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540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
+1 901-526-5757
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07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Wed 07:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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47 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Had to wait a little while for our table to be cleaned & to get service but the sweet potato pancakes were well worth the wait. I took one bite of the Elvis peanut butter sandwich and couldn't stand it but my daughter loved it.

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Santa Rosa, California
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372 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

If you are visiting you need to stop in. I really enjoy their hamburgers, but you also have to give the Peanut Butter and Banana sandwich a try, just for a salute to Elvis. Another of my favorites is the Fried Chicken Salad.

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Thank Pat B
Minocqua, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We only had one morning to have breakfast in Memphis and this restaurant was recommended by the front desk at our hotel. Nice artsy neighborhood and unique inside. Unfortunately we had terrible service. Seemed very unorganized. Wait staff was also cashier, bussing tables and seating customers. Took forever for someone to acknowledge us when we came in and then also... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I liked the vibe and that it is one of the oldest restaurants in Memphis. Elvis used to have a booth at the back. The staff was friendly too. That said, the breakfast itself was just ok. Eggs. over cooked ham and somewhat soggy hashbrowns. I would not likely return. Perhaps I was so impressed with the brunch at the... More 

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Thank hipmomandwife
Noble, Oklahoma, United States
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100 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We ate brunch at the Arcade last week. I ordered a Mimosa and the Redneck Eggs. Ha. I liked the name but the meal was fantastic. I loved the spicy sausage. It was enough that we could have shared it but we didn't know that so we had take home boxes for both of our meals. The staff was very... More 

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Thank Karmin J
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

My sister and I visited the Arcade on a Sunday morning. We must have hit it just before the crowds got there because we sat ourselves immediately. I hope our waitress was just having a bad morning because a smile or welcoming attitude was not present at our table. The food, sweet potato pancakes with a scrambled egg, was ok,... More 

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Thank LynnEtte M
Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I must say I am a little partial as I know the family that owns this joint and I LOVE them! The staff is amazing and you get the kind of service that can be hard to come by and dates back to the old Woolworth diners! Good old fashioned service through and through! The breakfast is awesome. Big helpings... More 

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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

I found this place on Groupon and had actually seen it on Trip Advisor, so decided we'd try it. I'm so glad we did! I was feeling adventurous and wanted to try something different, so I got the Mystery Train sandwich. It is truly a meatless wonder! It was absolutely delicious! My husband had the chicken fried steak with eggs... More 

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Thank Alison D
St. Louis, MO
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123 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2016

We usually can't get into this place because of the crowds but we hit it at the right time and got a table. The pancakes, sausage, omelets, and hash browns are wonderful. Service is fast and very affordable.

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Thank Linda C
Hewitt, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Food was excellent, service was good. Inexpensive and convenient as it is on the trolley route. There was a woman faking a heart condition again, (apparently this is an every couple of months thing) and though it was obvious what she was doing and the staff knew her, they still gave her the to go food she had ordered after... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
Cuisine
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?