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Address: 174 Beale Street, Memphis, TN
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Best Live Music on Beale, Nice Bartenders

We walked up and down Beale Street and this place was the only one that gave us really good vibes. We ended up spending our entire night here, and probably had one too many beers.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Dustin S

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up and down Beale Street and this place was the only one that gave us really good vibes. We ended up spending our entire night here, and probably had one too many beers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

This is a terrific place to listen to blues. Be careful to enter the right establishment --- there are several with similar names on Beale. We went there our first night in Memphis and heard the Blues Masters of Memphis. Fantastic. there are about 5 tables and about 15 seats at the bar, so you might have to stand. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Seen Dr. Feelgood Potts here several times. Hands down the best blues joint on Beale St. Real down South blues with casual setting and no pretenses. If you enjoy the Blues and want feel it rather just listen to it: this is the place.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

I stopped here to catch a set of some fine Delta blues. Its a divey kind of place, and it is as commercial as Beal street gets being in the middle of it all, but the bar maid was very pleasant and mixed a decent drink and the music was terrific. No cover, but the drink prices made up for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

We went here on our first night in Memphis and had an unbelievable time. We saw a great group called the Plantation All stars, the singer was an exceptional harmonica player too and Danny on the guitar was great. In fact the whole band were something you could only hope to hear. The bar service was very good and drinks... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

We stopped in here as it was the most authentic and least touristy looking place we could find on Beale St. The blues music was great and the 'Big A** Beers' (PBR) were excellent value. If you want blues on Beale, go here.

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Morrison, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Our first night on Beale we were not super excited to go back, very much like a small Bourbon Street but a must do so we did it. Our second night was much better since we found the Blues Hall Juke Joint! We had originally gone in to quench our thirst for a moment and ended up staying over 3... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

I wandered along Beale Street in the hope that music would draw me inside to one of the many places scattered along Beale Street. The place drew me in like a moth to a flame. If you want authentic blues there is no better place than this joint in Memphis. A must see for lovers of the blues.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

This juke joint is just amazing. Not like anything else on Beale. Vince Johnson and the Plantation Allstars were on while we were there this time. Blew my mind!!!! These guys are crazy good and Vince is the most talented blues/harmonica performer on Beale. We will keep coming back for this awesome band!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Wandered in off the street because I liked what I heard, and decided to stay..for not one, but three bands, and dinner! I would be perfectly fine spending every night of my Memphis vacation here, it's that good. Wonderful decor, nice waitstaff, friendly vibe, local beer, decent food....but the music is really what makes it. Went on a Saturday night... More 

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