Urban Standard

Coffee, Tea, Salad

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


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Urban Standard

First impressions are lasting. It is a quaint and cozy place. I loved the atmosphere but all that was tainted by the terrible service that I received at the counter. Saturday around noon. The young lady did not smile when taking my order, she handed me my bag without thanking me or saying a word. She just handed me the bag and turned away. So I waited, she saw me waiting but did not acknowledge to find out what I needed. So I just spoke up and asked where I could get...read full review

The cuisine here isn't a culinary masterpiece but for a large coffee shop with a sizable menu they have stuff that I just love to order. Solid breakfast menu, even better lunch menu and a cool enough downtown/urban vibe where you can sit with a computer and work for hours. For the Vegans out there, they have multiple options for plant based/Vegans on both menus.

Neither the food nor the coffee were memorable, which isn't to say that they weren't good: it's just that, after a few days, I could no longer remember them. The same thing happens with my coworkers' names, so it's really not a big deal. What matters most is that the friendly hipster vibe here is just what you would want it to be if you were friendly and hip-- which, of course, you are.

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Monday 7AM - 6PM
Tuesday 7AM - 6PM
Wednesday 7AM - 6PM
Thursday 7AM - 6PM
Friday 7AM - 6PM
Saturday 8AM - 6PM
Sunday Closed

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