Owners of downtown Memphis’ Flight Restaurant and Wine Bar have opened Southern Social. The top tier fine dining restaurant will reflect the high standards established at Flight.
The restaurant features a chef-inspired menu, offering fresh seafood and prime steaks. Southern Social brings exceptional specialty cocktails and Flight’s award-winning wine selections.
Sun 9:45 am–2:00 pm
Mon–Thu, Sun 4:45 pm–10:00 pm
Fri, Sat 4:45 pm–11:00 pm
The service and food were exceptional and something we will definitely try again.
We celebrated my husband’s birthday st Southern Social and he absolutely loved it, as did I! The service and staff were all very courteous and professional. My husband was even treated to a complimentary dessert which was delicious! We will definitely recommend Southern Social to our close friends/family. Awesome!💯
Delicious food and even better service! Overall a fantastic meal!
Great food, superior service. A delightful dining experience! Had the fried chicken. It was better than Gus’s. Looking forward to my next visit. The staff was A+ especially my server Hannah. Thanks to Kyle, one of the managers, for going out of the way to get some lemonade from the store when the restaurant was out. Big thanks to Madelyn, Anna, Aly, Jake, Tate, Linda, Liz, Nathan, Allie, Lauren, Morgan, Jessi, Chris, Micah, and Matt for making my dining experience one I will cherish for the rest of my life.
Been there a bunch this year. Always great service.
2nd occasion to have dinner with my wife here. Our new favorite date night place. Excellence of service starts in the parking lot, and continues through the whole dining experience. We have eaten at restaurants all over the world, and this is some of the best food we have had.
Wonderful restaurant! Great Atmosphere. The fried pimento cheese sandwiches and bar-b-que shrimp were both outstanding. The food was impeccable. My daughter had the s'mores dessert and declared it to be the best dessert she has ever eaten. This place never disappoints.
First time to visit, after hearing nothing but good reviews. I’ve never been greeted by so many employees in the same restaurant. Everyone was friendly and welcoming. Food was great, service was awesome. Definitely will be back.
Food and service were excellent. It was our anniversary and we were greeted with champagne and chocolate covered strawberries.
PERFECTION top five meals of my whole life! The friend chicken is everything 😍
Exceptional service. Great food. Wonderful ambience. Professional valet.
This was our 1st visit to Southern Social and our 12th wedding anniversary. The ambience was perfect and the owner and staff really knew how to make us feel special. The meal was great and the bread pudding was the best I've had in Memphis! And we really enjoyed the wine flights. We loved our first visit and look forward to the next experience.
First time going there. Found that all staff was very polite and welcoming. Our waitress guided us through the menu very well and made great recommendations. ( Abigail). Food was great. Can't wait to try more of the menu.
We had excellent service and the food was great. A small mishap with a glass of wine in a flight of wine was quickly dealt with and a replacement provided. One had lamb, one had fried chicken, and one had salmon. Each was great. Desserts were good.
Amazing. This was my brother's first visit here. He took my daughters to celebrate their birthdays. He raved about how awesome everything is. They ate from top to bottom of menu. Sonia, their server was excellent, super attentive, professional and friendly. He can't wait to come back again. They had the devil eggs/oysters, beef wellington, pork chop, halibut and scallops. For dessert, they received complimentary creme brulee. Thanks for making their birthday celebrations so special.
Southern Social was a great experience from the start. The hostess was exceptionally nice while leading us to our table. The waiter was very polite, respectable and extremely knowledgeable of the menu choices that night. We could not have had a better experience!
The food is always good and the service outstanding. Even management goes out of its way to make sure ou are well taken care of. We have been many times and love this place. It is definitely worth a try if you have not been. Ask for just about anything and they will comply.
Staff was excellent! Manager very friendly and showed us the outdoor dining area himself. Would highly recommend!!
Awesome experience for my wife's birthday! It was worth every penny!
The food was delicious and the restaurant was beautiful. We were celebrating our daughter’s engagement and the service was excellent. We will be back.
Sat on the patio which was very nice
Excellent as always!!! Food and service superb! Staff there is VERY attentive. Manager even checks in on every table. Love Southern Social!!!
