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) #6 of 1,445 Restaurants in Louisville €€ - €€€ American, ,
921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
+1 502-365-1112
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck tacos” (39 reviews)
“elk burger” (51 reviews)
“truffle fries” (62 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Crazy place. Highly recommended by friend in Louisville. Looked like it was in a basement of a house and there was SRO. and people waiting outside to get in. We found two places at the bar. Good beer and good beer and we were served...More

Thank Veritas1955
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. Mac and cheese balls. Ribs, shrimp and grits, duck tacos, pulled pork BBQ's, sliders of pork belly, and duck. Great beer selection. Small seating capacity. Parking on street. Medium pricing. Food and service is outstanding. Ask for Corey the manager. Great man. Just super...More

Thank Rick47172
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here was just terrific; fresh, interesting, delicious! The mac & cheese balls and ribs were sublime. But, we were seated at the bar (usually a welcome situation) and right in front of the kitchen door. The kitchen was super busy (understandable), but then...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There have been so many times we have tried to eat at Hammerheads. The wait was always too long. It was a beautiful night night, it was early so we decided to give it a shot. We entered at a good time and were immediately...More

Thank Karen F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cute neighborhood spot with delicious food. We had Mac and cheese bites, tacos, elk burger and chicken and waffles. All were excellent.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love love love this place - great food, great atmosphere and great service at a great price - you will not be disappointed The ribs are to die for, the meat falls of the bone, the duck tacos amazing, pork belly I've gone to heaven...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Our trip to Louisville was all about eating and drinking, and when we hit Hammerheads, we couldn't control ourselves. We ordered everything from ribs and sliders to the duck tacos. All the food was so delicious. We ate ourselves silly! Such huge selection of good...More

1  Thank summerrobin
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went based on reviews. Cool atmosphere. Food was 'MELT IN YOR MOUTH'. Split pulled pork and brisket tacos with wife. Could not decide which was better.

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Went with a small group and surprisingly we were seated right away. Service was fast and everyone's meal was delicious. I ordered the half rack of ribs and they were amazing. Another person in my group had the burger and Grippo French Fries. I wouldn't...More

Thank Volleyballa
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I find myself here in Louisville occasionally and make this a go to stop with coworkers. The Venison burger is awesome and they have a pretty good beer selection.

Thank brian7615
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Questions & Answers
Shannon G
22 February 2017|
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Response from jpmaui2020 | Reviewed this property |
yes, in the restaurant area.
18 February 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
No, and get there 10 minutes before they open if you want to be sure not to wait.
Dan S
15 June 2015|
Response from drlunroe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have craft beers. A nice variety of beers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Germantown
  • Neighbourhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-365-1112
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