Here are Memphis's top 4 Southern spots

Here are Memphis's top 4 Southern spotsBlue Plate Cafe. | Photo: Jess M./Yelp
Published on October 11, 2019

In search of a new favorite Southern spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Southern spots around Memphis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.

1. Itta Bena

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Topping the list is Itta Bena. Located at 145 Beale St., the venues and event space, bar and Southern spot is the highest-rated Southern restaurant in Memphis, boasting 4.5 stars out of 275 reviews on Yelp.

2. Blue Plate Cafe

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Next up is Blue Plate Cafe-Downtown, situated at 113 S. Ct Square. With four stars out of 402 reviews on Yelp, the Southern and breakfast and brunch spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. McEwen's Memphis

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McEwen's Memphis, located at 120 Monroe Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the bar, Southern and New American spot 4.5 stars out of 414 reviews.

4. Central BBQ

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Central BBQ, a spot to score barbecue and more in Midtown, is another high-traffic go-to, with four stars out of 1,401 Yelp reviews. Head over to 2249 Central Ave. to see for yourself.

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