(205) 252-2300

Welcome to Fat Sam's Subs!

Serving UAB and Southside Birmingham, AL since 1990!

Celebrating our 25th Year Serving UAB!

Fat Sam’s Sub Station

Fat Sam’s Sub Station Sandwich Shop is an iconic local eatery serving the UAB and Southside Birmingham, AL area since 1990. If you want to experience local UAB area culture, then you need to stop by and give them a try. Sam, the main cook and owner, is a strong UAB supporter as you can tell by his UAB memorabilia on display. He is also passionate about cooking as you can tell when you taste his culinary specialties. From the famous Kitchen Sink Sub Sandwich to the homemade “Fat Fries”, Sam’s food is sure to please.

Some of Our Favorites!

Dragon’s Belly

Fat Sam's Dragon's Belly Sandwich

The Affair

Fat Sam's Affair Sandwich

Chicken Philly

Fat Sam's Chicken Philly

Begin your weekday with a hot, made-to-order Breakfast Sandwich, Burrito, or Omelet. For Lunch/Dinner enjoy a cold or hot sub sandwich piled high with fresh meats, veggies, and cheeses on a pita, hoagie bun, or wheat/rye bread. Try some of Sam’s famous homemade from real potatoes, not frozen, “Fat Fries” that are to die for. You can also order fried wings or fingers if you’re not in the mood for a sandwich. If you prefer lighter fare, then try a Chef’s or Grilled Chicken Salad. There is something for everyone at Fat Sam’s. Catering services are available.

We Offer Catering Services!


Monday-Friday: 6:30am-8:00pm
Saturday: 11:00am-5:00pm
Sunday: Closed


1154 11th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35205



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