Alcenia's Home Cooking is Better Than A Lot of Memphis Barbecue.
This little soul food cafe called Alcenia's is a truly comforting restaurant that brings tasty vittles to the table. Stop in when you're in Memphis.
The destination for soul food/southern-style cuisine in Memphis, TN. Everything is handmade from scratch with love. You arrive a stranger and leave part of The Alcenia's Family. We can't wait to meet—and feed you!
In the kitchen: Meet B.J. Chester-Tamayo, chef and owner of Alcenia's in Downtown Memphis
Meet B. J. Chester-Tamayo, the charismatic owner of Alencia's. She has been serving her famous soul food at her Memphis restaurant since 1997.