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5000 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-7604
+1 901-683-0915
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10:30 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Memphis, United States
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent dining experience. Almost 2 hour wait, but well worth it. The food was exquisite. The service was top notch and because it was our anniversary our meal was discounted.

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Thank Paula R
MN
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in when on the prowl for something to eat in Memphis on a Sunday evening, Everyone from that part of the city was there...don't people eat at home on Sunday? After an hour wait (we didn't have a reservation) we did get seated and had a very good meal. I'm not sure that I would categorize it as... More 

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Thank NLinTC
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always a good time and food is always good.we have decided to make reservations early in the afternoon sometimes instead of coming up and hoping for a seat at the bar.

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Thank al g
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not great for.business meeting due to the low lighting. The service is great and the food is fantastic. I come here often. The best time is mon-Thursday between 1-3:30. After the lunch rush and before the dinner rush. The steaks are unmatched and the salads is excellent. The fish is also popular.

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Thank Armika B
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food great service equals one of the best restaurants in the Memphis area. I've ordered several menu items and have never been disappointed. The prices are a bit pricey so be prepared,but I don't mind when the food and service is this great. Highly recommend to eat here but beware because you will keep coming back.

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Thank Cedric I
Memphis, Tennessee
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I eat at Houston's when I am back in Memphis from overses. My wife is a vegetarian and the vegetarian burger is one of the best vegetarian burgers that my wife and I have had out. The service is always spot on. I also enjoy the roasted artichokes as an appetizer. It is a must stop when in Memphis.

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Thank Jairus M
Olive Branch, Mississippi
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75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I'm a big fan of Houston's! If you go on the weekends definitely plan to make reservations. Spinach Artichoke is always a good choice appetizer. I ordered the chopped salad and fries (a must). Also a favorite is the chicken tenders, the best I have ever eaten!! Had the key lime pie for dessert. Always excellent service!!

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Thank akm4380
Bartlett, Tennessee
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114 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to take my wife here for her birthday. I have heard good things about it so I wanted to give it a shot. Service was excellent so that was a plus. The food was the let down. My prime rib was not a very good cut and was over cooked for what I asked for. The flavor was nothing... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Don't eat there and not try this dessert, it's amazing. It's the crowning achievement on a restaurant that consistently churns our amazing food. Spin/Artichoke dip, the Ribeye, and the grilled fish are always worth it!

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Thank Wayne C
Kennett, Missouri
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Houston's consistently has excellent food and service. My husband and I always make a stop while in Memphis. It's obvious we aren't the only fans since Houston's is packed with customers each time we go.

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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$80
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5000 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38117-7604
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-683-0915

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