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Anselmo's Bistro & Bar

) #392 of 1,444 Restaurants in Louisville €€ - €€€ Italian
1511 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1109
+1 502-749-0444
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (8 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1511 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1109
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant on Saturday, July 8th, and ordered off of the menu. We waited for 35 minutes after our salads and were never served. We asked out waiter what the problem was and he said "she" would talk with us. We waited another...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We keep going back to Anslemo's as it is a nice good quality family Italian restaurant that provides continually good food every time we have been. The meatballs are a specialty from the owner's grandmother's recipes. His grandmother is displayed in an enlarged family photo...More

Thank Andrew215
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We went there mid evening on Saturday night. Felt rushed by our server ( although they were not busy) Young girl tried very hard but not knowledgeable about the menu. Menu seemed limited to what we saw on line. The soup was very, very good...More

Thank Beaton62
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

While shopping on Bardstown, we asked where we could find some good Italian food besides the many pizza shops that we had seen. Someone suggested Anselmo's, and we were very pleased with their recommendation! It's a cute, local place that services dishes straight from Grandma's...More

Thank awherry8
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Came upon this place by accident, but it was a delicious surprise! The bruschetta was delicious, as was the Ceasar Salad and Lasagna. The salad was not drenched in dressing, which made it light and refreshing. It took a while for our food to come...More

1  Thank Bella713
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Tim gave us great service. We started w/ 1 of the 49 bourbons & a specialty martini. Both of us choose caesar salads w/ anchovies, of course. As for dinner, we had a Grandma's Meatsballs & mine was the spicy Rattlesnake pasta. Both were as...More

Thank New240059
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Best meal we had spending a whole week in Kentucky. Angela is a fabulous bartender. Of the 10s of restaurants in Highlander, this is the one.

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The food was good and the service very attentive. My husband loved the meatballs. The pasta primavera was okay but not great. The atmosphere is lovely and it is open on Sunday evening which is a plus. It was also half price bottle of wine...More

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Kenny, the owner, came around and checked on us. The food is remarkable and the service was outstanding! Loved the meatballs

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Do not listen to these negative reviews. My friends and I eat at Anselmo's pretty regularly and the food is always amazing and the service is great. We dine all over town and have much to compare to. We've never had anything on the menu...More

Thank Megan I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 01:00
Thursday
17:00 - 01:00
Friday
17:00 - 04:00
Saturday
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1511 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1109
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-749-0444
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