Category Archives: Barbecue

B’ham Barbecue, Stop 9

Jim ‘N’ Nick’s Bar-B-Q 220 Oxmoor Road (Homewood) Jim ‘n’ Nick’s gets my parents’ vote as their favorite barbecue place in Birmingham. If you take a look at the web site, you will see that Jim ‘n’ Nick’s has built … Continue reading

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B’ham Barbecue, Stop 8

Bob Sykes BarB-Q 1927 9th Avenue, Bessemer Like Andrew’s and Johnny Ray’s, Bob Sykes is a old-timer in the Barbecue business in Birmingham. The first Bob Sykes location opened in the Central Park neighborhood of Birmingham in 1957. By 1977, … Continue reading

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B’ham Barbecue, Stop 7

Carlile’s Barbecue 3511 6th Avenue South So many good places. How to pick? Today’s choice, I must admit, is one that I have personally never tried, but it has been highly recommended to me by many, many people. And by … Continue reading

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B’ham Barbecue, Stop 6

Costa’s Famous Bar-B-Que 613 Springville Road (Center Point) Sorry, no web site for this one. No pics either, as far as I could tell. And yes, atrocious spelling. But please bear in mind that most, if not all, of the … Continue reading

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B’ham Barbecue, Stop 5

The Original Golden Rule Bar-B-Q 2506 Crestwood Blvd. This restaurant, which claims to be the oldest restaurant in continuous operation in Alabama, has branched out into Mississippi, Florida, and Georgia. Now, the original Original Golden Rule Bar-B-Q opened in 1891, … Continue reading

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B’ham Barbecue, Stop 4

Pat James’ Full Moon Bar-B-Que 525 25th Street South OK, first of all, love the food, hate the name. (This is like love the sinner, hate the sin.) It’s barbecue. Barbecue. Barbecue. A long time ago, people decided to abbreviate … Continue reading

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B’ham Barbecue, Stop 3

Demitri’s Barbecue 1901 28th Ave. South (Homewood) Demitri’s is one of my very, very favorite Birmingham barbecue establishments. Many Birmingham barbecue eaters like to order their barbecue sammiches chopped, but at Demitri’s sliced is the way to go. The meat … Continue reading

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