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Our Story

Bringing Home To Memphis

Chef Tamra Patterson born and raised in Fort Worth , Texas known by most as Chef Tam, she is the owner of Chef Tam’s Underground Cafe .


She comes from a long line of Cooks , Bakers, and Restaurant Owners. Her Maternal Grandfather owned a BBQ Restaurant , Her Father Owned a Homestyle Restaurant all of her youth, and her Paternal Grandmother who she affectionally calls Nanna was a Professional Baker.


Underground Cafe Story

Underground Cafe is a soulful cafe nestled in The Edge District Exactly 2 minutes from Beale Street this place fuses Cajun staples with Southern favorites and then sprinkles them with love!

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