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Satterfield's Restaurant

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American, Contemporary
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3161 Cahaba Heights Rd, Birmingham, AL 35243 (Briarwood Road)
+1 205-969-9690
16:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Decatur, Alabama
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180 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2015

Drove down with the family to meet our college age son in Birmingham. We are slowly working our way through the top rated restaurants around the town. This time we chose Satterfield's. It is off the beaten path, but we had no trouble getting there using our map app. Valet parking is encouraged since there aren't many parking places. That... More 

1 Thank Vernon H
Birmingham, Alabama
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Fantastic dinner and the service was impeccable! We allowed our server to guide all of our choices and dinner was fantastic!

Thank g2m2015
Durham, North Carolina
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74 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Excellent meal, service and entertainment. No not a band, watching the chefs do their thing right in front of you. Steak was a perfect medium rare as requested. Coddled egg appetizer as suggested by the server was great as well. Server was helpful with suggestions of wine pairings as well. Beinget's with apple for desert was also superb. Great meal... More 

1 Thank Orange_Products
Birmingham, Alabama
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

My wife and i spent her Birthday evening having a wonderful dinner at Satterfield's in Cahaba Heights. The service was excellent as was the food. Definitely one of the best in all of Birmingham. Highly recommend you try it.

Thank SeymourIII
Birmingham, Alabama
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

Becky Satterfield and her staff provide patrons with perfectly prepared and artistically arranged premium entree choices that change daily in a very calm and quaint environment. In my opinion, the food ranks right there with that of the downtown restaurants tied to Bham's most renowned chef (absolutely no disrespect intended - an amazing chef and restaurateur). Satterfield's has nice wines... More 

Thank Doug B
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

We stopped by on the eve of the Iron Bowl after checking into our hotel. We arrived before the restaurant opened but were welcomed into the bar. The décor was nice and the service was outstanding. It had been a long day for us to we simply had a few drinks and appetizers at the bar. The oysters were really... More 

Thank Kevin S
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This was my first (but certainly not my last) visit to Satterfields. The knowledgable and delightful team of DeLois and Jennifer offered great suggestions and delivered outstanding service. Jennifer's recommendations were perfect from the appetizers all the way through to the delicious house-made desserts. The Coddled egg was simply amazing and perfectly prepared. The Venison Osso Bucco was out of... More 

1 Thank Amanda D
Emerald Coast Florida
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2014

I selected Satterfields for a business dinner due to other excellent reviews and local's feedback. We were not dissapointed. They called in advance to verify our reservation, our waiter was attentive without being constantly present (Wish I could remember his name), Our food was cooked to perfection with great flavors. Grouper for my guests, and the Tomahawk Porkchop for me.... More 

2 Thank Bchtravlr
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2014

This was our second time dining at Satterfield's. The first time we ate at the bar where the chefs cook in front of you. I made a reservation this time and noted we were celebrating our 5th anniversary and would love to sit there again. When we arrived they sat us right away at the chef bar. They gave us... More 

1 Thank mjdc0919
Kennett, Missouri
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333 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2014

It's sad to see such a wonderful restaurant - in the past - decline so much in so little time. Yes, the chef that pushed them to the brink of excellence is gone. Where? They would not say. The new chef lacks the ability to offer imaginative offerings. Yes, the tuna was very good. But I would eat Tuna raw... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 50
American, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3161 Cahaba Heights Rd, Birmingham, AL 35243
    (Briarwood Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-969-9690
Located in the heart of Cahaba Heights, Satterfield's offers the freshest and best ingredients, a friendly and knowledgeable staff, and an elegant ambiance-ensuring each guest has a memorable experience. Pastry Chef Becky Satterfield opened the restaurant in 2005 with the idea that fine dining doesn't have to be pretentious, but rather should be relaxing for each guest with every possible detail attended.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?