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Alchemy

#102 of 1,217 Restaurants in Memphis
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940 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-5605
+1 901-726-4444
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16:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 16:00
Mon - Wed 16:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 16:00 - 01:30
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133 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After getting settled in, we headed out for St. Patrick’s Day drinks. We wanted to avoid the rougher bars, so we came to Alchemy since we love a good cocktail. This place was divine. They offer small plate food, a large selection of beer and of course a wide variety of craft cocktails. I had the Alchemist, Bees Capris and... More 

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Thank JustJamesus
Aiken, South Carolina, United States
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140 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cool atmosphere and knowledgeable bartender. We had him recommend drinks for us based on our choice of spirits. We weren't disappointed. We would definitely go back and try the small plates.

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Thank citidwel
Memphis, TN
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I love this restaurant! Small plates are my idea of the way to have a great dinner- little bits of delicious things. They've taken the couches and chairs out of the bar area, which is a shame, but we were seated on a very comfortable banquette in the dining room. I had the scallops and the mussels. The mussels were... More 

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Thank GypsyMimi
Paris, France
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The Alchemy offers a very good choice of imaginative cocktails (invented by the previous bartender). The atmosphere is friendly and good. The food however was disappointing. Paid 130$ for 4 people for 4 cocktails, fries, grilled cheese, a crab cake and a scallop bruschetta. Will definitively go back for the cocktails.

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Thank MLDP75
Tupelo, Mississippi
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96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I have eaten with this establishment many times. Today the only plus was our waiter. The Bloody Mary was ordinary where it was always outstanding. One could choose your garnishes and mix--no longer. The food was ok but my dish was barely warm. The hash browns with pimento had almost no cheese? Todays meal was far below the standard that... More 

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Thank Alexander B
Memphis, Tennessee
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133 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had a friend come into town for the weekend- I opted to take her to Alchemy where Conor and his staff always treat me like a celebrity, this was no different-food was great, servcie was attentive and cocktails were imaginative. Xanthe was our waitress and she was very helpful. For a great drink on a budget -I recommend the... More 

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Thank mmemphis2016
South Houston, Texas
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Great for after work mixer, private room dining, with regal loft like feel. Exposed ceiling and bricked walls... gives it a seductive appeal. Located on Main Street with access to the trolley, making it convenient to access. Great food and drinks.

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Thank niedriak
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9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

My best friend and I visited on Tuesday the 27th. This was her first and my 2nd visit. The host was welcoming and professional. The ambience was warm and inviting. We ordered 4 small plates and 2 big plates as well as drinks. Everything was absolutely delicious! We enjoyed it so much! We are definitely returning with our significant others... More 

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Thank Keitra L
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is one of my regular places to go. I would have given it 5 stars, but the food can be inconsistent at times. Many nights it's 5 stars, but some nights it seems to be only 3 stars. I'm not sure if I just hit it at times the main chef is out. If you stick with the basics,... More 

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Thank Deborah H
carrollton TX, United States
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85 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

The deviled eggs were delicious, as were the the fish tacos and Mussels. Actually the Mussels were terrific! Plump, meaty and with an excellent broth. They have a limited dessert menu (3) so we got one of each. The chocolate truffle cookie was very good. The chiffon cake was good. But the star of the round was the lemon creme... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 16:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 01:30
Friday
16:00 - 01:30
Saturday
16:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 940 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-5605
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-726-4444

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?