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Cooper-Young Historic District

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Neighborhood: Cooper Young Community Association
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Address: Cooper and Young Streets, Memphis, TN 38101
Phone Number: 901-276-7222
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Celtic Lion

went to Celtic Lion for dinner with friends and had a great time. Bein May it was breezy and felt nice. Sound was a bit loud so we had to talk louder but all in all Had a great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Genevieve D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went to Celtic Lion for dinner with friends and had a great time. Bein May it was breezy and felt nice. Sound was a bit loud so we had to talk louder but all in all Had a great visit and food. Staff was always there for refills and service was fast

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alberta
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on the first Thursday of the month, which is supposed to be when stores stay open late, there are vendors and live music. We went about suppertime, almost all the shops (the few we could find) were closed. We checked out Burke's Books, which was great, and the House of Mews, which is a worthy cause. There are... More 

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Huntington, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Cooper-Young is a quaint little area with mostly restaurants. Mostly locals come here to avoid the tourists on Beale Street. A younger crowd hangs out at CY. They have some good restaurants, but If your time is limited, it is not worth going out of your way. We did have a nice dinner at the Celtic Cross but nothing special.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Fun couple of blocks filled with a variety of restaurants each catering to a specific taste.Very walkable and people are friendly

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

As of title.. Seems to have a few nice restaurants around but that's about what you gotta get.. Many shops are closed.. Many are also vacated.. We visited the central BBQ for dinner. It was voted one of the best in 2015.. But I guess it's a little over rated..

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Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This ended up being our "go to" during our visit...when we were stumped on where to go for dinner, lunch, etc....we always turned back to Cooper Yong District! Such a fun place, and a LOT of various restaurant choices (go check out The Beauty Shop Restaurant)! :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

This is a nice area to visit with some slightly different shops and restaurants. We enjoyed the lovely book shop (Burkes) and the juice bar (I love juice bar). Felt very safe during the day.

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

This neighborhood reflects the folks who live here. Good places to eat and shop. Great during special neighborhood events to walk around and get to know the area.

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Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

I have lived in Memphis for years, actually now live within walking distance of Cooper-Young, and have to say it is a great area filled with old time charm, and an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, a 100% vegan café, and plenty of music on the weekends. It is really a must see for those visiting, and a haunt for... More 

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Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

this whole area is a gem full of wonderful haunts and happenings. Johnny Cash played here, Otherlands coffee shop is worth stopping at as is all the murals and the beautiful former UMC.

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