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Gay Hawk Restaurant

685 S Danny Thomas Blvd, Memphis, TN 38126-3830
+1 901-947-1464
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
Jan 5, 2018
“Can't judge a book by its cover.”
Nov 15, 2016
“Friendly people, quality food”
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685 S Danny Thomas Blvd, Memphis, TN 38126-3830
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

Love the atmosphere and friendly service. The food was awesome and friday catfish was what i went for. Very pleasantly surprised to see the white linen table cloths.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank BillyMac3
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We enjoyed the noon buffet - soul food with Memphis accents. Our guide introduced us to several of the regulars, who welcomed us warmly. Go on a Wednesday if you can.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Curly_W706
Reviewed July 24, 2015

I am a Memphis native 3 generations back. I am a white guy that loves soul food. I love this restaurant, but I live quite a ways from it. Mr. Bobo and his daughter Teresa run it and they treat me "like a King" every...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank Wade N
Reviewed May 30, 2015

This place is the kind of place you want to go if you want to meet friends and family for a quiet, slow, relaxed meal after Sunday service. They have good home cooked style food, buffet style. Delicious fried and oven cooked chicken. The hospitality...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank victor g
Reviewed July 27, 2014

They were closing but stayed open for us and served up a generous helping of southern hospitality, along with some delicious collard greens, nicely-fried chicken, and luscious peach cobbler. Will definitely return there on next visit to Memphis.

Date of visit: July 2014
3  Thank Pwc999
Reviewed October 30, 2013

The Gay Hawk was alright. Unfortunately when I got home I nearly split my pants in half. I had to poop like a mother trucker. The peach cobbler was by far the best thing on the menu. That is until I got home though.

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank hawk m
Reviewed February 28, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant was horrible, food, atmosphere and service. Everyone in our senior tour group got sick I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone.

2  Thank tc30134
Reviewed March 18, 2011

Okay well this is some darn good southern food! its majestic and magical in so many ways. The food is TO DIE FOR. the peach cobbler is out of this universe. everyone should visit the gay hawk atleast 10 times in your life time. the...More

Date of visit: March 2011
1  Thank peachcobbler_to_die4
Reviewed March 11, 2011

the workers and waitresses are majestically talented and magically amazing. I was stunned. they always fullfill my dreams, but with food. the peach cobbler is the bomb diggity. i cant even explain. i go there 363 days a year, because my wife wont let me...More

Date of visit: August 2010
1  Thank oliviaandaudrey
Reviewed November 23, 2010

The peach cobbler is out of this world The dressing is fantastic I like there Sunday bruch, for the price you can not beat it!

1  Thank JLydell
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  • Address: 685 S Danny Thomas Blvd, Memphis, TN 38126-3830
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-947-1464
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