There’s no doubt that Memphis’s food scene is rockin’ and rollin’. With new restaurants popping up constantly, it’s hard to keep up. Whether you’re into pizza, bagels, cold-pressed juice or simply want somewhere to grab a drink, here are the new restaurants in Memphis you’ll definitely want to try.
New Memphis Restaurants and Bars
Moon Dance Grill
1730 S Germantown Rd Suite 117, Germantown, TN 38138 • (901) 755-1471
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Located in Germantown is the newest lunch and dinner spot: Moodance Grill. Whether you want to stop with coworkers for some tasty soups, salads or sandwiches, or on a date night with your loved one and order a steak, lemon caper chicken or shrimp and grits, this will be your new favorite place to take friends and family!
855 Kentucky St. Memphis, Tennessee 38106• tel: (901) 207-5111
Hours: Monday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 a.m.
All fun and no-frills is the name of the game at Momma’s Roadhouse. It’s a hangout place that’s full of cold beer, yummy food, live music and late nights. They’ve got grilled-to-order burgers, crispy wings and a great atmosphere.
Coastal Fish Company
415 Great View Dr E Suite 101, Cordova, TN 38018 • (901) 266-9000
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 3 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The newest kid on the block, Coastal Fish Company, not only has delicious dinner, but dinner with a view. With the view of Hyde Lake at Shelby Farms Park being shown right outside your table, you’re guaranteed for a great dining experience.
Tamboli’s Pasta & Pizza
1761 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104 • (901) 410-8866
Hours: Tuesday through Thursday, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
There’s nothing quite like wood-fired pizza and a pasta combination. Head to Tamboli’s on Madison Avenue if you’re craving something that will satisfy those comfort cravings. With things like crispy fried chicken parmesan, their famous meat lasagna and chicken parm pizza, you’ll want to try something different at every visit.
Puck Food Hall
409 South Main, Memphis, TN 38103 • (901) 264-8359
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sundays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Imagine a variety of foods and restaurants beneath one roof. Puck Food Hall, located in South Main, has exactly that. Fare ranges from pizza to Mexican to pasta to sandwiches and even gelato and coffee. You’ll probably find just what you’re craving. Need a cocktail after work? They have a bar, too!
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3rd and Court Diner
24 North B.B. King Blvd., Memphis, TN 38103 • (901) 930-0793
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m; Fridays and Saturdays, 6:30 a.m. to 12 a.m.
3rd and Court Diner is located inside the funky and eclectic Hotel Indigo. The chic and modern aesthetic will still take you back in time to the diner days with a menu filled with milkshakes, burgers and other classics.
276 Front St., Memphis, TN 38103 • (901) 433-5807
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Focusing on small drinks and delicious cocktails, Barware on Front Street is the perfect after-work spot. Be sure to try the deviled eggs, grilled cheese and tomato soup, or French dip. They also have yummy seasonal soups on their menu!
276 Front St., Memphis, TN 38103 • (917) 261-4530
Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sundays, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Next door to Barware, JuiceBrothers serves up cold-pressed organic juices, smoothies and bowls. If you go for breakfast, we recommend any of their bowls like the Dragon Bowl or Classic Acaí Bowl. They also have coffee, smoothies, healthy juices and shots like “Health Shot” to get your morning going.
Knifebird Wine Bar
2155 Central Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 • (901) 748-5425
Hours: Tuesday through Thursday, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 4 p.m. to 12 p.m.; Sunday, 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Closed Monday
Knifebird Wine Bar has perfectly curated wines, cocktails and drinks paired with small plates and snacks. Whether you’re into white wine, red wine, rosé or bubbles, they’ve got it all and will guarantee you find a new favorite go-to drink (or bottle). We suggest pairing your sips with tomato bruschetta or a cheeseboard.
Fino’s from the Hill
1853 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 • (901) 272-3466
Hours: Breakfast – Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.; Lunch and Dinner — Everyday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Fino’s from the Hill is now open for business (again!). After a remodel and a slight tweaking of the menu, Fino’s now serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. From subs to salads to pizzas, you can try something new every time you stop in. Note that they are closed from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. to transition from breakfast to lunch.
6698 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 • (901) 522-4734
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Closed Monday
The Bagel is back in action! This restaurant brings the taste of New York City to the heart of the 901. Whether you’re into an action-packed breakfast sandwich, a regular bagel or just want a cup of coffee, The Bagel will start your morning off right.
2059 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38104 • (901) 922-5202
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Located in Overton Square, you can have the ultimate dining experience — from casual to elegant — at Saltwater Crab. With an array of menu items, everyone has something to choose from. Sushi, salads, sandwiches and steaks dot the menu, ensuring everyone will find something they love. They also have beers on tap as well as a full cocktail bar. If the weather is cooperating, grab a seat outside on their covered patio.
6105 Stage Rd., Bartlett, TN 38134 • (901) 410-8736
Hours: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Red Hook Cajun Seafood and Bar, located in Bartlett, offers tasty Cajun-style seafood, including shrimp, crawfish, clams, oysters, king crab and more. Get your beach fix right here in the 901. Be sure to check out their daily specials to get more bang for your buck!
- “Funky Night Bar”
- Cafe Lit
- Eight & Sand
Enjoy your next local meal at any of these tasty new restaurants!
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