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Beale Street

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Address: Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: +1 901-526-0117
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the...

Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the "Home of the Blues." Flashy music clubs and restaurants abound.

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It was during the day so we missed the fun music but we had a good lunch. The weather was very cool so hope to visit when it is warmer to be out and about after sundown.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Evansville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It's a lot of fun at night. Go in wet willys for a frozen cocktail. Try bb kings for the music there is music in just about every club from blues to Elvis to rock and roll. You can carry drinks out onto the street, just don't leave Beale street with thwm

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Ayrshire, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

An eye opener. Go prepared to see the sights and sounds. The characters in this street are something to see. It is like something out of a James Bond movie. Dont be shocked just go there and sample the atmosphere.

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Vestavia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a good time, Beale Street is the place to be. Great food! Great music! Great atmosphere!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great places to eat and walk around. Lil shops along the way to pick up gifts. Friendly people. Everything is very close by.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A walk down Beale street is a historical musical and delicious walk for everyone. It has something for everyone gifts, food and some of the finest music ever heard. When you are done your belly will be full and your soul filled with music.

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Morton, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Maybe not a true review since we were there during a cool winter day. The sunlight does highlight that this is a dirty street with trash cans every 25 feet. In all fairness, there was not trash on the streets, just not clean. Only three blocks long, almost all restaurants and bars. No live music was performed so it was... More 

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Kirkwood, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited Beale Street several times over the years but really got to know it over St. Jude Memphis Marathon weekend. There is good food, drinks and music everywhere on both sides of the two block area that is designated pedestrian only. Bars and restaurants sell beverages right out the walk up windows but go on in and dance... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Pleanty of gift shops selling alsorts. Great to get souvenirs from. Shwarbs hardware store has been ooen since 1876 and sells everything it even has a small museum ustairs. Beale Street at night transforms completely, coming alive with music from buskers, live bands and bars. Police are parked both top and bottom of the street so you feel safe. Theres... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was during the day so we missed the fun music but we had a good lunch. The weather was very cool so hope to visit when it is warmer to be out and about after sundown.

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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I don't drink, which may make a difference. But it just seemed to be pretty quiet there. I was expecting it to be more like Broadway in Nashville and it wasn't. One thing I didn't like was the street people hassling me. I totally feel for them and I'm too kind to ignore them when they're directly talking to me.... More 

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