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Newk's Express Cafe

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611 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. S, Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 323-0992
Today
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Yum-my!

Never heard of this place before (I'm from Chicago), but the sausage/pepperoni pizza was delicious and I loved that the to go cup is reusable and sturdy. Oh, and the brownie was chocalety goodness!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
Michelle D
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Chicago, Illinois
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39 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Never heard of this place before (I'm from Chicago), but the sausage/pepperoni pizza was delicious and I loved that the to go cup is reusable and sturdy. Oh, and the brownie was chocalety goodness!

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Birmingham, Alabama
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I usually go to the one on the Southside but they are all great! It's casual and the food is good. The Newks Q is the absolute best!

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Helena, Al
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80 reviews 80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We ate at the new Newk's Eatery at 3780 Riverchase Village, Birmingham, Al, which is not yet listed in trip advisor, last Saturday night. I ordered a half Caesar salad with turkey diced and side of Mac & cheese. My husband ordered a Shrimp Po Boy & coleslaw. I loved my salad but found out shortly they had forgotten my... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Really good soups! Sandwiches are ok, some are much better than others. You'll just have to search around for what suites your taste. Overall the closest thing to a prepared meal around the medical center that you are going to get.

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Huntsville, AL
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

They closed at I believe it was 9pm and I came in at about 20 till. I knew they would be preparing to close so I ordered quickly and just chose a shrimp po boy hoping it wouldnt cause them to much trouble. As waited they were preparing to close so I just stood to the side not to be... More 

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Eclectic, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Newks is a great place in Birmingham area to get a quick bite of some good food. It is fast casual and has a wide array of choices. I love the soup and sandwich combo. The soups are hearty and always have a nice finishing touch. They have day specific soups and I usually go for the thick and hearty... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Great spot for lunch. The service is quick and the salads are amazing. I have eaten here at least 5 times and have never been disappointed.

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Decatur, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

It's always too much to eat, but I have to get a sandwich, soup, AND a salad when I eat at Newks. Always fresh and good quality. Never had bad service, either, and I've been to all the locations. Someone else mentioned reliable, and that is a good word for Newks. I have my favorites, but when I get adventurous... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I had the turkey sandwich and pasta dish. Very very good. I love the toasted bun and meat sausce they used on the turnkey. I also like the fact they have sweet tea made with spenda.

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Birmingham, Alabama
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39 reviews 39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Newk's is quick, convenient, and always consistent quality. I especially like their chicken salad. We use them frequently for catering our business luncheons and everyone is happy with that choice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 611 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. S, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: (205) 323-0992

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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