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22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
+1 901-722-2244
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  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Italian, Mediterranean
22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

Bari is a restaurant for the "cool" people. It is small, dark, and expensive. Lots of folks go to eat cheese plates at the bar. When we went, there were a number of attractive middle aged and younger customers, with a bit of table hopping....More

Thank stray
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Our family visited Bari to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. We had actually spent the previous summer in Bari, Italy, so we were excited to have an experience to remind us of our summer travels. Well, it was great. The food was authentic!!!

Thank coniellb
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were in Memphis for our birthdays on the first of May. We should have made it here for that night as it was the best food experience we had in Memphis.

Thank BobA954
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Of you are looking for good good in a nice atmosphere with no loud mudicr, then this place is perfect. Great service, delicious food and wine and worth the higher prices of other restaurants

1  Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Bari never disappoints! Perfect for a group or just hanging at the bar. The food is incredible and the wine list and specialty drinks are so good! We like to start with a cocktail then transition to a nice bottle of Poggio for dinner. Top...More

Thank mdgammon
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Bari is a moderately cozy Italian restaurant in the Overton Square area of Memphis, with a good wine list of Italian wines and a very good cheese list. I had oysters to start and grilled sardines as a main. Both were tasty. The oysters were...More

Thank chubbco
Reviewed October 23, 2017

I'll start with what I liked about Bari. The wine was decent. The decor was soothing. The restaurant was quiet, no loud music and so it was possible to have a conversation with friends. A quiet restaurant is such a rarity that I really wanted...More

4  Thank Kalindanya
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

An upscale Italian restaurant, with nice decor and an attentive server. I ordered the calamari appetizer-and it was heavily over cooked. It was very rubbery and almost inedible. I order calamari fairly frequently, and this was the worst I've ever had. This is a big...More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Bari is always a great choices for dinner or small plates. The kitchen is attentive to detail and the food is for the most part excellent. There is always a great special and small plates options. The bar is comfortable and provides casual seating for...More

Thank CabanaWoman
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Take a break from the great Memphis Q and enjoy this creative authentic Italian bistro. Truly special meal and the speak easy upstairs is the best bar I can remember ever going to.

Thank Sightsee375987
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $80
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
    (Madison Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-722-2244
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