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“Awesome ribs!!!”
Review of Blues City Cafe

Blues City Cafe
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Ranked #16 of 1,481 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $15
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations, Takeout
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 2ND STREET
Transit: Bus and Taxi pick up and drop off are done directly across the street from our front door along with a Trolley Stop about one block away.
Reviewed December 14, 2011

We spent four days in the area and wanted to go back to blues city cafe because the food was great.... Best ribs on Beal street.

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Thank LightHF
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Reviewed December 11, 2011

For a pub/bar, I thought the service at the Blues City Cafe was very good! Made sure everyone's glasses were consistently topped off (and most of us weren't drinking alcohol). The food was pretty good -- really enjoy the seafood gumbo and the cajun shrimp. I imagine this is a very good sampling of southern cooking, in a very casual atmosphere.

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Thank misplacedmaritimer
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Reviewed December 2, 2011

I travel to Memphis for work quite often, and I always end up downtown for a bite of lunch. Amongst the plethora of local and touristy restaurants I have found this place to be consistently excellent. The BBQ is simply fantastic and the service friendly and swift

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Thank Mike O
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Reviewed December 1, 2011

my son was visiting st jude and the people at blue city cafe treated him like royalty. in our two months there we didnt find better food anywhere, from ribs to beef stew and some of the best fries i have ever had. it may not look like much but if you miss it you have missed memphis, look for it on the corner of beale street down town. you can spend a little $6 or a lot depending on what you order which makes it great for anyone. and when it comes to parking there is a valet 20 to 30 feet from the door, just park there its easiest thing to do its $5 or $10 depending on when you go. ENJOY!

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Reviewed December 1, 2011

The ribs here are pretty darn good, but I come here for one thing and one thing only. The Tamales. They are homemade and consistently fresh and delicious. Nice atmosphere and friendly waitstaff to boot.

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Thank William L
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