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This location is one that is close to the University of AL Birmingham. It has shops and eateries... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Knoxville, Tennessee
Vintage Historic District of Old Birmingham

I've driven through and around Five Points South to go to the Vulcan Park, several restaurants... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Auburn, Alabama
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From James Beard Award winning restaurants to some of America’s best beer bar, Five Points South is Birmingham’s Premier Culinary District. With over 45 culinary destinations to choose from all conveniently in one walkup neighborhood.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Birmingham, AL 35205
+1 205-623-0582
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Delicious restaurants, cute building architecture, and a fun place to people-watch! Hipster area with some characters, but I still feel safe - going with a group of friends is best.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

This location is one that is close to the University of AL Birmingham. It has shops and eateries that everyone wants to visit.

Thank eagoodale
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Birmingham's 5 Points South is a great place to eat, talk a walk or socialize. How wonderful that people are coming back downtown

Thank J1094VSjohnk
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I've driven through and around Five Points South to go to the Vulcan Park, several restaurants, Beans, Books, and Candles New Age Shop, and stayed at the most GORGEOUS vintage Victorian Historical Treasure saved from the wrecking ball- The Hassinger-Daniels Mansion. Don't MISS the Storyteller...More

Thank bethoc
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This area was formerly a streetcar junction and early on became popular with residents. It retains a certain quaintness with some interesting architecture including a beautiful church and fountain. There's a few bars and restaurants that seem popular with the hipster crowd but on a...More

Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Nice area to walk around and take in historic churchs, fountains and statutes. Enjoyed the area and resturants

Thank EJoe
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Our daughter attends UAB so we make many trips to Birmingham each year to visit. We always stay in hotels close to Five Point as it has so many different places to eat we never run out of different places to trip. Parking is metered...More

Thank maude714
Reviewed 17 September 2017

There are plenty of restaurants in the area from fast food to high end. Other than that there is not much there except a fountain ans a plaque

Thank MLE0904
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This historically important area on the south side of Birmingham is an interesting place to visit. There are many shops, restaurants and night spots in a several block radius. There are several historical signs, markers and statues to observe. But to be honest, other than...More

1  Thank kilr0ywashere
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Take the whole family for this great historic place. Birmingham truly at it's finest. Open 7 days a week.

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