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The Collins Bar

Open Now: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Collins Bar was awesome. The service was great! The bartenders are knowledgeable, creative and best... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
argonath007
via mobile
Great Service!

Withing a few minutes of entering the door, three different servers asked if they could help us... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2018
TrippinOutofTown
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2125 2nd Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3705
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with some friends but found out really quickly that it is not our type of place. It's way to loud and crowded with young college students and the drinks while good are in my opinion over priced. The decor is funky and they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank brandonb161
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Collins Bar was awesome. The service was great! The bartenders are knowledgeable, creative and best of all passionate about making the best drinks. Thank you Lauren, Wild Bill, and &@!? Cole! Looking forward to the next one.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank argonath007
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Okay, you tell them what you like and they make a drink based on that for you. But, I was no fun, because what I wanted was a dirty martini with Absolute! They also had some bar snacks and the bar was packed!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sallyq1955
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Withing a few minutes of entering the door, three different servers asked if they could help us with a cocktail. Fast, efficient and friendly. I normally drink my bourbon neat, but had them make me a cocktail, which was quite good and not sweet. My...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TrippinOutofTown
Reviewed January 12, 2018

Tell them what you like to drink and they whip something up that is delicious everytime! Great bar snacks and they have games there to play as well.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gulliverstraveler
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

What a great find in Bham! The bartenders were way cute dressed in theme. The vibe was chill. We came here while waiting for a table at El Barrio. We asked for a drink menu and we were told...just tell us what you like and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 860kelliel
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

My daughter (grad from University of Alabama) heard I had a business trip to Birmingham and insisted I visit this unique, creative bar. It was everything she says and more! Don't order something you already know. Be adventurous and order via adjectives. The bartenders are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank creativecrew
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

What would you like to drink? They have it and the know their liquor. A must when your looking for cool atmosphere and a few really well made cocktails.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank U6435JVjimp
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Not every bar serves good drinks, and even fewer have good service. The Collins bar manages to do both well. This is a bar to go to socialize and not listen to blaring music that prohibits conversation. This is a bar where if you liked...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank impudicus84
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Went to Collins before dinner, and the place is very small and very limited seating. We did get a table and the service was average. The drinks were good, but not outstanding. It is a good place to kill some time but not to go...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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