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Beale Street

Memphis, TN 38103
+1 901-526-0117
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Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the "Home of the Blues." Flashy music clubs and restaurants abound.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“live music” (543 reviews)
“beale st” (570 reviews)
“police presence” (202 reviews)
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Memphis, TN 38103
+1 901-526-0117
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were there in the day. I’m sure it changes at night. Mostly food places and bars. It was interesting to see where a lot of musicians made their start. Interesting to see one time.

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Toured the Beale Street area this afternoon. Had a good time and was able to grab a couple Memphis souvenirs.

Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great atmosphere. Wednesday night was bike night. Beautiful motorcycles everywhere. Great music and food

Thank Juliet_HD2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beale Street was very quiet for a Tuesday night - very few restaurants open. Heavy police presence in the small area - at least 8 police cars parked at the end of each block, glad to see them but a little disconcerting that they needed...More

Thank rockcottagegardens
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are several places to visit, shop, dance, and eat at on Beale Street. There are street performers who perform for tourists.

Thank Juliana H
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's not Bourbon Street and that's not a bad thing. Other than a few wild weeks in May, Beale Street is a bit more low-key than the (in)famous Bourbon Street. There's lots of live music, great ribs and sometimes the Beale Street Flippers are performing...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Over Two dozen bars and nightclubs,Check out a Show at Fed-Ex Form or The Memphis Orpheum Theater,Then go to the Clubs on World Famous Beale Street,call for a Cinderella Carriage Ride around Downtown then Go Have Drinks at more than 2 Dozen Bars on Beale...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a night of music at the BB King Club and restaurant. The music as always was good and the food and drink was good as well.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to visit but street was smaller than I thought. Can be intimidating during the evening and was advised by our travel rep not to walk back from there in the evening so just got our hotel shuttle to pick us up when...More

Thank Graham G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only went to Beale Street in the day and early evening in October. It was very quiet, hardly any tourists. It is only I think 3 or 4 blocks long so doesn't take much time to walk it! I think I was sort of...More

Thank Karen5056
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1 October 2017|
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Response from drcoonjr | Reviewed this property |
We were there on Sunday afternoon and it was open.
10 September 2017|
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Response from Willie H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea