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Beale Street

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Address: Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: +1 901-526-0117
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the...

Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the "Home of the Blues." Flashy music clubs and restaurants abound.

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It was during the day so we missed the fun music but we had a good lunch. The weather was very cool so hope to visit when it is warmer to be out and about after sundown.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Pleanty of gift shops selling alsorts. Great to get souvenirs from. Shwarbs hardware store has been ooen since 1876 and sells everything it even has a small museum ustairs. Beale Street at night transforms completely, coming alive with music from buskers, live bands and bars. Police are parked both top and bottom of the street so you feel safe. Theres... More 

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lawrence, ks
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It was during the day so we missed the fun music but we had a good lunch. The weather was very cool so hope to visit when it is warmer to be out and about after sundown.

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Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't drink, which may make a difference. But it just seemed to be pretty quiet there. I was expecting it to be more like Broadway in Nashville and it wasn't. One thing I didn't like was the street people hassling me. I totally feel for them and I'm too kind to ignore them when they're directly talking to me.... More 

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Van Buren, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is our second trip to Beale Street. Great food and lots of history. Just beware there are a lot of bars... we went once at night for dinner then in the day for lunch. Loved Lanskys... hard rock. Blues city Cafe and Pig on Beale!

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Noble, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Some of the world's best talent plays daily on Beale Street. They are probably over worked and definitely under paid but fans get the benefit. It's an up close and personal experience like you get nowhere else. Live music every day of the week, excellent food and awesome service plus meeting people from around the world. I love Beale Street.... More 

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Middletown NJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Must have the shrimp and grits at BB Kings. I found they had the best entertainment also. This was my first trip here and it was just my wife and I but I would love to return with a large gruop for a few nights of of the blues. Find out when Memphis Jones is playing and don't miss his... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to Beale Street to do some shopping and to eat at Dyer's Burgers. Awesome. Not my first trip to Beale but it's always interesting. Not a lot of foot traffic on a Thursday evening but we were able to get in and out of stores easily. Highly recommend a trip to Beale Street if you are in Memphis. Great... More 

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Leesville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this famous street. A lot of entertainment up and down plus plenty of food. Don't miss this street!!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is where you go when you go to Memphis. This street has something for everyone. Music, music history and food.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this street during the day and realised that to see the best of it it has to be visited in the evening when all the clubs and pubs come to life. However we still enjoyed the sights and sounds of the pubs and found the street to be very clean and the people very friendly and helpful.

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