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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” (65 reviews)
“grits” (30 reviews)
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1512 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-4509
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

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

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
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Just left from there, price was tooo high. I got steak omelette and juice, my check was $20. They charge me 1.65 for each topping. Food was less than normal, no it was terrible. I'll never come back there. I don't know if they charge...More

Thank Khaled A
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

One of those places to visit when in Tuscaloosa, or used to be. It's hard to mess up on breakfast. Service has gotten slow and you're packed in so tight it's hard to enjoy your food. My advice, take a couple tables out and speed...More

Thank Tidex16
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We (6 friends) visited the Waysider not long ago and enjoyed everything! We loved the donuts, eggs, grits, bacon, sausage, juice, coffee, fruit and most of all-BISCUITS! This is a must visit place if you are in the area.

Thank Pattonplace66
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Had breakfast here and didn't eat until next day!! Lovely old house stuffed full with regulars. Almost don't need a menu...you want it, they fix it. Had a vegetable omelette with grits on side with tomato gravy and thought I'd gone to heaven. Forgot the...More

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We were in town for our Daughter's graduation and were looking for a good breakfast place that was open. I found the Waysider on the internet and we decided to give it a try based on the reviews. It is a very small restaurant off...More

Thank ClarkeScan
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This time visiting the Waysider was much easier to get seated. We last went in the fall and it was packed! Got seated immediately. Waiter was great. Homemade biscuits were outstanding. I had a BLT on the small side but adequate. The rest of our...More

Thank Bruna F
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Heard about the Waysider so decided to try it for breakfast on a Sunday morning. We arrived about 9:15 AM on a non-game day. The restaurant is not large so a wait is sort of expected. If you are looking for fine dining and exhaustive...More

Thank sandyh2000
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Extremely small venue and locally owned. This is a great place to stop if you're visiting Tuscaloosa. You get that small town vibe while dining in the living room of an old house. ESPN has featured this place many times. The breakfast selections are standard...More

Thank Fretboard
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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