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1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
+1 205-345-8239
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“biscuits” (68 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“ham” (9 reviews)
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1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I reviewed this restaurant last year. It is one of the reasons I love to return to Tuscaloosa. Everything delivered hot and fresh. Top quality ingredients used. Atmosphere pure Crimson Tide. Waitstaff couldn't be more friendly and accommodating. Glad to see the greatness maintained. Complimentary...More

Thank marjude
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast for 2- less than $20. Super great food, excellent, welcoming service and quaint decor. We’ve decided it’s our know go-to breakfast when in T-town!

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great breakfast joint with great food. Very popular and a small dining area so get there early. I had the special, sausage cheese omelette, and it was amazing! The biscuits are "slap yo mama" good.

Thank John L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoyed the Waysider's breakfast on a recent weekend trip back to Tuscaloosa to catch a Bama basketball ball. For over 40 years, the Waysider hasn't disappointed us. Breakfast is delicious! Yes, the place is tight and cramped and the wait can often be long....More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

With all the heavy announcements of friends and colleagues we gave it a try. And we dont get it at all. It is just not special. Yeah it has the nice decoration with football memorabilia but the breakfast we had was just not good. The...More

Thank FlorianHo
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We were a party of five for breakfast. The dining area is small and very cramped. We waited outside for 25 minutes. Once inside we waited 10minutes to have our order taken then the food took forever to appear. The wait was not worth the...More

Thank ForbesB
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

A fun casual atmosphere that hasn't been updated in 30+ years. A lady came out of the kitchen every 20 minutes and led a Role Tide Roll chant. Had a very good ham omelette and grits special.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for breakfast when it doesn’t have an hour wait. It is cramped and dilapidated but has the best biscuits anywhere. Lunch to me is just okay but the breakfast is the best in town.

Thank Blessed2BeHis
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you're in Tuscaloosa- You have to try the Waysider. A favorite of Coach Bryant and simply an institution. Eggs are cooked perfectly and service is always great. I highly recommend. If you try to go during a game day weekend make sure your technology...More

1  Thank rj4055
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My wife & I found this restaurant for breakfast and realized it was a "locals" kind of place, which we loved. It's a very small place, and has been there for many years. I had two eggs and bacon, grits, and homemade biscuits which were...More

Thank AndyR1968
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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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