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998 Mississippi Blvd, Memphis, TN 38126-5704
+1 901-507-1519
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11:00 - 19:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

My family and I ate here for lunch and almost needed a nap! The greens, fried chicken and fish were just like grandma's. The fried green tomatoes hit the lick! The cobbler sent us over the moon!

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Thank Dana W
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Excellent experience! Visited 6/25/16 and enjoyed it tremendously. As a food connoisseur, I am very aware of what's fresh and what isn't. This was definitely home cooked food from scratch. Each person in my party had a different dish and I was able to taste a variety of dishes. They were all supreme. Good food that I would highly recommend... More 

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Thank Atlanta_Dreaming
Spokane, Washington
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140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Make your map quest....your driver...find.... THE FOUR WAY Restaurant. Best, I mean THE BEST fried chicken. Best cabbage, corn, okra, black eyed peas and collard greens !!!!!!!!!!!! It's worth finding this place. Food cooked the real southern way. Darn, I wish I didn't live 10 states away. Lucky you if you are hungry for real southern cookin' Food quickly served.... More 

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Thank Carol W
Crossville, Tennessee
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Wow...if any of you had a good ole southern cook for your great grandparent or grand mother you have already sat yourself down at The Four Way restaurant. Absolutely some of the best vegetables, Turkey and dressing, and southern home brewed sweet tea. Martin Luther King jr had his last meal here and Elvis frequented and loved the food also.... More 

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Thank Karen A
Little Rock, Arkansas
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

This was definitely worth the drive. Restaurant decent in bad part of town. Food is incredible! My favorites are turkey and dressing, yams, mashed potatoes, OMG greens, cornbread and pecan pie. I eat like its my last meal. Last time i brought a cooler and bought sides for the next day. Yes its wonderful!!!

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Thank mickey807
Sulphur, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I was very disappointed with my decision to bring my family here. Based on the issues the restaurant was experiencing with the plumbing system they should have closed down for the day. The food was disgusting & I have no idea how people rate this as soul food. The waitress had an attitude the entire time. And we asked to... More 

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Thank ICUtravel2
Racine, Wisconsin
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

Out group of eight had lunch starting at 12:30 PM and we expected some difficulty to serve a group our size during lunch hour. But, Four Way Restaurant did a terrific job and the food was outstanding. I grew-up not too far from the Mississippi River and two staples often on our dinner table were fried green tomatoes and catfish.... More 

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Thank TGNWIUSA
Memphis, Tennessee
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

The food is excellent, in my opinion this is the best soul food resturant in the city of Memphis. This resturant has been on the corner of Mississppi and Walker since 1946. When I was a child living in Leymone Gardens in the 1960's it was good and it's good today.

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Thank sederia
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Food was great. Probably the coolest place we ate during our 7 day stay in Memphis (and we went to some pretty cool places!) Had some fried chicken and catfish, followed by some of the nicest Lemon Meringue Pie we have had in the states! Great atmosphere. All the staff and customers were friendly and we had nice chats! The... More 

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Thank Paul M
San Francisco, CA
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

Good southern food, plenty of choices, but the best part is the history. We met the owner as he walked around telling stories about the restaurant and the neighborhood. The people working and eating there are great resources if you want to learn more about the civil rights struggle in Memphis. This is an important part of the history of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 998 Mississippi Blvd, Memphis, TN 38126-5704
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-507-1519

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