Blues City Cafe

Row 1

138 Beale St (at 2nd St)
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 526-3637
Bar, Café, American
$ $
Mon–Thu: 11:00 AM–3:00 AM Fri: 11:00 AM–4:00 AM Sat: 4:00 AM–5:00 AM Sun: 4:00 AM–5:00 AM

Foursquare Tips

  • Get the Ribs and chase it with a Beer
  • DYMO - Dance Your Meal Off at the Blues City Band Box, which features live entertainment nightly along with some of the best ribs in Memphis.
  • Good option for late night food. The best ribs on Beale, but I would go with the chili and tamales. Some of the best in Mem. Also the stuffed mushrooms & catfish are delicious.
  • Freeworld on Sundays is one of the best shows you'll see on Beale!
  • Whenever you head to Blues City always ask for Lonnie's section he is a consumate professional and always guides you thorugh and amazing dinner experience.
  • Have you tried the tamales? You should. :)
  • Get the sausage and cheese platter. It's crazy.
  • Quality ribs at this cafe.
  • Best steak in Memphis@2:00am
  • Food is the best and entertainment is allways on point.
  • The seafood Gumbo is heaven in food form!
  • The catfish & tartar sauce are awesome! Perfect southern meal served here
  • This shrimp gumbo is to die for!!!!!
  • Rip James Harris best cook blues city ever had.
  • Great chicken strips!!
  • Man oh man nothing like stopping in Memphis in the middle of the night and getting to eat here, do NOT miss the gumbo cheese fries and the ribs, too good
  • Steaks are cooked to perfection!!! Chef Greg and Chef Larry are incredible!!
  • The Gumbo is very good!
  • The ribs and the catfish are as good as it gets!
  • whoever said try the tamales...shut up. This is memphis not mexico. whoever said try the ribs and put blues city hot sauce on fries...amen.