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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Restaurant
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“Delicious cocktails and fun outdoor/indoor atmosphere. Has outdoor fire pits and yard games. Dog friendly during the day!”
  • 29 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The Majestic Grille has the best of both brunch worlds, with equal style and substance. Enjoy live music on the mezzanine of the 1920s Art Deco theatre while sipping a carafe of mimosas and noshing on veggie frittatas. Or saddle up to bar to watch football and tear into a rib eye Steak & Eggs served with potatoes, biscuits, and a Bloody Mary.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Food
“Excellent Micro Brewery , a fun place to hang out on Saturday and Sundays. 10 minute walk from the townhouse or 2-3 minute drive.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Café
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“A cool little bistro with a scratch bakery, specialty coffee drinks, sandwiches, salads, and plates. Vegetarian offerings, as well. Breakfast is served all day.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Disclaimer: This place is wild. It’s a nightclub w/o the usual crowd. There is a drum set on the dance floor. Tons of fog. It’s so much fun. Talk to us before you go! ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Museum
“The view of the Mississippi River from the sculpture garden is really spectacular. The museum itself has beautiful sculptures and metalwork.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
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“A place for special occasions. Foodies will appreciate the trio of plates that can be paired with wine flights (hence the name flight)! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Catfish perfection is always in the offing at Soul Fish Cafe , along with chicken, fresh salads, and po’ boys! Sides and desserts are authentic Southern-style soul food. Cake flavors change daily. Tip: Order the Thin and Crispy Catfish, fillets heaped high! Be sure to try the fried okra and collard greens, as well. ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“My favorite restaurant in Cooper-Young! 5 minute drive from the townhouse. ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“One of the most famous BBQ places is less than a 5-minute walk from Evergreen Cottage.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Cooper Ave which crosses Young Ave (Cooper Young) is also a very hip, eclectic and must visit area when visiting Memphis! Fabulous restaurants, bars and shops line the streets!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
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“Awesome outdoor/indoor place where you will meet a ton of locals. Great drinks and food! Bring mosquito spray in the summer!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
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“The specialty margaritas are killer, and the tableside guac is the reason to go!”
  • 30 locals recommend
History Museum
“A popular museum to visit if you are into the music scene in Memphis. There is a little bit of everything to satisfy the music in your ears.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Stadium
“Our baseball stadium is gorgeous! We love our Redbirds! If you get a chance to catch a game, do it! ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
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“Enjoy fine cocktails in this amazing two story Victorian home converted into a cocktail bar. So fun!”
  • 39 locals recommend