Great Anniversary Celebration. The entire staff is super polite and amazing. We were greeted upon arrival/departure by all team members. Our server Crystal was outstanding. She brought us champagne to start off our celebration, then she told us the features, etc. We had the Beef Wellington (our all time favorite), gumbo (delicious), ribeye steak and lamb and carrot cake for dessert. Every menu item was tasty, fresh and portions were plentiful. Crystal was super attentive. She was professional and polite. Thanks for making our special day so wonderful. We will definitely come back.
My favorite place for special occasions and taking our out of town guests. Best service and hospitality in Memphis!
Everyone enjoined their meal; it’s difficult to have conversations because it’s very loud in the bar area
Wonderful birthday brunch for my boo!
As usual, Southern Social was outstanding. Food was delicious and Chris took great care of us
This is one of our favorite restaurants in Memphis. Food is always delicious and It has the best service by far!
Southern Social since its opening, has been and remains our favorite restaurant in Germantown/Memphis. Love the menu, wine selection, and ambiance. Consistently a great dining experience!
THIS WAS THE BEST SERVICE THAT I HAVE EVER RECEIVED AT A RESTAURANT. FROM THE MOMENT WE WALKED IN UNTIL THE MOMENT WE WALKED OUT, EVERYONE CALLED US BY NAME AND SAID "HAPPY ANNIVERSARY". AWESOME EXPERIENCE!!!
The service was outstanding as always, from the front door to the table and back again.
Southern Social is great, probably our favorite place to eat, but I felt they fell JUST short of what they're trying to do. Don't get me wrong, I still give them 5's. The ambiance and service were great; I don't have much to say about that. It was what it should be, except for that friggin train, but no one can help that. We had the fried pimento cheese sandwiches for an appetizer--I don't even like pimento cheese, and it was delicious. It is served with a pepper jelly. Also good, BUT...it was ever so slightly watery. I had the "tropical" crab louie as my salad. I love it, so good, BUT...the mango was under ripe, so it didn't have much taste. I also think it could have used a very slight shake of salt.. I had the halibut for a main course, which was perfect, by which I mean every part served to perfect the whole. It was served on a bed of risotto with a kind of creamy shrimp sauce. The halibut was clearly the centerpiece, but the risotto and sauce were just as good; everything on the plate worked to create a true Dish, as it were. I don't think I've ever had that exactly. For the desert I had their s'mores chocolate souffle. I think that name, more than anything else on the menu, shows what Southern Social is trying to accomplish. What's more American devil-may-care than a s'more? And then you throw the word "souffle" in there. American = laid back and pile it on. European = fancy. Anyway that's the idea, it seems to me. Make "plain" food amazing, in different ways. Did it work with the souffle? Sort of. The souffle was served with a (good) cookie topped with some ice cream, and there was a little pitcher of some sweet creamy concoction that the waiter poured into the souffle after he cracked the top open. It was amazing, but in the same way that a s'more is. It's so rich and sweet that if you asked someone how they liked Hershey's chocolate or Honey Maid graham crackers they'd be kinda confused. Was the souffle good? Man, I don't know, but I'd have another one.
On this particular night we got our favorite table in the small dining room where it’s quieter in order to converse easily. Our waiter was friendly and attentive, and we actually had an interesting conversation with him. The food was wonderful, especially the wild salmon with spinach and mushrooms with the herb butter sauce, the French onion soup and the featured strawberry cheesecake. It was a perfect way to spend a birthday!
We were celebrating the news that our first grandchild is going to be a boy. Southern Social knows how to make a special occasion EXTRA special. We all had the surf and turf. Don’t miss it when it is available! Thank you, Savannah, for great service and Will for taking extra special care of our bar service before dinner. See you all again soon!
This restaurant was amazing! Everything that we ordered was fantastic, and our waiter was very helpful. I highly recommend eating here for any special occasion.
Absolutely wonderful dining experience, lobster was potentially the best we have ever had as part of surf and turf. Wine selection was excellent and we enjoyed 2 bottles of a excellent Pinot Noir.
Staff at all levels were responsive and professional. 1,000 ⭐️
Every thing is great except in our opinion the food tastes great except it’s really salty in our taste but overall it’s great!
The food was good but the customer service was excellent.