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22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
+1 901-722-2244
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Of you are looking for good good in a nice atmosphere with no loud mudicr, then this place is perfect. Great service, delicious food and wine and worth the higher prices of other restaurants

1  Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Bari never disappoints! Perfect for a group or just hanging at the bar. The food is incredible and the wine list and specialty drinks are so good! We like to start with a cocktail then transition to a nice bottle of Poggio for dinner. Top...More

Thank mdgammon
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Bari is a moderately cozy Italian restaurant in the Overton Square area of Memphis, with a good wine list of Italian wines and a very good cheese list. I had oysters to start and grilled sardines as a main. Both were tasty. The oysters were...More

Thank Cotty C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I'll start with what I liked about Bari. The wine was decent. The decor was soothing. The restaurant was quiet, no loud music and so it was possible to have a conversation with friends. A quiet restaurant is such a rarity that I really wanted...More

2  Thank Kalindanya
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

An upscale Italian restaurant, with nice decor and an attentive server. I ordered the calamari appetizer-and it was heavily over cooked. It was very rubbery and almost inedible. I order calamari fairly frequently, and this was the worst I've ever had. This is a big...More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Bari is always a great choices for dinner or small plates. The kitchen is attentive to detail and the food is for the most part excellent. There is always a great special and small plates options. The bar is comfortable and provides casual seating for...More

Thank CabanaWoman
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Take a break from the great Memphis Q and enjoy this creative authentic Italian bistro. Truly special meal and the speak easy upstairs is the best bar I can remember ever going to.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Bari is consistently one of the best places to dine in Memphis. The specials are great, the small plates are, too. The bar is comfortable and the service is outstanding.

Thank Cabana M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This was my first time to dine there, and with a little luck, it won't be my last. Nice atmosphere, friendly service, and the food is delicious. Anything from the radicchio salad, to the fresh, cold water oysters to the Orecchiette (pasta) were great starters....More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 12 August 2017

They do it right. Excellent Italian cuisine, not just pasta and pizza. My favorite is the sardine - sardine alla graticola - dish. Mmmmm. Accompanied by sauteed Rapini, MMMMMMM! Subdued lighting, a pleasant enviorment, and great wait staff all make this an inviting and romantic...More

Thank dukemeteo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 80
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
    (Madison Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-722-2244
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