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Earnestine & Hazel's Bar Grill

#100 of 1,199 Restaurants in Memphis
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84 E Ge Patterson Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-4410
+1 901-523-9754
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11:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Beloit, Wisconsin
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79 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We heard they had the best juke box and burgers in town so we just had to find out for ourselves. It's a DIVE with the best burgers and ice cold beer. Stop in and check it out if you are in town!

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Thank Donna0829
PA
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295 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are looking for candle lit tables and a china plate - go elsewhere. If you can handle, or even seek out those places whose very floor boards hum along to the juke - you have found you new home. This place is dive bar at it's BEST! and yes - the Soul Burger ROCKS. It was hands down... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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66 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

This place is by far the king of dive bars!!! It has the best jukebox, the beer is ice cold and the burgers are great. A true hole in the wall, but one that I will. be back too!

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1 Thank coreygrubb
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were a bit confused about the rustic bar up up front and the nicer bar/restaurant in back. But we thoroughly enjoyed a quick drink and awesome Bacon Mac & Cheese Rolls appetizer. Somewhat disappointed we get the "ghost story" talked about on Google and didn't have dinner... but it was certainly worth the short visit.

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Thank Richard S
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Best dive I have been into for awhile. Gentlemen behind the bar were cool and cooked a perfect soul burger. If you want to avoid crowds and soak in some history this is the place. Bring singles for the jukebox!

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Thank brinahart20
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I went there for dinner while in training at about 7:00 PM on a Tuesday night and was 1 of 3 people in the bar. Walking up I wasn't sure if the place was even still there as the front looked very decrepit. Very dark inside and beat up. I was served quickly and when asked about the history about... More 

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Thank j4wolfe
Bahia de Los Angeles, Mexico
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73 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a great bar. Good music, friendly staff. After midnight is the best time, a bit slow, time to linger over a cold beer and a hot hamburger.

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Thank 519mom
Chadwick, Illinois
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

So we did. Memphis is a very old town and they embrace it. This place reeks of history. MANY movies have been filmed here and you will recognize parts of the place. We saw it late at night FULL of people and then we had lunch there the next day and got the scoop from Clarence the bartender. Very cool... More 

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Thank Billie M
North Lauderdale, Florida
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

A must experience while in Memphis! This is an amazing 2 story historical based local joint (former brothel). It comes with all the history of its time. I got this feeling like I time travelled upon entering. They provide a great assortment of some of best local and international beers - I had a Red Stripe beer- the Jamaican lager... More 

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Thank SpanishNeedle
jonesboro
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108 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

A smokey mess, a terrible burger, and not a decent wine. Nice story neat building, but not where I would choose to eat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 E Ge Patterson Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-4410
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-523-9754

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