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Memphis New Year's - local and healthy?

tenacity Dec 31, 2006 08:10 PM

Strange request but I am looking for great local food in Memphis on New Year's Eve or Day that is ideally not deep-fried or just plain fatty. Like grilled catfish, boiled okra, etc.


And despite what I just said above, anyone know if Dyer's not answering their phone means they're closed?


  1. m
    Memphis Al Jan 1, 2007 12:14 AM

    Try Soul Fish on Cooper. Not sure if they'll be open on New Year's, but they've got a lot of non-fried fare to go along with the fried stuff.

    1. j
      jwoodcanyon Jan 1, 2007 01:40 AM

      Cafe 1912 (or some 191- date). Not sure about NY though...good brunch!

      1. tenacity Jan 2, 2007 10:25 PM

        Ok, a report:

        Thanks for the suggestions. Many places were closed or booked so I had the infamous grease burger at Dyer's before moving on to Little Rock and having my grilled catfish in the morning at Flying Fish downtown. Yum!


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