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Blue Plate Cafe Downtown

113 S Court Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2210
+1 901-523-2050
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sawmill gravy” (12 reviews)
“fries” (73 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
113 S Court Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2210
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Breakfast was good and plentiful. They give you a ton of sides with your order. Pancakes were excellent, biscuits were fresh. Very loud in side but its bright and colorful and the staff was nice.

Thank smitmarvin
Reviewed 5 days ago

First time in Memphis and coming from a different time zone so awake early. Went for a stroll to find somewhere open for breakfast and found the Blue Plate. The food was excellent and the service from Ruby excellent. It was so friendly and good...More

Thank Br0ssac
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the food at this diner close to the square. I had the biscuits and gravy, yum! My husband had the full breakfast.

Thank CathyS1409
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love breakfast/brunch, so I was a little disappointed with Blue Plate; it wasn't great, OK at best, needed more flavor. Also stated our meal came with biscuits (which I assumed was their speciality) but we didn't get.

Thank andrea95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a stop by the Blue Plate again, since we enjoyed it the last time that we were in Memphis. Our son had the Waffles and loved them. My husband who is from Southern Alabama had pancakes, grits and bacon. He was in Heaven...More

Thank Will P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went back for a second visit to this place as we loved it do much and the breakfast was just huge! Both visits I shared my order with a friend and there was still more than enough food! We paid $10 per person (averaged...More

Thank Peita D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where to begin with this place. The booth seats are torn and wrapped with duck tape, walls in the booth were filthy. The server brought us dirty plates with the biscuits and grave. The gravy was like warm, the chicken fried steak was a frozen...More

Thank firedawg007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a place the menu if mind boggling did not know what we wanted there was so much, the place was nice and clean and the food was excellent but just be aware of the portion sizes as they are huge but did go again...More

Thank 383PatW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate breakfast here twice and it was awesome! Best pancakes I've ever had! Get there early or expect to wait in line.

Thank Heidi O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great breakfast at good price. Portions are a plateful! Waitress funny and friendly. Food was fresh and delicious. My only small complaint is that the coffee is super weak and a bit flavorless. Hey, I can deal with that for the great food!

Thank Amber C
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Marie C
9 July 2018|
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Response from debug013 | Reviewed this property |
No, there’s a few feed the meter spots in front.
8 April 2017|
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Response from sgteacher3 | Reviewed this property |
27 August 2016|
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Response from allenh239 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but it does fill up quick but moves pretty fast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 S Court Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2210
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-523-2050
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