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50 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8918
+1 901-260-3300
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (34 reviews)
“popovers” (72 reviews)
“crepes” (53 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
50 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8918
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner. This place is in The River Inn which is in Harbor Town area of Memphis. There is live piano music in the lobby as you wait for your table. Charming old hose feel, linen table cloths etc. Darren was our...More

Thank dcb4scuba
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location is on the riverbank. Elegant decor. We asked for vegetarian options ahead, As soon as we sat down, the chef came to welcome us and offer his own creations of vegetarian menu!? And he truly delivered ! The food was superb! Add to it...More

Thank nm-50-for
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Birthday Clebration was wonderful. Staff friendly and effient especially Mike. Atmosphere great with linen tablecloth and fresh roses by candlelight. Have enjoyed Paulette's over 35 years.

Thank simsnancyl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at Tripadvisor for good places to eat lunch in Memphis, we choose Paulette's. Wise decision as we were not lead wrong. We had salmon and redfish and both were excellent, and the service was very good. This was an enjoyable stop on our...More

Thank jameslT7934EF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had dinner here last Saturday and from the hostess who met us as the door to our server -- everyone was so very nice!! Our server, Chris Campbell, was so very friendly and helpful that he made the evening even nicer....More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our server Mike was great, very helpful and had a great sense of humor. Food was good, very nice surroundings, great architecture.

Thank mamasonsallie
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Paulette's is upscale by Memphis standards. It is cozy, well-appointed, and a stone's throw from the flowing Mississippi riverbanks. The food is always exceptional, but I make special trips there just for one of the world's best desserts -- their K-Pie. This is a tall...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Everything about Paulette's is overdone. The service wants to be sooo classy but the servers are not able to pull it off. The prices are high but the food is mediocre. The attitude seems to be that they know best so don't question them even...More

Thank Carolyn T
Reviewed 22 May 2017

It is always a delightful experience at Paulette's. To enhance it, I recommend going early and go to the 4th floor for a drink while watching the sunset over the Mississippi River. Small plates also offered up there as well.

Thank bbarnett2_10
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I remember Paulette's from when I lived in Memphis in the 80s and my brother was a crepe chef there briefly in the 70s. It could always be relied on for a classy meal. For this reason I was very comfortable when my brother-in-law selected...More

Thank MacTraveller64
RiverInnMemphis_TN, General Manager at Paulette's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

“Larger groups beware…..” We sincerely apologize to this group for the misunderstanding about table arrangements for this graduation event. It was previously made clear (by phone) to the person making the reservation that it would involve three separate tables. Physically, this was the only solution....More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have a gluten-free menu?
21 January 2017|
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Response from karlfriedrich1 | Property representative |
can arrange a gluten free dish with advance notice, please call 901-260-3300 thank you,
Is it close to downtown?? We will be staying a few blocks from the Peabody Hotel. Would like to be within walking ditance.
28 November 2015|
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Response from karlfriedrich1 | Property representative |
we are 2 miles from the Peabody Hotel, 5 minute with a Taxi.
Is there a brunch menu and how far is it from the Orpheum?
14 November 2015|
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Response from karlfriedrich1 | Property representative |
we have a Brunch menu for Saturday and Sunday. go to paulette's website for the menu. we are about 2 miles from the Orpheum.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 34
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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07:00 - 10:00
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11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8918
    (Island Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-260-3300
  • E-mail
One of Memphis's favorite restaurant's for the last 42 years, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Also available for private parties, weddings, rehearsal dinners and business functions. Serving French and American Cuisine with a Southern flair. Located at the AAA four diamond rated River Inn of Harbor Town Boutique Hotel.
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