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940 South Cooper, Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 726-4444
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4:00 pm - 1:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Wed 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 31
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  • 4
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  • 4
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
I love Cooper Young area in Midtown~

Large bar, plenty of tables and comfortable seating arrange to mingle. Nice hang out for drinks during the week or on the weekend. Serves several signature drinks and small plates on Alchemy's tapas-style menu just the right size. My favorite, Southern Antipasta – Smoked Chicken Salad, Pimento... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
uptown63
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collierville, tn
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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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75 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We visited Alchemy with our friend while we were visiting Memphis. He had heard good things and we thought we'd try it for Sunday brunch. We were a party of 6 and everything started out fine. Sunday brunch has the Bloody Mary Bar and other special drinks. We each ordered a drink and it didn't take too long to receive... More 

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Rogers, Arkansas
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Memphis has no shortage of great restaurants but this is one of our favorites when visiting. The location is easy to find in the pleasant, slow-paced Cooper-Young area with plenty of interesting shops nearby. We like the brunch menu with authentic Southern breakfast items including biscuits & gravy, grits (loaded or otherwise), and chicken & waffles. It may be a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Lucky stumble on our last day of 10 days driving through the South! Parking was easy in the side lot. The menu was lovely with great twists on classics: crab cake Benedict was amazing. The biscuit really was heavenly, and we had been sampling them in 3 states. It was light and flaky and well worth the extra order we... More 

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San Francisco, CA
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I am dreaming of the biscuits I had for breakfast yesterday. My whole breakfast (crab cake benedict) was delicious, but those biscuits......... We had trouble finding great food in Memphis, and wish we would have discovered this for other meals earlier in our stay. Super sweet staff. Great spot in a fun part of Memphis.

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San Francisco, California
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

After a disappointing two days in Memphis , we finally found the Cooper Young district . Wow ! Had a wonderful brunch at Alchemy. Shrimp and bacon Nash with poached eggs ! Yum !! Had a Bloody Mary as well - world class !

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Oxford, MS
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98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Enjoyed a dinner at Alchemy while in the Cooper-Young area of Memphis. Very nice atmosphere with comfortable seating, large bar and several corner conservation areas. We shared two small plates which turned out to be plenty of food and we both left full. Had the fish tacos which were excellent and a mixed plate that had several familiar servings but... More 

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Long Valley, New Jersey
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176 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I visited this restaurant with my business colleagues. The drinks have unique names and great combination of ingredients. We loved the charcuterie and Brussel sprouts. I ordered tuna as a small plate and had a great flavor. The place serves small appetizers, appetizers to share and small plates. Everything was really tasty. The environment is industrial-chic. The central bar is... More 

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Alchemy is a sophisticated bar and restaurant. The bartenders make excellent drinks with a large section to pick from. The tapas style food is also delicious.

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collierville, tn
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Large bar, plenty of tables and comfortable seating arrange to mingle. Nice hang out for drinks during the week or on the weekend. Serves several signature drinks and small plates on Alchemy's tapas-style menu just the right size. My favorite, Southern Antipasta – Smoked Chicken Salad, Pimento Cheese, Feta Artichoke Salad, Housemade Pickled Vegetables and this is plenty to share.... More 

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We each ordered two of the small plate/appetizers. Our favorites: Mac and Cheese, Smoked Mushroom and Arugula Salad, Smoked Chicken and Pimento Cheese salads, Sliders, Fish Tacos. Each of these was phenominal and there were no leftovers. Also ordered fried oysters, Beef tenderloin and new potatoes, and Tuna with crispy Kale. These three were also good, just not quite as... More 

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Additional Information about Alchemy

Address: 940 South Cooper, Memphis, TN 38104
Phone Number: (901) 726-4444
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Friday 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 940 South Cooper, Memphis, TN 38104
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: (901) 726-4444

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 1:30 am

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