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Crape Myrtle's Cafe

2721 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209-1903
+1 205-879-7891
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good54%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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2721 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209-1903
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this fine establishment that has plenty to offer to anyone anytime of the year. The Crape Myrtle Cafe is the perfect locale for fine fresh Whole Foods, any kind of crape, or just a great cup of tea or coffee. This is the ideal...More

Thank scrivenerlf
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We had some delicious food served by friendly folks! You must try this uncrowded gem, situated in a bookstore! Winning combination for a Saturday morning. I also have enjoyed lunch here!

Thank Martha S
Reviewed 5 October 2016

A group of us eats here once a moth after a meeting, and it never gets old. The food is fresh but the service is fast, and when they get to know you, even playful, certainly friendly. It is affordable and always good, in a...More

Thank birminghampastor
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I have been coming to Crape Myrtle's, located inside the Little Professor Bookstore, since it opened 23 years ago. I have fond memories of stopping in with my mother after medical treatments to get vegetarian vegetable soup & corn muffins (and, once upon a time,...More

Thank PrednisonePrincess
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Crepe Myrtle's Cafe is hidden behind a bookstore like a secret. Locals frequent often, and are generally welcomed by name. This is not a fancy eatery and if you dislike plastic cutlery, bring your own utensils, but you will not be disappointed with the food....More

1  Thank Hope C
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Wow, the guys always get it right. I had the Hearty Breakfast. Salmon with salad and eggs. My wife had half sandwich and soup. The food is fresh, hot and the service is the best. This is a great hidden little spot.

Thank Preston L
Reviewed 29 February 2016

I visit Crape Myrtle's Cafe every single time that I am in Birmingham. The menu is filled with wonderful choices for lunch and brunch. This past week we had a couple of visits and enjoyed the best sandwiches and soups in ages (chicken salad and...More

Thank AllisonSFCA
Reviewed 9 November 2015

We stoped for sunday lunch and found they served breakfast,I had eggs benedict and my wife had a grilled cheese.Others had regular scrambled eggs,The food was delicious and the service was great.

Thank rebelwebb
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Our family needed a kid-friendly place to celebrate a birthday for lunch. Crape Myrtle's allowed us to make reservations and put several tables together in the sunroom area. You pick up a printed menu, order and pay at the register then take a seat. In...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I had lunch here and really enjoyed the ambience and the food. I ordered a summer salad with grilled salmon, a cup of homemade vegetable soup, and an ice tea. Everything was delicious, although the sweet tea was a bit too sweet for me and...More

Thank kmccolli
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
09:30 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2721 18th St S, Homewood, AL 35209-1903
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Homewood
  • Phone Number: +1 205-879-7891
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