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Automatic Slim's Restaurant

83 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
+1 901-525-7948
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (52 reviews)
“crab cakes” (12 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
83 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only does weekend brunch start earlier than most of the others (9:00 instead of 10:00), you probably won't need reservations if you get there before 10. Mimosas aplenty and a great menu, including banana foster pancakes, smores and chocolate chip waffles, poached eggs on...More

Thank yalibrarian
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great place for an early Saturday brunch. The prices are reasonable and the menu is quite interesting. BBQ Brisket Benedict was my choice -- quite tasty!

Thank TFK36559
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I felt they did not have enough of a breakfast selection however their Bloody Mary was amazing and reasonably priced.

Thank Becky R
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were staying at the Peabody right across the street, we are not big fans of buffet style dining so we tried Automatic Slims, an excellent choice, wish we had come here for dinner on the night we arrived. The food and service were both...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I hosted a group of about 100 customers here. The service was absolutely tremendous and the food was delicious. We had them prepare several types of chicken, crab cakes and brisket. Our guests were extremely satisfied with their experience here. Nice selection of beverages as...More

Thank TJP7301
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Got to Automatic Slims just before opening. Good brunch place, had a line to get in at 9am. Had great coffee.

Thank Venture V
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is opposite The Peabody so a great location. We popped in for a Saturday brunch at 11.30am & managed to get two seats at the bar (no tables available as it was very busy). This suited us but if you have a larger group...More

Thank 77Sunny77
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Two Ribeye steaks with hollandaise over homemade hash browns, Brussel sprouts and smoked sausage. Salads and warm cheesecake topped with a pecan sauce. Yum! Took a little long to get it but once it arrived, it was wonderful. Should have ordered a second martini to...More

Thank NancyKDennis
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Ate Saturday brunch here after it was recommended by some locals. Very good. I had the BBQ Benedict and he had the automatic omelet. We also shared an Oreo waffle that was amazing. They had $2.50 mimosas or bloody Mary's. They also have a mimosa...More

Thank Marci A
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the historic Peabody hotel and needed a quick breakfast before our flight back to NYC. We strolled next door only to find that Automatic Slims opened in 30 minutes. It turned out to be the best wait ever. We told the...More

Thank Skypilot1212
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6 March 2017|
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Response from Ellen S | Reviewed this property |
We went for lunch on Sat!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-525-7948
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