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McEwen's On Monroe

120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
+1 901-527-7085
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (27 reviews)
“spicy greens” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

This was a surprise as it was right next tot he hotel and in a place that looks like it had seen better days. The owner is caring, the chef is great and the pastry chef is a phenomenon. if you only can eat in...More

1  Thank waiake1
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Memphis has many restaurants that serve up very good food but if your looking for something more upscale with a very interesting menu you may want to try McEwen' on Monroe. McEwen's is just a few blocks and an easy walk from the Beale St....More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

friendly stuff, super tasty fresh food, not the usual cuisine, you gonna love it, even more as an European! nice winelist! it's worth the higher price. enjoy!

Thank Frederik M
Reviewed 28 October 2014

The food here is amazing! I had the beef tenderloin and it was the best I ever had. I will be back! The chef here just won the James Beard award - you can really tell!!!!! This was a business trip and I will be...More

1  Thank hayward123
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Just around the corner from Main St. Small and cozy location. Delicious grilled salmon. Great table for a large group, but lots of cozy tables too. Dark and bluesy! Loved it!

1  Thank hcameron365
Reviewed 26 October 2014

McEwens on Monroe was a great find in Memphis. Thank you, Yelpers! The atmosphere was romantic and noise level was minimal where I could actually hear the conversation with my husband. I liked the decor of this restaurant as well with the colorful pieces of...More

1  Thank Mari9
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Enjoyed dinner here. Very good wine list and food prepared with a lot of care. For main I had catfish with kale and grits and it was delicious. Recommended.

1  Thank Guytheman
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Maybe because it is in downtown Memphis and finer dining is not the norm? Maybe it is because we didn't order wine? Maybe it was because we weren't super hungry and only order salads and 3 appetizers? Whatever the reason doesn't matter. What matters is...More

Thank Even F
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Nice pub for a quaint lunch or dinner. Delicious turkey and cheese sandwich. The roasted potato salad was fabulous.

Thank Prettiest1
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

After reading so many positive reviews we decided to eat here while we were in town. We appreciated we were able to be seated so quickly. Maybe it was us or it could have been a rare off night but the food was just average....More

Thank Paul S
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Questions & Answers
17 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry, yes we have Valet for our dinner service and we do accept walkins
28 November 2015|
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Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
Yes its super close by, just one block onto Monroe St right next door to the Residence Inn
Charla S
18 July 2015|
Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
We do not have a printed children's menu , but we are very accommodating to all of our guest. Thank you for your interest in McEwens.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
    (2ND & MONROE)
  • Public Transportation: Main Street Trolley stop is less than half block from restaurant entrance. Trolley stop located at Monroe and Mid America Mall.
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-7085
  • E-mail
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