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Dreamland Bar-b-que

1427 14th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-5416
+1 205-933-2133
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (372 reviews)
“banana pudding” (132 reviews)
“brunswick stew” (14 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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1427 14th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-5416
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I are in the area this weekend and decided to try this place out. I’m from Bama, but have never been to Dreamland. It was super good! Love the BBQ sauce, with its tangy spice. The fried okra was really good, and...More

Thank iampaidfor
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I honestly don’t even really like barbecue that much but Dreamland’s was just to good not to eat! I paired mine with Fries and it was amazing! The service was also really good and it has a really good atmosphere about it!

Thank lexicsmith3
Reviewed 1 week ago

I heard dreamland was the place to go for Birmingham barbeque. Server was incredibly rude, ticket time was way too long for how slow the restaurant was and at the end of the day barbeque was simply underwhelming. I'll go to Saw's for my Birmingham...More

Thank Gabriel F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Down in Birmingham for track nationals. Looking for some good bbq & this place was recommended. Great big, delicious pulled pork sandwiches with quality slaw & pickle slices on top. Sweet tea was awesome too.

Thank bobschultzdbq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you eat at Dreamland, you get one-of-a-kind ribs with sides fixed just exactly like they should be

Thank J1094VSjohnk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These ribs originated in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where they were originally only offered with white bread, sauce, and beverage. Although later years has generated various sides to compliment the main dish, the ribs are always the main event at Dream Land. The sauce is like no...More

Thank FreddieBraswell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife, grandson and I had lunch at Dreamland in Inverness on Hwy 280. My daughter had said I’d like the wings and boy was she right. We chose the Dream Wings, crispy, smokey wings slathered with the right amount of sauce (choice of mild...More

Thank Panda205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my uncle to Dreamland for ribs. We picked them up got home and they were burned to Death. Horrible. Not being a quitter, went back to get ribs for my mom. Sent them back because I checked them for her before leaving. The new...More

Thank Jazzmine J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was brought here as guest in town to small local cuisine. It is a large open space with a bit of noise so don't try it for "quiet dining". That said, the ribs I had were excellent and 6 were plenty for one person. Had...More

Thank danearle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brought 10 high school students here. Great barbecue and sweet tea. Good fried okra. Our waitress was fantastic, handled our group easily. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Meby C
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22 April 2017|
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Response from dgbg100106 | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant and ask them. but I would guess that the smokes meats are gluten free, since they Ares just rubbed not coated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1427 14th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-5416
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-933-2133
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