GLOBAL STREET FOOD

+ VINTAGE PHOTO BOOTH

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SPECIALTY LIBATIONS

+ SWEET SOUL MUSIC

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EVENTS

Dead Soldiers + BAR DKDC

Dead Soldiers + BAR DKDC

Feb 26, 9:00pm - Feb 27, 1:30am

BAR DKDC
964 South Cooper in the Cooper Young Hood
Memphis, TN  38104 Map

Devil Train + BAR DKDC

Devil Train + BAR DKDC

Feb 27, 9:00pm - Feb 28, 12:00am

BAR DKDC
964 South Cooper in the Cooper Young Hood
Memphis, TN  38104 Map

DJ Ben Bauermeister + BAR DKDC

DJ Ben Bauermeister + BAR DKDC

Feb 28, 10:00pm - Mar 1, 1:00am

BAR DKDC
964 South Cooper in the Cooper Young Hood
Memphis, TN  38104 Map

JP Keith + BAR DKDC

JP Keith + BAR DKDC

Mar 1, 7:30pm - Mar 1, 10:30pm

BAR DKDC
964 South Cooper in the Cooper Young Hood
Memphis, TN  38104 Map

Yesse Yavis (Chickasaw Mound) + BAR DKDC

Yesse Yavis (Chickasaw Mound) + BAR DKDC

Mar 3, 10:30pm - Mar 4, 1:30am

BAR DKDC
964 South Cooper in the Cooper Young Hood
Memphis, TN  38104 Map

Sharp Balloons + BAR DKDC

Sharp Balloons + BAR DKDC

Mar 4, 10:30pm - Mar 5, 1:30am

BAR DKDC
964 South Cooper in the Cooper Young Hood
Memphis, TN  38104 Map

ABOUT

DKDC

At BAR DKDC, we’ve paired Chef Karen Carrier’s eclectic tastes with the essence of local cuisines — international street food. The soul of the street, Our menu of small plates reads like an global backpacker’s food diary. Oaxacan Mexican to Shashlik from Israel. Spanish Tapas to the spices of the Caribbean. Plus, we change it up every five weeks. Relax in our intimate space with textiles from India, masks from Cuernavaca and Taxco, furnishings from our own Southern Delta, and music from all of the above.

Order a cocktail that matches the mood and travel with us.

It was a chance encounter in the restroom of a trendy New York City Bar. A struggling art student mentioned her love of cooking and lack of money. The other woman was a caterer in need of workers. The two exchanged names and Chef Karen Carrier never returned to graduate school. Instead she has enjoyed a varied career in food and has never regretted her decision to swap palette for palate.

Like all good southerners, she eventually returned home to Memphis in 1987 to start a family and plant the seeds for a restaurant empire.

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KAREN CARRIER

Carrier launched Another Roadside Attraction Catering, the stunning revival of downtown Memphis with Automatic Slims Tonga Club (which she sold in 2008), The Beauty Shop Restaurant, Do Sushi, Noodle Doodle do, The Mollie Fontaine Lounge and her newest venture—Bar-DKDC Social Club.

Critics have applied descriptors like daring, exuberant, eclectic and risk-taking to her restaurant ventures – words that apply equally well to the fanciful fusion food, the funky décor and chef—owner Karen Carrier. Her ambitious cooking combines big Southern and international flavors—it’s what Food & Wine described as “in your face” cooking: imaginative, well-prepared, and full of surprises.

CONTACT

INFORMATION

svg icon 964 S. COOPER (COOPER-YOUNG DISTRICT)
MEMPHIS
svg icon 901-272-0830
svg icon info@bardkdc.com
svg icon 5PM - 3AM
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