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Brother Juniper's College Inn

3519 Walker Ave, Memphis, TN 38111-5917 (University Area Neighborhood Association)
901-324-0144
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Ranked #11 of 1,265 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
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Cuisines: American, Mediterranean
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Neighborhood: University Area Neighborhood Association
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Their biscuits are everything to me. I haven't had a biscuit in forever (healthy eating lifestyle) and this was a special treat. As a matter of fact, the entire meal was a treat. Please make sure that you get a biscuit. The wait was about 45 minutes (I'm from Chicago, I'm used to it. The was a short wait for... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you are not paying attention, you just might miss this spot. It's filled to the brim on a Saturday morning with college students, hipsters and massive amounts of family members. I personally loved the Monte Cristo but my wife thought it was just ok. I would recommend it!

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Reading, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Forget about that free breakfast at your hotel-go to Brother Junipers instead. This was the best meal we had in three weeks of traveling. I had an Off the Border Omelette and a sister had a muffin that was so delicious she ordered three more to go.

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Ocala, FL
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Great breakfast but wife's was not hot. Breakfast burrito is huge - enough potatoes for an army. Could be split between two people. Sweet waitress named Nikki. Right next to the Tiger Bookstore of University of Memphis. Lucked out with no line but there was one when we left - got there before 9 AM. Recommended.

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Ocala, Florida
Top Contributor
153 reviews 153 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Brother Juniper's is a small little establishment that is big on variety and taste. The menu has all sorts of unique dishes that sounded great. I had the monte cristo - ham and swiss cheese between slices of French toast. It was great with just a little maple syrup on it, which came on the side. I also had the... More

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Chicagoland, Illinois
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Best biscuits I've ever tasted. Same with the sausage patties. Hash browns were sublime. Incredibly rich cheese grits. And that's all I remember before slipping into the food coma. Worth the 20-minute drive from our Beale Street hotel. Worth the 40-minute wait in line. So, sooooooo worth it. So glad I don't live in Memphis. I'd gain 100 pounds.

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Olive Branch, Mississippi
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I love this place! We try to go about once a month. We love the casual atmosphere, and the food is just delicious. You can tell it is made by people who take pride in their cooking skill. Nothing is done half-way. Yesterday I had a Monte Cristo on cinnamon French toast and my husband had the Garden and the... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Try it once, and you'll become a true believer. Brother Juniper's is the answer to your prayers for breakfast 'til noon. The line out the door on any Saturday is long as hell, but what happens in the kitchen is divine. Fresh ingredients; staff that enjoys being there; always something unique. Once you've experienced Brother Juniper's, the Second Coming is... More

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Brothers breakfast was simply outstanding. Located near University of Memphis, it is a generally simple, straight forward operation. An expansive breakfast menu with almost too much to choose from. Kids loved the french toast and the wife liked the Belgian waffle. I would highly recommend the "P-6" potato dish - a short of a skillet without the egg. It was... More

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Tupelo, Mississippi
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We came here twice in one weekend! It was that good! The coffee was amazing! My wife said it was too strong. I had the gyro omelet & wife had French toast. We did not go away hungry.

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