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Discover the Best New Restaurants in Birmingham

Birmingham, also known as “The Magic City", stands out an affordable and creative place with lots of history. As Alabama's largest city, Birmingham offers a wonderful mix of charm, culture, and entertainment. The Birmingham Museum of Art showcases 24,000 paintings, sculptures, and prints, and the Birmingham Botanical Gardens flourish as the state’s largest living museum! The Civil Rights Movement converged here, which you can learn more about while visiting the attractions in the Civil Rights District. Have fun exploring the distinctive neighborhoods, like the bustling Southside, industrial downtown, and hipster-centric Avondale. Birmingham also has a burgeoning food scene with everything from Southern BBQ to steaming hot ramen to pan-Mexican cuisine. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out when they want to check out a newcomer to the culinary scene? Here’s our Tastemaker List of the best new restaurants in Birmingham.

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2 Restaurants
Updated October 23, 2019
Restaurants:Amore, BrickTop's - Birmingham
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Italian, American
Neighborhoods:Birmingham, Alabama
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1390 reviews
Amore Ristorante Italiano, located in the Greystone Center, offers a taste of Little Italy in Birmingham. It’s easy to imagine you are dining in a cozy spot in New York’s Little Italy or Boston’s North End! Inside, wine bottles line the walls along with old-school paintings and mirrors. The menu features Little Italy highlights like pastas, parmigiana, veal, vodka sauce, marinara and meatballs. They also specialize in amazingly fresh seafood, like fresh black grouper, shrimp, colossal lump crab meat, New Bedford scallops, lobster tails and more! And be sure to check out their list of fine wines to find the perfect bottle to pair with your meal!

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BrickTop's - Birmingham

2016 reviews
BrickTop’s in Birmingham is a small restaurant chain with multiple locations across the south. The new Birmingham outpost is already a favorite with locals and visitors and features a delicious menu of classic American dishes. Plus, it has a convenient location just off Highway 280! It has a casual, upscale and stylish ambiance and offers lots of warm, Southern hospitality. Diners can enjoy a cozy cocktail at the bar or a formal dinner in the beautiful dining room. Standout dishes include the Prime Rib, Bistro Chicken, Steak Frites and Chicken Milanese.

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