Explore the 4 most popular spots in Memphis' River Oaks neighborhood

Explore the 4 most popular spots in Memphis' River Oaks neighborhood
Photo: Seasons 52/Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on October 09, 2019.

Spending time in River Oaks? Get to know this Memphis neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a barbecue restaurant to a Mediterranean grill.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in River Oaks, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. One And Only BBQ

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Topping the list is One and Only BBQ. Located at 1779 Kirby Parkway, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 358 reviews on Yelp.

The restaurant, which has several outlets in the area, features pork baby back ribs, smoked pork shoulder and beef brisket, as well as a pulled pork shoulder sandwich, a barbecued bologna sandwich and Polish kielbasa.

2. ZamZamz Mediterranean Grill

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Next up is ZamZamz Mediterranean Grill, situated at 7706 Winchester Road, Suite 108. With 4.5 stars out of 246 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

Chicken shawarma, falafel, gyros and skewered and grilled ground lamb and beef are among the menu options.

3. The Hub

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The Hub is another top choice. Yelpers give the coffee shop, located at 6000 Briarcrest Ave., five stars out of 73 reviews.

Chai tea, Spanish latte with oat milk, lavender oat milk latte, caffe Americano and espresso are among the many beverage choices.

4. Seasons 52

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Seasons 52, a wine bar and New American restaurant, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 288 Yelp reviews. Head over to 6085 Poplar Ave. to see for yourself.

On the menu, you'll find caramelized, grilled sea scallops, wood-grilled rainbow trout, pot-roasted basil-ricotta chicken and wood-grilled Maine lobster tail, among other offerings.

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