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J Grahams Cafe

335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202-2105
+1 502-583-1234
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (26 reviews)
“mornay sauce” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202-2105
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and food was crazy good! You won't be disappointed! It is a little pricey but well worth it. The staff is impeccable!

Thank golffinggirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is charming for breakfast. I ate there every morning during our trip and although the food was excellent, it was the atmosphere and ambiance that most impressed me. I have eaten in great restaurants throughout the world and this is what I would...More

Thank DwyteB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A-M-A-Z-I-N-G! You have to try the Hot Brown and let the food speak for itself. Perfect brunch option.

Thank dillyanddorla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for breakfast brunch and were impressed by the vast array of choices. The salmon n crawfish was fabulous. My wife even enjoyed the tenderloin and she's not a steak fan. Our youngest opted for the Belgian waffle and it was better than homemade....More

Thank Sol-Clan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Louisville's famous Hot Brown was invented at the lovely Brown Hotel and the best place to get one is at their cafe, J. Graham's. The Hot Brown is an open faced sandwich comprised of toast points, sliced turkey breast, bacon, tomato, and a luscious mornay...More

Thank G_Louisville
Brad W, General Manager at J Grahams Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the wonderful thoughts on our famous Hot Brown. Always great to hear - don't "visit Louisville without trying it." So sorry to hear about your bread pudding experience...we usually get great reviews. Let me know when you next visit and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable and attractive restaurant on the first floor of the Brown Hotel. Offering a buffet as well as full breakfast menu.

Thank KYQuilter
Brad W, General Manager at J Grahams Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the nice thoughts. Hope to have you back with us again. Regards, Brad Walker Vice President & General Manager bwalker@brownhotel.com

Reviewed 16 July 2017

We came for lunch and had a Hot Brown. It was invented at this very hotel and is now a tradition in Louisville. If yo don't like it, the menu has other delicious items.

Thank Michael M
Brad W, General Manager at J Grahams Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the 5 stars and good thoughts on our famous Hot Brown. Hope to have you back with us again soon. Regards, Brad Walker Vice President & General Manager bwalker@brownhotel.com

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The best there is, period...don't visit Louisville without having one here. Parking is complimentary (tip based for diners) so no worries if you can't find a spot.

Thank Looeyville
Brad W, General Manager at J Grahams Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Delighted to see that you enjoyed our famous Hot Brown! Great to read "the best there is" in our reviews. Hope to have you back with us again. Regards, Brad Walker Vice President & General Manager bwalker@brownhotel.com

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We came to this restaurant on the suggestion of our trolley tour driver Drew. He said we had to have the brown sandwich. We are so glad we took his advice! We also ordered the Barbecue Bourbon lunch. Both meals were delicious! Then to finish...More

Thank randpmaryland1206
Brad W, General Manager at J Grahams Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Pleased to read that you enjoyed "authentic Louisville" at the Brown. It doesn't get better than a Hot Brown and Derby pie! Hope to have you back with us again soon. Regards, Brad Walker Vice President & General Manager bwalker@brownhotel.com

Reviewed 24 June 2017

We came here as a group of 7, with a reservation, to specifically have a Hot Brown at the place it was invented. Service was a bit off kilter the whole time, and we were told the staff had just someone quite and walk out....More

Thank hdempsey
Brad W, General Manager at J Grahams Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Dear Hdempsey, Thank you for posting your thoughtful comments. Pleased to know that you enjoyed lunch and a Hot Brown as it was in 1926. Hope to have you back with us again soon. Regards, Brad Walker Vice President & General Manager bwalker@brownhotel.com 

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Mark P
27 May 2017|
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Response from derbyfan2016 | Reviewed this property |
On Sundays, a Sunday Brunch Buffet served 9 am – 1pm. Not sure if this will change due to the holiday weekend. May want to call ahead to check. 502-583-1234
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jim-murray666
24 August 2016|
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Response from Brad W | Property representative |
Hello jim-murray666, Thank you for contacting The Brown Hotel on Trip Advisor! We currently offer cheddar cheese grits on our Breakfast menus. They are delightful and savory! We hope to see you soon!
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melaniebrody
4 April 2016|
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Response from Marcy C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do! It's like 12 or 15 dollars. You can also order off the menu! It's fantastic...ask for Nick he will take care of you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202-2105
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 502-583-1234
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