Recognized by CNN.com
as one of
America’s Best Historic Restaurants
Fried Red Snapper Throats named as one of the 100 Southern Foods You Must Try Before You Die.
Bright Star Broiled Seafood Platter named as one of the 100 Dishes to Eat Before You Die.
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A Family Tradition in a Unique Atmosphere

Since 1907, The Bright Star restaurant has been serving generations of customers its specialty Greek- style snapper and steak, signature seafood gumbo, luncheon specials, and famous pies. Located in Bessemer, Alabama, the restaurant has a regional following and draws patrons from throughout the Southeast as well as nearby Birmingham.

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Reservations

Reservations accepted for parties of 5 or more.

Parties of 4 or less are handled on a First come, First Serve Basis.

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to book reservations of 5 or more.

Thank You! We look forward to serving you.

How To Find Us

 304 19th Street North
Bessemer, Alabama 35020
Phone (205) 426-1861

Hours

Everyday: 11am-3pm Lunch
Sun–Thurs: 4:30-9pm Dinner
Fri.–Sat.: 4:30-10pm Dinner
Bar available between 3:00-4:30

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