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Best Memphis Cheap Eats


As the world economy slows down, we may want to tighten our belts, but we still need to fill our stomachs. Splurging at top-rated restaurants is fun for special events, but where can you go for a good quality meal that won't break the bank? Gather the change out of your piggy bank and sofa cushions and take it to one of our selections for the best cheap eats in Memphis.

3 Angels on Broad American
12/20
2617 Broad Ave.
Memphis, TN 38112
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World cuisine meets kitschy Americana at this retro-style diner in the Broad Avenue Arts District. More...

The Arcade Southern
12/20
540 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN 38103
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The oldest continuously operating diner in Memphis, located in the South Main Arts District. More...

Brother Juniper's Breakfast
12/20
3519 Walker Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111
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Popular breakfast and brunch spot featuring omelets, pancakes, biscuits, and even tofu scrambles. More...

Charlie Vergos' Rendezvous Barbecue
14/20
Dining Room at Charlie Vergos 52 S. Second St.
Memphis, TN 38103
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This downtown 'cue joint’s smoky barbecue ribs embody the flavor of Memphis. More...

Corky's Bar-B-Q Barbecue
11/20
5259 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38119
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Although the ambience is as casual as can be, the servers are decked out in crisp white shirts and bowties. More...

Huey's Burgers
12/20
Dining Room at Huey 77 S. Second St.
Memphis, TN 38103
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Downtown location of the popular Memphis burger joint in the heart of the bustling entertainment district. More...

Huey's Burgers
12/20
1927 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104
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Burgers, beer, occasional live music, and a laidback vibe are on the menu at Huey’s Midtown location. More...

Payne's Bar-B-Que Barbecue
Quick Bite
1762 Lamar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38114
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This no-frills barbecue joint serves a fine Memphis-style, slow-cooked pulled pork sandwich. More...

Soul Fish Cafe Southern
11/20
862 S. Cooper St.
Memphis, TN 38104
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Down-home food and Southern hospitality reign at this hip catfish joint. More...

Trolley Stop Market Southern
13/20
Dining Room at Trolley Stop Market, Memphis, TN 704 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103
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This casual downtown café highlights farm-fresh meats and seasonal vegetables. More...


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