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Ground Zero Blues Club

Blues Alley, 0, Clarksdale, MS
+1 662-621-9009
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“kingfish” (5 reviews)
“catfish” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Blues Alley, 0, Clarksdale, MS
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1 - 10 of 373 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is amazing and music was awesome! Here you feel the authentic America and the roots of soul and rock n roll. Let the blues roll...!

Thank Fabio C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yes, Morgan Freeman is co-owner, but one sparrow does not spring make. OK music, OK food, large choice of drinks, but the atmosphere is "faux blues". Well done, tourists love it, but the only soul this place has, comes from the musicians.

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is obviously the largest and most set up bar for tourists. It was the only place across TN, MS and LA we visited that charged a cover for the door. Band were pretty good and staff friendly enough

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so happy to see they were open for lunch. Live music starts at 8pm 4 nights a week and I was in town for half a day so I gotta make another trip. Morgan Freeman owns the club and reportedly pops in a...More

Thank Dale S
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in the area, be sure to stop in. Sample the catfish, which was outstanding. Service was friendly and good. Unfortunately, we were too early for the music, which starts at 8:00.

Thank mccayk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clarksdale is a very sleepy looking place, but full of great people. This restaurant serves good bar food in a very pleasant, friendly atmosphere.Got to sing with some locals there celebrating a 21st birthday. Excellent sound system for local and touring bands (you may wish...More

Thank nwfamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Estuvimos en Ground Zero el pasado 9 de agosto. El local, visto des del exterior, realmente da yuyu pero, como se puede comprobar seguidamente, forma parte de la propia decoración. El precio de la comida es razonable. Pedimos tomates verdes fritos que estaban francamente buenos....More

Thank CaterinaBCN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was average and over priced. Atmosphere was typical with graffiti and memorabilia on every surface. Went because Morgan freeman owns it and felt most everyone else dos too. Entertainment was good but no more so than in Ohio. Probably unfair with only 1 night...More

Thank Georgia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great music and food, but do not like drinking from a plastic cup. Atmosphere and authentic Blues music was perfect!

Thank MaxandSue1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I so desperately wanted to love my visit here yet somehow i feel it wasn't all i had hoped it would be. Firstly this isn't a rip off place, the food and drink is fairly priced though given some of the meals i have enjoyed...More

Thank Simon W
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greatdane2016
18 October 2016|
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Response from Alton R | Reviewed this property |
I only experienced live music during dinner, never lunch
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susan c
27 August 2015|
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Response from beckyb922 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is
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ESWright
14 July 2015|
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Response from Robynne W | Reviewed this property |
I went midweek, I would assume all would be open weekends. Well worth a visit!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blues Alley, 0, Clarksdale, MS
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: +1 662-621-9009
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