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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Zoo
“This is a world-class, award-winning zoo with natural habitats and a wide variety of species. The zoo entrance is about a mile’s stroll through Overton Park from the bungalow. Early mornings, when walking along the path behind the zoo, you may hear the chillingly haunting sound of the wolves howling in concert. ”
  • 68 locals recommend
Dog Run
“Overton Park has just about it all. Urban forest, check. Golf course, check. Award winning zoo, check. Levitt Shell with it's free concert series, check. Ample opportunities to exercise everything, from your muscles, to your mind, and your canines. Supported by the Overton Park Conservancy, you don't want to miss Overton Park if you are any bit outdoors inclined, right in the heart of the city. ”
  • 62 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
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“My recommendation for best BBQ in Memphis. There's one downtown also, right by the Civil Rights Museum. Get the ribs (dry not wet) and thank me later.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
“Overton Square is a multi-block entertainment and dining district in Midtown Memphis which includes theaters, restaurants, art, music and more.”
  • 73 locals recommend
Record Shop
“I can't make a list and not include Beale. The history is incredible. Now it's mostly neon and bars. Lots of bars, restaurants, and live music that they think tourists would like. I go maybe once or twice a year. You can have an open container on the street and I think they serve til 5 or 6 AM. It's fun to walk with a drink in your hand. LOTS of great souvenir shops.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Art Museum
“This small but wonderful Art Gallery and Museum is a must-see! The restaurant is just delightful for lunch and has an expansive view that reminds me a little tiny Tavern on the Green. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Museum
“ Our tour guide was energetic, funny, and really gave us an appreciation of Memphis music and the roots of rock ‘n’ roll. Highly recommended! ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Always great music from musicians from all around the United States. Good food and good times.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Sweet and luscious, made from scratch cupcakes are the specialty at Muddy’s. Our favorites are Pucker Up- lemon, Strawberry Fields Forever, Grasshopper-chocolate mint, and Prozac-double dark chocolate. Daily special flavors, brownies, cakes, pies and specialty coffees are all amazing, as well!”
  • 40 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Super chill vibe. They also have breakfast and yummy pastries to go along with the wide coffee selection. a great place to hang out with a bit of a hipster vibe”
  • 41 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Free outdoor concerts and movies. Bring your own blankets, chairs and snacks! ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Another popular BBQ spot for locals as well as tourists, we don't go here often since we have Central close by, but the food is yummy here as well. BBQ Spaghetti a favorite here. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Café
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“A cool little bistro with a scratch bakery, specialty coffee drinks, sandwiches, salads, and plates. Vegetarian offerings, as well. Breakfast is served all day.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Food
“Talk about a true neighborhood brewery, the owners live in Cooper-Young. This is the first place we would send you if you're looking for a tasty brew during your stay. Family and pet friendly with board games, and much more. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
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“This isn’t easy to summarize. Yes, we have 1.5 acres. And the first dedicated pong bar in Memphis. Top-notch diner? Got that too. Drinks? Beer, cocktails, you name it. Impossibly good ice cream? Yum. And yes. A huge outdoor space to explore? Indeed. Railroad shipping containers? Duh. Of course. Live music? Oh hell yes. Secret spaces, surprises and games? Happy hunting. Your favorite Midtown friends, family and neighbors? Probably. It’s Railgarten.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
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“The specialty margaritas are killer, and the tableside guac is the reason to go!”
  • 30 locals recommend

Top restaurants

BBQ Joint
“My recommendation for best BBQ in Memphis. There's one downtown also, right by the Civil Rights Museum. Get the ribs (dry not wet) and thank me later.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Always great music from musicians from all around the United States. Good food and good times.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Cafe
“Super chill vibe. They also have breakfast and yummy pastries to go along with the wide coffee selection. a great place to hang out with a bit of a hipster vibe”
  • 41 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Another popular BBQ spot for locals as well as tourists, we don't go here often since we have Central close by, but the food is yummy here as well. BBQ Spaghetti a favorite here. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Café
“A cool little bistro with a scratch bakery, specialty coffee drinks, sandwiches, salads, and plates. Vegetarian offerings, as well. Breakfast is served all day.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bar
“This isn’t easy to summarize. Yes, we have 1.5 acres. And the first dedicated pong bar in Memphis. Top-notch diner? Got that too. Drinks? Beer, cocktails, you name it. Impossibly good ice cream? Yum. And yes. A huge outdoor space to explore? Indeed. Railroad shipping containers? Duh. Of course. Live music? Oh hell yes. Secret spaces, surprises and games? Happy hunting. Your favorite Midtown friends, family and neighbors? Probably. It’s Railgarten.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Bar
“The specialty margaritas are killer, and the tableside guac is the reason to go!”
  • 30 locals recommend
Bar
“Enjoy fine cocktails in this amazing two story Victorian home converted into a cocktail bar. So fun!”
  • 38 locals recommend

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