Urban Standard

  Urban Standard has been a pioneer for the craft coffee culture in Birmingham since it opened it’s doors in 2007.  Since it’s opening most of the decor is left unchanged, a statement that proves vintage flair rarely goes out of style. Urban started as a showcase for the art of Tomek Wrzesien, and you immediately […]

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Dos Hermanos Taco Truck

Birmingham’s street vendor scene has finally been kicking in to gear with the addition of several food trucks. Dos Hermanos Taco Truck  has been a consistent weekday lunch staple in North side.  Located at the parking lot of a gas station on the corner of 1st Avenue North and 14th Street, the Taco Truck is […]

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Little Donkey: Tex-Mex Meets BBQ

I’ve passed by Little Donkey with little interest when getting coffee at Octane until a friend of mine recommended their lunch menu. Who the hell cares about donkeys anyway. And why would you ever want to go into a restaurant that has ‘Little’ in it’s name. I like my portions. It was near lunch time […]

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