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Miss Polly's Soul City Cafe

) #33 of 1,249 Restaurants in Memphis American,
154 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
+1 901-527-9060
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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08:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar
154 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
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11 - 20 of 502 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing place to eat and very friendly service. I highly recommend it and would eat here again anytime.

Thank srl1966
Reviewed 16 June 2017

In the past we have been RV travelers and have tasted a lot of good food, including different ways chefs have cooked chicken but this place by far was the very BEST place to have a chicken dinner. Their sides were wonderful and plentiful. They...More

Thank james b
Reviewed 10 June 2017

BY FAR THE BEST COFFEE IN TOWN!!! We started each morning with a walk to MISS POLLY'S FOR COFFEE.. Right past the STARBUCKS and directly to MISS POLLY'S ! Breakfast there was wonderful . A definite " HIDDEN GEM" ON BEALE.

Thank AndriaF559
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Breakfast was yummy! I would go back and enjoy more of the great cooking. The sausage gravy was the best ever!

Thank cindylK4289WQ
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped into Miss Polly's for lunch and right away, the fun decor and the super-friendly waitress with the southern drawl and a great sense of humor, got our interest. We ordered the fried chicken with mashed potatoes/gravy and green beans. While we waited for...More

Thank kelleyb0
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great place for breakfast. Intimate setting. One of the few morning places to eat in the area. Worth the stop.

Thank Tazman1031
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I walked Beale street during the late afternoon of Memorial Day weekend to which we came across Miss Polly's that had a line outside waiting to get in so we waited almost 40 minutes give or take to get inside. While outside...More

Thank Walter W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I often have at least one meal at Miss Polly's when I visit Memphis (although I do not always write a review) however I had never tried the chicken until now. My sister and I visited on May 18th. I had the Rusty Rooster which...More

Thank Denise E
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Tried the fried green tomatoes and the chicken and waffles. Definitely a whole lot of food. Tomato batter was a little tough. But tasty. The chicken was nice and spicy and went well with the waffles.

Thank Hrncirwr
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Since I only had just a little over one day in Memphis, I planned to eat at about 8 bbq and fried chicken places. Miss Polly's was one of the only ones open before 11am. Unfortunately they don't serve the lunch menu until 11am and...More

Thank Todd H
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Questions & Answers
28 January 2017|
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Response from nolamom22 | Reviewed this property |
not sure but we were there early like around 8ish... and the breakfast was excellent.... big portions......my husband and i shared a breakfast.... very very delicious..
20 August 2015|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answer. This is old time southern soul food. It's not for the health conscience or limited ingredient eater. That doesn't mean you cannot find something to enjoy on the menu, but you won't be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-9060
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