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Bristol Bar & Grille

1321 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1319
+1 502-456-1702
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
“won ton” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1321 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1319
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Reviewed 29 December 2012

Last evening, we went to The Bristol Bar & Grill on N. Hurstbourne. This has always been a go-to place for us when entertaining out of town company. What we got last night made it clear that I have no reason to go back again....More

Thank camperfile
Reviewed 7 December 2012

This Restaurant have been around for more than 30 years !! Food & service is above and beyond expectation ! They keep it simple but wonderful choice for any taste and great affordable price ! This place brings comfort on a gloomy day and smile...More

Thank SUSAN3057
Reviewed 2 December 2012

I enjoyed this place, the food was good, but I was expecting so much more from the reviews that I saw in here and the great Hotel recommendation given to me at my hotel... I got the crabcakes, and they had a lot of breading...More

Thank Superb007
Reviewed 25 November 2012

Beef tenderloin quesadillas were awesome. Wine and beer list exceptional. Nice bar, and the tables by the windows provide a romantic setting for a couple. Professional staff.

Thank Charwoodpup
Reviewed 20 November 2012

The Green Pepper Wontons are amazing and everything else. I got the Club but every dish that came to our table was great.

Thank Brittany B
Reviewed 3 November 2012

Brought my out of town relatives and it was great. Excellent service enjoying food which was well-prepared.

Thank rm1032004
Reviewed 2 November 2012

One of Louisville's best downtown places to eat a burger, a steak, a salad or soups... I love the Bristol! The menu has something to offer everyone and I can still go back to some of my all-time favorites, like the green chili wontons. Thank...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 29 October 2012

In Louisville for a girls weekend & our first stop was the Bristol Bar & Grille. We chose it because it was right in front of our hotel, but we were very glad we did. Wonderful chicken salad cressants & great desserts! Would definetly go...More

Thank P N
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Ate the local pork chop recommended by bartender - it was excellent. Also introduced to a fine local brew, BBC.

Thank AbbyFamily
Reviewed 30 September 2012

I was in Louisville for a day and drove downtown. This restaurant was close to the waterfront. Modern decor, quiet, and the food was excellent and the price was good. I had one of the chef specialties, chicken in a bourbon sauce and polenta (and...More

Thank mayflower57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1321 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1319
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-456-1702
  • E-mail
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