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Niki's West Steak & Seafood

233 Finley Ave W, Birmingham, AL 35204-1074
+1 205-252-5751
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“cornbread” (18 reviews)
“greek chicken” (11 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
233 Finley Ave W, Birmingham, AL 35204-1074
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As far as old walk through cafeteria style restaurants go, Nikki's West is one that has stood the test of time. We try to stop for a meal when we are in the Birmingham area. It consistently impresses with whatever your order. The place is...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best meat and three or four ever. Everything was excellent. I will drive a long way for this food. Never had better

Thank Mr G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here at least once a month for lunch My husband frequents a bit more. I try to eat more veggies, so this is my place of choice. Customer service is good, I do recommended visiting after the lunch crowd as it can get...More

Thank DrP1102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cafeteria. I think the name is misleading. The food was standard. Nothing fancy. Nothing special. Not even good southern style in my opinion.

Thank Agingwell711
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live just over 100 miles away, but I have a family member here, so we eat here whenever possible for lunch. The restaurant is close to the farmers' market, so the vegetables are fresh. The choices are too many to list...usually 8-10 meats and...More

Thank dantemike1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For many years we have made Niki's a regular stop for lunch when we visit in Birmingham. You need to arrive early to avoid long lines and to know what you want. There's no holding up the line behind you while you decide what to...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 12 August 2017

It seemed like my lunch cafeteria setting in the 70's but it is very popular and very reasonable. Take the whole family and check it out.

Thank williambF9452UH
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a cafeteria with fresh food. They staff push you through and do not give you time to look and decide what you want. It is especially not handicapped friendly or convient. After years of coming here I am not sure that we will...More

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Niki's West has been around for many years. It is cafeteria style with a large selection of food to pick from. The food is very good at reasonable prices. Just about anyone should be able to find things to eat that fit their tastes. There...More

Thank Dayle D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We've been here a few times and it's always great. The staff are always friendly and helpful. We'll be back.

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Lynette D. J
14 September 2016|
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Response from james s | Reviewed this property |
Call em
8 August 2016|
Response from Markie1929 | Reviewed this property |
Huh? I don't work at Niki's I wrote a review about it
10 April 2016|
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Response from lsdean | Reviewed this property |
Basically a meat and 3 Southern restaurant that cooks in the Southern style.....lots of animal fat I suspect.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 Finley Ave W, Birmingham, AL 35204-1074
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-252-5751
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