Downtown Homewood might be popular for its trendy boutiques and restaurants, but you shouldn’t count West Homewood out. West Homewood not only has plenty of  grocery stores and other shops for your everyday essentials, it’s a versatile neighborhood with local Birmingham restaurants and plenty of things to do.

Eat

ESP West Homewood SUSHIOkinawa Sushi & Hibachi Steakhouse
148 Wildwood Parkway
Homewood, AL 35209
205.917.1111

If you’re looking for a Birmingham restaurant that’s both great for a night out and perfect for takeout, Okinawa should be your go-to. Serving fresh sushi and hibachi entrees, the Japanese cuisine is sure to impress, and their online menu makes ESP W Homewood MARKETordering out easy. Look up the weekly specials and enjoy your meal from the comfort of your couch.

Shop

West Homewood Farmers Market
160 West Oxmoor Road
Homewood, AL 35209
205.427.5665

While Pepper Place is always a fun way to spend your Saturday, there are plenty of fun and fantastic farmers markets in Birmingham. The West Homewood Farmers Market is the perfect place to grab some fresh, local produce during the week. Open from June-August, the market is home to popular local food trucks, over 10 farmers and other vendors.

Play

ESP W Homewood PARKPatriot Park
710 Oak Grove Road
Homewood, AL 35209
205.332.6700

All of Homewood’s parks are perfect for families, dogs or just spending an afternoon alone enjoying the view. Patriot Park in West Homewood is no exception. Grab an Italian ice from Magic City Sweet Ice and read a good book under the Alabama sun, or bring your furry friend for a game of fetch.

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