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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Catering, Cafe, Cakes, open 10-4 Mon-Sat., served quiche, crepes, salads, sandwiches, baked goods
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch
American, French
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

We were a group of 7. Seating was almost immediate even though the restaurant was nearly filled. Service was very friendly, knowledgeable, and quick. Food was very good. We all had different choices and enjoyed them all. Their 3 piece meal was particularly enjoyable and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rwellstoo
Reviewed October 16, 2018

My niece chose Olexa's for her birthday lunch and we made reservations. On this particular Saturday, there were several large groups there celebrating various occasions. They had encouraged us to order in advance from a limited menu in order to cut our wait time; but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jenny W
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We ordered from the take-out catering menu for my husband’s retirement brunch. We also ordered 3 cakes- vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry. All the food was delicious! Emily was very friendly and so helpful as we made plans. The whole process was positive!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jpatty515
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to Olexa’s several times to celebrate a special birthday and the food has always been outstanding and the service excellent. This past visit did not disappoint except for one thing. In the past I’ve ordered their sampler appetizer which comes with small scoops...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank spruitt1225
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Took a group of 9 here mostly all from out if town. Service was pretty quick but not on water refills. Think they forgot our table bc saw them refilling at other tables. All liked what they ordered. Reasonable and they loved the cake that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Olexa's is a real jewel in the Mountain Brook/Birmingham area. We had a fabulous Bridal Luncheon this past Friday, June 8th, for 18 guests. My daughter, her bridesmaids, family, and friends had a fabulous time in the quaint and cozy little cafe. Our server, Lauren,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank LNHfromMobile
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

My daughter treated the ladies in our family to lunch on the Saturday before Mother’s Day. It was super crowded with people having baby showers, birthday parties and annual brunches. We checked in at the hostess desk and were told they would call us in...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Bee B
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

i was told this is a good place for “ladies lunch”. my 98 year old friend and i enjoyed a meal and the very sweet decor. the tomato basil soup was excellent as was the quiche lorraine. the cookies are huge.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Lisa O
Reviewed January 24, 2018

The French patio atmosphere is really cute. My waitress was very nice, friendly and well informed on the menu and specials. The Chardonnay salad and Turkey Crunch Pannini were amazing. I also purchased a slice of strawberry cake, and three cupcakes, to go. The frosting...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ttanner32808
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Delicious salads and entrees. Vanilla cake with white icing is unbeatable! The salad with chicken salad and candied walnuts is wonderful as well as the Chardonnay salad. Seafood crepes are great also. Generous portions. You won’t go away hungry. Sometimes friends split a piece of...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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