About Village Tavern Birmingham
Village Tavern is a full service, upscale, casual dining experience. Our extensive menu offers freshly made entrees, such as steaks, seafood, delicious sandwiched and a variety of specialties from the grill, wood fired pizzas and wonderful salads. We have over 90 wines on our extensive wine list have been awarded the Wine Spectators "Award of Excellence."
Hours of Operation:
Sunday Brunch: 10:00am - 3:00pm; Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:00am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Sunday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, 4:00pm - 11:00pm
$30 and under
Live music every Wednesday night 6:30pm.-9:30pm. Friday 10:30pm.-2:00am. Saturday 10:30pm.-2:00am.
We offer complimentary Valet parking.
The Summit offers a Shuttle from anywhere in the Summit that passed by the Village Tavern approximately every 15-20 minutes.
Mary Grace Viado
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch
Village Tavern Birmingham Ratings and Reviews
Village Tavern provides a consistently e ...
Village Tavern provides a consistently excellent lunch experience. I've never had a problem with the food or service. The menu offers a nice variety, and the recipes/presentation are creative without being goofy. On this particular visit we had a conscientious but inexperienced waiter whom I would only rate as "good", but we were seated within 60 seconds of our arrival, so I rated our overall service as "very good."
The food-horrible! We ordered a pimento ...
The food-horrible! We ordered a pimento cheese fondue with vegetables. It was this cheese glop(?) of it all coming up in one spoonful. The cucumbers were so old-they were slimy and hardly resembled any vegetable at all. I ordered the eggs Benedict with sautéed spinach and a tomato and onion mixture with the hollandaise sauce on the side. The sauce was cold, the eggs were cold and the sautéed spinach was this frozen mess made to look like something green. Tomatoes and onion weren't present at all!
Don't waste time or money on this place!!
Although a slow night for restaurants ( ...
Although a slow night for restaurants ( football season) it took quite a while to get our food. We were told there was a " large party " ahead of our order. At any rate, the food was good. The drinks were also good albeit skimpy as if measured by Scrooge himself. We had a Delightful server in Raven. Would return but have several other favorite dining establishments ahead of the line.
Very enjoyable dinner. Loved my filet. T ...
Very enjoyable dinner. Loved my filet. The spicy fried calamari appetizer was divine.
Broccoli side dish was very tasty! Wedge salad enjoyable as well. I would recommend Village Tavern. We did have reservations but I don't believe we HAD to have them.
We often have dinner at the Village Tave ...
We often have dinner at the Village Tavern and heard they had "the best Sunday brunch" in town. We made a reservation and brought friends after church. The service was fine, but we were disappointed in the brunch. I had the Village Tavern Benedict. It would have been excellent if it had been served hot. Instead, it was barely warm and the plate was cold, making it worse. My husband ordered a side of the maple sugar bacon. It came as four strips sealed together - he could not even pull them apart. It was tough like jerky and a challenge to chew. The apple walnut muffinswere tasty, but would have been even better had they been served warm. We'll probably give the brunch another try, but will make sure to convey our concerns beforehand!
I had the "steak and eggs" but my steak ...
I had the "steak and eggs" but my steak was over cooked. Not sure the ratio of egg/hash brown/ steak was quite right for the price. (Way more egg) My wife had the same and her steak was cooked correctly. We'd go back, nothing bad to say but won't be on our regular rotation of dining spots.
My wife and I celebrated our 17th annive ...
My wife and I celebrated our 17th anniversary here. The restaurant is very classy with tall ceilings, dim accent lighting, and the staff dressed in black. The menu was extensive, the prices were reasonable for an upscale restaurant, and our server was perfectly attentive. The food was absolutely scrumptious. We each cleaned our plate and then splurged with the enormous double cheesecake. It was a fantastic evening and I will be going back soon. Thanks!
When my wife booked the reservations, sh ...
When my wife booked the reservations, she noted in comment section that we were out celebrating our seventh/7th wedding anniversary. We chose Village Tavern over Perry's Steakhouse. To say the least, we were very disappointed in our food overall.
Firstly, my Spring Rolls was very good, however, my wife Pimiento Cheese Deviled Eggs came out, the bacon was cold and still had grease on it, yuck! When I brought to my waitress attention, she didn't give, I'm sorry or anything, she suggested getting me more, however, my wife didn't any eggs after that.
Secondly, I ordered the blackened Chicken Alfredo, I've had better from Olive Garden! My wife ordered, a sirloin steak, I know the bottom of the steaks, however, she's had better from Outback, our dinner was such a let down.
Thirdly, we ordered dessert, needless to say, it was the best part of our dinner, The Warm Butter cake, it was delicious.
Our waitress was nice but overall experience was not a good one, and if we return it would only be for the dessert.
I wouldn't recommend to friends.
Love being greeted so warmly upon enteri ...
Love being greeted so warmly upon entering the front door of Village Tavern! We were seated promptly and someone took our beverage order immediately. Our party wanted to talk a while and catch up on our lives and our server was attentive but certainly not pushy. We asked some questions about menu items and got very good advice. Finished off the meal with the Warm Butter Cake that we had heard so much about and it was one of the most amazing desserts I have ever tasted!
We went to celebrate my grandmother's bi ...
We went to celebrate my grandmother's birthday, I however wish that we hadn't. The service was slow, the whole building was hot like there was no AC, and the food was sub-par. We even had to ask for ice for the waters because they didn't have any. The wait staff made it seem like an inconvenience to ask for ketchup to go with French fries. I will never go back to the restaurant, it was truly that disappointing.
Immediate seating, though we were 45 min ...
Immediate seating, though we were 45 minutes early for our reservation. Drinks came out within 5 minutes. Never an issue with drinks staying full. Quesidilla and Nacho appetizers were average, but again, came out quickly. Nachos ran out of chips and the waitress readily brought out more for us to finish off the toppings.
Trout is covered in some type of orange/ginger/soy marmalade the was just "to die" for! Chicken parmessan and fettucinni dishes were so large, it was impossible for them to be finished. Will keep coming back!
We were thankful we had reservations for ...
We were thankful we had reservations for Fathers Day. The restaurant was busy with diners and people waiting to get a table.
Our service was great and our food was delicious! Thank you both, Bethany and Leigh, for helping us enjoy our meal.
The menu is great for families and group ...
The menu is great for families and groups with varying tastes. Most of the food was great although accuracy on meat temp could be a little better - my burger was a little over cooked and another person's prime rib was under cooked. Our server was attentive enough but not particularly friendly and the frown never left his face so that was a bit of a downer. Since our last trip to Village Tavern had been exceptional, I had expectations that just weren't met. To be fair, compared to similar restaurants, I would still recommend Village Tavern over many of them.
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