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Bourbon's Bistro

2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
+1 502-894-8838
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pork chop” (13 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice menu, selecton, ambience and drinks 'The' place to eat and be seen if you are a millenial w/o regard to value Spent $80 for two during an afternoon, ate a burger.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were visiting my daughter at U of L and looking for an Easter brunch. I read the list in the Courier and picked this place. Boy am I glad! It was reasonably priced for a buffet. I had never been here before but I...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to Bourbons Bistro twice, and truly enjoyed the atmosphere, drinks and food. We all ordered different entrees, I personally had the duck and it was to die for! I paired that with their Parmesan grits which are the best grits I’ve ever eaten...More

Thank Terrie B
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Had dinner with some colleagues here, first a drink at the bar (nice bourbon barrel aged ale, but was surprised to see so many bottom shelf bourbons on their taster menus). Short menu but interesting, two of us got the Frenched bone-in pork chop. It...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

When we arrived at 7:15 the place was packed. The biggest issue was finding a parking place but just have patience. As soon as we sat the nice server immediately took our drink and wine order. Upon delivering those he gave us the specials. We...More

Thank printer125
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My wife and i dined here a few nights ago. The food was good, but not great. I was also disappointed that when I wanted a healthier side, I had to pay an uncharge to swap out the fries for another side of the same...More

2  Thank LiveWellDineWell
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Bourbon's is a regular stop for us. It's our daughter's first choice, whenever she's home for a visit, and we love to take any company there. We've never had a bad dish. The service is wonderful, especially when we just sit at the bar. The...More

Thank AlwaysWatching
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I was lucky enough to be invited here for a business dinner. Most items on the menu looked delicious, but the shrimp and grits really caught my eye. I was able to customize my dinner a little by asking for no shallots, and it was...More

Thank CrazyTraveler80
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We walked across the street for drinks after dinner at Fork and Barrel, so I can't rate the food. Our bartender was a gem. He had a very dry sense of humor (my favorite kind) and we've decided he's forgotten more about bourbon than I...More

Thank mmmagique
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We came to Louisville to go shopping. We wanted to have dinner before returning home. We found this place on Google maps and decided to give it a try. We got there before the kitchen opened so we sat at the bar. The bar tender...More

Thank BudNLily
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5 November 2017|
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Response from MRSID527 | Reviewed this property |
4:30-10PM Monday's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
  • Public Transportation: TARC
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 502-894-8838
  • E-mail
Located on Frankfort Avenue's restaurant row in the historic Clifton neighborhood, we offer more than 130 bourbons, as well as a selection of antique expression whiskies that you won't find anywhere else. Bourbons features upscale dining in an elegant but casual atmosphere and a bourbon-inspired seasonal menu graced southern inspired cuisine.
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