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Silky O'sullivan's

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Irish,
183 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3713
+1 901-522-9596
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“oysters” (51 reviews)
“ribs” (64 reviews)
“bbq nachos” (20 reviews)
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American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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183 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3713
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was there on Fat Tuesday, and while Memphis is not a Mardi Gras city they put on a good show. The ribs were good but not great.

Thank Novi-Jeff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’d heard good things so we stopped on our night in Memphis. The staff was friendly. The chocolate brownie-like dessert was good. We also had the sausage and cheese plate which was just ok. It had slices of kielbasa, sticks of cheddar cheese, pickle spears,...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in Silky O'Sullivan's for an early dinner the last time we were in Memphis. It wasn't very crowded yet so we got a table without any trouble. When we first entered, we really thought the place had promise in a dive-bar sort of...More

1  Thank readem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for lunch. Great music playing. Friendly staff. My husband had Gumbo and I had shrimp Po Boy which was really good. Had a great hour and will return during our stay

Thank jackie_rogers59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had some afternoon cocktails here our first day...the Goat Tower cocktail was my Fav...Ashley was our bartender that was very pleasant to be around!! Of course we had to step outside and visit the Diving Goats!!

1  Thank Rad-Rcr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hot fresh pork skins! Mmmm. Also had the chicken and sausage gumbo, which was very good. Fast, courteous service. Just a tad crowded.

Thank bbutler12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok terrance on Beale Street with goats on the yard to look at. Service was slow and food average. Better places around.

Thank 563mikaj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After attending the Blues competition all afternoon at the Orpheum Theatre just up the hill we decided to grab a bite on the famous Beale Street. We decided to try out Silky O’Sullivans. Apparently this spot has been around for over a hundred years so...More

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were several years ago and decided to return. We must have gone later the first time because we suffered several hours of a female singer that had varying degrees of talent. Some songs were very good but others simply sucked. We didn’t stay long...More

Thank nimue2017
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our stop here. We had great drinks and went out back to visit the goats and got a kick out of their sign! I would go back again

Thank tsheetz
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Paul L
18 September 2017|
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Response from Shannon D | Reviewed this property |
We parked in a lot at one end of Beale Street and then walked.
15 July 2017|
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Response from Tracy J | Reviewed this property |
During the daytime hours.
4 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 183 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3713
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-522-9596
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