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Red's Lounge

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395 Sunflower Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-5111
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A Blues Experience

An absolute juke joint that you have to experience. The decor is fantastic in red lights with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michelle L
West Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Authentic Juke Joint

This is a tiny juke joint in Clarksdale (maybe seating 20 people around a small stage/dance floor... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
Susan B
El Cajon, California
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“juke joint” (57 reviews)
395 Sunflower Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-5111
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An absolute juke joint that you have to experience. The decor is fantastic in red lights with birthday banners & Christmas garland left over for many years.

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed June 15, 2017

This is a tiny juke joint in Clarksdale (maybe seating 20 people around a small stage/dance floor). The night we were there Big A and the Allstars were playing. They were great! The show doesn't really start on time, but no worries, everyone had a...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed June 14, 2017

You have to stop at Red's if you are in Clarksdale. One of the best blues places left in town. Great music, great people. There is a small cover fee, but it's worth it!

1  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed June 4, 2017

We were recommended not to miss Red's while in Clarksdale and pleased that we took the advice. Checked out the location in the afternoon and had a chat with the man. By the time we went back in the evening it was pretty full. Can't...More

1  Thank silverfirs
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Authentic juke joint. Not much to look at from the outside, but venture in if you're in town for great music. There is a cover charge ($7 the night we were there), but no drink minimum. All ages are welcome and be prepared to get...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

All the locals said this was the real deal in blues clubs. Definitely run down but authentic delta blues.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This place is the real deal. If you want a real juke experience, just go here. Ask no more questions. You found it. Reds food is great too, if he is cooking.

Thank sarahelaine07
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

I spent my birthday here this year and it was wonderful. A very small intimate venue, very basic but who cares when the blues is so good!!

Thank Flyerblu
Reviewed May 14, 2017

We visited Red's about five years ago and were hoping it would be just as great - we weren't disappointed. Don't let appearances put you off, everyone is super friendly and the music was incredible. I think if you only make it to one blues...More

1  Thank CatTheRace
Reviewed May 10, 2017

We were fortunate to stay in Clarksdale on a Wednesday night when Red's had live blues music. Red's is authentic old style serving a small selection of beers. We saw 'Big A' who was amazing!!! Do yourself a favour, and pay Red's a visit!!!

Thank madowninguk
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January 16, 2017|
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Response from bharrison | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. You need to call and ask them, as things tend to change.
August 31, 2016|
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Response from Jeffrey D | Reviewed this property |
Probably depends on the teenager. It is a little rough around the edges, but I would have taken mine when they were in their teens.
July 29, 2016|
Response from carlinda6665 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if Red's is open on Wednesday night. I was thinking they were a weekend only place. I would check the Cathead website. I think they have the Clarksdale schedules. There will be something open. You could even call... More