But be sure to stick around during the fall to grab some of their delicious Great Pumpkin sorbet.
Steel City Pops is Birmingham's gourmet popsicle store.
Open 24 / 7, you can always count on Al's for some delicious Mediterranean-American food (be sure to try the Baker! Whoever said Alabama wasn't home to the best BBQ clearly never ate here.
Whether at Saw's BBQ in Homewood, Saw's Soul Kitchen in Avondale, or Saw's Juke Joint in Crestline, your whole world is about to change.
Other venues to check out include Workplay, BJCC, Boutwell Auditorium, and the Forge. This cool venue showcases comedians, spoken word poets, well-known indie bands, and local performers, as well as the best vegan food in Birmingham.
Last June, comedian Rob Delaney praised Bottletree in a tweet, saying, "No offense other venues but I think I'm gonna marry @Bottletree Cafe in Birmingham. Located in Five Points and next to UAB, Al's is another beloved local treasure.
With various locations throughout the city, it's the best place to indulge on handmade, all-natural popsicles and show your love for the city.
Run the marathon or the half marathon and get some free beer and massages. Come out and cheer your fellow citizens on- and discover some beautiful parts of Birmingham you haven't seen before.Hot and Hot Fish Club is home to the world-renowned chef Chris Hastings, famous for beating Bobby Flay in Iron Chef America (yes, really).Other award winners include Highlands Bar and Grill (featured above), Gianmarco's Restaurant, Avo, Ocean, Bottega, and more!Furnaces were dangerous back in the day, and there are a bunch of ghost stories surrounding the site, making it one of the most haunted structures in town.Birmingham was at the center of the Civil Rights Movement, and its history is riddled with stories of triumph and stories of deep discrimination and violence.