Highest-rated restaurants in Louisville, according to Tripadvisor

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May 19, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Louisville, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Louisville using rankings from Tripadvisor. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven’t been to yet.

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#30. Mark's Feed Store Bar-B-Q

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,164 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Barbecue
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1514 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1156
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#29. Sidebar At Whiskey Row

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (338 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 129 S 2nd St Located in Louisville's Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202
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#28. Toast On Market

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (476 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 620 E Market St, Louisville, KY 40202-2139
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#27. Wild Eggs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (441 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3985 Dutchmans Ln, Louisville, KY 40207-4701
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#26. The Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (311 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 712 Brent St, Louisville, KY 40204-1804
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#25. Proof on Main

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,286 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 702 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2634
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#24. Brazeiros Churrascaria - Brazilian Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (284 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 450 S 4th St Located in Louisville's Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202-3421
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#23. Varanese

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (356 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 2106 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2002
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#22. Brendon's Catch 23

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (326 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 505 S 4th St Located in Louisville's Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202-2503
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#21. Butchertown Grocery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (286 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1076 E Washington St, Louisville, KY 40206-1821
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#20. Mussel & Burger Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (658 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 9200 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299-1786
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#19. Wild Eggs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (783 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 121 S Floyd St Located In Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202-1205
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#18. Hammerheads

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (494 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
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#17. Mussel & Burger Bar Downtown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (623 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 113 S 7th St Located in Louisville's Central Business District, Louisville, KY 40202-2703
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#16. Wild Eggs

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (549 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1311 Herr Ln Ste 101, Louisville, KY 40222-4384
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#15. Porch Kitchen & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (447 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 280 West Jefferson, Louisville, KY 40202
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#14. Mojito in Havana

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (690 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Cuban
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3939 Shelbyville Rd Suite 103, Louisville, KY 40207-5022
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#13. Mojito Tapas Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (387 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Spanish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2231 Holiday Manor Ctr, Louisville, KY 40222-6463
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#12. Havana Rumba Middletown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (619 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Caribbean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 12003 Shelbyville Rd Ste 108, Louisville, KY 40243-3009
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#11. Havana Rumba & Tapas Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (239 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Caribbean, Latin
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2210 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1974
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#10. Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse, Louisville

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,009 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Steakhouse
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 325 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-4254
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#9. Buck's Restaurant & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (471 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 425 W Ormsby Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-3086
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#8. English Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (369 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 335 W Broadway The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY 40202-2105
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#7. Jack Fry's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,186 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 1007 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1317
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#6. Mayan Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (677 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Latin, Central American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 813 E Market St, Louisville, KY 40206-1627
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#5. Bungalow Joe's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (316 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 7813 Beulah Church Rd, Louisville, KY 40228-1700
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#4. J. Graham's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (528 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 335 W Broadway The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY 40202-2105
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#3. Brown Hotel Lobby Bar & Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (880 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 355 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202-2105
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#2. Yummy Pollo

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (189 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Peruvian, Fusion
- Price: $
- Address: 4222B Bishop Ln, Louisville, KY 40218-4516
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#1. Jockey Silks Bourbon Bar

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (140 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 140 N 4th St 2nd Floor - West Tower, Louisville, KY 40202-3054
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