Recognized by
as one of
America’s Best Historic Restaurants
Bright Star Broiled Seafood Platter named as one of the 100 Dishes to Eat Before You Die.

The Bright Star makes MSN’s list of 60 Iconic Restaurants to try before you die.


A Family Tradition in a Unique Atmosphere

Since 1907, The Bright Star restaurant has been serving generations of customers its specialty Greek- style snapper and steak, signature seafood gumbo, luncheon specials, and famous pies. Located in Bessemer, Alabama, the restaurant has a regional following and draws patrons from throughout the Southeast as well as nearby Birmingham.

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How To Find Us

 304 19th Street North
Bessemer, Alabama 35020
Phone (205) 426-1861


Tues – Sun: 11am-3pm Lunch
Sun: 4:30-8:30pm Dinner
Tues – Thurs: 4:30-8:30pm Dinner
Fri.–Sat.: 4:30-9:00pm Dinner
Bar Service: 3:00-4:30pm

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