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Blue Plate Cafe Downtown

113 S Court Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2210
+1 901-523-2050
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
113 S Court Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2210
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was slow to come out and eggs benedict was overcooked. We came on a Tuesday around 10:30 and was seated right away.

Thank fireballTX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We missed the hotel breakfast because we got up late after a night on Beale Street. This place was highly rated and an easy walk from our hotel. The biscuits are devine!! If I hadn't already ordered my breakfast I would have gotten a double...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Debated between eating downtown for breakfast or going out further. We should’ve tried going elsewhere. Didn’t order anything special, pancakes, eggs, grits and biscuits and gravy. Pancakes were average, eggs, grits, and biscuits were good. Did not like the gravy, it was runny. Menu’s were...More

Thank Arachne44
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I had breakfast here twice during a long weekend in Memphis. We had the same waitress, Ruby both times. Ruby kept my daughter's coffee cup filled at all times and was very attentive despite the jam packed restaurant. The food (egg white...More

Thank tripadvicefromme
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must try: biscuits, pancakes Delicious, friendly & quick service. Parking can be tricky but overall it was a pleasant experience!

Thank Alicia T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We waited about 20-30 minutes to be seated on a Sunday morning but didn't mind. The Blue Plate seemed to have quite a few locals dining and a few tourists mixed in. Once seated the wait staff were attentive and the food was excellent. The...More

Thank PVR75
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We had a twenty minute wait to be seated which says something about how good your experience will be. Good portions, good service, good coffee, everything you would expect from a thriving restaurant.

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is a primo place for breakfast and a lot of people know it. Long line but worth it. Good atmosphere, service and prices for really good food

Thank Neal M
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Based on reviews I was anxious to try this place - it was a bit of a let down. After waiting nearly an hour (we were told 30 minutes but waited anyway, we were starved). There was a huge party (25 people) so we knew...More

Thank maryellen0718
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Melt in your Mouth Biscuits!! Major Fluffy Pancakes!! Excellent Service!! Grits!! Omelets!! Top Rating! None Better!! Total fun to take Out Of Towners to try this for the first time! It's an amazing place to eat!

2  Thank mutigers88
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Response from allen h | Reviewed this property |
Yes but it does fill up quick but moves pretty fast
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Response from Hinditina | Reviewed this property |
the only stay open I think until 2 or 3 in the afternoon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 S Court Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2210
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-523-2050
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