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If you want to celebrate July 4th with a delicious meal, you’ve come to the right place. These seven Birmingham restaurants still have open reservations throughout the day for brunch, lunch, or dinner. Enjoy a tasty meal and glass of wine before heading out to watch the city’s big fireworks show!

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grill

Neighborhood: Mountain Brook

Celebrate Independence Day with a delicious steak dinner. Perry’s is known for its signature steaks drenched in Perry’s steak butter and seasonings, but don’t sleep on the seafood options like Chargrilled Salmon or Sweet and Spicy Sesame Ahi Tuna. Pair the meal with one of Perry’s signature cocktails or its vast wine options. Make your reservation here.

Perry's Steakhouse pork chop on plate with glass of red wine
Perry’s is famous for its delicious signature pork chop! Image: Facebook

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

Neighborhood: Hoover

If you’d like to start July 4th with a satisfying brunch, Firebirds is a fantastic option. Their brunch menu includes drool-worthy favorites like the steak and egg bowl, grilled salmon benedict, or baked French toast. They’ve also got killer lunch and dinner menus, as well as craft cocktails to complement any meal. Make your reservation here.

Seared tuna and spinach salad
Firebirds’ Seared Tuna Superfood Salad includes sushi-grade tuna, ancient grains, cucumbers, avocado, grilled corn, edamame, radishes, and avocado-lime dressing. Image: Facebook

The Yard

Neighborhood: Downtown

Step inside The Elyton Hotel for a decadent celebratory meal at The Yard. This is a great option if you’ve got out-of-towners joining you for the holiday, as it sits right in the heart of Downtown on the “heaviest corner on Earth.” Their menu is vast and impressive, with brunch, lunch, and dinner specials as well as can’t-skip desserts. Once you’ve finished your meal, head upstairs to the rooftop bar, Moon Shine, for sips and views. Make your reservation here.

Chicken on a bed of mashed potatoes with glasses of wine
The Yard at The Elyton Hotel in Downtown Birmingham is a wonderful spot to take out-of-town guests. Image: Facebook

North Italia

Neighborhood: Mountain Brook at The Summit

There’s never a wrong time for pasta, and North Italia at The Summit is an ideal spot to enjoy a bowl and celebrate the holiday. The menu consists of a selection of fresh pasta, including classic favorites like bolognese and spaghetti and meatballs. You can also find more unique options like squid ink tonnarelli. If pasta isn’t your thing, go for one of their tasty pizzas, a chef’s board of cheese and meat, or the must-try chicken parmesan. Make your reservation here.

Mozarella pizza, pizza with arugula and pasta in red sauce
Celebrate Independence Day with delicious pasta and pizza at North Italia! Image: Facebook

Seasons 52

Neighborhood: Mountain Brook at The Summit

Seasons 52 is a Birmingham favorite for celebrations of all sorts, and the Fourth of July is no exception. Kick off your meal with one of Season’s 52 signature flatbreads or the lump crab cake, followed by pork chop, scallops, rainbow trout, or wood-grilled filet mignon. They also serve a great lunch menu and daily happy hour specials from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Make your reservation here.

Flatbread with corn and bacon on wooden plate.
Seasons 52 signature flatbreads are the perfect appetizer. Image: Facebook

CharBar No. 7

Neighborhood: Mountain Brook

This is the perfect spot for a family-friendly July 4th outing. CharBar’s menu caters to everyone, with tons of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and entrée options. There’s also a kid’s menu for the little ones and a selection of wine, beer, and cocktails for the adults. Make your reservation here.

Selection of bar food including wings, dips, quesadillas and pretzels
CharBar No. 7 is the perfect spot for the whole family! Image: Facebook

Village Tavern

Neighborhood: Mountain Brook at The Summit

Village Tavern never disappoints. The extensive menu includes everything from street tacos and pizzas to pasta, filet mignon, and a meatloaf lunch special. If you’re in the mood for something lighter, consider one of the delicious entrée salads. Make your reservation here.

Steak and asparagus on Village Tavern plate
Village Tavern is the ideal spot for a hearty steak dinner. Image: The Summit


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Bailey is the StyleBlueprint Marketing Manager. She loves a good meal and glass of wine with great friends... or a reality TV binge with her cat, Luna.