Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Skewer

5101 Sanderlin Ave., Ste. 105 (S. Mendenhall Rd.) Send to Phone
901-682-9919
This East Memphis yakitori eatery offers grilled skewers and ramen bowls.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Skewer Restaurant Review

: Although it’s located in a strip mall in commercial-heavy East Memphis, Skewer retains a bit of a romantic vibe with dim lighting and a clean ambience, thanks to light wood walls. Patrons can build their own dinner plates by selecting small yakitori (meats and vegetables grilled on bamboo sticks) from the à la carte menu to create a full meal. Choices range from beef tenderloin, crab stick and chicken meatballs to tofu covered in sweet chili-peanut sauce, quail eggs and king oyster mushrooms. If the yakitori choices are overwhelming, Skewer offers pre-combined “sets” --- plates with the chef’s selection of yakitori, sushi and nigiri, and one is vegetarian. Ramen bowls are made with soba, udon or yellow noodles and a variety of broths, including miso and pork broth. There’s even a vegan ramen bowl made with a soy-miso broth and soba noodles. The restaurant's sole dessert is green tea ice cream. Skewer serves beer, but no wine or liquor.

User Ratings & Reviews for THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Skewer
 



AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.