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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!!
29 December 2016|
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Response from 2013teach23 | Reviewed this property |
I agree that business casual is more appropriate.
Pamela V
12 July 2016|
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Response from Cam H | Reviewed this property |
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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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, 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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