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Blue Plate Cafe

3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
+1 256-533-8808
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pancakes” (22 reviews)
“apple cobbler” (5 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3210 Governors Dr SW, Huntsville, AL 35805-3632
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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

Thank loopev
Reviewed 3 days ago 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 1 week ago 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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

FOUND IT!!!! Just enjoyed a scrumptious dinner at the Blue Plate Cafe. Portions more than adequate and all was very tasty. Prices were a little off on TripAdvisor (Blue Plate Special was actually $9.59), but still very reasonable for what you received- taking half of...More

Thank Gloria T
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Wow. What a treat. Their Cocoa Biscuits are wonderful. I had never had one before and they are great (biscuit with a scoop of butter and covered with made-from-scratch chocolate sauce. Great hidden gem of a restaurant.

Thank Teri E
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Uniformly one of the best breakfasts in Huntsville -- or pretty much anywhere else. Excellent menu, superb service, pleasant, helpful employees. Highly recommended!!

Thank navy5717th
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Blue Plate has been around Huntsville for a long time. It's homecooked, southern comfort food at its best. Usually on the weekends for breakfast they have a line but otherdays of the week breakfast and lunch are doable without a wait. The waiters/waitresses are personable....More

Thank FlossieSage
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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