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Waysider

1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
+1 205-345-8239
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“biscuits” (66 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“ham” (9 reviews)
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1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

The Waysider is one of the oldest restaurants in Tuscaloosa. There are only 16 tables in the restaurant. The biscuits are light and fluffy and plentiful. Service is always good. The menu is full of Southern favorites. The wait for a table is well worth...More

Thank Mfmjla
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Ate breakfast many times at this quaint, small restaurant. Excellent menu choices. Always a wait because it is popular and close to University of Alabama. Friendly staff. A little pricey but worth it. Parking is limited and need to park in the back.

Thank BijonV
Reviewed 10 May 2016

The breakfast or lunch spot if you are a bama fan. They serve breakfast thru lunch which I love on weekends. It was a treat 30 years ago when I was in school and still great. See what a southern meal is all about.

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Red Eye Gravy! Who does that anymore. This is the quintessential southern breakfast. The pancakes are perfect, as are the eggs made to order. The biscuits are legendary. Six am. And the waitresses are friendly and seem genuinely glad to see you. I love the...More

Thank Chickelbuck
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Hearty breakfast in a small, quaint house. Be there at opening or you'll have to wait. Great coffee and tasty biscuits to perk you up. Visitors, college students, locals, and football players alike frequent this historic restaurant.

Thank Lynne N
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Love this place . Cute old house . The bacon is flavorful and well done without being dry and brittle or burnt. But the biscuits . Oh my. The are drop biscuits that are light and fluffy like a cloud on top with a nice...More

Thank youngboo
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I have lived in Tuscaloosa for years and finally went to the Waysider to see what the rave is about. The food is good, however the price for an omelet and side of bacon for two people and two cups of coffee was over $30....More

Thank tmiles87
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Came here on the recommendation of a friend for breakfast. It was packed (game day) and we got seated at an awful table near the counter, where everyone walked by and we were wedged in there. Not a great start. There is parking in the...More

Thank Glee47
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Local favorite. Small town restaraunt with great breakfast. Hard to find and harder to park. But worth it once you get in.

Thank Brandon A
Reviewed 20 January 2016

The Waysider is an Iconic restaurant in Tuscaloosa. They serve both lunch and breakfast, but their breakfast is what they do best. Eggs are cooked just like you want. pancakes are delicious and the coffee hot and plentiful. However, the best in my opinion is...More

Thank Wayne H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 02:00
Thursday
17:30 - 02:00
Friday
17:30 - 02:00
Saturday
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-345-8239
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