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Marketplace Restaurant

651 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202-2423
+1 502-625-3001
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (8 reviews)
“short ribs” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
651 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202-2423
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good but quite expensive for what you get. I had the rabbit entrée which was very good although I did not like the brussels sprouts on the side.

Thank Rosalind C
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I chose to eat here because of great reviews and we were going to a show at the Palace afterwards. Unfortunately our experience did not live up to what we expected. The decor was really nice but as soon as we were...More

Thank MoMof6inky
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We stopped here on a Tuesday night before a show at the Palace Theater right down the street. We started with a summer salad, with fresh peaches and tomatoes that tasted home-grown. I ordered the chicken with roasted tomato parmesan grits. It was so good...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Management response:Responded 14 July 2017

Thank you for the fantastic review Elizabeth and we hope that you'll get to come back in soon for the dessert!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Surprisingly wonderful and inventive food, and well worth a visit. We at there twice - once for dinner just because it looked interesting, and the next day for lunch because dinner was so good. However - the service was a bit iffy. It wasn't the...More

Thank Ken C
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Thank you Ken for the great review. Show nights are tricky for us here and we're constantly trying to hone our skills to make everyone's experience delicious yet timely. We love the feedback and hope we get to serve you again in the future.

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Cute ambiance food delish ... a bit pricey but you know taste buds will not be let down ... close to Hilton garden inn away from rowdy area

Thank Sead0g
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My first visit and night in Louisville and starving! Walked down Marketplace (downtown Louisville and close to the Hilton. The atmosphere is charming and welcoming in a garden-style setting with inside or outdoors seating. The menu is a little high (as expected); $26 up for...More

1  Thank CTAWilson
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I randomly chose to stop at the Marketplace Restaurant and were delighted to have one of the very best lunches we have ever had. The fingerling potatoes starter was delicious and my gnocchi with root vegetables was equally excellent. I was so...More

Thank FarleyBowie
Management response:Responded 18 May 2017

Thank you for the kind review. We're glad you and your wife stopped in to dine with us. Hope to see you guys again soon. Kind regards, Alisha

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I can't say when I have had a more amazing meal. Bryan was a great server with a knowledge of the menu and able to advise. We loved this atmosphere and that was what pulled us in. The food was well beyond what we were...More

Thank Laura S
Management response:Responded 18 May 2017

Thanks for the wonderful review Laura! We look forward to you returning to dine with us. Kind regards, Alisha

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Restaurant is visually appealing. I stopped in at 3:00 p.m. on a weekday and the joint was empty. I had the fried chicken breast with gravy and mashed potatoes. The portion was just right. The meal was good, but not memorable. Glad I tried it,...More

Thank JurisDr
Management response:Responded 12 May 2017

Thank you for the constructive comments. We always appreciate them and hope you will give us another chance as we strive continually to improve our menus.

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Had a cheese burger and beer and it ended up being $25 before tip. Very nice ambiance and our waiter (Bryan) was top notch. I do recommend the Marketplace but be warned going in that you will spend a lot for dinner.More

Thank 340cruiser
Management response:Responded 12 May 2017

Thank you for the review and the feedback -- it is always appreciated. We completely understand people are on budgets and we do try to be conscious of that, especially with our lunch menu (served from 11AM-4PM daily). We have a Black Hawk Farm burger...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$49
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 651 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202-2423
  • Public Transportation: 4th & Broadway
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-625-3001
We are a full service upscale casual restaurant in the heart of downtown located next to the Brown Hotel. We offer a wide selection of bourbon, beer, and wines. Our food is modern American with a touch of French and Mediterranean. We have one of the loveliest patios in downtown Lou full of comfortable outdoor seating and full service bar as well as live entertainment most Friday and Saturday eventings.
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