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Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse

551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
+1 901-762-8200
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can come to Memphis and eat at lots of delicious restaurants. We also have a few upscale chain steakhouses to choose from which are nice. I made reservations at Folks Folly for my wife’s birthday and we had a wonderful evening. The restaurant is...More

Thank Earnest W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Service was friendly, but bad. No one came by to refill water - during our entire 2 hour meal... and we have to flags people down twice to bring over items needed but not provided. My steak was very good (though not better than Zack's...More

Thank huggio
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a feeling I was a little under dressed when I pulled into the parking lot: Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Tesla... I was pleasantly surprised that I wasn't upon entering. I would say casual to Business casual is fine here. The interior is what you...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

There for a business dinner. Service for the group of 12 was fairly good. Quality of the food was inconsistent from person to person. Fried items had a heavy batter and were served lukewarm, at best. Worst part was that the customers were not dressed...More

Thank cathe s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best steaks you will ever eat. Comes out sizzling hot on a hot plate with butter or choice of topping. The sides are huge and are meant to be shared. The service is wonderful and friendly. Great care is taken for special...More

Thank georgec391
Shanna R, Admin. at Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear GeorgeC391, Thank you for your recent review! We look forward to you dining again with us. Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Folks Folly serves prime cuts of meat prepared well, moderately large sized side plates of mushrooms, and respectable desserts. Price averages $100/person. Example of costs are: Filets @ $52, steak sampler $69. Salad $9-10. Drinks (liquor) @ 9-13,59. Add tax and tip to those prices,...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great, old school service. Love the private rooms for special occasions. Best lamb chops I've ever had. Looking forward to the next visit!

Thank Laura R
Shanna R, Admin. at Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Laura, Thank you for your recent review! We look forward to you dining with us again. Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Folk's Folly is one of the most memorable experiences I have ever had in my life. My first visit was 12 years ago; since then I have visited several times and most recently for my 40th birthday. It has a very quiet, intimate atmosphere. The...More

Thank Tricia K
Shanna R, Admin. at Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tricia, Thank you for the exceptional review! We are glad you make a visit on all your trips to Memphis. We look forward to your next visit! Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed July 9, 2018

FF has been open for over 35 years and this place has a Southern charm about it that the chains just don't have. And the product is exceptional! And there are those private rooms! Ultimate privacy for a big time! And ask for Rose for...More

Thank Bob M
Shanna R, Admin. at Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bob, Thank you for taking the time to post a review! We appreciate your kind words. We look forward to you dining with us again. Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

It has been 6 years since my last visit and some things never change. The service and food was excellent from the beginning to the end. Chrissy, our server, was extremely attentive and friendly who carefully explained the menu. Their ribeye steak was probably the...More

Thank Laquentus J
Shanna R, Admin. at Folk's Folly Prime Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Dear Laquentus, Thank you for your excellent review. We are happy you chose to celebrate your anniversary with us. We hope to see you again, sooner than 6 years! :) Best Regards, Shanna Rasoul

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al g
September 3, 2016|
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Response from Lyn T | Reviewed this property |
Jackets are not necessary. Business casual is appropriate unless you have a special event.
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Toni H
August 25, 2016|
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Response from CarlosERG | Reviewed this property |
I can't disagree with any of the observations made so far. Enjoy!
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August 10, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 S Mendenhall Rd, Memphis, TN 38117-4217
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-762-8200
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