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The Bard's Town

1801 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1433
+1 502-749-5275
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Great bar with tons of entertainment

The Bard's Town is a joy. It hosts performances all the time -- from plays to comedy, to jazz, to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Creig E
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Louisville, Kentucky
Great Jazz, Not So Great Meal

Love going here for jazz events but food is hit and miss for anything but huge burgers. I had a... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
460Maggie49
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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 days ago
“Great bar with tons of entertainment”
2 Jun 2017
“Wow - music and decent food”
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1801 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1433
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+1 502-749-5275
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Bard's Town is a joy. It hosts performances all the time -- from plays to comedy, to jazz, to karaoke and improv. There is always something to see in the theater upstairs or lounge downstairs. The drinks are inexpensive -- from $2 for a...More

Thank Creig E
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Love going here for jazz events but food is hit and miss for anything but huge burgers. I had a tasteless, but very large, fish taco with fried chunks of fish. I sent it back once to be reheated but it never reached more than...More

Thank 460Maggie49
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a really fun place with good ford, local entertainment and a good selection of reasonably priced wines, spirits and beers.

Thank truetray
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Went to the Bard's Town for the Improv show. The Louisville group was much funnier than the Chicago group. I'm not sure the show was worth the $15.00 cover. We had a couple of drinks from the bar and the service was good and the...More

Thank Stacy C
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We went for the improv show, which was awesome and loved the food. The gooey butter cake was delicious. The Reuben was fantastic.

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Really enjoyed my time here. Enjoyed several good local beers on tap. Nice bartenders and locals filled the place. They also have an event room where things were going on. Seems like they use it for various shows and group meetings. Cool place.

Thank Jasper S
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I went here recently for a performance. We didnt eat nor drink so I cant comment on those. The theatre was really fun though. When I walked in I noticed how small and intimate the seats were in relation to the stage. I got nervous...More

Thank Brandon H
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

As a native Louisvillian, I am disappointed this was my first visit to The Bards Town. The food was quite good, the service was tremendous and the play was excellent! I'd highly recommend the Diablo pasta with either chicken or sausage--both quite delicious.

Thank JWD915
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

We randomly found the restaurant off google. We are from Wisconsin and am not familiar with the area. Figured we would give it a try. Very good service, very quick to get food out, amazing homemade dressings, and cool environment

2  Thank Holly M
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Came here with some friends before a performance and was very pleased with our experience. We were there around 5pm and were lucky enough to take advantage of the six dollar happy hour appetizers! I got loaded sweet potato fries that were delicious. There were...More

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