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Chez Philippe

#51 of 1,217 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Downtown
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149 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103-2638 (Second Street)
+1 901-529-4000
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13:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sat 13:00 - 22:00
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Valdosta, Georgia
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138 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at Peabody and decided to eat here before walking to the Orpheum for a Broadway show. We got there when they opened at 5:30. Only dinners until we started to leave. Great service! I did 4 Course w wine pairings. Wife did the 3 course. It was all fantastic! Began w Chef tasting of mushroom bisque. Next... More 

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Thank DidITellYouThis
Barcelona, Spain
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674 reviews
403 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 512 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A $95 tasting menu is stiffly-priced even by the standards of a major city, so I expected a lot from my meal here, and didn't quite get it. My first two courses were interesting and well-done (a pea with pork belly soup and a mushroom-langoustine risotto). The main course, which was billed as seared goose confit, was not good -... More 

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Thank MannyG2000
Oakland, Tennessee
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177 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Peabody Hotel is world famous. This restaurant is a little on the pricey side, but well worth every cent. Very unique dishes prepared by a chef...NOT A COOK.....a wide variety to choose from. I had escargot here for my first time many years ago. I go about 2 times a year. EVERYTHING IS EXCELLENT.

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Thank Lenny B
Memphis, Tennessee
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...well, my queen-my mom. What a delightful experience! We went the week after Christmas, so the Peabody Christmas decorations were still up, making even more special. Our server was very good, non-intrusive, kept our tea pot filled, and kept things at a nice, slow pace. The ginger-peach tea was very good. The sandwiches were very tiny, a little smaller than... More 

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Thank knowsgoodfood2016
Poplar Bluff, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

we have traveled and experienced many areas...this is at the top of our list, my wife said, #1 meal and experience!

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Thank Steve P
Memphis, Tennessee
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144 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

It is a true example of old Southern Hospitality! We loved the service and meal.... Just don't die of sticker shock ehen you receive bill!

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Thank Steve R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

This restaurant is like something out of a Parisian movie -- grand, elegant setting with high ceilings, mural walls, crystal sconces, etc. A small restaurant, so booking ahead is a must. Ambience aside, the food and service are excellent. It is at minimum a four-course dinner, highly priced at $95 per person but very much worth the indulgence. First, I... More 

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Thank Delish45
Memphis, Tennessee
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133 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Chez Phillippe was big on Atmosphere....but the food and service was not up to snuff for a hotel that is in such a swanky hotel. It was actually very disappointing-from quality fo the food to the level of service provided before and during our meal.

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Thank mmemphis2016
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

For the discerning diner and for special dinner occasions - great service, great wines, great food. Not for those who will baulk at prices.

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Thank Deesh N
Anaheim, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Had a romantic dinner with my husband. We had a choice between a 4-course or 7-course (without description!). We chose the 4-course dinner and it was delicious and filling. The service was excellent!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$70 - US$100
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:00
Thursday
13:00 - 22:00
Friday
13:00 - 22:00
Saturday
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103-2638
    (Second Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-529-4000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?