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Blue Plate Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
American, Diner, Cafe
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3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
+1 256-533-8808
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6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Huntsville, Alabama
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

After having lived in HSV for 8 years, we finally decided to eat here. Service was fast, friendly, and the place was clean. I'll give it that! I had chicken salad on croissant with fries. Couple of points here: The fries had an odd taste... Almost like they were using the same fryer to fry donuts in?? They were good,... More 

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Thank Dusty G
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Today I went for breakfast. I ordered coffee because I had already eaten. My co-worker ordered 3 eggs, bacon and grits. No toast or biscuit. Coffee to drink. Our check total was $14.45 before tip. I have also eaten lunch there. Overall, I would say the food is good. It has it's ups and downs.

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Thank CoconutZone
Madison, Alabama
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I eaten here a couple of times the food is really good. I only come here for breakfast my go to meal is there pan cakes. I most warm you the pancakes are incredibly big but really good

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Thank kappaamu
Huntsville, Alabama
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food was good, the prices treasonable, and the service prompt. If the location were not so inconvenient from our house, I would take our family back there to eat.

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Thank Archib42
Huntsville, Alabama
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place Hausa lot of Business but the food is really not very good. I love vegetables but theirs is not really very tasty.

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Thank RT1955
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is first rate. If you just want a good home style meal, the Blue Plate is a great choice. Price is right, food is good and service is friendly. Also fast, but packed at lunch.

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Thank Robin H
Dunnellon, Florida
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192 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried two different meat and 3 plates (pot roast and chicken and dressing), both were excellent. Vegetables were fresh and well prepared, rolls were house made and very good.

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Thank Jack S
Perryville, Missouri
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended by a local. Do not let the outside of the bldg. worry you. Inside is clean, and roomy. There were over 20 of us. The restaurant was very accommodating, and the help worked well together to get our orders. Food was good. I personally thought prices were just a tad too high though. I would go... More 

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Thank Becky B
Chicago suburbs
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119 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was suggested by some locals from Huntsville as I was an out of town guest. I told them I was looking for good old American food, diner type place. This place was perfect. Excellent food, good prices, good service.

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Thank yousah
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking for a local favorite while visiting NASA. This cafe hit all the right marks! So reminded me of my grandma's home cooking and was able to tell our kids how much it reminded me of their great-grandmother's cooking, that they never had the privilege to experience. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff, a place that the regulars are known with a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Diner, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-533-8808

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?