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Green Acres Cafe

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1705 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2003
+1 205-251-3875
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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1705 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2003
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Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Today was the first time I ate here and it was FAIR at best. My co-workers asked me too go so I went with them. I have heard great things about the food. I ordered the Red Light Special and my co-workers ordered the Manager...More

Thank Charlene S
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

The chicken wings didn't disappoint. They were fried to perfection and seasoned just right. I got the salt and pepper version without hot sauce. Enjoyed it all! It is a take out establishment but I had no problem eating in the truck. Lol. It was...More

Thank Sirvirther C
Reviewed April 3, 2017

We were in Birmingham a couple weeks ago to see Chris Rock at the BJCC, and I wanted to stop in at Green Acres because it was my birthday and I saw that they are one of the only, if not the only, black owned...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

These were as good wings as I have ever had. This place is really hopping. We stood at the side counter to eat and watched as a heavy stream of people came in to order with no let up despite the fact that it was...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed July 25, 2016

I eat the wings and fried green tomatoes almost every week. The service is good, help always have a smile

Thank jstickney50
Reviewed June 25, 2016

The food was good and could not be criticized. The lady serving me behind the counter was a little unfriendly and unhelpful... She probably wasn't expecting a visit from an Irish guy that day!!

Thank GWhitcroft
Reviewed May 25, 2016

I was in Birmingham with a group from our church on an educational Civil Rights trip. We were looking around the area for something quick to eat and lucked out by finding Green Acres Cafe. They specialize in traditional soul food, or you could just...More

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed April 25, 2016

If you want good chicken wings fast and at a reasonable cost then this is your place. They are the original but there are several Green Acres Cafes. I love the one in Center Point the best. They have a great pork chop plate. I...More

Thank Al F
Reviewed December 16, 2015

I must admit... I'm constantly dieting. However, Green Acres appears my favorite "weakness" when I know better! But, I tell myself, "just get back up on the horse!" The place is easy to find. Right behind the Federal Courthouse on 4th Avenue North. The staff...More

Thank Ohjazzzyone
Reviewed November 5, 2015

The Front Desk Clerk recommended Green Acres to us because she eats there often. This is a very small family owned cafe. We had the pork chops, I think it was the Manager's Special. The food was good. The pork chops were tender & the...More

Thank cutemel6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1705 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2003
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-251-3875
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