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Demetris Bar-B-Q

1901 28th Ave S, Homewood, AL 35209-2682
+1 205-871-1581
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Barbecue
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1901 28th Ave S, Homewood, AL 35209-2682
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Good food but nasty floors. Go look how they take care of the restroom and imagine how the kitchen looks. Fatty ham in the omelette, didn’t take time to trim the fat off. Lazy. Go to Salem’s Diner nearby. Much better. Better service too. They...More

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The food was great, quick service, friendly staff. The desserts must be awesome, because all had sold out for the day. Mext time, earlier so I can try the homemade lemon meringue pie!

Thank Greg O
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We were in the mood for BBQ and were not disappointed with Demetris! While those that had the pork bbq sandwich and the hamburger steak, gravy and onions raved about their meals, all my husband and I can say is BRISKET!!! He got the sandwich...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The review before mine is not for this restaurant. Demetri’s does not serve Italian. However, they serve good BBQ, breakfast, burgers, and plate lunches. I used to eat here decades ago during high school. I used to grab breakfast in the morning or bbq later...More

Thank DanaLfromKY
Reviewed 5 September 2017

While moving in our daughter, we divided ranks and one went to get food. My husband came back with a variety of classic Italian dishes. There were very nice sized portions, so we were able to all try them. Wonderful salad! Great lasagna, chicken parm,...More

1  Thank sjdmc
Reviewed 28 August 2017

When I am in Homewood (ten to twelve times a year) Demetris is my go to place for a good filling breakfast at a reasonable price. The place is in downtown Homewood and rather small but I have never had to wait for a table...More

Thank Hank_In_AL
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I love barbequed pork as much as the next old fat guy, but I go here for the chicken. With chicken, it’s hard to get both moist meat and crispy skin. Usually there’s a tradeoff involved, a sacrifice of one for the other. Demetri’s gets...More

Thank Morris_Avenue
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

If in the area this place is worth the stop, excellent bbq everything, the slaw is different but in a good way. You will not be disappointed

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Have frequented here over time but had not been by for over 15 years. The owner, Sam, is very attentive and personable. You're waited on quickly and your food comes out quickly. Got 2 regular inside Barbeque sandwiches and 2 peach fried pies to go....More

Thank patricia b
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Found this little gem while trying to find something good and quick. It beat my expectations. The brisket el rancho was awesome!!

Thank cbmwitty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 28th Ave S, Homewood, AL 35209-2682
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Homewood
  • Phone Number: +1 205-871-1581
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