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Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q

5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212-1057
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible23%
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212-1057
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Uninteresting lunches served up (for example, a brown sandwich served with nothing else on a 9 inch white plate), colorless sides can be added. Sweet hostess and college aged energetic servers make it a pleasant experience. It seems that the owners are riding on their...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wish I did not have to push any dot. A total ZERO. No milk for coffee, no spoons to stir, surley waitress. Just an overall really bad stop.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gk347N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have only taken the time to write a negative review one other time in my life, but I would hate for anyone to have to experience the extremely apathetic, lazy, rude, and horribly slow service of this restraunt (I hope you don't expect to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DesireeN303
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Best Brunswick Stew I've had in years. Service is uninformed and lacking. Ordered the "Soup and Salad". When I inquired about soup of the day I was told it was "Brunswick Soup". After I queried as to whether it was Brunswick soup or stew, I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cil F
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

This location would have to move up quite a bit to get to slow. Gives the other locations a bad name. Breakfast is good and some of the best bacon around. Four stars for food and one for service. Doesn’t seem like they understand or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iceway519
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I realize this is just an airport restaurant, but that does not excuse the dismal service. The time to get drinks (ice tea and a vodka soda) was ridiculous. First the ice tea came. 10 minutes later the mixed drink and 10 minutes after that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sevenrider860
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We were flying out of Birmingham airport and we are trying to get a quick breakfast before we board. We thought it was a good idea to eat here. Unfortunately, the staff are not very interested in seating us. We waited for 5 minutes then...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dahlia219
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

worse airport restuarant ever. Super slow and incompetent. People were leaving without their order to make their flights.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chris G
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Had a morning flight and want some breakfast never had jim n nicks breakfast so want to try it so went in and sat down it was ten minutes before anyone came and gave me a menu then it was another 5 minutes till I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank trayjr
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast because of delayed flight. They lure you in with the smell but probably the worst service I’ve had and they weren’t even busy. Food was ok but how wrong can you get eggs? Look for another option in my opinion.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212-1057
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • This restaurant is at Birmingham Airport (after security)
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