Buckley's Grill

5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis TN 38119
$$ American Top 10 Recommended New Editor's Pick Private Room

Casual Dining Done Fine! Locally owned, Buckley's Grill has been specializing in steaks and Southern hospitality for over 30 years! We're excited about your visit.

Reservations

Business Info

  • Address: 5355 Poplar Ave, Memphis TN 38119
  • Cross Street: Estate Dr
  • Cuisine: American | Seafood | Steak |
  • Cost: | Inexpensive
  • Category: Casual Dining
  • Star Rating:
  • Reservations: Recommended
  • Dress Code: Casual
  • Meals Served: Dinner |
  • Parking: Private Lot |
  • Payment Options: VISA | Amex | MasterCard |
  • Corkage Fee: N/A
  • Phone: (901) 683-4538
  • Features: Full Bar,
  • Occasion: Dining Alone, Business Dining, Special Occasion, Date Night,

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Business Hours

Reservations Available
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
Dinner-Restaurant 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Wednesday
Dinner - Restaurant 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Thursday
Dinner - Restaurant 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday
Dinner - Restaurant 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday
Dinner - Restaurant 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday
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Customer Reviews & Ratings

4.87 out of 5 stars based on 5150 votes

Overall: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
Dec 02, 2022
Daniel C.
We ALWAYS have excellent food and service at Buckley's. All of the employees are very professional and friendly. The servers are always very attentive without hovering over you. We highly recommend Buckley's to everyone we know.

Overall: 10/10
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Dec 02, 2022
Rosemary W.
We had a wonderful server and good food. It is our go to restaurant for special occasions.

Overall: 10/10
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Value: 7/10
Dec 02, 2022
Lloyd C.
Always a treat , we love the way everyone is friendly and accommodating We will be back soon

Overall: 10/10
Food: 9/10
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Dec 01, 2022
Jim H.
Consistency of Greg food, service , and atmosphere

Overall: 10/10
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Nov 25, 2022
Terry R.
The wife and I had a lovely experience and a wonderful meal on Thanksgiving! Glad you guys were open! Kayleigh was an awesome server!

Overall: 10/10
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Nov 08, 2022
Ken B.
Leo always treats and serves us well!

Overall: 10/10
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Nov 07, 2022
Phillip C.
I brought a date and she absolutely loved the food and experience! Our server was awesome with a great personality. I have always been a fan of Buckleys and will continue looking forward to many great steaks in the future from you guys!

Overall: 10/10
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Nov 05, 2022
Tina C.
We Enjoyed Buckley’s a lot! Good food and service! Always a treat.

Overall: 10/10
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Nov 03, 2022
Malcolm W.
The only problem was my steak was not cooked right and I had to take the second steak with me because we were ready to leave

Overall: 10/10
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Nov 02, 2022
Jim A.
Great atmosphere and service. The stuffed mushroom appetizer was delicious. We both had Firecracker Salmon and it was amazing!

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 29, 2022
Darla H.
Our first time, but will not be the last. This is my new favorite “go to” spot for dinner. Loved everything about it!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 8/10
Service: 10/10
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Value: 8/10
Oct 28, 2022
Linda N.
Service was excellent. The filet had stringy pieces but burger and ribeye great. We will be back.

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 28, 2022
Derick F.
Everything was great. Michelle, at the bar, provided exceptional customer service and was engaged all night. The food was great.

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 25, 2022
Kimberly S.
Buckleys is one of the best places I’ve been to.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
Oct 23, 2022
Mike M.
Darney ( hope I spelled correct if not I’m sorry) was an excellent server. He is always our request if he’s available. Food was great as always. We did try new things like Buckley Burger & shrimp appetizer which we both wonderful. We will be back.

Overall: 10/10
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Service: 10/10
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Value: 8/10
Oct 22, 2022
Kathy G.
Our food was delicious . Raven was excellent . Thank you

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 21, 2022
Gail S.
It was great —good food and service!!

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 17, 2022
steve T.
Service and food was top of line. Really enjoyed celebrating our 51st wedding anniversary at Buckley's

Overall: 10/10
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Value: 8/10
Oct 14, 2022
Daniel L.
Buckley’s has the best steak in the entire city. We also had the best waiter we have ever had—hands down. Can’t praise Buckley’s enough.

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 13, 2022
Susan W.
Food is always delicious. Well selected and prepared. Service was excellent. Very professional. Better keep him.

