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22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
+1 901-722-2244
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They do it right. Excellent Italian cuisine, not just pasta and pizza. My favorite is the sardine - sardine alla graticola - dish. Mmmmm. Accompanied by sauteed Rapini, MMMMMMM! Subdued lighting, a pleasant enviorment, and great wait staff all make this an inviting and romantic...More

Thank dukemeteo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited (party of 3 adults) on a Friday night. It was busy, but I called ahead for a table, so we didn't wait. The server took our drink requests from the bar, and the cocktails were amazing but very expensive. I had a...More

Thank jordiepoo
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is my favorite Italian restaurant in Memphis. Yes, the entrees are expensive, but on weeks when the budget is tight, the husband I will stop in and share a big salad ($8) and each have a wonderful bowl of pasta ($10 each - rigatoni...More

Thank sandpiperlily
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Bari is a southern Italian restaurant in Overton Square where my wife and I meet our best friends every New Years Eve for dinner. It has always been outstanding for that. You can trust their ability to present authentic Italian inspired dishes in a professional...More

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Great neighborhood bar vibe, excellent food but little pasta. Owner features recipes from his grandparent' region of Italy. Sides large enough for several people. Our group of 6 had portobello mushrooms, cauliflower, golden beets a side of pasta with broccoli, and potatoes. Entres of sardines...More

Thank Razorsue
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The meal was wonderful, the server was great and the restaurant was quiet enough that you could have a conversations without having to yell. Kudos all around!

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We had a very good dinner at Bari. The atmosphere is nice and the food was excellent. The only issue we had is with how close some of the tables were to each other; we felt like we were dining with the couple next to...More

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We had an eclectic choice of dishes, & every one was superb! The wine choices were very good, as well.

Thank janisnla
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants in Memphis. My wife and I went to Spain over the holidays, and have been missing that Mediterranean-style food. We went here the other night for a date night, and as usual we were not disappointed. We started...More

Thank Cfrulla
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A group of 6 of us went for my wife's birthday. The service was Excellent even though we had a large group. Our waiter was able to describe every item question and very helpful in making selections. The meat and cheese platter was an excellent...More

Thank deancrna2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$80
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN 38104-4210
    (Madison Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-722-2244
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