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Blue Plate Cafe

3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
+1 256-533-8808
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (22 reviews)
“meatloaf” (18 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I went here (Governor's Drive location) for a late breakfast and liked what we found. She had two large pancakes with scrambled eggs. I had the Blue Plate breakfast with bacon (3 pieces), cheese grits, toast, scrambled eggs and coffee. We cleaned our...More

Thank ALoldsters
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happened across this local diner. Lunch time. Service good, menu simple, staff friendly. Seating was not crowded. A lot of locals. Would visit again.

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hear so much about this place,we stopped for lunch while in town. A meat and three with all day breakfast too, service was Ok not great, the food was poor not fresh and no flavor. we ordered meatloaf,chicken and dumplings,green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy,corn,peach...More

Thank ExecChef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat and share thoughts with family and friends. Delicious food for all. You can order anything you want. They serve breakfast all day. "The Blue Plate Special is particularly awesome. Bring the family and share the fun.

Thank Rocheoktoday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd eaten here before, and while the food was nothing to write home about, I wouldn't dream of leaving a bad review. But this time I was with a group of people for breakfast, and everybody got their orders in a timely fashion. But not...More

1  Thank Sam G
Reviewed 4 January 2018

When it first opened it was the go to place. They changed their supplier is the only thing I can think of that caused the changed in the quality of food. Really disappointed in the last few visits. Service is usually good but can be...More

2  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Use to be good. Went into restaurant, not busy but had dirty dishes on many tables. Could not get any one to seat us so took seat at counter. Peoples food was on waiting area for over 10 minutes, yuk, cold food. Food was poor....More

2  Thank Walter K
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Always fresh, good food with great portions. We eat there for lunch often. Servers are always nice and friendly.

Thank loopev
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

The hash brown casserole and peach cobbler was so good. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. Would definitely recommend.

Thank TheChurchwells
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Meatloaf, hash brown casserole, chicken & dumplings, coleslaw, baked beans, and strawberry cobbler were great! Heck...everything we had was good. Swrvice was prompt and friendly, our server even offered some Tea to go!

Thank lshs91
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12 June 2017|
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Response from jzille | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but all the food is freshly done and served right away so I sincerely doubt it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-533-8808
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