Best Louisville, KY Restaurants

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    10. Proof on Main

    Located within the 21C Museum Hotel, Proof on Main serves rich and sustainable cuisine alongside a menu of more than 50 Kentucky bourbons. The menu is playful while keeping its sophistication, so you'll see items...

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    9. Harvest - Louisville

    Located in the downtown East Market Street area, Harvest has been hailed as one of the best restaurants in Louisville, thanks to its high-quality, regionally-inspired farm-to-table cuisine. Everything's grown...

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    8. Corbett's Fine Dining

    Elegant American cuisine is what you'll find at Corbett's, a AAA four-diamond award winner. Housed in a fully-restored, mid-1800s mansion, the restaurant elevated American favorites in an always-rotating menu. For a...

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    7. The Comfy Cow

    With five locations (and growing) throughout Louisville and 20 to 30 flavors, the Comfy Cow is a must for those with a sweet tooth. The ice cream chain uses the freshest ingredients (local whenever possible) and in...

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    6. The Oakroom

    When the occasion calls for fine dining, The Oakroom guarantees an outstanding menu, exceptional service, and romantic atmosphere. The restaurant is known for its use of Kentucky-grown products and bourbons, adding...

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    5. Buck's

    Buck's is located in the heart of Old Louisville in the historic Mayflower building and is well known as the place to be for special occasions. Dark, hunter-green walls, white tablecloths, candlelit bars, mix-matched...

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    4. Jack Fry's

    Established in the early 1930s, this well-regarded restaurant near Cherokee Park is known for first-class cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. A classic shrimp and grits appetizer is updated with shiitakes and...

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    3. Hammerheads

    If you want affordable and delicious comfort food in Louisville, try to snag a table at Hammerheads. Menu items like crispy mac & cheese balls, smoked cheddar grit cakes, pork belly BLT sandwiches, truffle fries...

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    2. Mayan Cafe

    Even in the trendy entertainment district of Nulu on East Market Street, Mayan Cafe stands out as one of Louisville's best. With a focus on sustainability, the restaurant prepares seasonal menus to reflect the best...

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    1. Havana Rumba

    The first Havana Rumba opened in 2004 to bring the flavors of Cuba to Louisville. The Cuban-style pulled pork rivals that of any local BBQ joint, and the portions are big and at affordable prices. The service is...

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