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Hours

Mon–Thu 11:00 AM–8:00 PM

Fri–Sat 11:00 AM–10:00 PM

Sun Noon–6:00 PM

About Uncle Lou's

Local Restaurant, featured TWICE on Food Network, on "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives" and "The Best Thing I Ever Ate"


Location & Directions


Tips for Uncle Lou's

Get a gallon of Cool-Aide. You know you want to...

- Heather


Uncle Lou's has become a Memphis icon for its honey-dipped homestyle chicken infused with Cajun-Creole butter.

- Food Network


It's BYOB so bring it in & they'll toss it in a cup for you.

- Jon Stinemetz


Truckers! Bobtail friendly if you park next to the car wash but try to come off peak times to ensure there is parking

- Lora Waloski


If you're going for lunch, get there early, because this place gets PACKED. After you try the chicken — with a little Corruption — you'll see why Uncle Lou's has been featured on The Food Network.

- The Commercial Appeal


If you're a fan of Gus's Fried Chicken, you'll love Uncle Lou's. The fried chicken is as good as Gus's, without the wait. I've also heard that the burgers are great.

- Ken Rogers


Everyone knows about the chicken and the burgers, but you owe it to yourself to get the banana pudding. Make sure you have slow afternoon at work, because you won't be able to do anything else.

- Alex McPeak


Uncle Lou's was featured on Food Network as a must-eat place in Memphis, so it's always packed. Call ahead with your order & get a bottle of sauce to take home.

- Heather


Awesome chicken & honey bisquits!

- Wanda Ross


Don't be afraid to put a little corruption or sauce run-off into your dipping sauces... Especially for the pickles.

- Jacob Pigott


The chicken is just plain AWESOME!

- kensingt0n


Sweet spicy honey love flavored chicken and corn nuggets

- Bri Shep


Chicken biscuit = heaven

- Allison Kasic


Gotta have the fried bologna or the home style chicken. Make sure to get a side of the fried pickles!

Uncle Lou's

- James Miller


Amazing service!

- Tina K


Sweet spicy love

Uncle Lou's

- Lori S.


Much different than Gus's fried chicken definitely as good, maybe better. Great place! Go for the sweet spicy goodness!

- Adam Hill


This is the fried chicken served in heaven.

- Nathaniel Bowman


Uncle Lou's is the best fried chicken in Memphis

- Manuel Arrington


Best chicken I have ever had

- Mallory Smith


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