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Bourbon's Bistro

2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
+1 502-894-8838
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork chop” (12 reviews)
“bourbon menu” (4 reviews)
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2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I've eaten at this restaurant and this visit was just as good as the last. This isn't a cheap night out, expect to spend around $100 per couple but know that you are getting fabulous food along with attentive service....More

Thank tanyap924
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If you are looking for a bourbon bar, this and about 100 others in Louisville have what you are looking for. If you are looking for a place for dinner, there are only about five options on the menu - burger, steak, pork chops, or...More

Thank Jeannie K
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Like my title says excellent service, average food. The waitperson was the best part of the entire evening. This place is a bit pretentious for Louisville KY

Thank johnmbos2n
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Mine and my sons birthdays are only 3 days apart, so we decided to celebrate them together along with my wife, and his fiance at Bourborn's Bistro. It was amazing! We arrived early and sat at the old style bar while they got our table...More

Thank MRSID527
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

What a great bar! We went for an evening drink after hearing about all the bourbons they had. We did a tasting of 3 bourbons, met a few locals ( which always tells me it's a good bar) and discussed the finer points about bourbon...More

Thank Exploreriley
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Brilliant food, wonderful cocktails and superior southern hospitality in this charming spot on Frankfort Ave. Service was wonderful. Try the bourbon bread pudding! A great stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.

Thank Jaimie L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We ventured over to this Bistro after reading about it via the Kentucky Bourbon Trail information. What a great find!! Bourbon Menu has 120 offerings. Generous pours at reasonable prices. We each tried something different and were pleased with all! The waiter was very knowledgable...More

Thank LeslieKepp
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Somewhat limited menu but very good execution. Wonderful way to taste varied Bourbon is to order a sampler.

Thank truetray
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had a delightful dinner here on our fist night in town. The bourbon selection is superb and the food choices interesting and delicious. The staff were great and made us feel very welcome. We highly recommend.

Thank bicoastalduo
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Louisville for one night before flying out of Louisville airport and decided to try this place based on other reviews and our feeling that we had to do something bourbon-themed on our one night in Kentucky. It did not disappoint! The service was...More

Thank frenchyface
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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, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
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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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