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McEwen's On Monroe

120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
+1 901-527-7085
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (41 reviews)
“sea bass” (26 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
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1 - 10 of 488 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I've eaten here regularly for the last 10 years and have never eaten a bad bite of food. Service is friendly. Restaurant is small so on a weekend, you need to make reservations for sure. They are famous for their salmon dishes. The best!

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here with a small group under 10. We sat downstairs In our Own room. Surprised they didn't serve cider. Great service. Good fried oysters app.

Thank Ellis_NC_IL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food. Fine dining; wonderful staff. Great banana crème pie! Great service. The banana crème pie was worth going back a second time just for the pie.

Thank fernmjohnson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service was excellent like most places it is not posh but nice relaxed and the cost was not too expensive. I feel that I could happily recommend it.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The decor is very appealing. The lunch was very disappointing. The corn was "roasted" , but it tasted as if it came from a can. I do not like vegetables that are not fresh. The fish & potatoes were just ok. The service was just...More

Thank kapcat
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Managed to get a table late on a Monday evening and it was well worth the wait. The bar is very welcoming and the restaurant quite intimate but with a mix of couples, tourists, business people and locals. The waiter really took some time with...More

Thank PeterJ H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

BF and I went in for a drink on a Tuesday evening. It was very busy, but we were seated right away. The waitress was very friendly and even though she was very busy she offered us some history of the bourbon we ordered. The...More

Thank cajafa
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I simply LOVE their small plates! We usually order a bunch of those and skip the entrees mainly because everything tastes so great and I can't make up my mind! You just can't go wrong!

Thank Mignonnew
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I took a mix of family and friends there before going to the Memphis Symphony. We had a table of 8, and the service was great. Jacob really took care of us. The food was universally great, although one person said their medium steak was...More

Thank A6Gator
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Had a very nice meal at McEwen's. The sea scallops were excellent and very good service. No issues at all.

Thank Mike K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Will be staying at Crowne Plaza, do you have parking, valet service? Is walking an option?
18 December 2016|
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Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry, yes we have Valet for our dinner service and we do accept walkins
We are staying near the Peabody Hotel--is this close by?? We would like to be within walking distance.
29 November 2015|
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Response from Diana S | Reviewed this property |
Yes its super close by, just one block onto Monroe St right next door to the Residence Inn
Charla S
Do you have a kids menu of off menu options for children? THANKS!
19 July 2015|
Response from MemphisFoodie | Property representative |
We do not have a printed children's menu , but we are very accommodating to all of our guest. Thank you for your interest in McEwens.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-2512
    (2ND & MONROE)
  • Public Transportation: Main Street Trolley stop is less than half block from restaurant entrance. Trolley stop located at Monroe and Mid America Mall.
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-527-7085
  • E-mail
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