We recently got to meet Sarah in the Surburbs, as she brought her beautiful family up to Memphis for a weekend. Here’s a snippet of her experience with us: In case you missed it earlier, I wrote an extensive overview of our recent travels to Memphis, but I left out one teeny, tiny detail: the food. Like all good southern cities, Memphis has a plethora of options when it comes to dining, and, no, we didn’t just eat barbecue (although what we did eat was really, really good). Keep an open mind as you continue to read because this list is...Read More
4. Shoot a frill pick into the ceiling at Huey’s. This cheeky Memphis tradition combines award-winning food with an innate desire to blow sharp objects through straws. Oh, and it’s not as easy as it looks.
The revitalization of Overton Square has been one of the most successful projects in Memphis history, a turnaround that restored the 1970s and ’80s entertainment district to its former glory and then some. So businesses along Madison don’t exactly need to entice folks to visit. But that’s what the Madison Avenue Business Association has planned, nonetheless. On Tuesday and Wednesday, you can dine and shop at more than 30 businesses for a fixed $20.16 price for meals or services during the first Meet Me Along Madison. If these prix-fixe meals sound familiar, it’s likely because you’re familiar with the popular...Read More
Thanks to everyone who helped us celebrate St. Patrick’s Day RIGHT this year! Here’s a peak at our day. See all photos here on our Facebook page.
The Madison Avenue Business Association has announced the inaugural Meet Me Along Madison event, an opportunity to highlight the many restaurants and businesses along the avenue. The event, taking place all day on March 22 and 23, will allow the community to explore the midtown neighborhood. Participating businesses will offer a feature for $20.16 that highlights what their business “brings to the table” in Memphis. Though restaurants and bars like Boscos Squared and Babalu Tacos and Tapas, are a large part of this experience, organizers emphasize that the specials don’t stop there. Retail stores will have featured items and local services will offer...Read More
Today marks the beginning of March Madness, The NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament, which pairs a total of 68 teams agains each other. Here is a list for where to watch some of the most anticipated games while enjoying drink and food specials: Huey’s – All locations (901) 726-4372 11Am-1:30AM One of Memphis’ most prominent watering holes, all of the Huey’s locations will be playing the game as well as having their regular happy hour specials. Read more at Choose901 >
We have Downtown Dining Week and Memphis Black Restaurant Week. Now, a new event is highlighting businesses on Madison Avenue in Midtown Memphis. Next Tuesday and Wednesday, you can just say “Meet Me Along Madison!” Participating businesses will offer specials for $20.16. It is not just restaurants participating. A lot has changed along Madison Avenue in just a few years, including a vibrant Overton Square. So why not highlight what is unique here? That’s the idea behind Meet Me Along Madison, where restaurants, boutiques, dry cleaners, and even a music studio have specials for the public for two days. “To...Read More
For a price that reflects the time we live in — $20.16 — visitors to 32 Madison Avenue businesses on Tuesday and Wednesday will be able buy two-for-one meals, products or services like an hour of an architect’s time, tours of Ardent Studio, hot yoga for two, glasses frames, 30 minutes of public relations advice or even a nail trim or “anal gland expression’’ for the dog. The “Meet Me Along Madison’’ promotion is a creation of the Madison Avenue Business Association to drum up more business. The venerable Huey’s, for example, stands four blocks away from the Square, yet the...Read More
Next week I want you to Meet Me Along Madison. It’s a great way to explore what Midtown has to offer; the area is really growing. Schwinehaus Chef David Scott Walker is here with event organizer Mamie Shannon. Meet Me Along Madison March 22 & 23 Madison Ave. Cooper to Cleveland Ask for the $20.16 special
Celebrate the luck of the Irish in Memphis with these local St. Patrick’s Day festivities: March 17 – All Huey’s locations – all locations found here Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Huey’s with $1 off Bud Light pints, Guinness, Killians, Jameson shots, and Irish Car Bombs. Check out the event on Facebook here. Read more at Choose901 >