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 13, 2022
Kathy E.
Leo was excellent and very concerned regarding our evening. Thank you for such an awesome person during these trying times.

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
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Oct 11, 2022
floy c.
always a great dining experience. food was wonderful, servers very attentive. will definitely be back soon

Overall: 10/10
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Service: 9/10
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Oct 07, 2022
Alex T.
We had to wait a little bit for salt, butter, and a tea refill. It was good to visit again!

Overall: 10/10
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Oct 03, 2022
Angie A.
It was a wonderful night with my family. We celebrated my husband’s birthday and all of our kids were there. Only downfall was we all didn’t get to sit together. But overall it was great!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 8/10
Service: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
Oct 01, 2022
Courtney J.
I always enjoy myself each time I come to buckleys. My salmon was a little over cooked but besides that, I had a wonderful time. Leo is the best waiter!!!!

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 30, 2022
Richard L.
All of the above were 10

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Sep 30, 2022
Joe C.
The 4 of us had wonderful dinner & thoroughly enjoyed our waiter. Best service from any restaurant in a long time, will be back soon.

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 28, 2022
Ebony B.
Everything was exquisite elegant and nice!

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 27, 2022
David Y.
Always the best!!!

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Sep 26, 2022
Cathy W.
Buckley's is always best in food, best in atmosphere, and best in service!

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 24, 2022
Kay S.
My favorite place to eat. Love it

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 18, 2022
Stephanie S.
Amazing service and incredible food!!

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 18, 2022
Leslie H.
I’ve been eating at Buckley’s for years and I’ve never had a bad meal or a bad experience. Perfect as always!

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 17, 2022
Wright M.
My family and I had a nice time food was very good and so was the service

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 16, 2022
Mark A.
This was an anniversary dinner. Excellent service from Leo. Food was excellent. The entire evening was excellent.

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 12, 2022
Bill K.
Host, food, and our waiter were excellent. Steak was cooked perfect and everything tasted amazing. Wish we could of had room for the dessert, but will have it next time.

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 10, 2022
Brandon L.
Food & Service was great

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 10/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 8/10
Sep 10, 2022
Linda C.
Prices have gone up but the food is excellent and worth it. Leo is the best waiter!

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 03, 2022
Scott G.
Food was great as always, will be back

Overall: 10/10
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Sep 01, 2022
Margaret A.
Perfect greeting Perfect waiter (Leo) Perfect food Perfect evening for my dad and I

Overall: 10/10
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Aug 31, 2022
Lee S.
Buckleys never dissapoints! Starting with excellent pre dinner drinks. Bartender is amazing! Food and service excellent. Atmosphere so relaxing. We love Buckelys. Great local place

Overall: 10/10
Food: 9/10
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Value: 8/10
Aug 29, 2022
Rick D.
Overall, a great evening for a quiet dinner. food was very good and our server was very attentive. The atmosphere is way better than the big chain restaurants.

Overall: 10/10
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Aug 27, 2022
Walter M.
Service was outstanding & food was great for all 4 at the table

Overall: 10/10
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Aug 25, 2022
Tranise G.
We are regulars and I love my experience every time. I chose Buckley’s for my birthday dinner

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
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Value: 10/10
Aug 21, 2022
PAUL E.
I haven't eaten at Buckley's in years. If anything it was better than the last time, and it was really great then!! It's nice to know there are still restaurants that have it all together!

Overall: 10/10
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Aug 20, 2022
Richard K.
Great food. Great service.

Overall: 10/10
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Aug 20, 2022
Scheibelhut H.
Our waitress Raven was awesome!! She made our dining experience!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 7/10
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Value: 10/10
Aug 18, 2022
Hallie E.
Always a great experience comfortable friendly and quality

Overall: 10/10
Food: 8/10
Service: 4/10
Ambience: 10/10
Value: 10/10
Aug 15, 2022
Thomas H.
Went for 2 nights in a row. First night was awful. Shaun had a Sourly attitude like he was doing us a favor waiting on us. Went back the second night. Had Christian. He was perfect. Hire him!

Overall: 10/10
Food: 10/10
Service: 8/10
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Aug 15, 2022
Robert H.
We came to Buckleys when it first opened. Loved it then and love now. The only thing I would do is if someone comes in a a very special occasion … like our 32nd anniversary..I would include a small dessert with happy anniversary written. Even if a scoop of ice cream.