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Purple Onion

1550 Montgomery Hwy Ste P, Hoover, AL 35216-4580
+1 205-822-7322
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good26%
  • Average26%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible5%
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“gyros” (6 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
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1550 Montgomery Hwy Ste P, Hoover, AL 35216-4580
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

I've only been to only other Greek restaurant before but for the price I thought this was very good. It had a good atmosphere and good prices. I got a chicken kabob and it was more than I could eat fresh and fast, great food.

Thank HollieP32
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I love Mediterranean food and this doesn't come close. It's really American fare, greasy, fried and not good quality.

Thank J7779YTlisah
Reviewed 3 June 2017

good gyro...but expected a healthier choice of foods. very nice people ... dont like just one refill on the drink...

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I stopped for lunch and ordered the cheapest thing I could - the lunch Gyro special for 9.95. It comes with a small Gyro wrap cut into two pieces, good portion of seasoned fries and a drink. It was enough to fill me up. They...More

Thank Toby F
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I went to lunch with a friend at the Purple Onion in Pelham, AL. We ordered Chicken in a Sack and Hommos Dip. The chicken wrap was absolutely delicious and the hommos dip served with pita chips was fantastic. I like it so much that...More

Thank Stoppandthink
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The food was delicious as I remembered it to be! Particularly the dressing that was on my salad. The grilled chicken could have used a bit more spice (salt perhaps). Overall, very good meal.

Thank Knique S
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

After the corobbers fiasco, we walked across the parking lot to the Purple Onion. Dad and Mary had burgers which they said were delicious. My wife had a cheese omlette which she loved. "Tasted home made, but I didn't have to make it. She gave...More

Thank Ricky D
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Went here Saturday night after the Iron Bowl and the quality of this place has dropped precipitously. I doubt we will ever go back. Started with the slowness of the ordering process. Took forever to order and the food was so slow to come out...More

Thank CardioDoc70
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The only way I can describe the Purple Onion is this: A 1980's American Diner had a three way affair with a Gyro street vendor and a Rolly Polly sandwiches while a McAllisters and a Red Lobster watched. Their menu consists of gyros (sort of,...More

Thank MC_Bowlin
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We were so excited to try this place (finally) on our Father's Day outing to Birmingham. We all ordered the special that includes a drink, fries and Gyro. I have a problem when my husband and I order the same thing, pay the same price,...More

Thank dd65stang
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1550 Montgomery Hwy Ste P, Hoover, AL 35216-4580
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: +1 205-822-7322
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