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Buckley's Restaurant East

5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3610
+1 901-683-4538
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“creamed spinach” (15 reviews)
“filet” (28 reviews)
Opens in 16 min
All hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3610
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

OMG! My husband and I just had one of the best meals we’ve had from anywhere in a long time. I had The Bourbon Street Chicken and he had a cheeseburger. Both were delicious! And Troy was a great waiter—very charming!

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We are "frequent flyers" at Buckley's...just love the place. Went again this week and, as usual (with just one little hiccup), had an awesome dinner and evening out with friends! They were running a $10/bottle of wine promotion....which is always a nice perk! They frequently...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were sent the catering menu for an upcoming meeting, so we could order ahead of time and make our own choice. I had never been to the restaurant and had never had a lunch catered by this place. Not sure why not. This place...More

Thank SouthernBelleByBirth
Reviewed 16 September 2017

My husband and I dine at Buckley's often. Have had no complaints in the past, but last night we were really disappointed in the meal. We always try to have Leo as our server....he is so good as to be clairvoyant! He knows what we...More

Thank Linda U
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I didn't care for the House Pinot Noir ($5.75). It was served in a carafe, so I didn't see the label, nor was it listed on the menu. The other wines by the glass were pricey. I ordered Buckley's Signature Filet 8 oz. Medium-Rare ($29.95)....More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere, great service. Enjoyed filet mignon, NY strip, and jam bake appetizer. :)

Thank Jaime F
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Buckley's Grill has always been an excellent restaurant for a great steak. It had been a while since we had been, and with being a member of their dining club, we had received a coupon which incentivized our visit. Buckley's is such a great place...More

Thank NovackTravelGuy
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a casual steakhouse and found Buckley's on trip advisor. Walked in a small bar area, we were greeted right away by the gentleman host, he took our name and told us we would have a 15 minute wait. We ordered drinks...More

Thank CStephens404
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The service was great! I had the NY Strip. It was cooked perfectly and tasted great! I loved their creamed spinach and garlic potatoes!

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The waitress wasn't the most friendly. The creamed spinach was awesome. The sirloin was good although not cooked properly. They miss counted our steaks and my husband didnt get his food with everyone else and had to wait for his ribeye. He said it was...More

Thank SMT1974
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Questions & Answers
14 April 2017|
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Response from Susan475605 | Reviewed this property |
I would take my 7 year old and 11 year old grands for a special occasion, but they are very well behaved. I have not seen many children there.
12 March 2017|
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Response from Susan475605 | Reviewed this property |
Buckley's has an excellent website that is easy to navigate. There are more than just steaks. I am not sure about the t-bone.
29 November 2016|
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Response from DaveMemphis | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have carry-out or not. You may have to contact the restaurant about that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-683-4538
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