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Cunningham's - CLOSED

900 S 5th St, Louisville, KY 40203-3264
+1 502-587-0526
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good16%
  • Average40%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
12 Mar 2017
“Good fish”
23 May 2016
“Death Spiral”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
900 S 5th St, Louisville, KY 40203-3264
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Not sure why this place has such average ratings. This fish is very good. I get the fish dinner and it is enough to fill me up with enough to take home for another sandwich or two. My wife always finds a meal she enjoys....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Went to Cunningham's often 50 years ago at 5th and Breckenridge, and loved it! Fish sandwich was the best EVER, great steaks, limburger and onion on rye, and a Hoffman House beer in the Men's Bar! Then came the fire, and the move to 4th...More

Thank bellerophon4
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

October 31 I picked up an order. I expected the legendary fish sandwich, but got a block of suspiciously breaded fish that had a lightly green tint. My grill salmon was loud in odor. I offered to return the order so the manager could see...More

2  Thank bryan s
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The menu here was good. I'm told it is a locally-popular place. They specialize in fish and are a fair price. Some members of our table got chicken sandwiches and reubens. Good cole slaw and steak fries. Really just a good lunch. Probably not a...More

1  Thank Cincygal12
Reviewed 2 April 2014

The food was mediocre at best. I would not recommend nor make a plan to go back there. It was typical bulk-type cooking in my opinion.

Thank shari f
Reviewed 14 December 2013

This was a quick lunch stop that turned out pretty good. The specials were decently priced and tasted pretty good. Getting our food took a while but could have been the lunch rush as they had a take out line that just never seemed to...More

Thank kevin c
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Cunningham's was simple, decent food at reasonable prices. We stayed around the block for almost a week and visited three times. The staff and management were more than friendly and attentive. it is not a five star steak house. If you are expecting that -...More

Thank solonomad42
Reviewed 25 July 2013

My husband and I were told 30 minute wait which was fine. There were several 4 top tables available that went to other dinners checking in after us!? We were eventually given a 4 top?? This fish tasted like it had been cooked and then...More

Thank sharon s
Reviewed 23 July 2013

An old established Louisville eatery even after a fire. The come back in downtown is a legacy continuing on. The fish is so good and if you want the old fashioned BLT stacked sandwich, here it is. Years ago, Cunningham's was THE place to go...More

Thank Cheri W
Reviewed 14 July 2013

Restaurant is located on a creek coming from the Ohio River. Boats come often and dock to eat so be sure and eat outside to enjoy it all. Inside seems too dark and depressing to us...more like a bar dive. Fish dinner for $12 is...More

Thank AwesomeladyUS
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 S 5th St, Louisville, KY 40203-3264
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Old Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: Old Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-587-0526
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