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Blue Plate Cafe

3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
+1 256-533-8808
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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6:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

Blue Plate is a fabulous restaurant! They have a wonderful variety and I have never had a meal there I didn't like!!

Thank katiesiegel14
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

The food was what you'd expect from a meat and three place. Lots of options and everything we ordered was delicious. It was easy to find as we are out of towners and was reasonably priced. It's always nice to find local non chain places...More

Thank agashi24
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

This place was a great find. It's food like you're grandmother would make but these folks cook better than grandma! I had Blue Plate with scrambled eggs, cheesy hash browns, biscuit and gravy and bacon. Wife had omelet. Daughter had Blue Plate and chocolate chip...More

Thank Zip D
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Blue Plate Café is the closest thing to momma's cooking in the neighborhood. This diner/restaurant is a welcoming place to get good southern food, featuring a totating daily special of meat and three. The chicken and dressing with a variety of vegetables, and a warm...More

Thank L0vetotravelgal
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Each day they offer a limited selection - and a desert. You choose 3 sides to go along with your entree and the service is normally completed within 5 - yes, FIVE minutes of sitting down at your table! For a quick, reasonably priced, centrally...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I really want to try everything on the menu but I rarely get past the daily specials. Great southern offerings, served quickly and hot, but not overcooked or mushy like some places. I highly recommend the grilled chicken or the fried chicken salads. They are...More

Thank SpicyAnthony
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Read about the great food from TripAdvisor, and I must say, it's all true! Great little place to eat in Huntsville. The diner has a much older vintage feel that makes it seem older than it is. Lots of locals in there eating, as well....More

Thank BBSings
Reviewed May 10, 2017

I have eaten lunch here for years. It's great food and clean. However, it's very busy so plan on having to get a number and wait a few minutes.

Thank George B
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Service was fairly fast for lunch but it should be considering the food is mostly prepared ahead of time. Food was okay... nothing to write home about

1  Thank Crystal A
Reviewed May 6, 2017

We heard about the Blue Plate and decided to try it. It lived up to the hype in spades. Restaurant is very clean and inviting and that food. My oh my. Oh, and Paul the server was a lot of fun to talk with. Everything...More

Thank joannem482
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June 11, 2017|
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Response from jzille | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but all the food is freshly done and served right away so I sincerely doubt it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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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