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B.B. King's Blues Club

143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3713
+1 901-524-5464
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (627 reviews)
“fried pickles” (99 reviews)
“catfish” (129 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3713
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved this place so much we went twice in one day - for lunch and dinner! The food was delicious and they had some great cocktails on offer. Over dinner there was a live band playing and they were absolutely fantastic. You can't beat...More

Thank McGoo8
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped in for live Blues show and food. Food is always consistently good here and a good value. You won't get cheated at this Bealle Street Club. Sit at front window bar so Nikki can take of you. She is the best.

Thank charlottenanf
Reviewed 2 days ago

The music is great. And the wine and food is very well priced. We had a voucher from the hotel that gave us $1 each cover charge, seat by the stage and a free appetiser (so had the cat fish which was very good). Wine...More

Thank L7181MWrichardh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

BB King’s gives you what you would expect from BB: great music, fun and drinks. A nice, fun staff made our night out enjoyable. We were lucky enough to be there on a Sunday night when the PS band was playing. Talk about talent! A...More

Thank pjhahn
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate lunch here and given the day of the week, a Monday, and rainy day, as well as later hour, were surprised that there were quite a few people inside. The service was prompt, and the food good for what we had. I chose...More

Thank ILuvEngland
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here for lunch. Our server was awesome and the food was outstanding. Fun, inviting atmosphere. Would come again.

Thank ShortMeg
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We couldn't really enjoy our meal because we couldn't talk to each other. The music was way too loud. The ribs were tender, fall off the bone delicious. The service left a lot to be desired. Our meal was served but we had to wait...More

1  Thank lovestotravel096
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hanging out downtown having a couple drinks feeling alittle hungry well swing over for a good dinner

Thank skinnerfelisa
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

In my opinion, BB King’s completes the Beale Street experience. The food is....good, as is the music. It’s louder outside than inside....So that’s good. The $5 cover charge annoyed me, since we were having dinner, but....It is what it is. If you prefer a quieter...More

1  Thank GlobeTrotterChicago
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Saturday evening. There was a $5 cover charge each but I only paid a $1 for the two of us as I’d picked up a voucher at the visitor centre in the way into Memphis. The music is great and I...More

Thank livinglifetothefull1
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Kym P
October 19, 2016|
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Response from kjyoung49 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice smoking inside but lots of smoking all over Memphis
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Amy B
October 12, 2016|
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Response from Shirley L | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not the restaurant. Try them in person. Or Google. Sometimes it comes up there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3713
    (2nd)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-524-5464
  • E-mail
Description
This is the original B.B. King's Blues Club located in Memphis, Tennessee, the home of American blues music, legendary musicians, famous barbecue, historic landmarks and great basketball. With live entertainment every night of the week - from authentic blues to classic soul and rock and roll - and a menu full of Southern favorites, the club is a popular destination spot on Memphis' historic Beale Street. The club offers a full menu comprised of a variety of the South's most delicious comfort foods influenced by flavors from New Orleans all the way to the Mississippi Delta, including authentic Memphis-style barbecue. You MUST stop in for our award winning ribs that are some of the best in town - which says a lot for a town known for the world class barbecue! Open daily for lunch, dinner and late night meals, the intimate restaurant and live music venue has some of the finest local entertainment in town live on stage nightly as well as national touring performers. B.B. King's offers several creative options to meet your event needs. With a unique layout, the club has several different areas available for booking that perfect venue space for a variety of events - from birthday parties and family reunions to wedding receptions and corporate events.
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