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The Peanut Shoppe

24 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-2503
+1 901-525-1115
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You're always welcome at The Peanut Shoppe!

This shop is a downtown must-see. The smell of fresh roasted peanuts and old fashioned popcorn... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
dennisbbq
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Memphis, Tennessee
Great variety of nuts roasted on an antique roasting machine

We love roasted nuts, especially peanuts and cashews. We heard about this little shop and had to... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2017
Begonia3
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Fountain Hills
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The only nut shop of its kind. The Peanut Shoppe strives to ensure that all its nuts are prepared fresh, everyday, throughout the day, guaranteeing you receive the freshest orders and tantalizing your taste buds with the aroma of freshly roasted nuts of all varieties. On location since 1949.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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24 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-2503
Downtown
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+1 901-525-1115
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

This shop is a downtown must-see. The smell of fresh roasted peanuts and old fashioned popcorn always fills the air. The owner and his family go out of their way to greet visitors and spend time with them. They have owned the shop for the...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

We love roasted nuts, especially peanuts and cashews. We heard about this little shop and had to go. We were so glad we we did. The owner, Nurah was friendly, informative. The nuts are hand roasted in his antique peanut roasting machine. The cashews and...More

Thank Begonia3
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

So I was told to stop here as it’s a Memphis staple. Since I needed some snacks for the flight I decided to go to since it was around the corner from where I was staying. Glad I did owner was cool we talked for...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

In 2010 I was in Memphis and had a new experience of hot nuts in a little peanut Shoppe I found while out on a walk. Now, 2017, I took my husband out to find the shop, a must stop if it was still there,...More

1  Thank Bonita T
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This place has changed so much in the last twenty years! Guess that's what happens when the owners are not even from the South. My mom and I visited to get some cashews. We spent 15 mins trying to gain the worker's daughters attention and...More

1  Thank Carrian L
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Our visit to The Peanut Shoppe was a pleasantly unique experience! Rida & Nurah were so sweet. They let us sample a variety of their goodies, a majority of which we later purchased...Rida's a smart man 😉 They also recommended several local eateries that were...More

1  Thank GoCards4
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

We stopped in past here on our recent trip to Memphis. It was close to closing time but the owner was happy to chat and when we wanted to take a picture he went above and beyond to allow us to take snaps in the...More

1  Thank Crashgoggz
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

We stopped by this shop at the recommendation of our AAA Guide, and were not disappointed. The scent of roasted nuts and popcorn prepared in vintage equipment, filled the air with delicious aroma. The owner is a pleasant fellow with a good sense of humor...More

1  Thank Dave48838
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

If you drive, the address will take you to a pedestrian only street, but here is easy parking around the corner from the shop. The owner is very friendly and knowledgeable. He will let you sample anything he has. The nuts are all very fresh...More

3  Thank Janet W
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Autheniic,out of the tourist traps. Nurah was very personable..told us where to go for lunch. Hard to decide what to take home from this wonderful gem. He should be very proud!

1  Thank duk110
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