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 Post subject: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 11:25 am 
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http://www.memphistaproom.com/

Another gastropub and a bit north of the city in Kensington but if youve never been go.

They have vegan/veg options listed clearly and a rotating menu. Id say go with the veggie burger and add on their coconut bacon. Their coconut bacon itself is worth the trip. They also have legit brunch with a couple offerings oh and beer mimosas...

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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make sure you order a side of the beer mustard. it's amazingballs.

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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i FINALLY tried this place last night after wanting to go forever. my friend and i split the veggie burger and the smoked coconut club. holy fuckkkkkkk. so good. and the fries were bangin too.


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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 5:42 pm 
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Um, there is vegan pumpkin stuffed french toast on the brunch menu! We may need to hit this up afyer the punk rock flea market.

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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The Club Sandwich!!! holy fork!!!!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 8:39 pm 
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I (we) need to go!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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GraciaKai wrote:
Um, there is vegan pumpkin stuffed french toast on the brunch menu! We may need to hit this up afyer the punk rock flea market.


Lauren got them once, i thinlk the only complaint was the small portion.

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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Eric. wrote:
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Um, there is vegan pumpkin stuffed french toast on the brunch menu! We may need to hit this up afyer the punk rock flea market.


Lauren got them once, i thinlk the only complaint was the small portion.

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Oh no, that just looks like trumped up toast! Sadface :(

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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GraciaKai wrote:
Eric. wrote:
GraciaKai wrote:
Um, there is vegan pumpkin stuffed french toast on the brunch menu! We may need to hit this up afyer the punk rock flea market.


Lauren got them once, i thinlk the only complaint was the small portion.

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Oh no, that just looks like trumped up toast! Sadface :(



Its literally 2 slices of white bread. NOT good, not worth 8 bucks. None of their vegan brunch items are good. Im a hater, I dont care. Seriously, a full plate cafe and dos segundos is the way to go.

But if you really want a good brunch, make cornmeal waffles from vegan brunch, get the frozn chkn cutlets from the vietnamese grocery store on 6th and washington, bread them southern style, fry, serve on top of waffles. Real maple syrup, side of home fries browned in a cast iron skillet, you got the best brunch in all of philly in your very own kitchen.


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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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Oh no, that just looks like trumped up toast! Sadface :(

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But if you really want a good brunch, make cornmeal waffles from vegan brunch, get the frozn chkn cutlets from the vietnamese grocery store on 6th and washington, bread them southern style, fry, serve on top of waffles. Real maple syrup, side of home fries browned in a cast iron skillet, you got the best brunch in all of philly in your very own kitchen.

Is this an invitation I hear?

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:43 pm 
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Is this an invitation I hear?


sounds like it.

i agree, A full plate/cantina both have a much better french toast.

But the burger at Memphis is much better than any ive had from A full plate.

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:50 pm 
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Ok, help me out kids. We are hitting up the Punk Rock Flea Market at 11. Its going to be cold, and I want a hearty sweet/savory fantastic brunch. What will be near me and what do you suggest? French toast is needed!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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GraciaKai wrote:
Ok, help me out kids. We are hitting up the Punk Rock Flea Market at 11. Its going to be cold, and I want a hearty sweet/savory fantastic brunch. What will be near me and what do you suggest? French toast is needed!



you actually won't be too far from a full plate or dos segundos!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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Eric. wrote:
GraciaKai wrote:
Is this an invitation I hear?


sounds like it.

i agree, A full plate/cantina both have a much better french toast.

But the burger at Memphis is much better than any ive had from A full plate.



Come on over! Bring some OJ and champagne!


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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:01 am 
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Went here tonight for the first time. My friend got that tofu, coconut smoked club sandwich thing and it was awesome. I got the coconut curry butternut stew. OMG it was so good. I wish it was bigger than it was because it was so delicious. I'm going to have to try and replicate it. So good. We looked at the brunch menu and said we would come back for the pumpkin french toast, but the reviews here don't make it sound worth it.


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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 2:59 pm 
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I just saw this placed on diners, drive-ins and dives (which I don't usually watch, but I saw "philly" and "tofu" so decided to check it out). Now I really want to try the coconut smoked club sandwich.


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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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Their coconut club is pretty good! I'd get it again. I remember thinking it was a little small for a "club sandwich," but I was also ridiculously hungry that night. My friends and I had waited for a table at the new Khyber for over an hour before we gave up and headed to Memphis. I will have to try their veggie burger next time!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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Damn I really want to go here but I didn't realize it was in Kensington! Scary and SO far! How the hell am I supposed to get there!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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I just saw this placed on diners, drive-ins and dives (which I don't usually watch, but I saw "philly" and "tofu" so decided to check it out). Now I really want to try the coconut smoked club sandwich.


I saw it too! I need the club sandwich and the fried pickles!!

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
PostPosted: Wed Jan 19, 2011 10:07 am 
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carolawesome wrote:
I just saw this placed on diners, drive-ins and dives (which I don't usually watch, but I saw "philly" and "tofu" so decided to check it out). Now I really want to try the coconut smoked club sandwich.


I saw it too! I need the club sandwich and the fried pickles!!


just an fyi, their fried pickles are not vegan.

ive never flet scared up there or anything, i mean things do happen but i wouldnt not go there because of that. we usually ride up there from our place and never have had an issue the many times we've gone.

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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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It's actually in a really decent neighborhood, very close to Greensgrow, not the slightest bit scary at all. I have never had any concerns about safety there either.


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 Post subject: Re: Memphis Taproom
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Ok good. Yeah I'm just terrified of Philly in general. And I'm from here! I think I'm just scared of the world. We have to have meetup there.

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