Memphis, TN Food & Drinks


Chef Potter cooks Latin-American food with a Southern twist

A new hotel in downtown Memphis brings more to the table than just a place to stay the night. Cimas is the restaurant inside the Hyatt Centric Beale Street and at the helm, Executive Chef Keith Potter. His Latin-American inspired dishes come with a southern twist thanks to Chef Potter....
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Conaway: The Tasteful List 2021

Memphis is blessed by its food, the abundance of creativity, diversity and tradition mixed in the same bowls, seasoned with love, soul, and imagination – and still made and served by amazing people with a smile in these, their most trying of times. Thank you for supporting local journalism. Subscribers...
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Memphis food trucks perfect for lunch on the go

The food truck scene in Memphis is hitting the streets and serving up scrumptious meals all over town! We've got sweet smelling BBQ, gourmet grilled cheese, hot wings with bourbon sauce, and even a hibachi grill on wheels. If you see one of these food trucks parked in your part of town, don't pass it by. Stop and see what the fuss is all about, because these aren't just any ordinary food trucks!
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Fox & Hound a good place to hang out for bar food and sports

I wasn’t expecting to go to lunch this past Friday. I was busy at my desk catching up on superhero business. But when Bane broke out of Arkham Asylum right around lunchtime, it was up to the Bat to bring him back. Since I was out and about anyway, it...
DeSoto Times Today

Hernando residents take aim at local eatery for noise levels

Several Hernando residents who live near and around local eatery, Uncle Bubba’s, are pleading with city officials to take measures to get them to reduce the noise levels from live bands. The city of Hernando currently does not have a noise ordinance on the books, but residents who live close...

Plant Based Heat

Ralph “RJ Groove” Johnson didn’t think he’d be getting back into the restaurant industry so suddenly. The former DJ, radio host, and nightclub owner spent most of the pandemic posting vegan recipes to social media from his studio apartment in Atlanta, and the likes started rolling in. Before he knew it, he’d signed a lease on Highland, moved back to Memphis, and opened his own vegan restaurant, Plant Based Heat.

Restaurant health inspection scores, Aug. 24-Sept. 6

Each week WREG is rounding up the highest and lowest scores from Shelby County restaurant inspections. Find more scores from Shelby County and other Tennessee counties here. Observed an accumulation of dust, dirt, food residue, and other debris on food contact surfaces. Observed an accumulation of food particles on shelving.

Chef Leake tells us how to make BBQ shrimp, New Orleans style

In Memphis and the Midsouth, we know barbecue. It’s a fact but, of course Chef Steven Leake is taking that to a whole new level this morning. We went live with Chef Leake, an instructor with Southwest Tennessee Community College. His recipe is listed below:. Barbecue Shrimp, Abita Style: Makes...

27 Memphis Restaurants with Dog-Friendly Patios

Katelyn is the Local Business Partner Client Success Rep for StyleBlueprint. She loves all things fitness, the Memphis Tigers and a good brunch. Can’t bear to leave your furry friends behind come happy hour? No need! There are plenty of dog-friendly spots for dining and drinking around Memphis. Read on for a comprehensive list of Memphis patios that welcome furry patrons.
Citizen Tribune

McGowan partners with grandson to open soul food truck

If someone is travelling down Buffalo Trail and smells the intoxicating scent of slow cooked ribs, they’ve probably stumbled across Wholly Souled Soul Food, a Memphis soul food trailer run by Henry McGowan and his grandson, Armani. Ribs, pulled pork, smoked mac’n’cheese, collard greens and other slow cooked delectables are...

Botanic Gardens hosting a Food Truck Party on Wednesday

It’s no secret that Memphis is home to some of the best barbecue in the world. If you’re looking to expand your palate, you may want to visit the Memphis botanic garden tomorrow. The landmark is hosting a family-friendly party with all sorts of food and live music. They’re even...