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Buckley's Restaurant East

5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3610
+1 901-683-4538
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
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5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3610
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buckley is so popular there is usually a short wait time, certainly worth the wait. Great atmosphere with a drink bar at the front of the restaurant. Wait staff , Leo, was very efficient, friendly, well informed around the menu. Service was swift - the...More

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoy going here and eating there steak, it was juicy and had a delicious seasoning on it. I would suggest going early, where you will have less wait time in line. I waited for a hour for them to open so I could...More

Thank Bridget E
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place when we arrived in town for a visit. It was really nice. The staff was friendly and helpful. Good selection of local beers and great food. Prices were reasonable for a place like this. It should be in the $$$ zone....More

Thank BarryHill1986
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

One of the people in our work group used google to find this place, and we knew nothing else about it. From the looks outside, we thought it was some mid-level place. We we all surprised when we got inside. Nice decor surpassed by really...More

Thank 435garryn
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We asked at the Hampton for a good choice for dinner. Without delay she suggested Buckley's. We had a short walk to a great meal. I had Jambalaya for an app and our salads were very good. The bread is served when requested and it...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This was absolutely some of the best food we've had in a long time, & we dine everywhere all over the world. The service was wonderful. James was such a great waiter & very personable. Though crowded, we were seated in about 15 minutes. The...More

Thank Tallen1984
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Husband and I went to Buckley's for date night. We go on a pretty regular basis and the food is always excellent. Stuffed mushrooms, salad, shrimp and grits, mahi-mahi and key Lime pie for dessert....all wonderful. Last night, though, we were surprised by changes in...More

Thank Linda U
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very good restaurant to eat at. The owners are 2 Memphis guys. Not a chain restaurant. Steaks and Buckley buds are highly recommended

Thank Gaye W
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Went for Valentines Day it was standing room only in the tiny waiting area but they moved pretty fast. We waited about an hour to be seated which wasn't bad for Valentines Day. The atmosphere is dim and romantic. The food was really good though...More

Thank Travelndinegirl
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

So first off, hard to find parking(that is always a good sign of a good steakhouse). Once that was taken care of, we were immediately seated. It was myself, my wife, and my 2 year old. It is dark inside but not pitch black. Good...More

Thank dtpotter20087
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Is this restaurant kid friendly?
13 April 2017|
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Response from Susan475605 | Reviewed this property |
I would take my 7 year old and 11 year old grands for a special occasion, but they are very well behaved. I have not seen many children there.
What are the menu prices, and do you have a good TBone or other steaks?
11 March 2017|
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Response from Susan475605 | Reviewed this property |
Buckley's has an excellent website that is easy to navigate. There are more than just steaks. I am not sure about the t-bone.
Do you have carry out?
28 November 2016|
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Response from DaveMemphis | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have carry-out or not. You may have to contact the restaurant about that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-683-4538
  • E-mail
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