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Rum Boogie Cafe

182 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
+1 901-528-0150
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old school bar

fantastic blues band with exceptional sound system...and not too loud like most places. small $3... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
R P
,
Asheville, North Carolina
via mobile
Great house band!

We stayed for a few drinks, got there around 9:30. Waitstaff very friendly, crazy bartender sent me... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
MrsShorey
,
Skiatook, Oklahoma
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Laid back blues bar featuring live music nightly.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“blues band” (8 reviews)
“great music” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 02:00
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182 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
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+1 901-528-0150
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

fantastic blues band with exceptional sound system...and not too loud like most places. small $3 cover to get in and normal pricing on drinks. decor was over the top. old signage from Stax, 250 signed guitars dangling from the ceiling, appropriate lighting. service was very...More

Thank R P
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed for a few drinks, got there around 9:30. Waitstaff very friendly, crazy bartender sent me thru the "creepy door" to find the ladies room, she was right. It was adequate. Drinks were a little pricy but the atmosphere made up for it. Up...More

Thank MrsShorey
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I love their smoked wing appetizer which is a meal for me and is my first stop in Memphis. I have a new addiction their fried pickles. A whole dill pickle is thinly sliced and battered, which is very light and crunchy. It is served...More

Thank spunky617
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Heard several good bands up and down Beale street but then add topped by Rum Boogie and couldnt leave! The band was awesome! They know how to entertain!!

Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The Only Place we found on Beale Street that played traditional blues. We walked the whole street. Two Blues bands. We paid a $5 admission and were not hasseled for drinks.

Thank Neill B
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Ok, I have been smoking ribs for several years. I make my own rub and sauce from scratch and strive for perfection. So much so that when I make them, I have to do three racks because of family. That being said, Rum Boogie is...More

Thank dave_meister_67
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Excellent Blues bar! Authentic music and reasonable prices for a tourist location. Like the Juke joint side of the venue. One side is traditional Delta blues the other modern, but still pretty entertaining.

Thank ronski124
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

When I look at the reviews I am reminded that everybody's experience is unique and different. So many things play into an experience, service, quality of food, ambiance, how welcome one feels, etc. While this is undoubtedly a tourist trap of epic proportions, I had...More

Thank TheDeacon87
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Great drinks great band great atmosphere! I would definitely come back! Pete at the door is also great!

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 2 November 2016

At Rum Boogie you can enjoy food and drinks while watching love music up close. It is located right in the heart of Beal Street.

Thank Yucaipa_Don
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Steve F
19 August 2017|
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Response from MrsShorey | Reviewed this property |
There is a small spot in front of the stage but not a big area. You can dance but we did not see any the night we were there.
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tiggmom
27 July 2017|
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Response from ronski124 | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall any restrictions, but I didn't see any minors at the club either.
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