Louisville, the River City, has a great range of restaurants from perennial regional top picks to international standards of taste and style. The city restaurants mix traditional Kentucky cooking style with international cuisines, such as Italian, Mediterranean, French, American Southwest, Mexican, comfort food, and classic Barbecue influences. This city has something new, unique and exciting to offer. Whether you’re looking for a casual restaurant to unwind after a long day on your feet, or an ethnic eatery, or elegant and international flavor restaurant, or classic Bourbon cafe, the city has you covered.
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Proof on Main-Yummy Food and Bourbon Bliss!
Proof on Main transforms simple food into sublime. This eatery serves farm to table, innovatively created food, alongside a menu of over 50 Kentucky bourbons. The decor is elegant with contemporary artwork. Blend of delectable food and amazing pieces of art!
Address: 702 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202, United States
Phone: 1 502-217-6360
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday: 11:00 am-1:00 am; Friday: 11:00 am-2:00 am; Saturday: 12:00 pm-2:00 am; Sunday: 12:00 pm-12:00 am
610 Magnolia- Delectable Contemporary Southern Dining!
Chef Edward Lee’s 610 Magnolia has a prix fixe menu that changes every night. This eatery serves elevated southern food paired with wines. Beautiful presentation, mouthwatering dishes, fancy setting and top-notch service!
Address: 610 W Magnolia Ave, Louisville, KY 40208, United States
Phone: 1 502-636-0783
Opening hours: Wednesday to Saturday: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
The Oakroom- Traditional Eatery in Historic Hotel!
Located in the historic Seelbech hotel, the Oakroom serves exotic treats. It uses Kentucky-grown ingredients, infused with Asian, European and American influences. Also, it has an impressive bourbon selection that complements the inventive food. The restaurant has two prix fixe menu as well as a la carte menu.
Address: 500 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202, United States
Phone: 1 502-585-3200
Opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm; Sunday: 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Mayan Cafe- Food with Unique Flavors!
Mayan Cafe serves original and exciting farm-to-table Mexican and Pan-Latin fare in a small and comfy setting. This restaurant has authentic flavors in its dishes. The menu is unique, service is flawless and food is yummy!
Address: 813 E Market St, Louisville, KY 40206, United States
Phone: 1 502-566-0651
Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 11:00 am-2:30 pm, 5:00 pm-10:30 pm; Saturday: 5:00 pm-10:30 pm
Havana Rumba- A trip to Caribbean!
Get the flavors of Cuba at the Havana Rumba. Enjoy the live music Monday to Wednesday nights, while having authentic Cuban-style fare and cocktails. Get an exposure to Cuban cuisines!
Address: 4115 Oechsli Ave, Louisville, KY 40207, United States
Phone: 1 502-897-1959
Opening hours: Monday to Wednesday: 5:00 pm-9:30 pm; Thursday-Friday: 11:00 am-9:30 pm; Saturday: 12:00 pm-10:00 pm; Sunday: 12:00 pm-8:30 pm
The English Grill- Elegant Dining!
Sits within the Brown Hotel, the English Grill is an elegant, high-end Southern restaurant that has Kentucky-inspired menu. The restaurant is popular for its “Hot Brown” sandwich. It has an extensive bourbon and wine selection. Perfect blend of an old-world charm with delectable food and service!
Address: 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202, United States
Phone: 1 502-583-1234
Bistro Le Relais- Authentic French Fare in the Ville!
Bistro Le Relais is a perfect mix of delectable French bistro fare, impeccable service and a trip back to the 1920s when the Ville’s Bowman Field airport was established. Enjoy the French cuisines amid art deco surroundings and beautiful views of small planes flying in and out.
Address: 2817 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205, United States
Phone: 1 502-451-9020
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday: 5:30 pm-8:30 pm
Hammerheads- Great food in a hole in the wall!
Want to have a delectable and affordable comfort food in the Derby City, then head over to the Hammerheads. Menu items, such as smoked cheddar grit cakes, crisp mac & cheese balls, truffle fries, bacon brownie and pork belly BLT sandwiches are locals favorite. Enjoy the comfort fare with creative twist, along with beers at this spot.
Address: 921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204, United States
Phone: 1 502-365-1112
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm
Lilly's- Upscale Southern fare!
Lilly’s, a southern bistro serves local farm-to-table Southern and New American dishes in a romantic and refined setting. It also has an impressive bourbon and wine list. Enjoy the great southern food prepared using the fresh, locally-sourced ingredients in a quaint setting!
Address: 1147 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204, United States
Phone: 1 502-451-0447
Opening hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 11:00 am-2:30 pm, 5:00 pm-10:00 pm
Seviche-Stylish Latin Eatery!
Craving for Latin food, Seviche is your spot! The eatery serves creative Latin-fusion fare. Tasty and unique dining establishment in the Derby City!
Address: 1538 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205, United States
Phone: 1 502-473-8560
Opening hours: Monday: 5:00 pm-9:00 pm; Tuesday-Thursday: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm; Friday & Saturday: 5:00 pm-11:00 pm; Sunday: 5:00 pm-9:00 pm
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