$$$ • Southern

2013 2nd Ave N, Birmingham
(205) 438-7000


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Reviews for Helen

I finally scored a reservation here, or so I thought. Checked in at the front desk and then realized I made it for 4 weeks in the future. ? Luckily they had a free table and sat us at a well spaced two top. Our server, Tessa, promptly greeted us and walked us through the menu. The first round of cocktails were great. We led the meal with tomato pie, smoked grouper tartines, and burata peach salad. Each one outstanding, but a special note to the peach vinegar on the burata - simply...read full review
At Helen, creativity abounds. I’ve posted here a photo of their summer temperance drinks, accompanied by Helen’s otherworldly “angel biscuits”. Both are highly recommended. This is our second visit in as many months, and the menu is ever-evolving. Plates are easily shared family style, which is also something we’d recommend as you’ll want to try everything that is set down at the table.Incredibly kind and knowledgeable waitstaff, bartenders and hosts. This is now our...read full review
By far the best meal we have ever had. We got the corn ribs, squash au gratin, kale salad, and filet. Everything was amazing and just the right amount to feed 2 people. The house punch cocktail is also the BEST. So good we had 4 of them!! Will definitely come back here whenever I’m Birmingham. Be willing to drop a few hundred dollars (even for 2 people), but it is well worth it. Also.. Seth was an absolute dream as a server! Knew the menu, was willing to talk to us about everything,...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 11AM - 1:30PM
5 - 9PM
Wednesday 5 - 9PM
11AM - 1:30PM
Thursday 11AM - 1:30PM
5 - 9PM
Friday 11AM - 1:30PM
5 - 10PM
Saturday 5 - 10PM
Sunday Closed