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Hard Rock Cafe

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Address: 126 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: +1 901-529-0007
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Description: As artist Billy Swan sang, "Memphis Rocks!" Located in the cotton-trading...
As artist Billy Swan sang, "Memphis Rocks!" Located in the cotton-trading capital of the Delta, Memphis virtually invented blues, soul and rock 'n' roll. Once well-known for heavy gambling, voodoo, murder and prostitution, Memphis is just a hard-rocking place where you can get great food and hear hot tunes. Home to both Sun Records and Stax Records, this city has always been foremost in finding talent, and the rollicking live music scene is still kicking hard today. Maybe that's why Memphis is mentioned in more songs than just about any other city. So if you're out "Walking In Memphis" on the "Memphis Streets" and you get yourself a mean case of the "Walkin' Blues," just do the electric slide or "Memphis Boogie" right on into the Hard Rock Cafe Memphis and let us ease you into "Memphis Bliss." Our historic building, set on boogie street Beale, has done time as a recording studio and a saloon - the perfect combination for an electrifying menu that'll make you stomp and shout. Memphis was also Elvis's home, and the only place he ever felt he belonged. So come on down, y'all, for a taste of Southern hospitality and "Good Rockin' Tonight," 'cause you're bound to soon feel the exact same way. And while Elvis may have left the building (on a "Memphis Train?"), you can stay as long as you want. It's a "Memphis Thing."
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Rescued from Beale Street

Beale Street for us was not that great. Every place was flanked with people that I wouldn't want to be in darkened club with. So we headed to Hard Rock Cafe. It was better than... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
Anne C
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Jefferson City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Greeted by a great guy who made our visit most memorable, wonderful food, and great staff! Even though we lost a bag with camera and mini pad with photos of our trip to the Japanese American Relocation site in Rohwer Arkansas, we take happy memories of Memphis stop at Hard Rock.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Beale Street for us was not that great. Every place was flanked with people that I wouldn't want to be in darkened club with. So we headed to Hard Rock Cafe. It was better than last one we went to in Nashville. Liked the layout and food was good. Also we were seated fairly quickly. Service was very good too.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Would have given a better score but my daughter ordered Mac and cheese and chicken it came without the chicken, my wife ordered a side of mash potatoes that never came and when we asked and they brought it the mash was cold apart the serving staff were very nice and the food we did get was great

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Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

The cafe embraces the local themes with an everything Memphis mural on the outside brick wall, mural of famous area musicians over the bar and Elvis memorabilia over the stage which hosts live entertainment. They also have local beer on tap which is something we always look for.

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Corby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

They have moved from the bottom of beale street to the top it's smaller and doesn't have as much memorabilia as the other one had, there are some nice pictures on the ceiling.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Live music at 7 on a Wednesday! Awesome! Free valet with 25 purchase. Food is pricey. But the teenagers loved it. Located right on beal street.

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Hobart, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Hi Our meal was alright but not wonderful at Hard Rock Cafe but the insult was being asked for proof of age when we are in our 60s before they would serve us an alcoholic drink. I could understand perhaps if we were in our 30s and looked like we were under 21 but when my husband is bald and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

First night in Memphis. Don't know where to go locally. AAAAJ a HE Cafe. That will do. Everyone knows what to expect even before you get it. Ribs and pulled pork was as we anticipated. But it was what we needed at the time. It was a three star experience. The fourth star was for Lynette who was a true... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I've been to several and there was nothing out of the ordinary about this one. Food was okay. Service was mediocre. Appetizer came after the entree. Limited memorabilia. The valet attendants were helpful.

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Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

My husband & I visited the Hard Rock Cafe after completing the Backbeat Mojo Tour in Memphis. We have visited quite a few Hard Rock Cafes & I really liked the size of this one - not too big and the decor looks very fresh. Unsurprisingly, as in Memphis, Elvis memorabilia is the main display. The staff were all friendly... More 

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Additional Information about Hard Rock Cafe

Address: 126 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: +1 901-529-0007
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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