At the popular intersection of Oxmoor Road and Broadway in Homewood, you’ll find the suburban dream that is Edgewood. The family-oriented neighborhood has a strip of shops and restaurants within easy walking distance of the many nearby homes and apartments. Here are a few of our favorites to check out:


Taco Mama
1014 Oxmoor Road
Homewood, AL 35209

Margaritas.Relatively new to the Edgewood family, abut already a Birmingham favorite, this Taco Mama opened up in January of 2016 and business is booming. The authentic Mexican style restaurant has lines wrapped around the door, especially on those sunny days with its large windows and outside seating. Give the Alabama redneck tacos, complete with pulled pork and pickles, a try. (Their margaritas aren’t so bad either.)


Homewood Antiques
930 Oxmoor Rd
Homewood, AL 35209
205.414.9945Antique furniture.

Looking to dress up your new space with some flavorful décor? Homewood Antiques and Marketplace has a large 10,000-square-foot space full of furniture, home accessories and gifts. Prices are reasonable so you won’t have to worry about breaking the bank anytime soon. This family-owned shop fits right in the cozy Homewood neighborhood.


Skateboard. Homewood Skate Park
1632 Oxmoor Road
Homewood, AL 35007

If you’re looking for some fresh air and want to learn a couple skate tricks, head to the Homewood Skatepark and meet the crew! There are a variety of ramps and skate bowls to keep you, or your kids, entertained.

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