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Interim Restaurant & Bar

5040 Sanderlin Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-4371
+1 901-818-0821
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5040 Sanderlin Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-4371
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the place I expected. Beef, fish selections are on menu. Neither leave you with a wow factor. Appetizers were ok Salads were good. Our service was incredible. Couldn’t ask for a better server. Close parking. Desserts were mostly chocolate which didn’t interest me. Coffee...More

Thank Rick47172
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Ok, I for the steak and eggs. 1/4th of the steak was pure fat and couldn't eat it. There is no fruit on the menu. I asked for some blueberries and they brought 6 pieces of blueberries for me! I had to ask for bread...More

Thank shalimar55229
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here recently and I must say it was terrible. The service was fairly good but the food was awful. The fish special, flounder was too salty and had a fishy taste. Inedible. Two of us had the pork chop. Nothing but fat....More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

I’ve tried this restaurant 3x, always with 1-2 years in between because I keep hoping for better. The servers are always snooty, not attentive, don’t follow up with what you ask for, or even to see if you need anything. We had to flag down...More

Thank Curious1Memphis
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Staff was helpful and pleasant. I had a mixed green salad with cranberries and walnuts and it is probably the best salad I've ever had. My entree was the duck special and it was cooked exquisitely as were the veggies-- didn't have to add salt...More

Thank Irene H
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

First restaurant that I can recall that charged for table bread. A Cesar salad with salmon ($11.00 for the salad alone and it’s small), will cost you $28.00. Everything else goes up from there. For strip mall restaurant?

1  Thank UFpfjf
Reviewed 27 January 2018

A major shake up in management and ownership has left one of the most favorite places wandering. The typical snap and polish are lacking both in the dinning room and especially at the bar. The older staff is obviously trying to make up but that...More

Thank ctmitchell
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Service so slow it took 4 hours to get thru a dinner with out dessert. Foie gras was served on soggy toast with a giant clump (bigger than the piece of foie gras) of jam. Tiny oysters tasteless and served with a mustard sauce that...More

1  Thank Anne J
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Went here for lunch with a group of friends - they have a private room that will seat about 30 people which is nice for a group - the rest of the restaurant was not busy at all. We were given only a limited menu...More

2  Thank LeslieG_8
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I recently went out for ladies’ night with two friends (one from out of town). We had no problem getting a Saturday night reservation with just a few hours advance. We started with the tuna tartare, which the chef was nice enough to make some...More

2  Thank LMS0305
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 45 - US$ 55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5040 Sanderlin Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-4371
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-818-0821
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