2810 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Phone: 205.957.6686

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Hours of Operation:

Closed Sunday - Tuesday
Wednesday - Saturday: 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

OvenBird is Chris and Idie Hastings’ live fire, casual restaurant located at Pepper Place, does not require reservations but they are accepted for parties of six or more. 

OvenBird's dinner menu celebrates seasonal Southern ingredients we know and love in a small plate format that takes inspiration from the live fire traditions of Spain, Portugal, Uruguay, and Argentina.

The Hastings worked closely with some of Alabama’s finest craftsmen and thought leaders in design to create a variety of amazing vignettes: main dining room, hearth room, warehouse, main garden, warehouse garden so you can enjoy a great meal with your friends, family or colleagues at Ovenbird.

Ovenbird seats 100 inside and 40 outside. The warehouse has room for 150 people for a standing event. All of Ovenbird's dining spaces are available to rent, as is the entire Ovenbird restaurant for your private event. 



Cuisine Type
Live Fire Cast Iron Cooking Over Coals and Wood of Southern, Local Products with Live Fire Traditions and Flavors of Spain, Portugal, Uruguay, and Argentina

Accepted, not required

Payment Methods
AMEX, Mastercard, Visa

Service Type
Casually Upscale
Dine In
Full Menu at Bar
Full Service
Offers Gift Certificates
Sit Down
Take Out

Casually Upscale
Full Bar
Game Day Gatherings
Large Group Dining
Outdoor Dining
Private Dining
Separate Bar

Indoor-Outdoor Dining (with entire dining room opening to patio), Two Patios, Two Bars, Hearth Room, Warehouse Room, Cast Iron Cooking over Live Fire (coals and wood)

Business Casual
Smart Casual

Parking Lot