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Wild Bill's

1580 Vollintine Ave, Memphis, TN 38107-2942
+1 901-726-5473
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Always a great time!

Wild Bill's is in an up and coming yet still sketchy area of town. I recommend an uber or lyft... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
cy w
via mobile
Classic Memphis

This place is amazing. Good music, good people, faaaaaar away from the Disney sheen of Beale... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
via mobile
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Old-fashioned blues bar with great drinks and lots of ambiance.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“juke joint” (5 reviews)
“real memphis” (3 reviews)
“cover charge” (4 reviews)
1580 Vollintine Ave, Memphis, TN 38107-2942
+1 901-726-5473
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Wild Bill's is in an up and coming yet still sketchy area of town. I recommend an uber or lyft. Taxis are terrible here. Music is always fun and ranges from classics to dance to, jammy blues, and even local originals. BYOB for liquor and...More

Thank cy w
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. Good music, good people, faaaaaar away from the Disney sheen of Beale Street. BYOB!!! If I am ever in/or around Memphis, I will always make this a destination. If Beale St. is your thing, Wild Bill's is obviously not for you....More

Thank earllee
Reviewed 24 August 2016

we really loved this place! the music is great, with a (house)band playing and different people that were in the audience coming up to perform, many of them very impressive. we felt like joining in on a regular saturday evening of very talented friends that...More

Thank fonkdrspock
Reviewed 8 July 2016

For some of that old school Memphis blues club, good time you must stop by this place, especially on a Friday or Saturday night. Show runs from 11PM until 3AM. It's a non-stop swinging, good time. Cover charge $10 and all they serve are 40's....More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a true juke joint experience with down home blues, look no further than Wild Bill's. It's a about three miles from downtown and the music doesn't start until 11 and goes until 3 am. The neighborhood may put off some folks....More

Thank mikejefe23
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Let me start off by saying this was my favorite place in Memphis. This is where you go if you want a real Memphis experience. Beale Street is fine and fun but get away from it and find a real juke joint. And this is...More

1  Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 20 January 2016

This was like showing up to a friends house and having a keg party. The coldest 40 oz beer if ever had and probably the most second hand smoke since partying at the Goat bar in Mammoth Lakes, California circa '95. This place is definitely...More

2  Thank mike c
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Wild Bill's is the quintessential hole in the wall club. It will have you saying, " Let's go to the hole in the wall... I had my best time y'all at that hole in the wall." The Kitchen selection are limited... The wing were fresh...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We dropped into Wild Bill's in the hope of finding something a bit more authentic than Beale St. Whilst the music wasn't quite as good as other places we've visited, the singer was great and carried the rest along. The atmosphere was fantastic, owners very...More

1  Thank James F
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

VERY disappointing--especially for a Saturday night. Was hopping for an alternative to Beale Street -- not what I got. Band was okay but appeared to have not played together before--and they surely weren't any different from the stuff on Beale Street. The people were nice...More

4  Thank Mudhead1
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13 September 2016|
Response from mikejefe23 | Reviewed this property |
It's in a suburb of Memphis. Plenty to choose from there.