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Earnestine & Hazel's

531 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4442
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“dive bar” (10 reviews)
“juke box” (4 reviews)
“place exudes” (2 reviews)
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531 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4442
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rated as one of the top 10 dive bars in the USA and highly recommended by everyone we spoke to. A dive bar in my country is completely different to a dive bar in the USA so there was some trepidation. The bar is careworn...More

Thank Rdnkh
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

A lot of Memphis history here. Nice small place to get a drink and make a plan to stay safe and have fun downtown memphis.

Thank Jstinger
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

People this is a dive bar. There's nothing healthy, gluten free or vegan here. The tile is ripped, the walls are missing plaster and the bathrooms aren't marked men or women. Don't come here if you expect a 5 star experience. That said, it's the...More

Thank kevinandkari
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Visited here late on a Friday evening after cruising Beale St for a few hours. No band was playing but the juke box was "hot", the place was packed and the drinks were flowing. YOU MUST TRY A SOUL BURGER when visiting this joint. It...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This is more about fun and atmosphere than coming for a meal, it is like no other bar you will experience. The soul burger is the only choice available and it is as good a burger as you'll ever get. There are so many stories...More

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Read about this place and also was told about it by another bartender . Ghost dive bar and it lives up to that. Arrived at 5 when they open. The bartenders are full of stories and We actually went upstairs where the action is on...More

Thank Rita L
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This was a lively bar that doesn't get going until 10. Burgers and chips are the only food they serve and people were eating them. They had a good live band and everyone was having a good time. This is a former brothel and a...More

Thank carlinda6665
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Burgers at midnight - how can you pass up a burger from a place that cooks them directly behind the bar? The aroma smacks you in the face! Yuuuum. Gritty atmosphere with serious people watching and live music until about 1am. Great way to end...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

So not not what I expected, but the burgers are amazing and the people watching - off of the chain. Fun atmosphere.

Thank beky294
Reviewed 4 June 2016

OK, we didn't see any ghosts or apparitions or feel any cold spots (except under the Ghost River beer bottles) but I'm not sayin' it's beyond the realm of possibility. Certainly, besides a good burger and cold beer, this place has ATMOSPHERE and great stories!...More

Thank Mangomum2
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