Big Bad Breakfast

Sydney Cromwell

Homewood’s newest breakfast joint is set to open next week at the former Steep and Deep store, 1926 29th Ave. S. Read more



Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The biscuit isn’t just for jelly, sausage or gravy anymore. The newly opened Holler & Dash Biscuit House is all about new twists on a classic Southern breakfast. Read more


0112 Sam’s Super Samwiches

Photo by Madoline Markham.

Inside the narrow alley-shaped storefront of Sam’s on 18th Street is a wall that marks four decades of business. Plaques commemorate owner Sammy Graphos’ award-winning hot dogs and hamburgers as well as his and wife Sue’s involvement in the MS Walk. Read more

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0811 Hamburger Heaven

Photo by Mia Bass.

Hamburger Heaven’s walls are coated in Alabama and Auburn paintings, photos of famous celebrities and even Homewood High School and Parks and Rec teams. Like the rest of the city, owner Kirk Roberts just loves Homewood. Read more


Outside Wayne Salem’s diner on 18th Street, you’ll find news articles about his Philly cheese steak, his family’s restaurant legacy in Birmingham, and his father’s fame as an Alabama football player. But they’re only part of the reason people come. Read more


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