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Hammerheads

921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
+1 502-365-1112
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“duck tacos” (44 reviews)
“elk burger” (57 reviews)
“truffle fries” (61 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place was fantastic! Went with a group from work while staying in Louisville for training. What an awesome food experience! We shared beer cheese, Mac and cheese balls, and fried mushrooms. Almost everybody got a different entree — venison burger, elk burger, angus burger,...More

Thank ehlupson
Reviewed 3 days ago

I stumbled across this little gem of a neighborhood bar and restaurant, it was so good that I took 3 colleagues the next night. The first night I was seated at the bar immediately, the second night we waited about 15 minutes to get a...More

Thank TNRoadWarrior-58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful menu selection, atmosphere, and service. Highly recommend! Duck tacos, elk or venison burgers, fish & delicious crab cakes are my favorites, but lots to choose from. Make sure your party arrives together to be seated quickly.

Thank ALocalLady
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first I didn’t knew what to expect. I’m in the area on a business trip and me and my friends were looking were to eat and found this place online. Its on the basement of a house, which we found weird at first but...More

Thank Gilmar G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love this neighborhood spot. Mac n cheese balls, baby back ribs and truffle fries are must haves. Solid craft beer selection and decent service. When I plan on going to Hammerheads, I usually try to get there right when they open. Depending on...More

Thank Tyler J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had dinner here on a Friday evening with 2 friends. It was a surprising meal in this very understated venue. From the outside it looks like a neighborhood bar. On the inside, the impression is not much different. But the service is impressive and...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place to eat. Emphasis on little, it is very small but accommodating. Friendly staff, very efficient. I had the brisket tacos....O.M.G. Deeeelish!! If you order sweet potato fries, be ready to share because the portion is huge. Hubs got the elk burger and...More

Thank bluesbabee
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

There is no obvious sign and the restaurant is located under a house in a residential neighborhood, but once you find it, it is worth a visit. We arrived just a few minutes after opening and got the last table, though there was still room...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Hammerheads is not easy to find. It is located in Germantown neighborhood, with one way streets and limited parking. However, even with that minor inconvenience, Hammerheads is worth your time. I am a sucker for specials, so the night we went they had two croissants...More

Thank TravelingBosnian
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The lamb ribs are fantastic. The Mac and cheese balls are amazing!!!! Truffle fries so good also. Everything is great. Service is awesome, friendly and helpful.

Thank Rachel M
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Shannon G
21 February 2017|
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Response from jpmaui2020 | Reviewed this property |
yes, in the restaurant area.
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kynurse56
18 February 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
No, and get there 10 minutes before they open if you want to be sure not to wait.
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Dan S
15 June 2015|
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Response from drlunroe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have craft beers. A nice variety of beers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Germantown
  • Neighbourhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-365-1112
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