Memphis for Couples
Collected by Leo Johnson
Memphis is a city with character and soul. It can be found in its beloved blues and the rock 'n' roll that was born here and the food that feeds it all. The best part? Most of the fun is in the Downtown district and reachable by foot.
62 N Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
Quick trivia question: Where is the court in Downtown Memphis' Court Square? Well, actually, there isn't one. Court Square, between Main and Second streets, is a few blocks from the courts and other government entities in Downtown Memphis. In the...
Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
The river is the city's greatest asset, but surprisingly, Memphis doesn't have many vantage points to truly enjoy the Mississippi. Tom Lee Park, at the foot of Beale Street, is one of the few spots. The long swath of open space adjacent to the...
251 Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
Memphis Riverboats has been offering sightseeing and dinner cruises on the Mississippi River since 1955. The family-owned business operates the cruises from the historic Cobblestone Landing as well as the new Beale Street Landing facility nearby....
706 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
The birthplace of rock and roll—it’s that simple to describe what makes Sun Studio significant. In the summer of 1954, a young, unknown truck driver picked up a guitar during a session at 706 Union Avenue and made history with his recording of “...
160 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
Belle Diner is a new lunch spot on the Downtown dining scene, but it's already making its mark, winning top honors in the October 2013 Battledish Memphis contest. Chef David Johnson has created several inventive menu items. Daily lunch plate...
221 South B.B. King Boulevard, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
Bleu Restaurant and Lounge isn't the type of eatery sports fans might consider for a pregame meal. But its location off the lobby of the Westin Memphis Beale Street Hotel across the street from FedExForum makes Bleu the perfect spot to serve...
113 E GE Patterson Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
The Cheesecake Corner is a small, eclectic spot in the South Main Historic Arts District. It serves perfection on a plate. Well, perfection if the word means a slice of rich goodness sprinkled with sugar, chocolate, and whipped cream. The...
122 Gayoso Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
There's no reason to decide if you're in the mood for coffee or beer before settling on Tamp & Tap. Downtown's newest bar offers coffee and tea as well as plenty of beer options. Tamp & Tap opened in the summer of 2013 and has quickly grown into a...
95 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
One of Downtown Memphis' sexy nightspots is Local Gastropub located along the Main Street Trolley line. Whether it's for happy hour, cocktail hour, dinner, or late-night drinks, Local fits the bill. The Downtown spot is the original; a newer...
109 GE Patterson Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
The merchandise at Hoot + Louise is part vintage, part new, part handmade, and all fun. Or at least that's the way my wife seems to feel every time she sets foot in the Downtown Memphis boutique, which is pretty often. It's her favorite shop in...
525 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
When it opened a few years ago in the heart of the South Main Historic Arts District, Sachë immediately began making a splash with its cool T-shirts designed in the back of the store. Some of those styles include ripped material, often...
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