Find local goods, fresh flavors, and some of the best Birmingham has to offer in Lakeview. From some of the city’s finest chefs to some of its best bands – from Birmingham’s best design resources to some of its most historic architecture, there’s something always going on in Lakeview.
Lakeview’s two most vibrant destinations – The Pepper Place Market District and The 29th & 7th Entertainment District – offering a unique combination of sophisticated design, hip dining and nightlife, and cool workspaces.
The Lakeview Entertainment District @ 29th & 7th
The Entertainment District
One of Birmingham’s oldest neighborhoods has something new around every corner.
Lakeview is easy to access and get around. It offers three of the most popular Zip bike stations in the city – @ Pepper Place, @ 29th and 7th, and @ 32nd and 7th. The Jones Valley Urban Trail forms Lakeview’s northern border and connects the district to all parts of the Jones Valley by foot and bike. Lakeview is also a driver’s dream with plenty of free parking and wide streets throughout.
We aren’t foodies, but we love to eat. In the Lakeview District you’ll find restaurants run by James Beard Award-winning chefs right next to your down-home burger joint. So whether you’re looking for four-star service or a greasy spoon, we’ve got you covered. As for nightlife? There’s always something going on in Lakeview when the sun goes down.
Walk to work or to some of the city’s best restaurants and home design resources. UAB, the BBVA Compass Brock Center, and St. Vincent’s Hospital are all nearby leading to a vibrant and diverse mix of college students, young professionals, empty nesters, and others seeking urban living who call our 36 blocks home.
Lakeview is home to talented artisans, architects, designers, shop owners, and creative professionals who bring together years of experience, refined tastes, and visionary work – all offering an array of local and boutique shops that are the perfect destinations to round out a Saturday stroll or to redecorate your home in the latest styles.