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Bardog Tavern

#69 of 1,283 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
Downtown
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73 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2405
901-275-8752
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Today
11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 3:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Bar scene
Dining on a budget
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Delivery
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Irish tavern feel

Met some good friends there for dinner and to visit. The food was good but diners should know this is a smoking bar. They have a good fan system that helps but non smokers will still smell like smoke after visiting. There is a downstairs non smoking dining area that opens after 7pm. This is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2015
Bobbyodawg
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Memphis, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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107 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Memphis, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Met some good friends there for dinner and to visit. The food was good but diners should know this is a smoking bar. They have a good fan system that helps but non smokers will still smell like smoke after visiting. There is a downstairs non smoking dining area that opens after 7pm. This is a tavern and it seemed... More 

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Olive Branch, Mississippi
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Met a couple of friends there for dinner and a drink. The menu looked promising when we checked online and thought we'd give them a try. Bardog is, first, a bar. They serve food as well, and it's good. I had the Amazing Island Club and enjoyed it as something different than the standard ham and turkey version. My wife... More 

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Good for drinks and interesting options for lunch on the Sat-Sun brunch menu. Bar allows smoking, so if you aren't a smoker, you might want to try a different location

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Denver
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We were surprised to walk into a smoking bar but we were pleased by the service and food. Great for a late-night snack.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

it's a smokers' paradise....good food but you can't breath while you're eating YET they say it's a smoking establishment upstairs...too bad

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We ate here after arriving in memphis before the Grizzlies vs. Lakers game, around 7. Great atmosphere. Ordered sliders and a sub that were fantastic. Guy next to us ordered a plate of oysters and when he finished he ordered another plate they were so good! Lol and they did smell amazing. Great bar!

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Raleigh
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60 reviews 60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

16 of us traveled together for three days and most of us hit this bar at least once a day. Nice location off beaten path. Give it a whirl as one of your many libation hits.

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138 reviews 138 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Don't come here on a first date but this place is such a cool place to hang out at. Tasty looking food and an impressive line of beers. We had a couple local drafts for 3.00 a piece. I'll be back when in town

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Bristol
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150 reviews 150 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We came here to eat one evening and I have to say it felt much more like a bar than a place to seat down and have a good meal. The food here was good, but nothing special, however my salad had way too much dressing which pretty much ruined it! Also the bar was freezing cold, so much so... More 

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Chesterfield, Missouri
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stopped at Bardog right before we left for home. The food was good and they had a couple of nice local beers on draft. Our waitress really worked hard to make sure we knew all the items that Bardog was well known for and she gave very good service. A Veggie wrap with fries was 8.99, reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 73 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2405
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 901-275-8752

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?