John's City Diner

Row 1

112 Richard Arrington Jr Blvd N
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 322-6014
American, Diner
$ $
Mon–Thu: 11:00 AM–9:00 PM Fri: 11:00 AM–9:30 PM Sat: 5:00 PM–9:30 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Always a great place to take out guests visiting from out of town.
  • Donna is the bomb diggity!! Say her name (ask for her)!
  • Chicken & Waffles devine
  • Mealoaf and white chocolate bread pudding !!
  • 12 craft beers on draft with 6 from Alabama.
  • Three Little Pigs Mac and Cheese is the Best
  • Three little pigs! Just wish it existed in Nashville. Kraft who?
  • Classic standbys are Mac and cheese or Chicken and Waffles Before you make a final decision, wait to hear about the daily specials - usually made a local ingredients!
  • Chicken and waffle.
  • Chicken and waffle!
  • The special bacon is some of the best bacon I've had
  • Its easy to see why this Birmingham joint is famous for its mac and cheesethe Three Little Pigs is laced with prosciutto and local bacon, then topped with pulled pork and fried onions.
  • The Parmesean crusted trout was awesome! For the appetizer we tried the Fancy bacon which did not disappoint! Definitely try it when you are there!
  • Pleasant little gastro spot. Nice local beer selection, good wines and service. Had the Crispy Duck, which was cooked properly (for a leg quarter) although the Soy glaze was a bit salty for my taste.
  • Mac and cheese ... and turkey club were excellent .. and more than we could eat ...
  • Chicken and Waffles
  • Awesome food! Can't beat the chicken and waffles!
  • CHICKEN. AND. WAFFLES. (Get the bacon supplement)
  • We had a reservation, waited "cause they were so slammed." Several servers, not waiting on tables, and still we were not seated. 15 minutes later, we left.
  • Give the Three Little Pigs a shot if you're looking for some fancy mac and cheese.