From Our Editors
At Mama Mae's Southern Cafe, guests can expect one of the more inexpensive meals in Oakland. Whether you are heading there for the excellent quality, lightning-fast service, or both, you are sure to leave this restaurant with a smile on your face.
Defined by its outdoor seating, the restaurant is a fantastic option when the NorCal weather is nice. There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably. Also, though the overall price can be a bit on the low side, you won't be sacrificing any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
For those who are interested, the robust menu does feature items that are gluten-free, low-fat, and vegetarian. Plus, it's been tabbed as a nice option for both families with children and large groups. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and it offers convenient local delivery, and can even cater events in the area.
A good option for some of the best late-night food in Hoover - Foster, making a trip to Mama Mae's is never a bad call. The restaurant is easily reachable via public transit, and visitors who drive have access to a private lot nearby.