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South of Beale

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
361 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4207
+1 901-526-0388
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck patty melt” (27 reviews)
“bread pudding” (27 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (20 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
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361 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4207
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t write many reviews - but after we ate at SOB I had to let everyone know. Small menu but the great thing is that is different from most Castro pubs. Food was incredible and full of flavor. The pork and shrimp egg rolls were...More

Thank webbdog1
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to South of Beale for our anniversary, and the food, service, and drinks were all spectacular. We made reservations earlier in the evening through Open Table as we saw Jerry Seinfeld at the Orpheum prior to dinner. When we arrived,...More

Thank oxfordvisitor2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us wanted to walk through Beale street and so we enjoyed a meal here beforehand. I was very pleased with my selection of an entree romaine salad which I added fried catfish too. This was after tasting one of the fried pickle...More

Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stopped in for just some snacks and a few beers before embarking upon some touristy things to do, and SOB was a terrific find. We each ordered a small plate that did not disappoint: we highly recommend the turnip french fries and duck...More

Thank Corey A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The original vibe I got at South of Beale was great, and never changed during my dining experience. I ate the sweet potato waffles and fried chicken, which was probably one of my best meals during our whole Tennessee trip! Another great part of the...More

1  Thank itschloereviews
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Nice selection of drinks and food items. The service was a little slow but overall it was a good dining experience. We started with the tasty brussel sprouts. I got a salad and added the crab cakes, very good and fresh. My friend got the...More

Thank Jennmcc
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We sat inside, but there are also tables outside which looked good. It's a chilled and relaxing place. We sat close to the window and people watched!! Menu isn't huge but plenty of choice. Service was a little slow, but nothing we couldn't cope with...More

Thank 500Bucks
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Grabbed a glass of wine and a light meal at S.O.B. on a quiet Wednesday night. Colby was on the pull and did a great job behind the bar. Food was very good and reasonably priced. Wine selection was not bad for such a small...More

Thank tmarcone
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I thought the food was just OK for Sunday brunch with our grown son. I ate what they brought, but the potatoes were cold and small in quantity for $11 (menu said $10). Bacon was not cooked evenly - some well done and some not...More

2  Thank Russell D
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I try to visit each time I come to Memphis. I can come in and have a few beverages while having conversation with friends. The bartender is very knowledgeable and efficient. I haven’t eaten here, but the menu looks good. You can come here for...More

Thank Hugh P
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Response from Anandajean | Reviewed this property |
No they have a parking area right next to them!
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dress code is casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 18
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 361 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4207
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-526-0388
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South of Beale is Memphis' first gastropub! At the bar, we focus on unique cocktails along with local / regional beers from the area. Our food menu is new-American style with a few extra twists!
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