Urban Standard

Coffee, Tea, Sandwich Shops, Salad

2320 2nd Ave N, Birmingham
(205) 250-8200


Tripadvisor Tripadvisor: 4.5
Google Google: 4.5
Yelp Yelp: 4.5
Facebook Facebook: 4.7
Foursquare Foursquare: 8.8


Reviews for Urban Standard

Emily C.
Urban Standard has the best atmosphere of any coffee shop in town! There is plenty of space and the noise level is low enough to make it the perfect place to get work done! This is my go to coffee shop to study, research or write, but is also perfect to hang out with friends. The coffee is wonderful! I religiously order a vanilla latte! Their food is also really great, and there are plenty of vegetarian/vegan options. They typically have a soup of the day and top notch pastries....read full review
Erica E.
My first stop in Birmingham and a wise choice! Urban Standard was at the top of my list for breakfast and I'm so glad that I came! Upon entry, I loved the chill decor that was in place. Very hipster in its own way and adorned with pieces that continue to catch your eyes as you stroll over to the counter. With a display of yummy pastries and sweets available, I was quick to almost change my mind on the menu but I prevailed. Usually a coffee-fan, I was dealing with a bit...read full review
Eric F.

During the week, US is where the city's elite come to breakfast and meet. On the weekend it is given over to the hipsters -- so pick your poison. The breakfast wrap is very good. Tried a bite of my daughter's grits, they were excellent. Her usual go to this time of day is the grilled cheese with plum dipping sauce.

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Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday Closed


#Salads | #Sandwiches | #Coffee | #Loose Leaf Tea | #Cold Drinks


Caesar Salad$9
Hippie Gumbo$12.1
Vegetarian, gluten-free. A hearty gumbo for the veggie crowd. Loaded with seared tofu, okra and the holy trinity. Served with a heap of brown rice and tabasco.


Served after 11:00 am.
Grilled Cheese$7.5
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