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152 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice Little Pub

This is a nice little pub that also offers a small, but tasty menu, well cooked. You can get traditional irish fare, including a very nice fish & chips. If you dont want a full meal, I recomend the Chips with curry sauce...yummy. Staff are nice and friendly as well as providing good quick service... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
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Bull Shoals, Arkansas
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Bull Shoals, Arkansas
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

This is a nice little pub that also offers a small, but tasty menu, well cooked. You can get traditional irish fare, including a very nice fish & chips. If you dont want a full meal, I recomend the Chips with curry sauce...yummy. Staff are nice and friendly as well as providing good quick service. We will be back...

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Solvang, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My wife and I were walking from downtown Memphis over to Sun Studios on a Sunday. The bus line was not operating that day. It was well after the lunch hour rush but we were hungry and looking for somewhere to get a bite to eat. We literally stumbled upon The Brass Door. It was a pleasant surprise. There were... More 

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Glasgow, Kentucky
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Dashed off to Memphis for a Valentine's celebration and couldn't have found a better place to have dinner than The Brass Door! Much more than we would have ever expected on first glance. Seamus was tending bar and engaged us in conversation adding to the ambiance. The chef had prepared a couple of specials for the evening and we sampled... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We arrived in town late on Valentine's day and were looking for a chill place to get some dinner. The Brass Door was perfect! I had the burger with some tasty carrot-ginger soup, husband had fish & chips. House wine was good, particularly for $5 a glass. Nice atmosphere, and the bartender (who was also acting as the waitress) took... More 

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Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Stopped in for lunch on a saturday in feb. Got a warm welcome. Bar reminds me of the pubs back in the UK! Ordered Guiness & a cuppa then some food. Hubs fish & chips was great! My Shepheards Pie was better than my Nana made! Portions huge & British football on the big screen was a bonus!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I was so excited to find an Irish Pub close to my apartment, as an Aussie I have experienced many an Irish Pub back home. I'll preface this with the fact that I like how bright the place is, there's lots of windows (we were there for lunch). I was disappointed though with the food selection, it was not what... More 

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Memphis, TN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We went on a Saturday specifically to get the Irish Breakfast. It is located in an old bank and there is free parking around there on Saturday and Sunday. They don't do brunch specials on Saturday. They did not have any champagne, so we drank Guinness and Whiskey (when in Ireland, or just trying to pretend you are...). There was... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We stopped in The Brass Door to watch some World Cup football and ended up spending the entire afternoon. Our waitress and the bartender were super friendly and super fun. They have Magner's cider on draft, so we drank Snakebites and Black Velvets. They also have a great whiskey selection. And the food was excellent. This is a wonderful American... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Went here to watch a World Cup game on the giant projector TV. We were seated right away in some excellent seats. It was early, so the place was a bit empty. Didn't stay that way long...this is obviously a popular place for the people who work downtown to have lunch. It got full quick, including the upstairs seating area.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

If you are in Memphis and you don't visit here then you have wasted your trip there! An amazing pub, great food and very reasonably priced drinks. Seamus is a model landlord, making everyone feel so very welcome. As well as great food and drink, it is also the home of the Memphis Arsenal Supporters (the Memphis Gooners). The welcome... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 152 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Irish

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