• PNC Bank

    NOW OPEN!  Full Service Banking and ATM In the retail area of the Waites. 

  • Yummefy

    Yummefy is a Nepali cuisine restaurant based in an eased central location on the Southside of Birmingham, AL. Nepali/Nepalese cuisine refers to the food eaten in Nepal. The country's cultural and geographic diversity provides ample [Read more...]

  • Smoothie King

    Smoothie King

    The Smoothie King Story Since Steve Kuhnau created the first Smoothie Bar in 1973, Smoothie King has grown to over 650 locations across three continents. From the US to the Republic of Korea, Singapore and [Read more...]

  • Taco Mama

    Taco Mama offers a thoughtfully laid-out menu with build-your-own options on one side and standard specialties on the other. Taco Mama is an authentic Mexican food cantina. We promise to give you the best in [Read more...]

Located in the heart of Birmingham, The Waites is a residential and mixed-use development featuring upscale apartment living and trendy dining – all within a 5-minute walk of the University of Alabama at Birmingham and UAB Hospital. Named after the former Waites Bakery, The Waites is home to Taco Mama, Smoothie King, Yummefy and Club Pilates, as well as 45 one and two-bedroom apartment units. The Waites is developed and managed by Retail Specialists.


  • 16,716 SF of ground-floor retail/restaurant space with three stories of apartments above totaling 45 units
  • Covered outdoor seating
  • Retail parking spaces available
  • $16,000,000/yr in restaurant sales generated across street from property