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B.B. King's Blues Club

143 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103
901-524-5464
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Ranked #41 of 1,263 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Barbecue
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 2nd
Description: Welcome to BB King’s Memphis - Home of the Blues! Established in 1991 - Our menu offers a variety of the South's most delicious comfort food influenced by flavors from New Orleans all the way to the Mississippi Delta, including authentic Memphis-style BBQ. Enjoy the blues experience with the best live entertainment on the street 7 nights a week. Don't miss our gift shop on your way out!
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Columbia, Missouri
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

Spent three days on Beale ended up at BB's everynight. Food was the best we tried. Ribs and service and music.all first rate. There is a cover charge in the evening. It was $5 sat. nite. Well worth it.

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Sydney, Australia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Very good for the live music, average overall for food. Ribs and catfish great, but other food was nothing special and my beer was flat. Staff were good. I'd probably go back though.

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Memphis
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93 reviews 93 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I took my team for lunch here as a celebration. I was disappointed in the quality of the food, but not the quantity. However, my team loved it...so it was a win. I think this is a great place for entertaining and blues in Memphis, just not my pick for lunch or dinner. We ate everything from burgers to ribs.... More

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Dandridge, Tennessee
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155 reviews 155 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The fiance and I went to BB Kings during a night out on Beale Street to celebrate me passing my Coast Guard examinations, to have a few drinks, and just enjoy ourselves. It was a Friday night, and Beale Street was crowded, as there was a Luke Bryan concert happening nearby. We figured we couldn't visit Memphis without a stop... More

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

BB King’s Blues Club was on our list of places to visit on our Memphis vacation. We arrived in the early evening on a Friday so we did not have to pay a cover charge. The club was already full but we only had to wait for approximately ten minutes. Jason, our server brought menus and took our drink orders.... More

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Lansing, MI
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

My party sat at a table right near the stage, so we got a clear view of the house band and could hear the music clearly. I had a salad and beer chili, thinking it would be a small meal. WRONG!!! They don't believe in "small portions" in Memphis! Both salad and chili were excellent. (Chili was a little spicy-hot,... More

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Bayside,NY
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57 reviews 57 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The restaurant had two levels. We sat upstairs. The music was great but very loud. Food was great but service was slow..

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81 reviews 81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The ribs were great. The pork plate was so-so. The band tonight (trio) was fantastic. Polite wait staff who helped with order

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Louisiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Food was good, music and atmosphere were good, drinks are so bad there is a huge box on the menu that says you can't send drinks back! Lady taking the money at the hostess stand was rude. Yes, there is a cover but worth it for the music.

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Chanute, Kansas
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45 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

We got a suggestion from our carriage driver about where to eat on Beale. We had a great time. Some of us had ribs, one had salmon and one steak. Everything was great. We had a ball listening to the music. Service was great. I would go again.

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Additional Information about B.B. King's Blues Club

Address: 143 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: 901-524-5464
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
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 - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: American, Barbecue

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