The 901 is buzzing with so much activity and exciting new developments. Here are some of the announcements and openings around Memphis this month that you NEED to know about!

What’s New in Memphis: August 2021

Crosstown Brewing and MEMPopS Collaboration

What do you get when you mix beer and popsicles? A tasty summer treat, that’s what. MEMPopS and Crosstown Brewing decided to spearhead a delicious combination and we love it. You can find this beverage at select liquor stores around the Memphis area and at the Crosstown Brewing location. Follow along both of their Instagrams for the latest and greatest collabs.

Pure summer goodness. Image: MEMPopS

Pure summer goodness. Image: MEMPopS

Chic Midtown Restaurant

Flame Ramen, located on Union Avenue, is a chic traditional spot for Japanese fare and ramen. From pork belly baos to tasty noodles filled with flavor, you can get your comfort food feel. They’re open Sunday through Monday, 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. So, grab some dinner!

New Ramen spot in Midtown has been a hit. Image: Flame Ramen

This new ramen spot in Midtown has been a hit. Image: Flame Ramen

Big Bad Breakfast to Open in September

Fingers crossed that Big Bad Breakfast will open in the first couple weeks of September! Located in East Memphis right off Poplar Avenue across from International Paper, this will be a spot full of breakfast delicacies and Southern goodness. Be sure to follow along for the exact opening date.

Big Bad Breakfast is set to open anytime now! Image: Big Bad Breakfast

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Art Bar is Back Open

Art Bar, located in Crosstown Concourse, is officially back open for business! After taking a few months off to keep their employees and customers safe, they’ve decided to open the doors again to enjoy some tasty libations. The bar will be open Tuesday through Sunday, 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Art Bar in Crosstown Concourse

Cheers! Image: Crosstown Arts

Enjoy these great local developments!


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