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Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse

551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
+1 901-762-8200
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an exceptional traditional steakhouse. The wine list is excellent, the steaks are out of this world and the service is great.

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each and every time we visit Folks Folly it is wonderful. From the service to the atmosphere to the amazing food, it never disappoints. This visit was no exception. We love to book a private room after enjoying the beautiful piano bar. This time I...More

1  Thank Alyson W
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Alyson, Happy to hear about another unbelievably fabulous evening with us! We love to hear this! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know! We look forward to you dining with us again in the near future! Best Regards, Shanna...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On vacation and wanted to enjoy a nice steak house for a birthday celebration. Most reviews were favorable. Had a private dining room for 6. The service was outstanding as Rose was our primary waitress. The food is awesome and we will be sure to...More

Thank kpr1704
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear Kpr1704, Thank you for letting us know about your recent visit! So happy to hear that your birthday celebration was such a memorable experience! I will be sure to pass this along to Rose and the rest of our team! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Folks Folly for a special Birthday celebration and the experience was wonderful! This is a bit of an upscale restaurant and the price is on the high side, but well worth it. The steaks are cooked to order and for those not...More

Thank KRPG
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Dear KRPG, It sounds like you had a wonderful night, celebrating a special birthday. We are so glad you chose to celebrate with us. We look forward to you dining with us again soon! Best Regards, Shanna

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here with bunch of people from work for a nice dinner. They set us up with a private room and did not mind when unexpected people showed up. I split a filet and a NY strip with a coworker and both were delicious....More

Thank Tarps86
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tarps86, Thank you for the kind words! Happy to hear your group had such a great dining experience! We look forward to you dining with us again soon! Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 11 June 2017

If you're in Memphis and you want something other than bar-b-que this is the place to go of a great meal. The menu has all of the classic foods a great steak house will have and they have an extensive wine list. I had the...More

Thank Thomas V
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Dear Thomas, Thank you for letting us know about your recent dining experience. We look forward to you and your son dining with us again on your next trip to Memphis! Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 9 June 2017

We are two friends who wanted a leisurely dinner to catch up with each other. After ordering, the salad and appetizer arrived together and dinner arrived a few minutes later. The two pieces of Calamari were wonderful but the other 90% got shoved aside when...More

Thank William P
Management response:Responded 12 June 2017

Dear William, Thank you for letting us know about your recent dining experience. I'm sorry to hear that you were disappointed. I hope that you will give us another chance in the near future. If I can assist in making that happen, please feel free...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A Memphis Treasure, We are so fortunate to have such an amazing restaurant. Great management, great service, world class steaks. Great for special occasions and entertaining. Awesome, Awesome Always make us feel special.

Thank fredrick s
Management response:Responded 2 June 2017

Dear Fredrick, Thank you so much for your kind words! Thank you for choosing to celebrate your special anniversary with us! We hope you will celebrate many more with us! Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Folk's was a very nice place to eat. Prices were very fair for an upscale steakhouse. Steaks were prepared perfectly!. Order the mac and cheese !Great wine list.

Thank John H
Management response:Responded 24 May 2017

Dear John H., Thank you for your feedback on your dining experience! Happy to hear you had a nice evening! We look forward to you dining with us again soon! Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

It's the little things!!! I made an online reservation and added a note about it being my husband's 40th birthday. Upon arrival there were 2 gold balloons tied to his chair, the manager came over twice to wish him a happy birthday AND they served...More

Thank ALaRusso
Management response:Responded 23 May 2017

Dear ALaRusso, Thank you for your recent review! We are so happy to hear that you had such a great birthday celebration with us, for your husband! We will make sure and pass along your praise to Curt! We hope to have you dine with...More

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al g
3 September 2016|
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Response from Lyn T | Reviewed this property |
Jackets are not necessary. Business casual is appropriate unless you have a special event.
Toni H
26 August 2016|
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Response from CarlosERG | Reviewed this property |
I can't disagree with any of the observations made so far. Enjoy!
11 August 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-762-8200
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