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Flying Fish

105 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
901 522 8CAT
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (77 reviews)
“hush puppies” (50 reviews)
“frog legs” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
105 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is next door to the Peabody and is an unassuming, counter service fish house. However the food is great and inexpensive. I had grilled trout with Louisiana style beans, veggies. She had fish tacos. We shared boiled shrimp with cocktail sauce.. All good...More

Thank Icemanlaa
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’m not exaggerating when I say me and my wife make sure to plan a stop here every single time we come down south to see family. The fact that it’s so affordable and the service so fast is just the cherry on top when...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want a different experience try here. It doesn't look much when you go in but persevere. There's a great selection of seafood which you order at the counter and then you go and sit down while it's prepared. A flashing bleeper tells you...More

Thank Peter I
Reviewed 1 week ago

You order at the counter, select your drink from the fridge (or go for the 6 beers in a bucket deal) and are provided with a square which flashes when your meal is ready for collection. I tried catfish for the first time which I...More

Thank Tony O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just dropped in for a quick bite of lunch at this funky little spot across the street from the Peabody Hotel. Jambalaya was tasty, although it is not really traditional Jambalaya, much more like étouffée since it is sauce poured over rice instead of being...More

Thank Thomas_Wilde
Reviewed 1 week ago

Granted we didn't order much, so not much was sampled. My husband had the lobster stew and beans and rice. Just average. I ordered oysters on the half shell. I didn't think they looked that good plus, they were just plain with lemon slices. Long...More

Thank ellenjellen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had seen the reviews on this restaurant and walking past it has the appeal in it's decor that you have to try. My wife had the calamari, onion rings and the corn on the cob, all sides really but when you put together it...More

Thank alastair4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate here twice after my company relocated their headquarters to downtown Memphis. I got the jambalaya the first time. It was okay and had plenty of meat (chicken and sausage), but I thought it was a little soupy. I decided to try the grilled...More

Thank scalba123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last month, my family and I met in Memphis to enjoy some quality time together along with some scrumptious food. After visiting the Civil Rights Museum, my niece suggested we have some seafood for lunch. I remembered passing The Flying Fish the night before, so...More

Thank camrenettra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome restaurant in downtown Memphis. All orders are made fresh (or, at least they were on my visit). The best friend catfish I have had in a while; hush puppiez, too. The fries were ehh, but that may have been because they were under the...More

Thank Karen10006
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Nancy O
1 January 2015|
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Response from Robin V | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say since I do not have that issue I did not pay attention. You can view there menu on line. Good luck!
Nancy O
1 January 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 901 522 8CAT
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