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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 #9 of 1,272 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Mediterranean
Neighborhood: University Area Neighborhood Association
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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English first
Little Rock, Arkansas
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130 reviews 130 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Oh my! What a great breakfast experience! The food and the atmosphere is worth the wait. This is one you don't want to miss. We went on a Saturday and Sunday Morning. We waited about 45 minutes. I am looking forward to returning again when in Memphis and bringing family so they can have this pleasurable experience. It is definitely... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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264 reviews 264 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

It's been a few years since I reviewed Brother Juniper's. My wife and I stop in several times a year and the quality has never faltered. Management of the place has slowly shifted to the children, but if anything, the food and service is better than my last review a few years back. There always seems to be a wait... More 

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Foley, Alabama
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87 reviews 87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Had a wonderful breakfast here. The menu has some unusual choices. There were three of us and we all had something different and all were great. The service was excellent. The meals were large and quite filling. Didn't need another meal until dinner. I would highly recommend this place.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This is a great place to have breakfast. It is close to the U of M but worth the drive. We all ordered an open face omelet. They were excellant. Great flavor & presentation. We also had fantastic service. Go early or expect a wait

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Had lunch there. Meal was great and was at a great value. They have a lot on the menu so if I'm in the area again, I could go there every day of the trip.

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Hernando, Mississippi
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50 reviews 50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had heard about this place from some friends whose opinion I trust and had to go. I was not disappointed. Sometimes the lines are long, but is is worth the wait. One of the best breakfasts in Memphis. Can't wait to take the rest of the family.

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Memphis, TN
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143 reviews 143 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

So, this place has been in Memphis forever and is a regular haunt for locals. The breakfasts have nothing here that you could not particularly make at home as easy, but it is all very good. Great cheese grits and biscuits in particular. Tends to be packed on Saturday mornings.

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Tempe, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Ate here with my wife and 2 best friends on the recommendation of the young front desk gal at our hotel. The food was incredible, the staff was highly attentive and we never felt ignored!! Just wish this were closer to our home!!!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Family owned and run, Brother Junipers has fantastic breakfasts including my personal favorite, an open faced frittata/omelet with fresh spinach and turkey sausage. Enjoy a mug of coffee while you wait and walk around looing at the local artist's creations. These folks are all about hospitality and they close on certain holidays and feed anyone hungry for free. Their hearts... More 

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Tennessee
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is a "must go" breakfast place in Memphis. The food is wonderful, the coffee warm, and the service is great! The biscuits are the "must have" on the menu and the fresh fruit jam pairs with them perfectly. On weekends there is a long wait, so go hungry and be patient. You'll be glad that you did.

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Additional Information about Brother Juniper's College Inn

Address: 3519 Walker Ave, Memphis, TN 38111-5917
Phone Number: 901-324-0144
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > University Area Neighborhood Association
Open Hours:
Monday 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Mediterranean

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