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Bardog Tavern

73 Monroe Avenue
Memphis, TN 38103

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(901) 275-8752

Cuisine: Bars

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4.7 of 5.0 from 107 reviews

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Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN
  • Bardog Tavern in Memphis, TN

Bardog Tavern Reviews

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  • Zach HedrickDamn...don't miss this place! Local dive, but one of the best I've ever been to! Outstanding Italian bar food, incredible drinks and some of the best service you'll find. Colin at the bar is the best!

    55555 by Zach Hedrick

  • Gian S.Great vibe. Life right @

    55555 by Gian S.

  • Anthony T.Vibe is great. Meatballs are great.

    55555 by Anthony T.

  • Bill AVery good food, Island club, meatballs and spaghetti are just some of my favorites. Good service and just an overall good bar/restaurant in the downtown area.

    55555 by Bill A

  • fernando EÓtimo ambiente e ótima comida

    55555 by fernando E

  • Fernando GobboBom para um choop e um bate papo

    33333 by Fernando Gobbo

  • Andrew H.great late night dining. It may be open other times, never tried.

    55555 by Andrew H.

  • Alan RBardog is awesome! Love this local pub!

    55555 by Alan R

  • Dorcus MOmg! This platter is amazing!!

    55555 by Dorcus M

  • Kaboom K.If I lived in Memphis this place would be my hangout. Great menu. Ahi Tuna Wonton to die for. And an excellent old school jukebox filled with 80's classics.

    55555 by Kaboom K.

  • Christy SagerGreat place for morning drinks (if you need one)...and good Bfast sandwiches.

    55555 by Christy Sager

  • Don W.Everything

    55555 by Don W.

  • Don W.Can't go wrong. Best bar in downtown Memphis

    55555 by Don W.

  • Kelz HornGreat hangout. Great food. Only complaints were that the vodka and cran was tasteless and they allow smoking in that tiny area.

    33333 by Kelz Horn

  • Zach HedrickTheir bar food is almost the best part!

    55555 by Zach Hedrick

  • John S.The only bad thing about this place is that they allow smoking. Get with the times Bardog!

    55555 by John S.

  • Josh B.Quaint pub. Great vibe. Excellent bartenders.

    55555 by Josh B.

  • Liz HarknessExcellent late night food and top notch staff!

    55555 by Liz Harkness

  • David F.Great bar with really good (if slightly overpriced) bar food. Great late-night after-show joint.

    55555 by David F.

  • Jessica T.Go downstairs for a smoke free restaurant & bar. Terrific bar food, really. Amazing club. Chicken nuggets. Salads. Aldo is Awesome - the man with a plan in Memphis.

    55555 by Jessica T.

  • Ricardo S.Brittany is awesome, makes the journey here more than worthwhile!

    55555 by Ricardo S.

  • Zack P.Great atmosphere. Sometimes can be very crowded

    55555 by Zack P.

  • Ricardo S.Awesome breakfast burritos, Britney is super nice bartender!

    55555 by Ricardo S.

  • John S.Open till 3am every night and serve food until 2am. Good food too!!!

    55555 by John S.

  • John S.The foods really good here. Nonsmoking downstairs.

    55555 by John S.

  • Jim MersereauChili dog!

    55555 by Jim Mersereau

  • Elizabeth W.Love love love... local hangout, GREAT bartenders, excellent vibe, fantastic food, big fun!

    55555 by Elizabeth W.

  • Lena M.This place has good food.

    55555 by Lena M.

  • Lindsey K.I regret not buying the "Sit, Stay, Drink" shirt.

    33333 by Lindsey K.

  • Ken R.BEC sliders rock. Best b'fast in downtown Memphis.

    55555 by Ken R.

  • TenedraBourbon Mayo is yummy

    55555 by Tenedra

  • Chuck A.Great down to earth eats and drinks

    55555 by Chuck A.

  • Russell W.Great place. Good atmosphere, good music. Totally forgot you could smoke in bars In Memphis.

    55555 by Russell W.

  • Jacqui G.Bar, bar , bar :)

    55555 by Jacqui G.

  • Harry S.Best gastropub in Memphis... First non-sexual orgasm I've ever had...

    55555 by Harry S.

  • Jeremy WilsonGood bar right off Main.Reasonable priced booze,goes down just the same with the same ending.Blackout before Raiford's.

