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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” (606 reviews)
“beale st” (598 reviews)
“police presence” (223 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Memphis, TN 38103
Midtown
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+1 901-526-0117
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"live music"
in 606 reviews
"beale st"
in 598 reviews
"police presence"
in 223 reviews
"bb kings"
in 311 reviews
"bourbon street in new orleans"
in 99 reviews
"bike night"
in 89 reviews
"great music"
in 404 reviews
"music coming"
in 69 reviews
"wednesday night"
in 76 reviews
"cover charge"
in 104 reviews
"blues city cafe"
in 106 reviews
"few blocks"
in 87 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 104 reviews
"ribs"
in 139 reviews
"walk around"
in 69 reviews
"jerry lee lewis"
in 64 reviews
"lots of fun"
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Reviewed yesterday

~2 blocks of eateries and clubs to keep the BBQ and blues folks happy. Crowds were easily manageable during the week and not all that bad on the weekend.

Thank phale24
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Coming from Austin and having our 6th street district, Beale St. wasn't that great. Cool for the first 30 minutes then I was kinda over it. Wednesday PM motorcycles were cool to see but everything was so over priced we didn't feel the need to...More

Thank tracytaustx
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I walked up and down this street! It’s everything you think it is! Loud, music blaring everywhere! Great shops to browse and shop through, colorful and fun!

Thank Elaine R
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to be. Nice for going out. A little bit calm when we were there. But this might be different on another day.

Thank TurboN
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Considering that Beale Street is or should be a major tourist destination, I found it to be a little flat and unwelcoming. Yes the greats may have played there and there is history littered all around you, but the bars are uninviting, tired and dilapidated...More

Thank RoysterLeeds
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had our 17 year old granddaughter with us. We enjoyed going in to the different establishments and hearing the music. Some were really good.

Thank Martin Y
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Reviewed 3 days ago

really enjoyed the experience of this street we did feel safe and everyone was very friendly when we were there it was the motor bike gathering wow not to be missed if you are there or near

Thank 383PatW
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was our first trip to Memphis. The bell hop at the hotel told us about Beale St. We immediately went to see it. It was so much fun!

Thank Elanita
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Reviewed 3 days ago

June 2018 . This is a MUSt in Memphis . The famous Beale Street , cool Bars and Restaurant , nice Peoples and good Music . You will like it

Thank Elmar R
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We absolutely enjoyed the music, atmosphere, and food on Beale Street. The neon signs at night are very cool to see (and take pics of). What we did notice that, although the buildings are old/historic, many places are also very dirty. Restrooms were pretty gross...More

Thank jdlakeshore
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chaos317_me
7 June 2018|
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Response from johnny m | Reviewed this property |
Don't have any first hand info About Monday nights. There are several music fest there through the year.
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orrdebbie
23 May 2018|
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Response from Progressive Tra... T | Reviewed this property |
There was no cover charge to enter Beale Street when I visited.
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nataliebrandt2018
16 May 2018|
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Response from scottschu | Reviewed this property |
Beale street has activity starting at lunch, however between 2-4 is when we ate and there were no large crowds
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