Real-deal Memphis BBQ? 'Hounds know where to find it--plus other quintessential eats in the city--morning, noon, and night.


BBQ Road Trip

by delight64 6 days ago

Howdy Hounds I am taking my 18yo son on a BBQ road trip of the Deep South ( Austin, Memphis, various smaller cities in Mississippi and ending up in NOLA ) As we are from Melbourne Australia ...

Recs between Memphis and Little Rock?

by cajungwailo 8 months ago

Looking for recs for dive type restaurants or diners that have been there forever. Parallel to I-40, either north or south side. Thanks!

Nashville to Memphis: where to stop

by matika 11 years ago

Hi, We are travelling from Nashville to Memphis and wondering the best places to stop for lunch, foodie stops, etc. Thanks,

Choudoufu/Stinky Tofu in Memphis

by Todou 9 months ago

Looking for a place to try stinky tofu, but it's not on any of the menus I've checked. Anyone know where it's sold in Memphis?

Is Corky's BBQ really that bad? [Memphis]

by mick 7 years ago

I recently returned from Memphis and had some pretty good BBQ and fried chicken. However at the airport, I tried Corky's ribs and they were inedible. From the sauce to the meat. I took them back to...

East Memphis, Kinda Upscale But Not Too Much

by marais 2 years ago

Hi all, Boston hound and native NashVegan will be visiting my aunt and cousin in East Memphis next month. The Aunt could eat and go anywhere but Asian, the Cuz is kinda blue-jeansy and doesn't like...

Memphis - BBQ and Beale recommendations needed

by Raboi 3 years ago

Coming to Memphis for 3 nights during new years. 2 kids, 2 adults. 1 Kid doesnt like BBQ or Fried Chicken but screw him. Am down so far for Gus's for what sounds like the best Fried Chicken. ...


by dee4 3 years ago

Will be in Memphis May 11-12. Need breakfast and lunch suggestions. Something regional. Thanks

Best dinner & breakfast in Memphis ?

by CityFoodNY 3 years ago

I will be in downtown Memphis for 1 night and I'm looking for the best dinner & breakfast in Memphis recommendations.

Dinner in Memphis - with TVs?

by jaschultze 4 years ago

We're returning to Memphis this weekend and are looking for a restaurant recommendation for dinner Saturday night. The only caveat (besides great food and ambiance) is that my husband is a die-hard...

Whatever happened to the owner of Memphis's Cafe Roux?

by MilwFoodlovers 14 years ago

Years back we always ate at Captain Bilbo's and the Cafe Roux. Now I did get the lowdown on Bilbo's but Cafe Roux was a mystery to us. The food was great and the prices were right; I realize the ne...

Memphis-Second Line

by jl0328 4 years ago

Spending 3 days in Memphis. Love the Second Line menu but wondering if we go for dinner or brunch...or both?? Can't seem to find a good brunch menu.

Memphis-Second Line

by jl0328 4 years ago

Spending 3 days in Memphis. Love the Second Line menu but wondering if we go for dinner or brunch...or both?? Can't seem to find a good brunch menu.

Memphis + Knoxville trip report

by pitu 4 years ago

Thanks to the posters on this board, we had some great food in Tennessee. Started at Payne's BBQ with pulled pork sandwiches, 'hot' w mustardy slaw. Super tasty, although Memphis sauce is sweet ...

Lunch between Sheraton Four Points Southwind and Airport?

by princsoreo 4 years ago

I'm in Memphis for work. Rest of the team leaves to drive back to Nashville tomorrow a little before 12. My flight isn't til 4. Would like delicious lunch somewhere. Willing to taxi but trying not ...

Business Lunch/Dinner Recs for Memphis with good vegetarian options?

by Gretchen 4 years ago

Mr Gretchen needs to host some clients downtown and are looking for options that are not BBQ-centric. Something quiet and farm-to-table would be great, if that's available. Thank you so much for yo...

Kosher in Memphis?

by Joe 13 years ago

Anyone know of any good kosher places to eat in Memphis? Any websites?

Deja vu memphis

by jwilbur 4 years ago

First let me ask for your indulgence I asked this question earlier this year and for the life of me I cannot find the answers that you folks were so kind to give me. My S.O. and I will be in Mem...


by jwilbur 4 years ago

Hello all I am going to Memphis TN in August for 3 days. We will be staying at the Peabody Hotel and we will not have a car. So places that we can walk to or take a cab are a must. So Please let...