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Review of Majestic Grille

Majestic Grille
Ranked #19 of 1,630 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$40
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighbourhood: Downtown
Cross street: Peabody
Transit: Peabody Place Trolley Stop
Description: While dining at The Majestic Grille you might expect to see Myrna Loy & William Powell sitting at the bar, zinging witty one-liners at each other over ice-cold martinis. Originally built in 1913 as the Majestic No. 1, a silent picture house that entertained Memphians for three decades, the restaurant gives diners a glimpse of the heady Hollywood days of ol'. From the beautifully restored Beaux Arts décor to expertly prepared classic cocktails to warm, gracious service to Chef/Owner Patrick Reilly's award wining, yet remarkably comfortable food, you find yourself feeling transported to another time. Add to that the largest private movie screen in the city showing silent films & classic movies and you're center stage in an atmosphere that reclaims the cinematic glory of the dawn of the silver screen. Named Best Restaurant, Best Brunch and Best Chef, The Majestic Grille has won accolades in regional and national press. As a community gathering spot for the Arts, The Majestic Grille offers up a dining experience that delights all the senses! Whether sipping a mimosa at our 'Ultimate' Sunday Brunch, hosting a business dinner in a private room, or watching the trolley roll by on our beautiful patio, we invite you to join us for a special dining experience in our historic downtown location. We look forward to seeing you soon, Deni & Patrick Reilly
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We stopped here for a late, light lunch in the shade, and it was perfect. I had the chopped salad and my husband-- a real Ceasar salad snob-- had (and loved) his Ceasar salad. Our waiter was friendly, attentive, and professional.
We sat outside and admired the beautiful art deco exterior (so much great art deco in Memphis!!!), but I did peak inside and it was also really attractive.

Thank Peg B
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

So great! Amazing service, delicious food. Felt very fancy and old-fashioned, (like Frank Sinatra might walk by) but food was anything but stodgy. Really a fantastic spot for a family -- we felt like it was an occasion, but food was accessible for our 13 and 11 year olds, and prices were good. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We were drawn to the Majestic because of walking by the outside seating. Everyone's brunch looked good. Opted to dine inside, a really unique building where they played old movies on the wall. They bloody Mary's were wonderfully horseradishy. They bring you buttery biscuits to start. We got a side of gravy to enjoy with them. The artichoke Benedict was very yummy, an uncommon find. We left very stuffed at a reasonable price. The service was friendly.

Thank Jennmcc
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The staff was very pleasant and acccomodating. Being from out of town we didn't realize the restaurant would be crowded so early since there was a show at the theater. However they seated us promptly. They food was very good but we mostly had a variety of appetizers. Would definitely go back. Loved the black and white movies projected on the wall.

Thank crewealp
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Nice dining establishment downtown Memphis that plays a silent movie while you dine, however the large plant in the middle kind of blocks the view depending on where you are seated. The atmosphere, wait staff, and food were great.

Thank KErv82
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