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Beale Street

Memphis, TN 38103
+1 901-526-0117
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Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the "Home of the Blues." Flashy music clubs and restaurants abound.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Memphis, TN 38103
+1 901-526-0117
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Reviewed yesterday

We went 2 nights in a row. The first night was a rainy windy Thursday night and no one was out. We went in and listened to a great group in BBQs. Then we walked down the street to see the lights. We had our...More

Thank mjbbowls
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Music, people enjoying life! Dancing in parks, laughter! Good feeling and vibe here! We are one world connected by music! Many music venues and food!

Thank Morcella
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked up and down the street and went into a few shops. Cool sighs for photographers. We went around lunch time and it was not to crowded. Well worth going

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beale St is lined with bars with live music which pours out onto the street. Lots of Neon! It's easy to look in and see plus hear the band that's playing. It's not Broadway in Nashville but same atmosphere. We eat at Miss Pollys for...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went on a night when all the bikers park up in the street. There are alot of police however it is amazing to walk up and down and admire the bikes. It is a crazy street however amazing music and bars if you love...More

Thank LynseyUK55
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went into Beale Street 2 nights of our 3 night stay Great place loads of bars and things to see and do, was packed with people, Friday night had a lot of Hen do's. The street is not big and is pedestrianised so easy...More

Thank MargaretUxbridge
Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked down Beale Street on a Friday morning. Was an interesting walk but not much was open. We opted not to go back at night.

Thank Patti H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beale Street is a small road with a lot of history about musicians who played there and helped to develop music industry. Great bars some of which play live music. Particularly enjoyed Alfred's where can sit on the balcony and serves great food. It is...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This a neat street to see in the day. We were told by business people around Memphis that it was not a good place for tourist after dark.

Thank Suzette23
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good parking, souvenir shops. Close to Gibson factory and Peabody. Diving goats and 100yo oil-fried burgers.

Thank Rich W
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Response from Willie H | Reviewed this property |
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29 August 2017|
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Response from SMT1974 | Reviewed this property |
Also...as far as food and not far from Beale: rendezvous for ribs and gus's fried chicken!