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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)
“apple cobbler” (5 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 via mobile

We were in huntsville for the day, and were looking for something different from the typical places to eat. We only had an hour until we had to leave to make a previous appointment. Mary, our waitress was super friendly, and we had our food...More

Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great home cooked meat and vegetables. Excellent breakfast also. Very fast service. Good prices also.

Thank planejanekw2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I eat at both locations frequently. The one on Governor's Drive is where the local politicians and leaders come for breakfast. Great food, fast service, casual. Home cooking southern style.

Thank Greg T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

FOUND IT!!!! Just enjoyed a scrumptious dinner at the Blue Plate Cafe. Portions more than adequate and all was very tasty. Prices were a little off on TripAdvisor (Blue Plate Special was actually $9.59), but still very reasonable for what you received- taking half of...More

Thank Gloria T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wow. What a treat. Their Cocoa Biscuits are wonderful. I had never had one before and they are great (biscuit with a scoop of butter and covered with made-from-scratch chocolate sauce. Great hidden gem of a restaurant.

Thank Teri E
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Uniformly one of the best breakfasts in Huntsville -- or pretty much anywhere else. Excellent menu, superb service, pleasant, helpful employees. Highly recommended!!

Thank navy5717th
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Blue Plate has been around Huntsville for a long time. It's homecooked, southern comfort food at its best. Usually on the weekends for breakfast they have a line but otherdays of the week breakfast and lunch are doable without a wait. The waiters/waitresses are personable....More

Thank FlossieSage
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here a number of times. I ordered the pot roast. I didn't need a knife to cut the meat. It was moist and had just the right amount of seasoning/gravy. The tomato,cucumber and onion salad was also good. My husband had the...More

Thank Betty C
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited around 3 and there were people in the diner, usually the sign of a popular place. Wait staff was very friendly and helpful. I went with fried chicken and my wife the meatloaf. The mains and all the wonderful veggie...More

Thank Eric S
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Let's be honest a business called Blue Plate Café seems to me like it's going to be spectacular, it was terrible. The service was pretty much nonexistent. The staff of young children, I say children because these teens acted like children. The young staff was...More

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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
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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