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Frisch's Big Boy Restaurant

Poplar Level
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1710 Lincoln Ave, Louisville, KY 40213-1818
+1 502-451-9880
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Louisville, Kentucky
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by here with father and wife after a hard trip to the cemetery. All the waitresses were great and didn't seem to care that they were working on a holiday. I've been going to Frischs for thirty years and it's always consistent and inexpensive. Love the place.

Thank cdubya13
Louisville, Kentucky
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is the place to go if you like american food. I had the delicious Patty Melt sandwich with french fries it was too good. My husband had the spaghetti dinner next time I will get that. Very good service and friendly, the cashier name Stephanie is always so very greeting. Our server Amber was so nice and helpful. I... More 

Thank Beverly S
Clarksville, Indiana
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I went here with my boyfriend and when we received our plates we were surprised...the food looked like it was poorly made. I took one bite of my food and not another. My boyfriend only ate half of his plate before he had to stop. The food was absolutely tasteless, everything tasted as if it had came out of a... More 

Thank LovelyJo1
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80 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I wanted to introduce my kids to Big Boy, and was excited to see one near where we were visiting. We were seated quickly, and then sat for over 10 min with no one coming by our table. We left, and no one saw us leaving because there were no employees in sight. Maybe they were short-staffed, but it was... More 

Thank M S
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I visited the Big Boy for lunch yesterday. The restaurant was clean, the service was acceptable and the food was good. I had the cheeseburger with sides of green beans and mashed potatoes. Nothing fancy, just regular food.

Thank EyeGuy2
Knoxville, Tennessee
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stopped in on the way out of town after being at a wedding over the weekend. I am from Louisville and have eaten here many times over the years. The staff is always friendly, food is always good and fresh . make the time and eat here you will love it.

Thank tim d
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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204 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Always try to hit a Big Boy when in the region. Overall was this Big Boy was solid average from the food to the service. However I feel this Big Boy wasn't up the standards of some of the other Big Boy's I have eaten at. Not bad just not as much of a must try as other Big Boy's.

Thank tmyankee15
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187 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Eat here so frequently. Tonite was a hit or miss. My food wasn't too good and toast was burned. Wish they would rinse their salad before serving it. You can smell and taste the chemical preservatives on it.

Thank Mary S
Louisville, KY
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509 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

At a loss for a quick dinner tonight we opted for Frisch's Big Boy carryout. We haven't had a Big Boy burger in many years. It was OK but that was it. The fries were a bit greasy and limp. Oh, well. At least the service was quick and served our purpose tonight. Well, at least over the years Frisch's... More 

Thank jgbtravels
Venice, FL
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31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Yummy Swiss Miss! We visited early in the morning before our tour at Mega Cavern. The food was good. They had a breakfast buffet too.

Thank MaxineEntropy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 Lincoln Ave, Louisville, KY 40213-1818
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Poplar Level
  • Neighbourhood: Poplar Level
  • Phone Number: +1 502-451-9880

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?