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Arcade Restaurant

540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
+1 901-526-5757
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (68 reviews)
“biscuits” (42 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was good and their service was too! Not too long wait for us today, even though the restaurant was extremely busy. Highly recommendly when you viist Memphis.

Thank LMHaley
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Yes, it’s the oldest restaurant in Memphis. The dining room is charming. You can actually taste the diesel fuel from the Sysco truck that delivers the food. Frozen chicken fried steak, hash browns and gravy. Biscuits are from a mix and where over baked. Why...More

Thank danielbP686II
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took this old place in as a suggestion of a local...pretty cool piece of American history...it is great place to eat...awesome sweet potato pancakes....if your in the area you have to take this place in

Thank jimrF2631PS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First this place is so retro but the service along with the staff are to die for. There were four of us and we wanted to try the Peanut Butter and Bannana Fried Sandwich....we did and we loved it. We then went on to order...More

Thank brewColumbus_Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met a business colleague for an early (7:30a) breakfast and it was fantastic. Delicious egg white omelet with spinach and mushrooms, tasty coffee and quiet atmosphere with lightly playing funk music made for a great start to the day. Staff is friendly, warm and speedy....More

Thank CatheAtlanta_GA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extremely busy, we had to wait about 30 minutes for a table. The food was average, and took sometime to arrive because of the amount of people. The coffee was weak. Our waitress was friendly and it was interesting to be able to watch the...More

Thank 64smith10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I made an Open Table reservation and found out that they reserved the actual table Elvis sat in for people who make reservations. That was a pleasant surprise. The place is a bit in need of repairs but the food was my best meal in...More

Thank Twinszzzzz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this restaurant many times. I want to first say the food is amazing and always is. And the bus boy was extremely nice. However, Today was probably the worst visit I’ve had at a restaurant in quite some time. We were...More

Thank Kelsey H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Historic building worth checking out to see the booth where Elvis used to eat. Food was average and the tables and floor were a mess. I know it is an old place so take it with a grain of salt it is not perfect. Parking...More

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on our weekend to Memphis because everyone on Pinterest said to. The food was good and the History was excellent. (You can see the booth where Elvis day.). Service was good. I would recommend to anyone traveling to Memphis to eat at...More

Thank Beth R
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12 July 2017|
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Response from JenLeG | Reviewed this property |
There's a fair number of items that are dairy free, and they were happy to accommodate my dairy allergy by omitting the cheese! Enjoy!
Becky B
21 March 2017|
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Response from Trechia B | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on the street. It's not a high traffic area. I've never had to walk far.
29 December 2016|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
As I recall the prices were on the moderate side. Probably under $10 each for a breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-526-5757
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