    33333 by Jeremy Wilson

  •  ℋugh ℳorris H.Others like Flying Saucer have a larger beer selection, but this place has crafts and an atmosphere - due to locals, service industry peeps, & musicians tipping pints daily! The craic is good here! ☺

    55555 by  ℋugh ℳorris H.

  • Rebecca S.Come to Bardog Mondays at 7 to run with the Salty Dogs. And stay for the cold beer after!

    55555 by Rebecca S.

  • Rory LasterMatthew and I are here til 5 o'clock!

    33333 by Rory Laster

  • Kate B.The pancake shot, yum!

    55555 by Kate B.

  • Edward C.Great club sandwich

    55555 by Edward C.

  • David S.Egg sliders are great. Chicken cutlet is great. Veggie barrio is great. Fries have crack on them I think because I'm addicted.

    55555 by David S.

  • Jeff LBest shot: James' Cock! You have to try it!

    55555 by Jeff L

  • Brandon H.Best pancake breakfast bang for the buck around. De-lish.

    55555 by Brandon H.

  • Scott L.One if the best bars in the city. Very chill bartenders and the food is amazingly good (not typical bar food). Check it out on a week day if you really want a good, local experience.

    55555 by Scott L.

  • Krystal O.Great brunch!

    55555 by Krystal O.

  • Paul R.Get a seat near the window to the kitchen and watch culinary genius in action.

    33333 by Paul R.

  • Bluejolly R.Love the sliders

    55555 by Bluejolly R.

  • Paul R.If the poblano chicken chowder is soup of the day, get it and add some Jimmy's Crazy Good red chili hot sauce

    55555 by Paul R.

  • Gina C.LOVE the fries! If I were a tuber, I would date these fries.

    55555 by Gina C.

  • Nikki L.If they have the beer cheese soup, get it!!! Happiness in the mouth hole.

    55555 by Nikki L.

  • Nathan K.Be sure to say "hi" to Amanda behind the bar. She's awesome!

    55555 by Nathan K.

  • Jeb S.Relax, have a beer or two, and chat with the incredibly friendly bar staff.

    55555 by Jeb S.

  • B. C.Try the "The Big John" - Delicious football food! (via @Foodspotting)

    55555 by B. C.

  • B. C.A nice little bar in downtown Memphis. Ask for Gene!

    55555 by B. C.

  • Matt B.Try the chicken cutlet sandwich or the meatballs. Don't leave without getting a fireball shot. The breakfast sliders with bacon & cheese are great too! If you leave a good tip, they'll ring the bell!

    55555 by Matt B.

  • Emily D.The food is great and 99% of the staff is super friendly, but I was rudely informed by one waitress that I "should think about the fact it's happy hour" when I ordered food to go. She glared as well.

    33333 by Emily D.

  • Tara B.Try the pineapple shooter!! Yum!

    55555 by Tara B.

  • Suzy H.Best grilled cheese in the WORLD!!!

    55555 by Suzy H.

  • Brandon H.Try the pancake breakfast.

    55555 by Brandon H.

  • Glyn V.Gets really crowded on Thurs-Sat.. try to get there a little earlier to snag a seat for the rest of the night. Best neighborhood bar by far!

    55555 by Glyn V.

  • Lewis W.Go downstairs!!

    55555 by Lewis W.

  • Tiffany C.The lobster sandwich is amazing

    55555 by Tiffany C.

  • David T.PBR is always cold. What else do you need?

    55555 by David T.

  • Amanda S.Three words: Cheese. Fucking. Ravioli.

    55555 by Amanda S.

  • Jen S.Find out what the Daily Dog is. Guaranteed 12 inches of tastiness.

    33333 by Jen S.

  • Brice S.Joe the bartender is downstairs and will put a whoopin on ya.

    33333 by Brice S.

  • Doug D.Island club.. Do it!! It'll leave you cryin in your bed.

    33333 by Doug D.

  • Jo H.Try the grasshopper shot, mmm!

    55555 by Jo H.

  • Rachel M.Food is wayyy better than Bosco's or anywhere else really.

    55555 by Rachel M.

  • Sara C.Hey since your close by come to Memphis finance and get a small loan!!

    55555 by Sara C.

