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Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse

551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
+1 901-762-8200
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
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Reviewed today via mobile

It's the little things!!! I made an online reservation and added a note about it being my husband's 40th birthday. Upon arrival there were 2 gold balloons tied to his chair, the manager came over twice to wish him a happy birthday AND they served...More

Thank ALaRusso
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the best steakhouse I've been to. The food was seasoned and cooked to perfection. Everything was delicious. We had multiple waiters helping at our table and the atmosphere was nice. It is pricey, but nice for a treat once in awhile. I highly...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb in every way...Steaks perfectly cooked, sides were great, service was exceptional. Of course, it's pricey, but it's an event and a dinner!

Thank LeeAnneCrisp
Management response:

Dear LeeAnneCrisp, Thank you for your 'superb' review! :) We appreciate you letting us know about your experience! Come dine with us again, soon! Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I choose to dine here for our anniversary dinner while spending a weekend in Memphis. We did enjoy our complementary cake for our anniversary. That was a nice gesture! While the service was excellent, the steak husband ordered was not what we...More

Thank beckyannelo
Management response:

Dear Beckyannelo, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent dining experience. We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed in your experience. We hope you will give us another chance on your next visit to Memphis! If there...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We opened with cocktails and appetizers. Shredded tenderloin bruschetta, fried pickles,and Calamari! Each fantastic and unique. Daily specials from Bone in Filets, Ribeye, and fish all served well and perfectly cooked served with flair and friendly service by Dana. Wonderful evening it's a must do...More

Thank Robert G
Management response:

Dear Robert, Thank you so much for taking the time to share with us the details of your recent visit! We love hearing that it was a wonderful evening and that the service and food were all amazing! I will pass along your praise to...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Been coming for birthday for quiet few years. Think this was the best one. Had filet with bernaise sauce & crabmeat..perfect,leeks-garlic potatoes,artichoke bottom with bernaise sauce. Black Stallion pino nior wine. Perfect taste to the perfect steak. Didnt realize they have gluten free menu. Called...More

Thank famaddy
Management response:

Dear Famaddy, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your dining experience! Chef Max is the BEST and we agree he does magical things! I know he was happy to help make your dining experience amazing while taking precautions for your sons...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Its a drive from downtown but well worth it. The food was excellent! staff was helpful and very courteous and I cant say enough about the food. It was soooo go we went twice. Steak the first time and lobster tne second. Do try the...More

Thank Oldmxer38
Management response:

Dear Oldmxer38, OMG, Twice!!! We are thrilled to hear this! :) We thank you for taking the time to let us know about not one visit, but two! We have to agree, that the drive from downtown is worth it! :) Thank you again!!! We...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our party of four was greeted and after a minimum wait we were seated at a wonderful table near a window. Our server, Nicolette, was very efficient is getting our drink orders and explaining the specials of the day. Our appetizers of stuffed mushrooms and...More

Thank H J D
Management response:

Dear HJD, Thank you for sharing with us about your FANTASTIC dining experience! We love receiving feedback from our guests! We look forward to you dining again with customers or celebrating a special occasion with us, very soon. Warm Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 14 March 2017

The food at Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse was excellent in all ways except ..... I order my meat cooked "Medium". But when my Filet arrive and I cut into it it was rare and a long way from medium. So, the waiter took it back...More

Thank Van P
Management response:

Dear VanP, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your dining experience. We sincerely apologize that you were not happy with your steak. This is not our standard, we hope you will give us another chance and dine with us again...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Steaks were expensive and not really very good. The service was good but we were very disappointed in the steaks. This restaurant is very pricey.More

Thank KathyStruckman
Management response:

Dear Kathy, Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback regarding your recent dining experience. We value this information, as it helps us to grow the business. We are sorry you were unhappy with your steak. Our team will gladly replace a...More

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al g
there is one think i for got to mention most of all. if you dress appropriatly for this restaurant because you wouldnt want to embarrassed your friends or guest that your meaning. so wear a nice pair of pants,shirts with collars and possibly a jacket
3 September 2016|
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Response from Lyn T | Reviewed this property |
Jackets are not necessary. Business casual is appropriate unless you have a special event.
Toni H
What type of atmosphere? What type of dress is required?
26 August 2016|
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Response from CarlosERG | Reviewed this property |
I can't disagree with any of the observations made so far. Enjoy!
Would we be out of line to take an infant? He's extremely well behaved...
10 August 2015|
Response from Nathaniel R |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-762-8200
  • E-mail