Side Street Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

1. Side Street Grill

8.7
31 Florence St, Memphis, TN
American Restaurant · Midtown · 45 tips and reviews

JessicaJessica: Great patio and best martinis on midtown. Have draft beer now which is awesome! Appetizers are practically a meal.

tosheca a.tosheca anderson: Georgia Peach Martini is the best!

tosheca a.tosheca anderson: The best martini in town

The Majestic Grille is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

2. The Majestic Grille

9.2
145 S Main St (btwn Peabody Pl & Gayoso), Memphis, TN
American Restaurant · Downtown Memphis · 104 tips and reviews

Aubra F.Aubra F: Their cocktails are great - had the Mai Tai, & it was perfectly balanced. Friendly servers, too!

Erin J.Erin J.: Andouille sausage frittata was delicious and mimosas were only $4! Emily is a great server... Ask for her :)

Alexis J.Alexis J.: Great brunch on Saturdays. Awesome $4 bloody Mary's and mimosas! The bacon bleu burger was exceptional!

South of Beale is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

3. South of Beale

8.5
361 S Main St (at Talbot Ave), Memphis, TN
Bar · South Main Historic District · 85 tips and reviews

Daniel L.Daniel Lynn: Try the cucumber martini! Made from Square One organic vodka=amazing!

LaShonda C.LaShonda C: The Pumpkin Pie Martini is Delish! A must try!!

DoriDori: Gotta get the pumpkin martini, AMAZING

Mollie Fontaine's Lounge is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

4. Mollie Fontaine's Lounge

8.6
679 Adams Ave (at N. Orleans St.), Memphis, TN
Bar · Midtown · 52 tips and reviews

Jim L.Jim Lattimore: Have the avacado tempura & a mojito.

Andrea O.Andrea Olson: Mac and Cheese. Fish sandwich. Gin and Tonics. Sit at the bar and people watch. Thursdays with Witnesse and Mark spinning records. Just go.

Lisa W.Lisa W: Go early in the night to avoid the crowd if you want a more relaxed atmosphere. Great cocktails (sad there is no egg white drinks though) and our table LOVED the truffle fries to share.

Blind Bear is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

5. Blind Bear

8.5
119 S Main St (At Gayoso Ave), Memphis, TN
Speakeasy · Downtown Memphis · 48 tips and reviews

Emily B.Emily Brueck: Dark & stormy. Such a great drink. Awesome place!

Katherine W.Katherine Wooten: Great cocktails.

Natasha M.Natasha Mayton: $3 Mimosas & Bloody Mary's on Sunday's.

Bayou Bar & Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

6. Bayou Bar & Grill

8.6
2094 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN
Cajun / Creole Restaurant · Midtown · 69 tips and reviews

Meredith N.Meredith Nolen: Great bloody marys!

Chy D.Chy Davin: Best bloody mary in all the lands!

Colleen W.Colleen Woods: Bloody Marys are the bomb!!!

Beauty Shop Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

7. Beauty Shop Restaurant

8.2
966 S Cooper St, Memphis, TN
New American Restaurant · Cooper Young · 51 tips and reviews

Alison B.Alison Boyd: Must have a mojito here, best one in town!

Rebecca R.Rebecca Rogers: Do brunch here on the weekend!! The Bloody Mary's are great, the cheese grits are fabulous and everything else on the menu is AMAZING!!

Shannon L.Shannon Little: Best Bloody Marys in town. Also, check out the lemon ricotta pancakes. They have killer milkshakes as well.

Alchemy Memphis is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

8. Alchemy Memphis

8.8
940 S Cooper St (Young), Memphis, TN
Cocktail Bar · Cooper Young · 46 tips and reviews

Kerry C.Kerry Crawford: Try the pear cocktail - it's got pear puree, pear vodka and prosecco. It sounds way girlier than it tastes.

Jessica T.Jessica Toliuszis: Ask for the SP cocktail if you love tequila It's awesome!

Kaydee B.Kaydee B: Yummy small plates and cocktails at this happening spot in the Cooper Young hood.

Automatic Slim's Tonga Club is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

9. Automatic Slim's Tonga Club

7.8
83 S 2nd St (at Union Avenue), Memphis, TN
American Restaurant · Downtown Memphis · 38 tips and reviews

Andrea L.Andrea LeTard: Best martinis Downtown... Menu is extremely extensive! An atmosphere that is few and far between in downtown Memphis. At least stop in for one drink to get the night started!

