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Bourbon's Bistro

2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
+1 502-894-8838
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork chop” (15 reviews)
“bourbon menu” (4 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 30 October 2017 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
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5 November 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2255 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2407
    (Jane)
  • Public Transportation: TARC
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 502-894-8838
  • E-mail
Description
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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