Michael’s Restaurant at The Boxcar opens July 1

BIRMINGHAM, Ala, (GOOD DAY LIVING) - The Boxcar Cafe at Railroad Park will re-open under new management on Friday, July 1.

Michael’s Restaurant, located across the street from the park at 1525 1st Avenue South, will assume operation of the café located on the Regions Bank 17th Street Plaza at Railroad Park.

Michael’s at The Boxcar will hold a grand opening from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and provide free samples to Railroad Park patrons. Menu items will include chicken salad sandwiches, hot dogs, salads, smoothies and more.

“We are excited to partner with Michael’s Restaurant to provide a variety of family-friendly and healthy food options through the Park’s café,” said Camille Spratling, Executive Director of Railroad Park Foundation. “Known for their exceptional quality of food and service, we are delighted that park visitors will have another great option for lunch.”

Michael’s Restaurant will also hold Railroad Park’s liquor license and provide alcohol services for special events, like weddings and concerts. Additionally, beer, wine and Poptails (liquor-infused popsicles) will be available for purchase at the café.

“Michael’s Restaurant is looking forward to serving Railroad Park visitors through the operation of The Boxcar and working with the Park’s special events clients,” said Bernadine Birdsong, PhD, Owner of Michael’s Restaurant.