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50 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8918
+1 901-260-3300
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
50 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8918
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have eaten here several times in the past few years. See previous review of Paulette’s. Still remains a solid choice when your in Memphis and a must when staying at the River Inn. We were lucky to have Mike as our waiter again, he...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RAB5213
Reviewed 5 days ago

This trip we opted to have dinner somewhere else only because we knew we were having breakfast and Paulette's. The service was excellent. Hubby and I had the Gourmet breakfast. I ordered an omelette (with a side of bacon and grits) which was huge and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Girlmurmuration
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had high expectations that this would be the same quality food as the old Paulette’s on Overton Square. NOT...A puffed pastry with strawberry butter was brought to the table. It was burned and the butter had no flavor. The crab stuffed mushroom appetizer was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank EDDFB777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had reservations for 4 adults, 3 kids, arrived early, seated early. nice atmosphere . service started well, then went to pot. our meals arrived partially cold , medium was rare, no parmesan request ignored, no 'how is the food', the server took on 3 more...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank spindron
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Their Chicken Crepe is my favorite! I ordered it yesterday to relax after a busy "hurry up and wait" kind of morning. The tea was delicious and the service was excellent. The conversations of the other visitors were upbeat and happy! Paulette's is consistent with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lgbraddock
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This restaurant takes itself waaaay too seriously. It’s good but pretentious and there is room for improvement! Mostly though, I was disappointed in the service. When I ordered a salad for my main course the waiter visibly sneered (made my dining companions as uncomfortable as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Zenlibrarian
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We have reviewed more than one hundred restaurants of all types, prices and decor throughout the USA. Paulette’s combined wonderful food, friendly staff and ambiance. Surprisingly, the Monday night specials meant that it was also affordable. We can recommend Paulette’s with no reservation for its...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Shermyanne
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The quality of the food as well as the service and overall ambiance is as good as anywhere in Memphis. There is New Orleans feel to the dining room, friendly service, and southern flare in the Redfish and other dishes. The crab-stuffed mushrooms were terrific...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Ed S
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

One of the best restaurants we have ever dined at in the US. Great dinner, impeccable service from Brandon, and lovely menu. The decor is exquisite. Ask for a booth. This should be a destination for anyone visiting the Harbor Town area.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Reeftraveler
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Breakfast was so-so. but, dinner there was excellent. Service one day was spotty the next day was much better. If you are staying in this hotel, then, defiitely eat there once but otherwise I would not say visit it.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hemant K
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9 October 2018|
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Response from Jacqui G | Reviewed this property |
Now you have me daydreaming about their crab cakes and that harvest salad, yum!
21 January 2017|
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Response from karlfriedrich1 | Property representative |
can arrange a gluten free dish with advance notice, please call 901-260-3300 thank you,
28 November 2015|
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Response from karlfriedrich1 | Property representative |
we are 2 miles from the Peabody Hotel, 5 minute with a Taxi.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:00
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17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Harbor Town Sq, Memphis, TN 38103-8918
    (Island Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-260-3300
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One of Memphis's favorite restaurant's for the last 42 years, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Also available for private parties, weddings, rehearsal dinners and business functions. Serving French and American Cuisine with a Southern flair. Located at the AAA four diamond rated River Inn of Harbor Town Boutique Hotel.
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