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Blues City Cafe, Memphis

Blues City Cafe - Memphis, Tennessee
Blues City Cafe
138 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103Map
+1 901 526 3637
Neighborhood: Downtown
Cuisine: American,Seafood,Steak & Barbecue
Overview

The atmosphere at this diner-style café is so authentic that the place was used virtually unchanged in "The Firm", the Tom Cruise movie about a Memphis law firm. Bill Clinton is also fond of the Blues City Cafe. The décor is intentionally weathered, with corrugated iron and glass blocks. Diner-style seating offers a great view of the crowds on Beale. The best bet on the menu is that Memphis staple—barbeque. You can watch big slabs of ribs being turned on the grill while you drink a cold beer. The prices are slightly elevated because of the restaurant's historic location, but you can still eat for a reasonable price.

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By nitroliz1961 | Posted 02/19/11
  Had some fabulous food here while watching class-act entertainment last year. Can't wait to go back next week!!  
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Restaurant General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Thursday from 11:00 AM to 03:00 AM, Friday to Saturday from 11:00 AM to 05:00 AM, Sunday from 11:00 AM to 03:00 AM
  • Feature: Child Friendly;Late-Night / 24-hour
  • Credit Cards Accepted: visa, mastercard, amex
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4 th most recommended restaurant in Memphis, TN
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