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Golden Rule Barbecue-irondale

2508 Crestwood Blvd, Irondale, AL 35210-2043
+1 205-956-2678
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked beans” (8 reviews)
“ribs” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2508 Crestwood Blvd, Irondale, AL 35210-2043
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice smoke to the tender and flavorful chopped pork sandwich. The sauce is tomato based, rather than vinegar. The coleslaw is a sweet and sour vinegar based salad. Baked beans are sweet with a hint of cinnamon. The lemon icebox pie has vanilla cookie crust...More

Thank DrPezz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by tonight (Monday FEB 12)to eat steak dinner. Meal was pretty average.Went to the bathroom as I had a pain block for my back and was traveling the shortest distance. Coming back to my table my older blond waitress goes off on me. Never...More

Thank rulistening2016
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Hubs and I stopped in at the Golden Rule Barbeque-Irondale just for their great BBQ and weren't disappointed! I had the Pork BBQ sandwich with cole slaw. The sandwich was great but I prefer creamy cole slaw with mayo and this is just vinegar so...More

Thank Diana H
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is clean and the staff is friendly and attentive. The barbecue sandwich is a generous size. The Brunswick stew was very good.

Thank cbfield
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I think I'd ask Golden Rule BBQ to marry me if I could. It's the one place I always have to visit when I'm in Birmingham. It is true southern BBQ and hospitality at it's best. You can't go wrong with the ribs and chopped...More

Thank mymagicmtn
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Great tasting BBQ, slaw, beans and fries. Good old AL BBQ - a family tradition in these parts ! Eat in or take out.

Thank morsebernardk
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very popular BBQ restaurant for many years. Sliced and chopped pork are OK. Slaw is vinegar-based and not sweet.

Thank Avery S
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Not so wonderful. We have had a whole lot better BBQ before. The meat was dry, the sauce was not my favorite but the sides were good. We had baked beans, potato salad and fried okra and all of them were good. The variety platter...More

Thank Janice W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great BBQ! Great hamburgers! The onion rings are awesome... not to mention the banana pudding... this is a must for us when we visit Birmingham!

Thank kwstarke
Reviewed 9 April 2017

One of the best hamburger steaks you will ever eat !! Also have great BBQ and good fries for the money !! It didn't take very long to get the food and it is right off the interstate. For the food and the price it...More

Thank Teresa E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2508 Crestwood Blvd, Irondale, AL 35210-2043
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Irondale
  • Phone Number: +1 205-956-2678
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