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Arcade Restaurant

540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
+1 901-526-5757
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

All day breakfast, I seriously recommend the breakfast. It's the main reason we go there. It is so delicious and a must eat

Thank Brogan R
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Wow, if you want a throwback traditional diner with awesome food, the Arcade is your place! We went for lunch given its proximity to the National Civil Rights Museum and were blown away with the ambience, great service and super tasty food. Great experience all...More

Thank SBK5212
Reviewed 3 May 2016

2 of us went to the Arcade diner at 12.30pm on a Saturday afternoon. We queued for 15 mins for a table then waited over 30 mins for our food. I had 3 refills of coffee while we waited. I had ordered French toast so...More

Thank cheers2008
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We went last year during Beale Street Music Festival and it was great. Exicitedly went back this year (on Sunday) and they only had a very limited menu which was disappointing but, more disappointing was the quality of the food. I understand that it's difficult...More

Thank Tina-in-Maryland
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Tried to go on Sunday morning during the festival weekend and was crowded, went back on Monday and much better luck. The hostess was awesome! I got the bacon cheeseburger and the French toast platter. Definitely glad I got the bcb, was disappointed in the...More

Thank Arachne44
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

With its history (oldest in Memphis) and some of the memorabilia inside you get an expectation that it will be great. However the food was disappointing . I had the grilled chicken sandwich ...it was overlooked and had a slice of processed packaged cheese on...More

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My wife and I had been trying to find time to visit on one of our trips to Memphis, and the timing was right this time. We had both heard this was an interesting and enjoyable place to visit and were willing to give it...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Ambiance was great, lots of history. Food was excellent and so was the service. Busy place but very nice to visit. Prices were reasonable as well.

Thank Angie W
Reviewed 23 April 2016

They serve great southern style breakfast and the service is good. The restaurant has kept its look from the 1950's, which is another great reason to visit the place.

Thank lottamatilda
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I stopped in the Arcade after coming from the Civil Rights Museum. The staff, the food, and the environment were great!

Thank Nordes123
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Becky B
Where is available parking
21 March 2017|
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Response from Trechia B | Reviewed this property |
Parking is on the street. It's not a high traffic area. I've never had to walk far.
How are the prices?
29 December 2016|
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Response from Davidtw41 | Reviewed this property |
As I recall the prices were on the moderate side. Probably under $10 each for a breakfast.
Is breakfast served all day or does it end at a particular time?
14 September 2016|
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Response from KelcieTheExplorer | Property representative |
All day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-4810
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-526-5757
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