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McEwen's On Monroe

120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
+1 901-527-7085
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster risotto” (25 reviews)
“sea bass” (27 reviews)
17:30 - 23:00 Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch on the recommendation of the owner of the HomeAway at which we were staying. Service was strong, as we seemed to have a team approach that was always attentive to what we wanted and never had us waiting too long....More

Thank James C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ate here twice on recent trips and enjoyed the restaurant. The atmosphere is lively and service reasonably good. Some items were good and others a bit less so. The biscuits served with the meal were a nice touch. I found the heavier dishes too...More

Thank Oaklandish3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to McEwens with friends who had been there earlier in the week - one of which recommended the catfish. It’s not a usual pick for me but it sounded good & like a great regional dish - catfish with a sweet potato coating, macaroni...More

Thank tshire
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went there tonight. We had three small plates. The steak was amazing. The crab cakes were okay. We both wished we would have ordered a regular size steak as the small plate amount was small but so good. No steak sauce...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This delightful spot as an excellent menu. Everything we tried was exceptional. The small plates were beautifully done and delicious. The main courses were perfectly prepared and the service was delightful. I've been visiting Memphis several times a year for a long time and somehow...More

Thank gslowry
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We always enjoy our time at this local restaurant. Small and intimate with a great wait-staff you won’t be disappointed. We recently introduced some friends to McEwens; they understood why we liked it so. Steaks were very good, cooked to perfection. I had my favorite...More

Thank Janie K
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

First off, this is located right next door to our hotel - residence inn. The food was delicious - our wine, appetizers, entree and dessert! Everything was perfect. Our server was awesome. Even the manager came to each table to check if everything was good....More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 25 February 2018

It was an excellent dinner at McEwen’s the other evening. My wife and I skipped the entrees and went with the appetizers of BBQ Duck Confit Enchiladas & ½ order of Pan Seared Sea Scallops, a Wedge of Iceberg Lettuce, and a small plate of...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We met friends for supper on a Tuesday night and were very pleased with our overall experience. Our entrees were: Shrimp & Grits, Sweet Potato Crusted Catfish, and Pork Osso Bucco. Our waiter was very attentive and answered questions about our selections. The food arrived...More

Thank eatout247
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We enjoyed everything about our lunch at McEwens. Nice atmosphere, friendly, efficient service and good food. We had beef tacos, Caesar salad and key lime pie, all well executed. Portion size was very reasonable too.

Thank LittleIgor
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Questions & Answers
18 December 2016|
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Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry, yes we have Valet for our dinner service and we do accept walkins
28 November 2015|
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Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
Yes its super close by, just one block onto Monroe St right next door to the Residence Inn
Charla S
18 July 2015|
Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
We do not have a printed children's menu , but we are very accommodating to all of our guest. Thank you for your interest in McEwens.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
    (2ND & MONROE)
  • Public Transportation: Main Street Trolley stop is less than half block from restaurant entrance. Trolley stop located at Monroe and Mid America Mall.
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-7085
  • E-mail
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