Posts Tagged ‘el barrio’


10 Spots: My Favorite Places

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

10 SPOTS:  My favorite places by Kathy G This was a hard assignment because there are so many wonderful places to dine in Birmingham. In fact, I think we have the very best “culinary scene” in the South. I love to support the local restaurants and am so proud of their connection of farm to… Read More

10 Spots: Dining Ideas for September

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

10 SPOTS: Dining Ideas for September by Richard James Ted’s Restaurant The sign is from another era, and the clocks are frozen in time, but Tasos and Beba Touloupis have turned Ted’s into a great tradition for a new Birmingham with a terrific breakfast and meat and three lunch. 205-324-2911 www.tedsbirmingham.com 328 12th St. S.,… Read More

Pair This: El Barrio’s Shrimp Quesadillas & Grapefruit Margaritas

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

El Barrio is Spanish for neighborhood. Birmingham’s El Barrio opened recently on Second Avenue North downtown, serving Mexican-influenced cuisine.

10 Spots

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

For Appetizers by Jason Horn Avo This spot upstairs from Dram Whiskey Bar serves a somewhat fancier menu than its sister restaurant. The West Coast-inspired fare includes Sonoma sliders: mini-burgers on house-made focaccia topped with onions, port-wine mustard, and melted foie gras. They’re definitely more than indulgent enough to share, though you may not want… Read More