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Cafe Society

#110 of 1,212 Restaurants in Memphis
Certificate of Excellence
American, International, European, Contemporary
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212 N Evergreen St, Memphis, TN 38112-5210 (Poplar Avenue)
+1 901-722-2177
17:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given a Groupon for Christmas but had been eyeing Cafe Society for a long time before, we just never got around to going. We went at 6:00 on a Sunday evening for to celebrate a birthday. The mood was very romantic, and quiet, and perfect for an intimate birthday celebration. There was a group doing a painting class... More 

Thank Molly J
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful food and desserts. Great venue that has private rooms for your party allowing you to be able to socialize in a quieter than usual busy restaurant.

Thank airstream1978
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The food here is absolutely delicious! Try the bacon wrapped shrimp, and the stuffed chicken breast. My husband always orders the steak and it has always been cooked just right. You can't go wrong with anything on the menu here, but for dessert try their Creme Brulee. Its the best in Memphis! The service is terrific also. They pay attention... More 

Thank ArkansasSleepyhead
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a favorite of ours. We have been several times in the past four years and each time the service, food, and atmosphere have been stellar.

Thank Stacey J
Kennett, Missouri
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

What's to complain about... absolutely nothing. Excellent service, creative entrees, impressive wine/drink menu. It's been too long since my last visit... you're worth the 2 hr trip for dinner.

Thank Knttiger
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51 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I dine here about once a month and have been for ten years. We love the sea bass. It is our go to dish. However, I have had other dishes and they were very good as well. My only criticism is that the Bibb lettuce salad is no longer on the menu. It was one of my... More 

Thank Msmarra74
Charlotte, North Carolina
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner with friends and had a great time. The French onion soup is delish, the chicken Gorgonzola is also amazing, and you will have some leftover. I ordered the bread pudding to-go and so should you.

Thank Sarah D
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Not one to be a creature of habit, I don't move much from my menu order at Café Society. The service is superb with an atmosphere for privacy and groups. I always savor the Seared Norwegian Salmon with Scallops and a side of Campanella Pasta, Shrimp, and the Spinach Roque fort. Too bad I left my phone camera. I HIGHLY... More 

Thank Kent U
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Had dinner here last night with friends. To me, it is always a bad sign when you are served some sort of brown and serve rolls. The salads with entrees are a real rip off. A house salad is included with the entrée. However, I misread the menu. I thought, if you substitute a different salad for the house one,... More 

Thank stray
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193 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

My wife and I recently dined at Cafe Society, it had been years since our last visit (we used to both work downtown) and it was every bit as good as we remember. The french onion soup is as good as any in town. I had the veal picata and she had the sea bass. Both were nicely prepared and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40 - US$40
American, International, European, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 N Evergreen St, Memphis, TN 38112-5210
    (Poplar Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-722-2177

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?