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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Pizza Place
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“If the weather is nice this is the perfect spot to just hang out. They have lots of outdoor seating and games. The pizza is very good and always rotating. Drink recommendations: Basil Gimlet, Gin and Tonic (house made tonic), great bourbon selection. ”
  • 93 locals recommend
Whisky Bar
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“Hit it for weekend brunch, but skip it for dinner. Great outside space and a large selection of bourbons, whisky and cocktail offerings. ”
  • 86 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“White table cloth restaurant. Very good food. Pricey. A Louisville institution.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“My favorite restaurant in all of Louisville! Unique menu with amazing food and great beer list - in the basement of someones home, be prepared to wait!”
  • 70 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“This rennovated VFW Post is a must if you like pizza! Check out their menu, the pizzas are fantastic, and they usually have slices of the daily special.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Delicious Mayan style food. Best to call ahead for reservation as it is a small place.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing comfort food in a relaxed atmosphere; specialty cocktails are a bonus ”
  • 54 locals recommend
College Basketball Court
“The yum center is Louisville's center for major concert's and sporting (Basketball) events (home of our Louisville Cardinal's Basketball Team). It is just a quick Uber/Lyft ride away (would def. recommend this form of travel for the traffic and parking can be horrendous on event nights.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This super Restaurant serves the best fish and drinks around they have valet parking but save the money and walk the one block to Bardstown Rd.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Come grab a pastry at this local bakery. Just a short walk away or a quick drive. Make sure you go early.”
  • 57 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Get the true Germantown experience at Eiderdown - a delcious and hip German restaurant and beer hall. Everything on the menu is delicious. And if you're a vegetarian or vegan, not to worry! They have some exciting options for you too!”
  • 53 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Mexican food. One of our favorite restaurants in the city. It can get crowded with long waits, but they make amazing margaritas and Mexican food. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Bar
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“Proof is the bar that is attached to the free museum (21C). I would go after dinner and just get a drink at the bar then walk around the museum. It's really cool and the exhibits always change.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Monnik is a great place to meet up with friends for a brew, get a great burder and don't dare forget the donder fries!”
  • 45 locals recommend
Bar
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“My favorite meal in town is the New Zealand rack of lamb. Call ahead for reservations. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Ramsi's is one of Louisville's most well known restaurants. Known for their international dishes, they offer a wide variety of options for everyone. Plus it is located within walking distance from the Louis on Longest!”
  • 52 locals recommend