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Satterfield's Restaurant

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American, Seafood, Contemporary
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3161 Cahaba Heights Rd, Birmingham, AL 35243-5222 (Briarwood Road)
+1 205-969-9690
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Located in the heart of Cahaba Heights, Satterfield's offers the freshest...
Located in the heart of Cahaba Heights, Satterfield's offers the freshest and best ingredients, a friendly and knowledgeable staff, and an elegant ambiance-ensuring each guest has a memorable experience. Pastry Chef Becky Satterfield opened the restaurant in 2005 with the idea that fine dining doesn't have to be pretentious, but rather should be relaxing for each guest with every possible detail attended.
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Good for:
Fine Dining
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 72
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Always Excellent Food and Service

We recently took out of town friends for dinner at Satterfield's. From start to finish, the experience was delightful. The valet who parks your car is always right there. We were ushered promptly to our reserved table as soon as we entered the door and wait staff appeared immediately to fill our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
Sharon G
Good for:
  • Fine Dining
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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97 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We recently took out of town friends for dinner at Satterfield's. From start to finish, the experience was delightful. The valet who parks your car is always right there. We were ushered promptly to our reserved table as soon as we entered the door and wait staff appeared immediately to fill our water glasses and take drink orders. We love... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

What a great restaurant. As a transplant I did not know it existed, and it turned out the I worked in the same neighborhood. Pricey but great experience.

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Plano, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We visited Satterfield's for a business dinner consisting of 6 men from around the USA. The food and service were impeccable. We all enjoyed our variety of entrees and mixed desserts. The next time I am in Birmingham, I will visit Satterfield's again. The only negative is finding it.

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Birmingham, Alabama
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

We love this restaurant. This was our second visit and a third is in our future. It is among the better fine dining establishments in Birmingham. It caters to mostly locals and its location near the Summit is convenient when you don't want to go downtown. Started with cheese plate which featured four fabulous cheeses and accompaniments. My wife told... More 

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Decatur, Alabama
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87 reviews 87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Drove down with the family to meet our college age son in Birmingham. We are slowly working our way through the top rated restaurants around the town. This time we chose Satterfield's. It is off the beaten path, but we had no trouble getting there using our map app. Valet parking is encouraged since there aren't many parking places. That... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Fantastic dinner and the service was impeccable! We allowed our server to guide all of our choices and dinner was fantastic!

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Durham, North Carolina
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47 reviews 47 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Excellent meal, service and entertainment. No not a band, watching the chefs do their thing right in front of you. Steak was a perfect medium rare as requested. Coddled egg appetizer as suggested by the server was great as well. Server was helpful with suggestions of wine pairings as well. Beinget's with apple for desert was also superb. Great meal... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My wife and i spent her Birthday evening having a wonderful dinner at Satterfield's in Cahaba Heights. The service was excellent as was the food. Definitely one of the best in all of Birmingham. Highly recommend you try it.

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Birmingham, Alabama
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Becky Satterfield and her staff provide patrons with perfectly prepared and artistically arranged premium entree choices that change daily in a very calm and quaint environment. In my opinion, the food ranks right there with that of the downtown restaurants tied to Bham's most renowned chef (absolutely no disrespect intended - an amazing chef and restaurateur). Satterfield's has nice wines... More 

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We stopped by on the eve of the Iron Bowl after checking into our hotel. We arrived before the restaurant opened but were welcomed into the bar. The décor was nice and the service was outstanding. It had been a long day for us to we simply had a few drinks and appetizers at the bar. The oysters were really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3161 Cahaba Heights Rd, Birmingham, AL 35243-5222
    (Briarwood Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-969-9690

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Located in the heart of Cahaba Heights, Satterfield's offers the freshest and best ingredients, a friendly and knowledgeable staff, and an elegant ambiance-ensuring each guest has a memorable experience. Pastry Chef Becky Satterfield opened the restaurant in 2005 with the idea that fine dining doesn't have to be pretentious, but rather should be relaxing for each guest with every possible detail attended.
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?