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McEwen's On Monroe

120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
+1 901-527-7085
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
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1 - 10 of 565 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food! Great ambiance! Great location. Great drinks and desert! Can’t go wrong! Will definitely be going back.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 9,013,345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch before visiting the Museum of Soul and Rock. We were seated next to the fireplace, and that felt very good on this cold day. The service was fast. I think a lot of local business people eat here. I had the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vt2go
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a rainy Friday night based on reviews. As a group of 4, it would have been better to have a table than sit at the bar. Food was very tasty and great portions. Great drink options and desserts too!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank LennyS_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No question. Best food in Memphis. Without doubt. Four people, one fish, two meat, one vegetarian meal, all agreed. Fabulous meal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GDL4152
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Great food and close proximity to hotel. I try to eat here at least once during my stay when I am in town for work.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wanderer10236146699
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Shoutout to @McEwens in Memphis. May be the best meal I had over a long weekend in Memphis. The staff were phenomenal, the collard greens unreal, and the old-fashioned with W.L. Weller was the best I've ever had. I highly recommend for anyone in Memphis.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank tbass10
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We wanted a quieter, finer dining experience one night and chose this based on reviews. There are three (I think) dining spaces. It feels like an old house - comfortable and homey. We had sweet potato crusted catfish and flank steak with mashed potato pancake...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Janyce M
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Everything we ordered here was delicious from apps to desserts! Highly recommend this place when in town. We stayed at the Peabody hotel which was a short 4 min walk.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Felicia S
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Have been frequenting Memphis for business for the last 10 years and never miss eating here when in town. The menu is consistent, but that’s because everything is phenomenal. However, the specials always make my ordering decisions difficult. Love the whole staff here and hope...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ryant272
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent small plates with a good wine list. Service was fabulous - great suggestions and fabulous sense of humor which added to a great experience. Don’t miss the shrimp and grits!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AnnzOz
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Questions & Answers
18 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry, yes we have Valet for our dinner service and we do accept walkins
29 November 2015|
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Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
Yes its super close by, just one block onto Monroe St right next door to the Residence Inn
Charla S
19 July 2015|
Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
We do not have a printed children's menu , but we are very accommodating to all of our guest. Thank you for your interest in McEwens.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
    (2ND & MONROE)
  • Public Transportation: Main Street Trolley stop is less than half block from restaurant entrance. Trolley stop located at Monroe and Mid America Mall.
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-7085
  • E-mail
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