"the beale street throw down" - hickory smoked sausage, assortment of cheeses, kosher dill pickle chips, crunchy bread & butter pickle chips, & mild pepperoncinis w/ bbq sauce for dipping.
a mound of steak fries smothered w/ our melted monterey jack & cheddar cheese blend topped. served w/ ranch for dipping. topped with your choice of our homemade chili for $8.95 or Famous Bbq Pork $9.95
a cast iron skillet filled w/ fresh button mushroom caps stuffed w/ a shrimp & crabmeat mix & sauteed in garlic butter.
Seafood Au Gratin
lump crabmeat, shrimp, & crawfish in a white cream sauce topped w/ bread crumbs & mozzarella cheese. served w/ homemade garlic croutons.
3 Way Skillet Shrimp
1/2 dozen mouth watering shrimp served 3 ways.
Memphis Soul Stew
delta stew made w/ strip steak, onions, carrots, potatoes & more. served w/ texas toast.
very spicy! roux based gumbo loaded w/ veggie, shrimp, crawfish, & more. "you'll either like it, or love it."
Chef's Larry's Down South Turnip Greens
turnip greens, italian sausage for flavor, hot sauce, & a special blend of spices make these greens something you will never forget.
World's Best Tamales
World's Best Tamales
blues city's own blend of choice beef, peppers, & spices, rolled in cornmeal, wrapped & steamed.
With A Cup Of Homemade Chili$6.75
With A Bowl Of Homemade Chili$11.95
Our World Famous Homemade Chili W/ Texas Toast
chopped, tossed, or marinated
Bbq Chopped Salad
lettuce, tomato, cucumber & onions chopped & tossed in the dressing of your choice. topped w/ a mound of our famous bbq pork & garlic croutons.
Blues City's Caesar Salad
romaine lettuce chopped & tossed in blues city's caesar dressing & topped w/ parmesan cheese & garlic croutons.
Southern Fried Chicken Chopped Salad
our fresh salad salad mix chopped & tossed in one of our dressings. topped w/ two hand battered & southern fried chicken tenderloins & homemade garlic croutons.
iceberg lettuce, tomato, cucumber & onions served w/ a side of dressing garlic croutons.
aged, hand-cut & cooked to order w/ plenty of salad, new potatoes or steak fries, & texas toast
Cowboy Cut Ribeye (20oz)
so good it'll make a bull dog bust his chain.
Memphis Strip Steak
over a pound of choice hand-cut strip loin cooked to perfection.
Family Style Sirloin, T-bone, And Porter House Steaks
these steaks are so good we had to price them by the pound & so big we had to slice them "family style" for sharing. sirloin steak serve up to six people.
2 or 2 1/2 lb.
4.50, 5.62 or 6.75 lb.
Southern Style Shrimp, Fish, And Chicken
add 6 skillet shrimp, 1/2 lb. of bbq sausage or stuffed mushrooms to any entree - $6.95. add a fried catfish filet or hand battered chicken tender to any entree - $3.95.
Golden Fried Catfish Plate
a generous portion of our "simmons brothers" Mississippi farm raised catfish, filleted & hand battered w/ our own cornmeal & spice breading, then golden fried. served w/ coleslaw, new potatoes or steak fries, homemade tartar sauce, & texas toast.
Southern Fried Chicken Tenders
ripped, stripped, & hand battered. served w/ steak fries & your choice of honey mustard or bbq sauce.
Iron Skillet Shrimp
served 2 ways: garlic broiled or cajun bbq'd. served w/ coleslaw, new potatoes or steak fries, & texas toast.
Golden Fried Shrimp
served w/ coleslaw, new potatoes or steak fries, & texas toast.
Beale Street's Best Bbq Ribs
tender, juicy pork ribs rubbed w/ our secret seasoning, hickory smoked & basted w/ our maple bbq sauce. ribs are slow-cooked to perfection so the meat slips right off the bone. served w/ baked beans, steak fries, coleslaw & texas toast.
The Best Meal On Beale Combo
The Best Meal On Beale Combination Platter
can't make up your mind? get the best of the best. half rack of our world famous ribs & a catfish fillet server w/ baked beans, new potatoes or steak fries, texas toast, & tartar sauce.
Down Home Desserts
Apple Dumpling W/ Ice Cream
baked apple wrapped in pastry seared w/ butter in a cast iron skillet. drizzled w/ cinnamon & served w/ vanilla ice cream.
Hot Fudge Brownie W/ Ice Cream
brownie & vanilla ice cream drizzled w/ hot fudge.
Southern Pecan Pie Ala Mode
generous potion of pecan pie. served w/ vanilla ice cream & cinnamon caramel drizzle.
Minute Maid Lemonade
Sweet & Unsweetened Tea
Imports & Micro Brews
Abita Purple Haze
Abita Turbo Dog
Dos Equis Amber
Killian's Irish Red
Lazy Magnolia Southern Pecan Brown Ale
Sam Adams Light
Sierra Nevada Pale Ale
Wood Chuck Cider - Amber
Yazoo Dos Perros
Yazoo Pale Ale
Nut Brown Ale
Blues City Brew
Bud Light Lime
Ghost Ricer - Local
Rodney Strong Vineyards
Po Boys And Sandwiches
all served w/ steak fries
Bbq Pork Po Boy
a heaping portion of our in house smoked pork shoulder served on a fresh baked hoagie roll. smothered in our famous blues city cafe bbq sauce w/ a side of coleslaw.
Catfish Po Boy
a locally raised simmons bros. catfish filet coated in our own signature cornmeal breading & fried to a golden brown served on a fresh baked hoagie roll w/ lettuce, tomato & onion. served w/ homemade tartar sauce.
Fried Chicken Sandwich
two freshly breaded chicken tenderloins golden fried & served on a freshly baked potato bun w/ lettuce, tomato, dill pickle chips & onion.
Cajun Style Grilled Chicken Sandwich
grilled chicken dusted w/ cajun seasoning served on a freshly baked potato bun w/ lettuce, tomato, dill pickle chips & onion.
a beale street favorite. hand patted ground beef served on a freshly baked potato bun w/ lettuce, tomato, dill pickle chips & onion.
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.
Enjoy the Best meal on Beale at the Blues City Cafe in beautiful Memphis, Tennessee. The Blues City menu includes such favorites as our Famous BBQ Ribs, Southern Fried Catfish, Broiled Steaks, and the Worlds Best Homemade Tamales. Our friendly staff and world famous menu has drawn the attention of presidents and celebrities alike. Blues City also features nightly live entertainment in The Band Box. So come on down to the Blues City Cafe and have a great meal and dance the night away on Beale Street.