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Arcade Restaurant

540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
+1 901-526-5757
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took this old place in as a suggestion of a local...pretty cool piece of American history...it is great place to eat...awesome sweet potato pancakes....if your in the area you have to take this place in

Thank jimrF2631PS
Reviewed 1 week ago

First this place is so retro but the service along with the staff are to die for. There were four of us and we wanted to try the Peanut Butter and Bannana Fried Sandwich....we did and we loved it. We then went on to order...More

Thank brewColumbus_Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met a business colleague for an early (7:30a) breakfast and it was fantastic. Delicious egg white omelet with spinach and mushrooms, tasty coffee and quiet atmosphere with lightly playing funk music made for a great start to the day. Staff is friendly, warm and speedy....More

Thank CatheAtlanta_GA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely busy, we had to wait about 30 minutes for a table. The food was average, and took sometime to arrive because of the amount of people. The coffee was weak. Our waitress was friendly and it was interesting to be able to watch the...More

Thank 64smith10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made an Open Table reservation and found out that they reserved the actual table Elvis sat in for people who make reservations. That was a pleasant surprise. The place is a bit in need of repairs but the food was my best meal in...More

Thank Twinszzzzz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times. I want to first say the food is amazing and always is. And the bus boy was extremely nice. However, Today was probably the worst visit I’ve had at a restaurant in quite some time. We were...More

Thank Kelsey H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Historic building worth checking out to see the booth where Elvis used to eat. Food was average and the tables and floor were a mess. I know it is an old place so take it with a grain of salt it is not perfect. Parking...More

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on our weekend to Memphis because everyone on Pinterest said to. The food was good and the History was excellent. (You can see the booth where Elvis day.). Service was good. I would recommend to anyone traveling to Memphis to eat at...More

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful, authentic experience! Jeff Zepatos, 4th generation, has a great Cafe. It is the oldest in Memphis. All the plates were very very well prepared. The feel is so original. Must go!

Thank tosamike7425
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere, historic & iconic Memphis institution and on top of that Breakfast was Wow ! Sweet potato pancakes very good. Get away from hotel breakfast, Enjoy 😎

Thank Baseball167
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12 July 2017|
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Response from JenLeG | Reviewed this property |
There's a fair number of items that are dairy free, and they were happy to accommodate my dairy allergy by omitting the cheese! Enjoy!
Becky B
22 March 2017|
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Response from Trechia B | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on the street. It's not a high traffic area. I've never had to walk far.
29 December 2016|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
As I recall the prices were on the moderate side. Probably under $10 each for a breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-526-5757
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