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Firehouse Subs

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5269 Highway 280 Ste B8, Birmingham, AL 35242-1202
+1 205-981-1880
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We were traveling from NE Tennessee on the way to Florida and stopped in Birmingham overnight. We were tired so we wanted something quick. Food took a little longer than normal to prepare and we were the only people in the restaurant! The taste was off a bit and wasn't really that warm. Probably wouldn't recommend this one to anyone... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

If you are looking for a hot sub, served quickly, then this is the spot to go. The facility is clean, parking is plentiful, the sandwiches are served hot, the staff is friendly and efficient and the prices are reasonable. Our kids and grandkids all prefer Firehouse when we are going out for sandwiches. They have a varied menu and... More 

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Thank Papadoc529
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

Love taking the family here for a quick bite. They've recently added an outdoor eating section which adds to the accessibility. The staff is always courteous and I have never been disappointed with the food.

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Thank Gstone91
Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2011

Firehouse is definitely the place to go if you want something more hearty and high quality than Subway. The meats, breads and cheeses are obviously of better quality and the proof is in the taste. Their meatball and chicken salad subs are excellent. Be prepared to pay a little more for the quality. It's worth it!

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Thank Melody H
Birmingham, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2010

I tried the restaurant after hearing their commercial on the radio. Really good subs. Whie you don't get to pick each ingredient on your sub (SW), and the subs don't come glopped with tons of sauces (Q's), these sub have tons of flavor. Give it a try...and order your sub "fully involved".

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Thank MCOELHO
Birmingham, AL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2010

Typically I just don't see the point in going out and buying a sandwich when I could have made something very similar at home, but Firehouse I love. I don't know what they do. They must put some sort of drugs in the sandwiches because they're addicting.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Delicatessen
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5269 Highway 280 Ste B8, Birmingham, AL 35242-1202
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-981-1880

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?