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Makeda's Cookies

2370 Airways Blvd, 488 S Second is the Downtown location, Memphis, TN 38114-6009
+1 901-745-2667
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“butter cookies” (12 reviews)
“lemon pie” (4 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
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2370 Airways Blvd, 488 S Second is the Downtown location, Memphis, TN 38114-6009
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

These cookies are so delicious. We’re in town from Florida for the weekend and walked over to eat Central BBQ for lunch (I highly recommend that too). We arrived a bit before opening so we stopped by Makeda’s while we waited. OMG!!! Butter cookies and...More

Thank Timaloney
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My grandmother’s butter cookies are bettered in Memphis by a country mile. A perfect recipe has been formulated and now produced for sale to the general public. These are the Best.

Thank rogersober
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in a road trip and we were in Memphis for the day. After dinner, I had looked up dessert places to go in Memphis and from a couple of websites I saw read 'Makeda's Cookies'. A lot of people said...More

Thank April I
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

My review is solely based on my experience as I frequently visited the downtown location it's located nearby central barbecue in the heart of downtown Memphis Ever since I found this location it's been truly a blessing I have a strong love for cookies and...More

Thank Jacqui G
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Just a block from the National Civil Rights Museum is an African-American family owned bakery with wonderful staff and even better cookies! This place should be a must stop for a moment of rest and joy after your visit to the museum! Don't let the...More

Thank Janel A
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We ran up on it by accident . Goodness so tasty the lemon pie the pudding . I will be back again. This was fantastic

Thank elizabeth s
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Apart from the extremely friendly service, the southern desserts here are a must taste when visiting Memphis. We went to the one right next to the Civil rights museum. My kids said if they could have dessert one place for the rest of their life...More

Thank AmyG371
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We made a mistake and walked by this place on our way to Central BBQ and the Civil Rights Museum. We stopped in later in the afternoon after lunch and the tour for a cookie and ended up walking out with many cookies, two pieces...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We visited today with City Tasting Tours. What a gem! The cookies were great but the banana pudding and lemon pie were only topped by the wonderful smiles from Mrs Pam.

Thank iblisa
Reviewed 11 January 2017

WOW is all I could say once I walked in the door and the heavenly smell engulfed me. Lots of cookies to choose from. We got butter cookies and they melted in your mouth. Reminded me of the cookies Memphis City Schools fixed back in...More

Thank 13betty
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 2370 Airways Blvd, 488 S Second is the Downtown location, Memphis, TN 38114-6009
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-745-2667
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