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Saw’s Soul Kitchen

215 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222-1932
+1 205-591-1409
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese grits” (92 reviews)
“greens” (194 reviews)
“pork” (177 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
215 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222-1932
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Reviewed yesterday

Oven bbq,nasty facilities, lady running register called me an a hole for tell her I need extra order of deviled eggs. Can you get some hair nets and clean gloves for crust sakes. Anyway about the bbq it was undercooked. Didn't have kind of seasoning...More

Thank kristopher k
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This review is about the logistics of this restaurant and not about the food because we ended up going elsewhere to eat. Parking is difficult in this area on weekends so expect a walk. There was a line coming out the door which I'm sure...More

Thank billandsara82
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I loved this place. Hole in the wall spots usually have great food. I was treated to 60s/70s R&B and soul playing over the speakers. Eating smoked sausage,grits, and sweet potatoes while listening to Barry White was great. It was a little high $17 for...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in the "hole in the wall" or better yet a diamond in the rough for lunch. He got the sampler plate and planned to take what he couldn't eat home - yeah right that didnt happen! There was nothing left. I had the shrimp...More

Thank Flfoodiegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town to move my son. I read about this place and we all wanted to try it. We knew we would need to visit here during an off time since it is a smaller place so we went at 4p. We all...More

Thank Gagloff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing BBQ. I've tried lots of dishes and they are all great. White BBQ sauce is amazing. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Ehud123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poor service. Server would walk away before we would finish telling him what we wanted. He reeked of cigarettes. No one at our table enjoyed their food. Food bland.

Thank ItsaGthg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the number one BBQ for TripAdvisor I was not to impressed. I ate outside where the condiments bake in the sun all day. The ketchup literally exploded all over me and smelled rotten. The people beside me had it blow up too. When I...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch can be a bit challenging, very few tables inside, although there are a bunch outside if the weather is decent. Proof that it is great is the fact you'd better be standing in line before 11 am if you want food quickly. Later in...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We knew this place was good when we saw the line. We pass thru Birmingham every year on the way to Florida. Usually we spend a couple of nights. This was probably the best BBQ we have had this summer. Very small restaurant. We got...More

Thank OldScout1975
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22 June 2016|
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Response from birminghampastor | Reviewed this property |
No, on the sandwiches. BUT, there are other tasty options that probably work. Their "Pork and Greens" is one of the most popular dishes in the city, and should qualify. Their stuffed potatoes have options that don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 41st St S, Birmingham, AL 35222-1932
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-591-1409
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you need to track this place down and add it. Great food in the Avondale district of Birmingham. Their phone is 205-591-1409
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