Grandview is known for its convenience. Between new jobs brought by the hospital and people looking for the ease of suburban life, there’s rarely a dull moment. Fun things to do in Birmingham around Grandview include great seafood, shopping and bowling.


Birmingham-Apartment-Seafood-oysters.jpgPappadeaux Seafood Kitchen 
500 Grandview Parkway
Cahaba Heights, AL 35243

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen is the perfect spot for a quick and delicious lunch or dinner. They feature Cajun style seafood dishes and appetizers like crispy fried alligator. If you have a sweet tooth, the dessert menu will completely satisfy your cravings with options like turtle fudge brownie and praline bread pudding soufflé.


Cost Plus World Market
4608 U.S. Highway 280
Birmingham, AL 35242
205.981.3390Wine and beer in store.

Grandview has plenty of shopping options, including most of your big box store favorites like Target, Best Buy and Bed, Bath & Beyond. But when you’re looking for the more unique big box store experience, give World Market a try. With items from furniture, soaps and accessories to toys, beer and wine, there’s a little taste of the exotic in your own backyard.


Birmingham-Apartment-bowling-alley-ball.jpgBrunswick Zone Riverview Lanes 
2908 Riverview Road
Birmingham, AL 35242

If you have a competitive streak, or you just want to have a good time with friends, head over to Brunswick Zone Riverview Lanes. Brunswick features an arcade, sports bar, billiards/pool tables and 40 bowling lanes. And if you are planning an event, they have a full catering menu with everything from fresh fruits and vegetables to a smokehouse BBQ menu.

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