Nicole R.Nicole Robbins: Get in before 7pm to enjoy 1/2 price martinis everyday! And $2.50 Mimomas and Bloody Marys every Saturday and Sunday for BRUNCH starting at 10 AM !

Dan B.Dan Bureau: Delicious brunch. Had scallops and grits and then banana fosters French toast. So good! 2.50 bloody marys - good ones at that. Mimosa ok but needs some triple sec with the champagne and oj.

Hog & Hominy is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

10. Hog & Hominy

9.1
707 W Brookhaven Cir, Memphis, TN
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · 80 tips and reviews

Nathan K.Nathan Kam: The food here is exceptional. The wait can be long, so entertain yourself with a great cocktail from the bar and some bocce ball. Once seated, enjoy the delicious ride.

Sisco L.Sisco Larson: They have revamped the cocktail list and added some new items to the menu. I love trying something new every time I go, because these guys don't miss.

Megan S.Megan Schmitt: Consistently amazing food and service and wonderful cocktails and beer and wine selection. It can be a bit pricey, but in my opinion, it's worth every penny.

Bahama Breeze is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

11. Bahama Breeze

8.5
2830 N Germantown Pkwy, Memphis, TN
Caribbean Restaurant · 47 tips and reviews

Rebecca WRebecca W: Mojitos are super delicious! Service in the dining room is iffy, but always great at the bar. Plus you can usually avoid long waits by grabbing open seats at the bar.

Ashley S.Ashley Sumner: the grilled vegetable sandwich is my absolute favorite! pair it with a pineapple mojito and you have yourself a FAB meal! (=

Sherry S.Sherry Smith: Tasty key lime pie martini! Shrimp app with French bread-so good, you will lick your fingers!

The Peabody Hotel is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

12. The Peabody Hotel

9.1
149 Union Ave (at Second St.), Memphis, TN
Hotel · Downtown Memphis · 112 tips and reviews

Cheryl W.Cheryl Wright-Watkins: Love the old hotel. Great Sunday brunch,the piano bar for a cocktail and the Duck Parade can't be missed.

Janice B.Janice B: Bloody Mary's are pretty yumm!

Andrea L.Andrea LeTard: If anything, stop here for a cocktail. People watching is great, and the atmosphere will make you feel fancy and fabulous.

Bonefish Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

13. Bonefish Grill

8.8
1250 N Germantown Pkwy, Cordova, TN
Seafood Restaurant · 28 tips and reviews

Rebecca WRebecca W: Ocean Trust martini is the best! Generally a relaxed, low-key atmosphere.

Hope M.Hope Matheson: Fresh Blueberry Martini... nuff said!!

Leslie T.Leslie Taylor-Moore: Try the Winter White Cosmopolitan during the holidays! It's to die for! And the Imperial Dip is too!

Acre Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

14. Acre Restaurant

8.3
690 S Perkins Rd, Memphis, TN
American Restaurant · Colonial Acres · 9 tips and reviews

Melissa W.Melissa Wolowicz: During the fall season be sure to try the "Compost" cocktail.

Twirly J.Twirly J 💃: Drinks! Drinks! Drinks! The Blood Orange Cosmo is TO-DIE-FOR. Everyone at the table that tried different cocktails liked this the best. :) Go for it! Oh, p.s. I don't even care for Cosmos usually!

Susan P.Susan Prichard: Octopus, clams and pork belly and cocktails

Second Line is one of The 15 Best Places for Cocktails in Memphis.

15. Second Line

8.7
2144 Monroe Ave (Cooper), Memphis, TN
Cajun / Creole Restaurant · Midtown · 29 tips and reviews

The Commercial AppealThe Commercial Appeal: "Cocktails: Don’t miss ’em. The Bloody Mary is right on target — spicy but not too hot, with just a hint of horseradish — and it is potent." Jennifer Biggs of The Commercial Appeal

Katherine W.Katherine Wooten: The Bloody Mary and "Best Damn Gimlet" are both perfect cocktails.

Gilad G.Gilad Gray: Chicken poboy is to die for! Also the Bloody Mary is spot on, any time of day