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Brother Juniper's

Certificate of Excellence
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University Area Neighborhood Association
As featured in Best Food in Memphis
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3519 Walker Ave, Memphis, TN 38111
+1 901-324-0144
Sun 08:00 - 13:00
Tue - Fri 06:30 - 13:00
Sat 07:00 - 12:30
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We we're a little Leary as we walked in to Brother Junipers but we also realize that the best food places are always the ones that surprise you. This was the best breakfast I have EVER had. Amongst the 3 of us we tried the San Diegan, the Denver omelette and the granola with yogurt and blueberries. We were all... More 

Thank Chrissy B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoy going to Brother Juniper's for breakfast on Sunday mornings. There is a nice mix of families and couples, the food is great and it is local. My wife and I enjoy the omelettes (there is a wide variety of combinations) and the large fluffy biscuits. It can be a little loud at times but frankly that is what... More 

Thank Benefitsguy1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

local, crowded, huge cinnamon buns, exceptional food. tough parking. go early, especially on the weekends. sitting outside in spring was nice, but only 3 tables available.

1 Thank Henry H
Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's always great to get down to Brother Juniper's for Breakfast in Memphis. If you've not tried it... you need to make you way over to Walker Avenue (Close to the University of Memphis) and try this out. Everything I've ever ordered there has been great... but I'm partial to those incredible biscuits they make. Yummy!

1 Thank Mike H
Memphis, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always busy, so don't be in a rush. Good food with good people who care about what they do....simple

Thank seanlibbey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going here for 30 years. Best breakfast in the city. Go early on the weekend because there's usually a line.

Thank Susan R
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our breakfast with family at Brother Juniper's. We were visiting Memphis and looking for a place to have breakfast on a Sunday day morning. Brother Junipers was exactly what we were looking for.

Thank Gwen T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say?? There isn't anything I don't love about this place. The food the coffee the waitresses and the fact they all were skirts (which btw is freaking adorable) I always get the garden and the lamb or the num 2 and a raspberry mocha. Never ever do they disappoint

Thank RAChampeau
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had omelets, waffles, grits, sausage, biscuits and home fries. The biscuits were solid. The omelets had way too much cheese and green onions. I was expecting spectacular grits in Memphis and these were very bland. Sausage was way overdone. Waffle was pretty good. Food was served super fast. I might go back here and try something else but it... More 

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
Casscoe, Arkansas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This restaurant has been a staple for me since college days. It's practically on the u of Mem campus. I've tried almost everything on the menu. I always leave there feeling nourishes. The strawn bread is homemade and available by the loaf to take with you. If there's any left. Yummy.

Thank Celeste R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 20
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
06:30 - 13:00
06:30 - 13:00
06:30 - 13:00
06:30 - 13:00
07:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3519 Walker Ave, Memphis, TN 38111
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > University Area Neighborhood Association
  • Neighbourhood: University Area Neighborhood Association
  • Phone Number: +1 901-324-0144
Food, family and community best describe this hidden jewel in Memphis tucked away in the heart of the University area, and known as the best breakfast in Memphis. We have home-cooked meals with fresh ingredients, excellent service in a friendly casual atmosphere, and beautiful garden seating. Bread, biscuits and pastries are baked fresh from scratch every day.

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