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983 Goss Ave, Louisville, KY 40217-1400
+1 502-290-2390
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, German
$$ - $$$
983 Goss Ave, Louisville, KY 40217-1400
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great find quant brick building appetizers were very good ,both soups we tried were excellent and our dinners were both Traditional German with a fresh flare staff was friendly and efficient

Thank Darlenedehoff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to the 'Ville because my son just bought his first house in Germantown. Walked to Eiderdown. Cute outside decor and a great patio outside too. The menu was short but the choices were enough to cover keto to vegetarian at our table. I got...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On top of the great selection of beers, the food was very tasty and filling. We had pretzels as appetizers and were very impressed. Best pretzel i can remember I've ever had. The dumplings were defiantly something i'd order again! Prices were reasonable for the...More

Thank EBueno814
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We were there late on a Saturday night. Everyone really enjoyed our food- it was tasty & well-presented. We did happen to get an unfortunately sloppy waiter. (Maybe it was just late). I would recommend Eiderdown & I’m sure we will return - I think...More

Thank Leslie W
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Came to Louisville on a business trip with two colleagues. It was my night to pick and I picked this place. They were skeptical but Eiderdown did not disappoint! I had the duck fat popcorn and the whim sausage of the day with red cabbage...More

Thank Brad W
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Looking at the menu and website I was thinking this was going to be all “snowflakey” and yuppie. It is a small, simple atmosphere that is suitable for visiting with friends over a nice meal. The chicken schnitzel is the right thickness and cooked right...More

Thank dkorwood
Reviewed August 30, 2018

The best German food we’ve had in a long time! Eiderdown is cozy and comfortable, and serves outstanding German food – wurst, schnitzel, potato soup, spatzle, rouladen, etc. The atmosphere is authentic making the entire experience one to repeat often. We were there recently with...More

Thank VT68
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

There was no parking and the area seemed to be a bit sketchy. We parked a few blocks away and walked there. We were seated right away but our server hardly came to our table and we ended up having to bring our bill to...More

Thank travelingtaylor498
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The food here was delicious and they have vegan options, which is a big plus and the reason why I wanted to eat here. The service and drinks were great. I’m not a huge fan of the ambiance of the restaurant. It reminds me of...More

Thank H7617SBjanem
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Rouladen to die for. Schnitzel, golden brown fried chicken like my German grandma cooked. The sides are fantastic and the red cabbage is so good you will tip your bowl and drink the juice. Nothing left on our plates and we think our German grandma...More

1  Thank tldavidson
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Joe B
September 30, 2017|
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Yes, they offer a full bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 983 Goss Ave, Louisville, KY 40217-1400
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-290-2390
  • E-mail
Eiderdown focuses on German cuisine with American/Southern accents. House made sausages and pretzels are some of the favorites. There's a full bar and 21 taps featuring many German beers. We have liter mugs also!! Outdoor seating and seasonal specials and cocktails are also available.
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