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51 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8849
+1 901-260-3344
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“spring salad” (6 reviews)
“gumbo” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8849
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over the past couple of years, Tugs has become or brunch location. The ambiance is comforting and relaxing. It's fun to sit at a table and watch the fun exchanges between people sitting at the bar. You can see the river and occasional barge from...More

Thank A4402ERjohnc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great, with good prices. Our server Jose, was very friendly and provided outstanding service. We will be back again!

Thank Cassidy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good bar fare, and a good place to go, sit by the window, look out at the river and get cocktails and cocktail lounge food, including such standards as burgers and fries, etc. They have a brunch that I have not gone to, however they...More

Thank JClayHall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent services provided to our birthday group today! Server by the name of Brian is superb, very pleasant. We love dining at Tugs and when we have relatives and friiends visit us, we always dine at Tugs. Great Staff at Tugs especially Brian!

Thank loretta041
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visiting Memphis from UK for second time and returned to Tug's. Caught in a summer rainstorm, Tug's patent gumbo warned us up and blackened fish cheered us up until the sun broke out again across Old Man River outside. Christina was a delight!

2  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Tucked away, out of the hustle & bustle of the big city is Tug's, probably one of thge finest restaurants in all of Memphis! Over looking the Mississippi River, Tugs has a special charm, coupled with a fantastic wait staff that makes the dining experience...More

Thank DrJimDoster
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We stopped for a quick bite before bed and ordered salad, chicken tenders and quesadillas without great expectations. But we were surprised by the quality of the ingredients and this amazing fried chicken, so crusty and juicy. The cocktails were great too. Excellent and casual.

1  Thank 777_Carla
Reviewed 31 July 2017

had lunch last week with the wife. Catfish was great! service was quick and attentive. Was visiting from out of town or we'd certainly eat there again!

1  Thank Aputnam
Reviewed 16 July 2017

After dinner elsewhere, we returned to the River Inn at Harbor Town and had fabulous apple pie and coffee at Tug's.

1  Thank GdotG
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The food and service were GREAT! Brian Culetta is AWESOME! He was attentive and answered every question we had (all 15 of us!)

1  Thank Ollie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8849
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-260-3344
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