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The Green Beetle

#126 of 1,263 Restaurants in Memphis}
$$ - $$$American, ,
325 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4205
+1 901-527-7337
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (22 reviews)
“philly beef” (2 reviews)
“chow chow” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
325 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4205
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We went in for a late lunch. Our group was starving and crabby. Excellent fresh made burgers, friendly staff and cool history. The Green Beatle hit the spot.

Thank Daniellestedman
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This is the oldest bar in Memphis. They have a good selection of draft beers and fabulous burgers. We had the Sly's South Main burger with a Shiner Peach beer and fried okra. It was delicious! We were here on a Sunday and it was...More

Thank Whiskeymom
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent! Our server Shauntel was friendly and attentive, even helping us choose from the brewed beers for our palettes used to domestic beers. The food was delicious- we ordered the Nachos and the Philly steak fries. They have a kid menu for the little beetles....More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Came in with friends for trivia night. Best to get there early for a table. It was a lot of fun, and the food was ok. Had the catfish which was good. Buffalo wings were also good.

Thank John M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Great food but the service could have been a little better. Large party and I don't feel that there was enough help

Thank Willie S
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We came here as part of a three restaurant tour with City Tasting Tours. At this stop we had catfish, chow chow, and a fried green tomato. It was so delicious and would deserve a second visit to try more!

Thank Lfferg
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place walking from the Lorraine Motel Museum to Beale street. Was not disappointed!! I ordered the blackened Chicken and pineapple salad and it was delicious! Prompt service. Has tables to eat outside. This place has been around a long time. The bathrooms...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We found this place by chance at lunchtime and had a great experience. The food was great and the menu offered a wide range of options to choose from. Obviously there is also a great choice of beers! The service was so friendly, welcoming and...More

Thank favourite_star
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Stopped here on the walk backfrom the civil rights museum. It is a little out of the mainstream but well worth the visit. Best beefburger in Memphis

Thank Help56
Reviewed 3 May 2017

What a great space for lunch in the heart of South Main St Memphis. Great music, "Build Your Own Burger" on Tuesday is awesome. Specials are great throw backs.

Thank MikeMemphis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4205
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-7337
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