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Giuseppe's Cafe

925 8th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205-4531
+1 205-324-2626
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“calzone” (15 reviews)
“cheese bread” (5 reviews)
“ziti” (2 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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925 8th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205-4531
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place...and so does the rest of Birmingham, it seemed. We arrived well after the typical dinner time and there was a 45 minute wait. But we waited and we're glad we did! I got the baked ziti and my husband got the...More

Thank pangy8686
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We were able to get there without getting on the interstate from our hotel near UAB at rush hour. We got there at 6 pm and were able to pick a table. There was a wait by the time we left. Traditional Italian choices. Old...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Made quick accommodations for a table of 7. Calzone was huge and amazing! Filled exactly how I ordered it. Everyone, all 7, were pleased. Don’t overlook this place.

Thank Dena R
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We wanted Italian and this place had excellent reviews so we decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed! The food was exceptional and we weren't broke when we left. It's off of the beaten path but worth the trip!

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Stopped in with a coworker after a long day. Split a bottle of wine and went to town on some chicken and broccoli with alfredo sauce.

Thank Jack B
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

This Cafe seriously has the BEST lasagna I’ve ever had! I have young children, and they even like the pastas and pizzas! Small on the inside; call and make reservations!

Thank Erin D
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch very quaint & everything was delicious. Don’t let the outside fool you the inside smellls like heaven. Must try. Very affordable $$

Thank Smothergoose
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch, ordered the Lasagna, Chicken Florentine, and baked feta appetizer. My favorite was the baked feta. Food came out hot and fresh. I expected more seasoning but I love garlic more than most so it was a little bland to me but still...More

Thank Peve12
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Great little Italian food cafe. The whole place seats about 45 so come early or you may have to wait but it will be worth it. If you you want calzone then you won’t leave hungry. Great food and great service. A local gem.

Thank jeffj5506
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Lovely Italian restaurant with authentic food. Just ask for extra Garlic to make everything even more authentic!! Lol. We were there last week to celebrate a birthday and the staff were incredibly kind and polite. Thanks, Nancy.

1  Thank Nancy K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 8th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205-4531
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-324-2626
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