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Big Time Diner

) #18 of 541 Restaurants in Mobile ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American,
4936 Cottage Hill Rd, Mobile, AL 36601
+1 251-666-2141
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turnip greens” (10 reviews)
“fried fish” (8 reviews)
“field peas” (4 reviews)
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American, Diner
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4936 Cottage Hill Rd, Mobile, AL 36601
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for good diner food, this is the place. The portions are large and full of flavor. Lots of variety. The cobbler is really good. Special thanks to Faith for keeping our glasses of sweet tea full.

Thank FSUfaninWA
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to eat! The menu had something for everyone. In fact, it was hard to choose what to get. The service is quick and the price is reasonable. Highly recommend.

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Classic diner atmosphere. Great customer service. BIG portions, so be prepared. The green beans are a MUST. Cheap prices for a lot of food. Blue plate specials are a great deal.

1  Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Always a great experience at Big Time Diner. The staff is incredibly helpful and eager to make everyone's lunch the best it can be. The food is always fresh and cooked perfectly. My favorite has always been the Blue Plate Special and I get the...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is where the locals go. We love it here. All of the food is prepared fresh. Our favorite a blue plate special. The best greens, cornbread dressing, and fried okra.

1  Thank smmjohnson2
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I am from Florida and I took a relative to Big Time Dinner because she liked going here. The inside is not fancy but the food is excellent. I ordered grilled chicken, turnip greens, mashed potatoes and a salad for $9.75. Our waitress was Makenzie....More

1  Thank Russell34550
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic shrimp poboy👍🏻, but of course everything is fantastic!! Sometimes there is a wait, but well worth it.

Thank Nana9752
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Comfortable family friendly 50's decor serving Southern comfort food. If you go at lunch, you will most likely have to wait a bit. The food is excellent; the service is fast and friendly. Sweet tea is excellent. I can recommend the philly cheese steak on...More

1  Thank patriciapL6130RK
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

You have a great assortment of foods to choose from. I had the seafood gumbo and it was very good but the temperature was no hot enough.. had grilled shrimp, excellent. Turnip greens were excellent and salad was large but only ok. Service was excellent-...More

1  Thank Kwajkid007
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good diner food, in a fun diner atmosphere. It isn't fast food, so prepare yourself to sit down, talk and relax during your meal. I ate too much, but that's what you do in a diner!

Thank bglenn82
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
10:45 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4936 Cottage Hill Rd, Mobile, AL 36601
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-666-2141
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