From luxury homes to high-quality shops and restaurants, the Birmingham neighborhood of Greystone has a ton to enjoy that is well worth your trip down 280.


Revolve Kitchen and Brew
611 Doug Baker Blvd, Suite 103Friends sitting at table.
Birmingham, AL 35242

The next time your friend group struggles to choose a place to eat, suggest Revolve Kitchen and Brew. There’s food on the menu for every palette, whether it’s the “Midnight in Birmingham” for the meat fanatic, the “Revolve Chopped Salad” for the veggie-lover, the “Smoked Shrimp Ceviche” for the gluten-free friend or the “Things in Jars” for the adventurous eater. This Birmingham restaurant also offers a wide selection of wines, beers and liquor for you to enjoy while you watch the big game on one of their 11 TVs.


Hanna’s Garden Shop
5485 Highway 280 East
Birmingham, AL 35242Potted Cacti.

Summer is here in Birmingham, and it’s time to head over to Hanna’s Garden Shop to liven up your home. If you like to spend the warm evenings sipping sweet tea on the patio, Hanna’s Garden Shop has a variety of flora from azaleas and camellias to ferns and hydrangeas to create a beautiful landscape as you unwind after a long day at work. If you would rather escape the heat by watching Netflix inside, this lovely garden shop also has indoor plants such as aloe, cacti, succulents and orchids that will add life and coziness to your home.


Zig Zag Sewing Studio
5479 Highway 280, Suite 117Sewing supplies.
Birmingham, AL 35124

Zig Zag Sewing Studio offers sewing classes that help you gain a new hobby in addition to new clothes, quilts or furniture. In each class, certified instructors provide step-by-step help as you learn different sewing skills. If you prefer a more relaxed learning pace, one-on-one classes are available. By the end of the class, you will be able take home your handmade product and the ability to sew for fun on your own.

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