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Appetizers & Cocktails

Each year we award the "50 Favorites," best restaurant dishes found by Birmingham Restaurants' publisher, Jan Walsh. Categories include 50 Favorite Appetizers & Cocktails; Sandwiches, Soups & Salads; Entrees; Desserts; and All Time Favorites, which are tried and true, memorable dishes that are repeat favorites for many years. Here are the 50 Favorites Appetizer winners for 2021-2022:

5 Point Public House Oyster Bar

5 Point Hummus Board

5 Point Public House Oyster Bar Photo

Abhi Eatery & Bar

Pan Fried Momos

Abhi Eatery & Bar Photo

Bay Leaf Modern Indian Cuisine & Bar

Fried Onion Fritters

Bay Leaf Modern Indian Cuisine & Bar Photo

Bellini's Ristorante & Bar

Pastel Formaggio

Bellini's Ristorante & Bar Photo

Billy's Sports Grill

Cheese Sticks

Billy's Sports Grill Photo

Bistro 218

Murder Point Oysters

Bistro 218 Photo

Bistro V

Fried Crab Claws

Bistro V Photo

Blueprint on 3rd

Yellowfin Tuna Carpaccio

Blueprint on 3rd Photo

Bocca Ristorante

Arancini di Riso and Spicy Veal Meatballs

Bocca Ristorante Photo

Bottega Cafe

Deviled Eggs Tapenade

Bottega Cafe Photo

Bottega Restaurant

Gulf Shrimp Crostini

Bottega Restaurant Photo

Chez Fonfon

Strawberry Daiquiris

Chez Fonfon Photo

Dreamland Bar-B-Que

Fried Okra

Dreamland Bar-B-Que Photo

Dyron's Lowcountry

Harvest Farm Tomato Salad

Dyron's Lowcountry Photo

Eli's Jerusalem Grill

Fried Cauliflower

Eli's Jerusalem Grill Photo

Galley & Garden

Heirloom Tomato Turnover

Galley & Garden Photo

GianMarco's Restaurant


GianMarco's Restaurant Photo

Highlands Bar and Grill

Reopening 2022!

Highlands Bar and Grill Photo

Moon Shine at Elyton Hotel

Hand Crafted Frozen & On The Rocks

Moon Shine at Elyton Hotel Photo

Ocean Restaurant

Wood Grilled Baby Lobster Tails

Ocean Restaurant Photo

Pizzeria GM

Wagyu Beef Pigs in a Blanket

Pizzeria GM Photo

Sol Y Luna

Sol Y Luna Margarita

Sol Y Luna Photo

Taco Mama

Watermelon Margarita

Taco Mama Photo

Ted's Restaurant

Fried Green Tomatoes

Ted's Restaurant Photo

The Gardens Cafe, by Kathy G.

Wines by the Glass

The Gardens Cafe, by Kathy G. Photo

The Pig Delis

Wine Take Out

The Pig Delis Photo

The Yard at Elyton Hotel

The Hatton

The Yard at Elyton Hotel Photo

Village Tavern

Bacon Wrapped Scallops

Village Tavern Photo