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The Green Beetle

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American, Bar, Pub
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325 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4205
+1 901-527-7337
11:00 - 03:00
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Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 03:00
Sat 09:00 - 03:00
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great neighborhood bar/restaurant. Small and authentic with indoor and outdoor seating. My go to here is their spectacular burger, but yesterday I tried their fried green tomatoes. Maybe the best in Memphis! They come with a chow chow on top which my wife liked, but I went with just a touch of ranch dressing and heaven opened up.

Thank Eli M
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon The Green Beetle after first attempting to go to Gus's Fried Chicken for lunch. The wait was ridiculous there so we just walked around until we found another spot. We had our 4 and 5 year olds with us. The interior looked pretty welcoming and there were a decent amount of people eating there. My husband and... More 

Thank Stephanie T
Beloit, Wisconsin
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101 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stayed in a condo directly across the street from the Green Beetle. We researched oldest pubs and this came up so we knew we had to check it out. The first night we grabbed a beer and sat outside. The second night we sat at the bar and watched the Cub's game. Beers were $2 on Sunday! We shared... More 

1 Thank Donna0829
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Food was great for lunch! My boss and I had the burgers and fries. Today was burger day and rightfully so. The burgers were moist, tasty and the buns were toasted just right. Good Job Green Beetle!

Thank Dockerydock
New York City, New York
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190 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner and had such surly service that we decided to eat someplace else. They were out of most tap beers and the server basically threw the beer at us. Avoid this place

Thank ignatsz
Delray Beach
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216 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We were so glad we went here. They were the only bar that had the football game on we wanted to watch. They were so nice to us, very accommodating. Everyone loved their sandwiches. The fried catfish was the best! Also, the beef dip, philly beef and blt(with fried green tomatoes) were wonderful! I would definitely go back here.

Thank Karen C
Jonesboro, Arkansas
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here twice, both times I got the Beatle Burger for the Tuesday $6 special. The first time I went was July 5th, and we had a great server and very tasty burgers!! One week later I go and had really slow service, and when Ready to pay get told they don't do the $6 burgers anymore. Good... More 

Thank Tracy M
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We stop here because the place we wanted to go was closed.. Sorry for them, because this was a wonderful find.. Yes, traditional little bar and food, with surprisingly really good food!! Amazing! And the 4th of July, had this place low key for lunch.. Wonderful device and quick service.. We will visit here again when we come back to... More 

Thank WonderlustMuse
Pevensey, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

I liked this place because it had a much more laid back feel about it. It was helped by the fact it was such a gorgeous evening, & my wife & I sat out on the tables on the street & had a nice meal & a good few drinks. It appears the locals eat here as well, which I... More 

Thank PoorLittleGarf
Merseyside, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Slightly out of the main centre of the town in an area that appears to be gentrifying it's worth a visit. It's very old style with a tiled floor, open front and an appearance of being quite knocked about a bit - note it has no air conditioning. The food was typical bar food but what we had was good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4205
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-7337

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?