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Blue Plate Cafe

3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
+1 256-533-8808
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (22 reviews)
“apple cobbler” (5 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'd eaten here before, and while the food was nothing to write home about, I wouldn't dream of leaving a bad review. But this time I was with a group of people for breakfast, and everybody got their orders in a timely fashion. But not...More

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When it first opened it was the go to place. They changed their supplier is the only thing I can think of that caused the changed in the quality of food. Really disappointed in the last few visits. Service is usually good but can be...More

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Use to be good. Went into restaurant, not busy but had dirty dishes on many tables. Could not get any one to seat us so took seat at counter. Peoples food was on waiting area for over 10 minutes, yuk, cold food. Food was poor....More

1  Thank Walter K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based on the popular reviews at Trip Advisor, my wife and I stopped in at the Blue Plate Cafe the week before Christmas. We were ready to dig deep, since most all of the reviews on this cafe were positive. I ordered the Fried Chicken...More

1  Thank Jeff L L
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Always fresh, good food with great portions. We eat there for lunch often. Servers are always nice and friendly.

Thank loopev
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

The hash brown casserole and peach cobbler was so good. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. Would definitely recommend.

Thank TheChurchwells
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Meatloaf, hash brown casserole, chicken & dumplings, coleslaw, baked beans, and strawberry cobbler were great! Heck...everything we had was good. Swrvice was prompt and friendly, our server even offered some Tea to go!

Thank lshs91
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We were in huntsville for the day, and were looking for something different from the typical places to eat. We only had an hour until we had to leave to make a previous appointment. Mary, our waitress was super friendly, and we had our food...More

Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great home cooked meat and vegetables. Excellent breakfast also. Very fast service. Good prices also.

Thank planejanekw2
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I eat at both locations frequently. The one on Governor's Drive is where the local politicians and leaders come for breakfast. Great food, fast service, casual. Home cooking southern style.

Thank Greg T
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11 June 2017|
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Response from jzille | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but all the food is freshly done and served right away so I sincerely doubt it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: +1 256-533-8808
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