The best part of restaurants in Tuscaloosa is that so many are locally owned and use locally grown products. Listed below are the top places to find the best breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert. Enjoy some of the greatest restaurants in town, including some that were born and raised in Tuscaloosa!

Breakfast

Start your day off right by visiting one of these T-Town breakfast places! Located not too far from campus, these restaurants offer the definition of southern hospitality and comfort food. Check out our First-Year Favorite, voted by current UA students!

First Year Favorite for Breakfast and Coffee/Tea

Heritage House – Enjoy a cup of coffee and a homemade sweet treat at this cozy coffee house with 3 locations.

Lunch

Looking for lunch? T-Town has a variety of options for every food craving, some of which are only found here! Check out our First-Year Favorite, voted by current UA students!

First Year Favorite for Lunch

Taco Mama – The best tacos around, right in the middle of downtown Tuscaloosa.

Dinner

Some of the best lunch places in Tuscaloosa also serve dinner. Check out our First-Year Favorite, voted by current UA students!

First Year Favorite for Dinner

Dreamland BBQ – The original location of the best BBQ in the South.

Dessert

Craving something sweet? T-Town is home to incredible local bakeries and frozen treat shops. Check out our First-Year Favorite, voted by current UA students!

First Year Favorite for Dessert

Baked Bear – Home of gourmet ice cream sandwiches, made just the way you want it!