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331 Summit Blvd, Cahaba Heights, AL 35243-3132
+1 205-298-0700
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overpriced, good location in the Summit, nearby places better in most ways, okay for 1 shot, hamburgers good, overpriced

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Thank james s
Fultondale
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

I only come here for milkshakes, they are the best! Everything on the menu is good, it's your standard 50s diner fare, but the milkshakes really stand out above everything else.

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Thank Tiffany A
Helena, Alabama
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115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

The restaurant does a good job and recreating the 1950s Burger-Joint feel. It has upbeat music and good food. The portion sizes are very generous. You can't go without trying the shakes!

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Thank Jessica R
New Jersey
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Went through drivethru so don't have anything bad to say about what I ordered. They made a great shake and the staff seem nice

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Thank Classyswag
Gardendale, Alabama
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296 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Typical for chain type fast food restaurants. The burgers and milkshakes are good. The burgers are actually fairly large and you can share one if you are not a big eater.

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Thank Minh H
Atlanta, Georgia
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Disclaimer- I didn't try the milkshakes. The 66 Hamburger was good, but nothing that couldn't be found at Steak n Shake. Fries we very mediocre and onion rings nothing to write home about. Sorry, but I wouldn't go back. Better ways to spend my food dollars.

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Thank Karetony
Birmingham, Alabama
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

The perfect stop after watching a movie over at the Carmike Cinema. I love their fried and the shakes! The service was friendly and the place was clean. Good American eats!

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Thank Maria M
Birmingham, Alabama
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

A little overdone. Typical chain type food, the Burger was good, a large step up from most fast food. Onion rings were a little soggy. Waitress was friendly and delivery was prompt

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Thank Ed S
BirminghamAL
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268 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2015

This used to be a great place for a quick, good hamburger. We've been here many times. But this is the second time now and I doubt we'll be coming back. We went on a Saturday evening after one of the movies at the theatre near the restaurant and, as usual, has to wait a while for a table. The... More 

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Thank LoveTravelingOn
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230 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

Johnny Rockets does a good job at making old fashioned styled burgers, fries, and shakes. The service was fantastic and the food gave me a flashback of diner food when I was a kid. Of course there are a few modern twists on the menu to keep things interesting. I would definatly recommend stopping by.

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Thank Matt M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 331 Summit Blvd, Cahaba Heights, AL 35243-3132
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Cahaba Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 205-298-0700

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