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Bluesberry Cafe

Closed Now: 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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Breakfast with music

What could be better than having your breakfast with musicians playing. Only a few people in the... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
via mobile
Big A sang and played the blues, Awesome guitar player

We wanted to experience the juke joint scene.The atmosphere was OK How ever the Band was really... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Darlynda C
Phelan, California
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  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
235 Yazoo Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614-4322
+1 662-627-7008
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the bluesberry on a recommendation from a local. Actually went to another place first which luckily was closed. In the bluesberry at 11 in the morning we found watermelon slim playing. There were 3 of the people in the cafe two of whom...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

What could be better than having your breakfast with musicians playing. Only a few people in the cafe early on a Saturday morning but the service was fine not slow as mentioned in previous reviews although the chap in the photo had been waiting a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

We loved this place. We were there Monday 1st Oct when Sean Apple played. He’s a Clarksdale man now living and working in Memphis, so knew many of the folks attending that night. He and drummer Ice Man were brilliant. The place is intimate, homely,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

Bluesberry has a reputation of having local blues musicians perform regularly, especially when there are festivals in the area (See Juke Joint Fest in April, King Biscuit Fest in Oct). See "real deal" blues in an authentic setting. The food is fine, but that's not...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We wanted to experience the juke joint scene.The atmosphere was OK How ever the Band was really Good,Big A was awesome on the guitar.we came early to eat they served I Italian food I ordered the shrimp scampi pasta the shrimp it self was good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

I had a drink here while watching an excellent acoustic set by a band. Good to chat with the owner about the history of clarksdale and the incredible musicians that called it home!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Paul A
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We had a great time recently listening to various artists including Deak Harp and the owner who also sang. Ignore negative comments; it is a great place. Yes there is a cover charge but how on earth can anyone compare this birthplace of the blues...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank holjunkie
Reviewed December 2, 2017

Have been a few times over the years and can be hit and miss - had some great times with musicians such as Carlos Jr. Obviously a place for meeting blues lovers - more about the music than the food, unfortunately on my visit during...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely diner at Yazoo and decided to have a drink at Blueberry cafe. The waitress was very unfriendly, when we told her we where only coming in for a drink. There was a guy playing life blues songs and she told us...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank anniel631
Arthur C, Owner at Bluesberry Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

Sorry you didn't have a good experience maybe there was a misunderstanding we are not a bar .... we serve food and beer and is a blues music venue.There is a cover charge in all music venues in Clarksdale unless you are going to a...More

Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Came here for breakfast after a night in Reds. I think we were the first ones in and quickly got chatting to the owner who sounded like he's had a really interesting career in the music industry before coming to Clarksdale. Food was very nice,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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