2020 Best Restaurants with the Best Food in Memphis Area

Top Rated Restaurants
in Memphis

When it comes to reviewing and recommending restaurants, we believe that what is on the plate is by far the most important factor. We rate the food on a 20-point scale. Our take on the décor, service, ambience, wine list and other factors are explored within our full reviews, which are simply a click away.

Presented in alphabetical order, these Top 10 Restaurants earned the highest food ratings in Memphis.
 
14/20
Bari Ristorante features the cuisine of Puglia as well as a wide selection of fine Italian wines and cheeses. See More

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Charlie Vergos' Rendezvous
14/20
Barbecue ribs at this famous spot richly deserve their international reputation. See More
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American, Contemporary, French
Erling Jensen
15/20
Classical execution and contemporary flavors are the hallmarks at chef Erling Jensen’s East Memphis restaurant. See More

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14/20
Upscale fusion cuisine is served in “flights” and paired with fine wines at this romantic downtown eatery. See More

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Folk's Folly
14/20
Hearty steaks and seafood dishes grace the menu at this country club-inspired East Memphis restaurant. See More

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Contemporary, American, Vegetarian
14/20
The focus at Fuel Café is on all-natural dishes made with grass-fed meats or vegan ingredients. See More
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Hog & Hominy
14/20
The chefs at Hog & Hominy have given Italian-American cuisine a hip Southern upgrade. See More

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Contemporary, European, Southern
14/20
This silent-movie-house-turned-eatery dishes out contemporary cuisine and Hollywood class. See More

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McEwen's on Monroe
14/20
Fine dining in a casual setting provides the best of both worlds at McEwen’s on Monroe. See More

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Restaurant Iris
14/20
Elegant French and downtown Creole flavors shape the menu at Restaurant Iris. See More

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