  • Paul R.Cozy locals' bar in the Downtown core. Great food - try the sliders, spaghetti and meatballs, Dog of the Day.

    55555 by Paul R.

  • Jessi J.Shit service here...

    33333 by Jessi J.

  • Jessica G.Since your here you actually beat the #memflood tourist. Congrats!

    55555 by Jessica G.

  • Larry R.Try the club sandwich. It is large and very delicious. Great bar with a nice staff.

    55555 by Larry R.

  • Abby U.Josh is so gay!!!!

    55555 by Abby U.

  • Andrea L.This is definitely a "bar" but the food is better than any bar food. Order the tomato soup... Best I've ever had. Sliders are good and the special pastas have always rocked!

    55555 by Andrea L.

  • Paul R.Play poker in the Underdog Room on Wednesday night.

    33333 by Paul R.

  • Shannon L.Primo people watching.

    55555 by Shannon L.

  • Matthew T.Show up for brunch (12-3 sat & sun), and let me bring you a $4 mimosa, screwdriver, or bloody mary.

    55555 by Matthew T.

  • Jake W.This bar is one of the top bars downtown and in fact in all of Memphis. The food and the employees are second to none.

    55555 by Jake W.

  • John M.Island Club was intense. Joe played all the jams downstairs. A blast will be had!!!

    55555 by John M.

  • Amy D.The Rambo sandwich is amazing. Their fries are incredible.

    55555 by Amy D.

  • Katie M.86-17 on jukebox :)

    55555 by Katie M.

  • Katie M.Grilled Cheese :)

    55555 by Katie M.

  • SommarnattenLove Bardog but the NY/NJ Italian food isn't very authentic to a native!

    55555 by Sommarnatten

  • James W.Play 3806 on jukebox

    55555 by James W.

  • Kerry C.The brunch plates include a bloody mary, mimosa or screwdriver.

    55555 by Kerry C.

  • Jessica G.Run with the Salty Dogs on Mondays at 7pm.

    55555 by Jessica G.

  • Lee Lee M.Chili is back on the menu for the fall/ winter season!! Best chili I've ever haf

    55555 by Lee Lee M.

  • Ken R.The Penne alla Vodka is awesome! The spaghetti with marinara and meatballs is also delicious.

    55555 by Ken R.

  • Dustin C.Food service is less than immediate at 4 on Saturday afternoon, but very cool pub.

    55555 by Dustin C.

  • Rebecca S.All the food is delicious. Sliders are best in town & fries have sugar on them! Try the grilled cheese dipped in the tomato soup. Or for something fancier... Never had mussels at a bar? Try them here!

    55555 by Rebecca S.

  • Carrie B.Sliders! Even better with bacon.

    55555 by Carrie B.

  • Mandy MBardog is wonderful. It's a great place to relax, meet people, etc.

    55555 by Mandy M

  • Jake W.Near the front of the bar there are several hanging metal puzzles. See how many you can solve.

    33333 by Jake W.

  • Terri W.FUN PLACE...

    55555 by Terri W.

  • The Commercial AppealThe island club is a monster of a sandwich. One well worth tackling.

    55555 by The Commercial Appeal

  • Harry L.Love this place. Different from most dtown Memphis bars. In a good way. Huge bar upstairs, and no smoking in the downstairs underdog.

    55555 by Harry L.

  • David S.Get the Monster Vegetarian Burrito & add chicken. holy crap man

    55555 by David S.

  • Jen S.Get the Amazing Island Club: a grilled chicken cutlet with provolone, ham, bacon and a fried egg on toasted bread. So delicious!

    55555 by Jen S.

  • Mike W.Rambo. Get it.

    55555 by Mike W.

  • CarolineGo to Bardog and try one of the daily seafood specials or pasta dishes - superb food, good prices. Get a PBR or champagne, dress up or down, everything goes at Bardog

    55555 by Caroline

  • Kerry C.Bardog delivers downtown during lunch and dinner.

    55555 by Kerry C.

  • Kerry C.Get breakfast - their bacon is awesome.

    55555 by Kerry C.

  • James W.Buy Aldo a shot of Jamison. Tell him it's from Jamison. Watch him drink it. Enjoy.

    33333 by James W.

  • MarksMenusThe sliders are terrific! The fries are different - worth a try.

    55555 by MarksMenus

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