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Review of McEwen's On Monroe

McEwen's On Monroe
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Ranked #27 of 1,476 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $35
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 2ND & MONROE
Transit: Main Street Trolley stop is less than half block from restaurant entrance. Trolley stop located at Monroe and Mid America Mall.
Reviewed December 8, 2012

Food was delicious, service friendly and attentitive, atmosphere was cozy. On a weekend night, you should make reservations - the place was full.

I had the scallops with cheese grits and green beans - fantastic! My wife had the special - grouper with mashed potatoes - she loved it!

Next time we're back in Memphis we will be dining here again.

Thank Brant O
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Reviewed November 29, 2012

McEwan's is one of my favorite restaurants in Memphis. I never have a bad experience there. The food is better, in my opinion, than more expensive restaurants in town, and it's usually pretty quiet and relaxed. I'm not into the bar scene and like to be able to hear the people I'm at dinner with. A great place to visit for both lunch and dinner! My personal menu favorites are the shrimp & grits and the habanero ribeye.

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Thank Whitney B
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Reviewed November 28, 2012

They seem to be a bit full of themselves and their cocktails. The atmosphere is nothing special, the food is presentable and it is a bit overpriced.

Thank TaylorMemphis_TN
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Reviewed November 27, 2012

very good food consistently served.....
that's the path to success in the restaurant world....
this fine establishment has been around for years (over 15) and labled a premiere downtown eating spot.
I have never had a disappointing meal and several of their dishes are excellent...
solid performance, consistent and very well done....

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Thank dedon4
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Reviewed November 14, 2012

Visited this nice traditional mid west restaurant with colleagues during a business trip. Good atmospher and a short menu with a good selection of seafood, vegetarian and steaks. I tried the saffron risotto as a starter and it was delicious. The New York strip as a main course was just as juicy as you wish - with a nice spice to it. An Elk Pinot Noire was a good match to the meat. The waiter was partly interested in our table, but the headwaiter was good. A good place for dinner with colleagues, friends and families!

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