Birmingham’s Newest Sports Fanatic Restaurant: Walk On’s

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If you’re looking to grab a bite to eat while you watch the big game, there’s no better place to go to in Birmingham, AL, than Walk On’s Sports Bistreaux. Located in two locations in Birmingham, AL, Greystone and Stadium Trace, Walk On’s is a sports restaurant with a Cajun flair that is known for its good food, great atmosphere, heated patio, cornhole play area, and a stage for bands. The Louisiana-based sports restaurant chain is co-owned by Brandon Landry and Drew Brees.

What Makes Walk On’s Special?

Walk On’s was founded in 2003 in the shadow of LSU’s Tiger Stadium by co-founders Brandon Landry and Jack Warner. Over the years, the restaurant has grown to become one of the most respected franchises in the nation. It was selected as ESPN’s Best Sports Restaurant in North America in 2012 and was the winner of the National Restaurant News’ Menu Masters Award in 2017. Additionally, it was named the No. 1 brand in Entrepreneur’s 2020 Top New Franchises Ranking. Today, Walk On’s has more than 100 locations across 15 states.


Walk On’s menu sets it apart from the competition thanks to its authentic, delicious Louisiana cuisine that is prepared in a from-scratch kitchen. The menu includes seafood, traditional Cajun cuisine, and burgers, among others. Menu items include everything from starters, soups, signature salads, seafood, Bistreaux specialties, sandwiches and po’boys, wraps and tacos, hand-patted burgers, sides, desserts, and more.

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Giving Back to the Community

Walk On’s prides itself on being a family-friendly place where people can come and enjoy good food and sports. As the Walk On’s has grown, it has made it a point to give back to the communities that have opened their arms to them. Walk On’s does this by supporting communities through various events, such as golf tournaments, silent auctions, youth sports, and local schools, among others.

For additional information on ways that Walk On’s can help, donate, or the best ways to support our athletes of tomorrow, visit Walk On’s website at or drop by a Walk-On’s restaurant near you.

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