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Louisville american Restaurant Reviews

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Welcome to our Louisville american restaurant reviews guide where you'll find top restaurants off the beaten path, both locally owned and chain. In fact, some of the best restaurants in the Louisville just might be the little mom and pop operations flying under the radar. For some of the best picks in Louisville, you've come to the right place.

Our Louisville restaurant reviews guide can help you make sense of the thousands of options out there. Happy eating!

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Barley's Bar & Grill

 5 star(s)  (11/21/2014)
“Well I've heard all the talk about Barleys at work for four years. Never went in there till yesterday. My loss. I passed it every day, and just never took time to stop, but I will from now on. Coldest beer and 50 cent pool tables. I felt comfortable the whole time I was there. One of the owners came... ”

The Cafe

 5 star(s)  (06/09/2014)
“Ate there with some friends about a month ago. Couldn't wait to go back, so today going with another group of friends. Best benedictine sandwich and tomato dill soup I ever ate.”

Barley's Bar & Grill

 5 star(s)  (02/01/2014)
“I read reviews on Barley's. I'm very picky on my pizzas, so I went there to pick it apart. I COULDN'T !! It was the best Ive ever had. I've go there twice a week just to eat. I don't drink, but if I did, this would be my watering hole. You really need to try it. I lived in NY. for 12 years. There ... ”

Barley's Bar & Grill

 5 star(s)  (09/23/2013)
“It's a little off the beaten path, but I like that. I've been going there for almost two years, and I haven't as much as seen an argument in there. The food is great and the owners are the nicest people you would ever wanna meet. No one hits on my woman. It's a very respectful place. I recommend it ... ”

Barley's Bar & Grill

 5 star(s)  (05/20/2013)
“Very nice out of the way place. I met one of the owners. The whole staff was so nice. The food was unbelievable. Not what you would expect in a bar. More like food from the highlands or east end. The pizza is like no pizza I've eaten before. Try that first. The only thing is the kids had to leave ... ”

Barley's Bar & Grill

 5 star(s)  (05/19/2013)
“Barleys in kind-a off the beaten' path, but well worth the time to go. It's not a hole in the wall, but very casual setting. All the people made my friends and I feel like we were part of the Family. We got pizza. OH MY GOD !!!! There are no word to say about the pizza except, if you don't go get a... ”

The Cafe

 5 star(s)  (03/04/2013)
“We made our first visit to The Cafe on Saturday. We had heard much about the restaurant and we weren't disappointed at all. We'll be back.”

Brandon's Bar-B-Que

 4 star(s)  (07/21/2012)
“My family went there and had a chicken,Bacon,ranch pizza it was absolutely amazing!! We have been back since and had the ultra meat pizza..also awesome, and they definitely don't skimp on the toppings. We will be going back.”

Bungalow Joe's Bar & Grill

 5 star(s)  (02/07/2012)
“Great neighborhood place. We are there ALL the time. It is like cheers only better.”

Frontier Diner

 5 star(s)  (02/01/2012)
“Great place to eat. I would recommend the miss kitty special two years of great awesome food and great staff owner is very customer oriented”

Staxx Roadhouse

 5 star(s)  (05/22/2011)
“If your looking for some "GREAT" Smoked Wing's, then Staxx is the place to go!!!!!”

Kum's Kafe

 5 star(s)  (02/22/2011)
“I Googled best Chili in Louisville and it recomended Kums Kafe. I drove over got an amaging fish sandwich and the outstanding chili that I went there for. Great food, outstanding helpful staff...highly recommend!”

Staxx Roadhouse

 4 star(s)  (02/14/2011)
“Ate on Valentines day and had a very good experience.. Food was exceptionaly good. Had ribs which just fell off the bones anf grilled chicken that was very good also. The baked potatoes were some of the best we ever had. Would highly reconnend it”

Kum's Kafe

 5 star(s)  (01/03/2011)
“AMAZING FOOD! Hats off to the head chef at Kum's Kafe. It was soo good I went back same that same day. Great service and great food! I highly recommend you going there as well.”

Denny's Restaurant

 4 star(s)  (11/15/2010)
“I had an awesome server named Krazy Karl he is great.”


 5 star(s)  (11/14/2010)
“Good place to watch football. Not many people here kinda surprised me. It's not as packed as hoops the food is much better as well. It's hard to find a decent place around Louisville to watch the games I'm still looking but so far this one gets my vote as the best.”

Boston Market

 5 star(s)  (10/23/2010)
“This information about Bostom Market is no longer true. There is no Boston Market at 2730 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy... There is a Qdoba though.”

Whitney's Diner

 5 star(s)  (08/21/2010)
“Aug. 2010 First time visiting this restaurant. The service was superfast, food was so much more than anticipated and amazingly affordable. I had Salisbury steak that tasted wonderful and melted in my mouth. My wife had a cup of chili. The server told her it was spicy. My wife agreed it was but ... ”

Whitney's Diner

 4 star(s)  (08/18/2010)
“great family atmosphere! Good coutnry food! the prices are awesome!”

Austin's Restaurant

 4 star(s)  (06/13/2010)
“The BEST carrot cake I've ever had!! The rest of the food was good for the price, but there are other restaurants I'd rather eat at in Louisville.”

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