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Buck's Restaurant & Bar

425 W Ormsby Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-3086
+1 502-637-5284
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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425 W Ormsby Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-3086
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Reviewed today

This is a very lovely restaurant filled with white flowers and tablecloths and styles as a garden courtyard setting. The food is delicious; everything from appetizer to dessert is worth ordering. The service is attentive and kind and you are really taken care of as...More

Thank kimsmithdvm
Reviewed yesterday

While staying at the Dupont Mansion, our host recommended Bucks as our dinner choice. He told us about the live piano player and even suggested a tune that was a local favorite......so we walked two blocks to a most wonderful restaurant. The restauraunt's atmosphere is...More

Thank Rosemary K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Buck's to celebrate our anniversary and were blown away with the bourbon selection and the quality of the food. Definitely worth a visit if you are in Louisville.

Thank Jim S
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for including us in your anniversary celebration and for sharing this review. Please come back and celebrate with us any time!~

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were hosted in Louisville by friends and at their recommendation we took them to Bucks to repay their hospitality. None of us were disappointed in any part of the night. From the outside Bucks seems a unassuming but once inside things change, decor is...More

1  Thank Fwombats
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for sharing your review. I'm so happy you enjoyed yourself and your meal. Hope you enjoyed your trip to Louisville!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent a long weekend at a B & B located on south 3rd Street. The proprietor suggested we dine at Buck's. What a great referral. Buck's is a quiet modestly sized restaurant with a wonderful piano player/crooner who performed tunes from the 1940s...More

Thank ChuckR3
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for stopping in with your group. We appreciate your review and we hope you'll come back to see us next time you're in town!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delightful evening at Buck’s. The atmosphere was elegant, the food, delicious, and our waiter was very pleasant. We also loved the music!

Thank NancyH3550
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Fantastic! Thank you so much for sharing your review. I'm so happy you enjoyed your evening with us. Please come back again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were from out of town. We purchased a Groupon for the meal. Don’t let the neighborhood detour you from trying the food. The staff was friendly despite an annoying patron giveing them grief because there was an anniversary party. Once the annoying woman left...More

Thank pumpernickle
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We look forward to having you back in Old Louisville!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Louisville and went to dinner at bucks. Such a nice restaurant. The food was excellent and our waiter great. Great way to start our weekend.

Thank queenbeesue
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so happy we could set the bar high for your first experience in Louisville. I hope the rest of your weekend was just as wonderful. Please come back and see us again when you are in town.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First, service is iffy. Called for a reservation but the woman I spoke to could not give us a time bc of a large party coming in earlier. Called the next day and was given a 7 pm reservation. We were asked if we were...More

Thank Suie0515
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so sorry to hear about your experience. Our Manager would love to speak with you more about the evening. She can be reached on her mobile phone at 502-821-9463. Or please feel free to reply with your contact information and I'll have her reach...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere: What an elegant place to celebrate a special occasion. Think an abundance of white flowers in tall vases, dark wood, white table linens, floor tiles if alternating black and white squares, an extremely talented musician (Rick) playing a baby grand piano. Wine and Liquor...More

Thank Janine818
Randy B, Public Relations Manager at Buck's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. The mocha dacquoise is indeed a reason to visit Buck's Restaurant. I hope you'll join us again for your next special celebration. Happy Birthday!

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Paula M
15 September 2018|
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Response from johntO3966SI | Reviewed this property |
Yes as we went there on a Monday.
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Penny M
3 March 2018|
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Response from Neafus42 | Reviewed this property |
Parking lot with plenty.
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Amanda L
29 November 2017|
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Response from pshIng | Reviewed this property |
I’d say yes; get’s pretty busy and is a popular place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:15
Saturday
17:00 - 23:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 W Ormsby Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-3086
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Old Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: Old Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-637-5284
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