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Waysider

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1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
+1 205-345-8239
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“biscuits” (66 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“ham” (10 reviews)
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1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Busy place but good food. Don't let the appearance fool you. One of the best local breakfasts. Only place you can see a wait for breakfast. And it is worth it!

Thank David M
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast. Try the potato skins to start. The red eye gravy is good on the grits and biscuits. Don’t forget the honey that’s on the table.

Thank Tidex16
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

I reviewed this restaurant last year. It is one of the reasons I love to return to Tuscaloosa. Everything delivered hot and fresh. Top quality ingredients used. Atmosphere pure Crimson Tide. Waitstaff couldn't be more friendly and accommodating. Glad to see the greatness maintained. Complimentary...More

Thank marjude
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast for 2- less than $20. Super great food, excellent, welcoming service and quaint decor. We’ve decided it’s our know go-to breakfast when in T-town!

Thank Beth S
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Great breakfast joint with great food. Very popular and a small dining area so get there early. I had the special, sausage cheese omelette, and it was amazing! The biscuits are "slap yo mama" good.

Thank John L
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We enjoyed the Waysider's breakfast on a recent weekend trip back to Tuscaloosa to catch a Bama basketball ball. For over 40 years, the Waysider hasn't disappointed us. Breakfast is delicious! Yes, the place is tight and cramped and the wait can often be long....More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

With all the heavy announcements of friends and colleagues we gave it a try. And we dont get it at all. It is just not special. Yeah it has the nice decoration with football memorabilia but the breakfast we had was just not good. The...More

Thank FlorianHo
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We were a party of five for breakfast. The dining area is small and very cramped. We waited outside for 25 minutes. Once inside we waited 10minutes to have our order taken then the food took forever to appear. The wait was not worth the...More

Thank ForbesB
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

A fun casual atmosphere that hasn't been updated in 30+ years. A lady came out of the kitchen every 20 minutes and led a Role Tide Roll chant. Had a very good ham omelette and grits special.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for breakfast when it doesn’t have an hour wait. It is cramped and dilapidated but has the best biscuits anywhere. Lunch to me is just okay but the breakfast is the best in town.

Thank Blessed2BeHis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-345-8239
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