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Bistro Le Relais

2817 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-3166
+1 502-451-9020
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“escargot” (9 reviews)
“trout” (9 reviews)
“lamb chops” (5 reviews)
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French, European
2817 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-3166
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a Louisville gem...since the late 1980's.... the atmosphere is unparalled... and food is perfect. - you cannot beat this place for foor and atmosphere... Andre the owner will bend over backward to make sure you have a superior experience... which I have had...More

Thank jmcpher3
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Always great food and service. Owner is Swiss, so it is a tight ship; you do not want for attention. Really like it when the deck is open.

Thank UK54
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Went with 3 friends. I was looking forward to it. I ordered the mushroom croute for an app which was perfect and delicious. I ordered the filet medium for my entre. The filet was a nice size portion and looked perfect. I was not able...More

Thank Maura S
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Went to Le Relais with friends, December 30th, 2017. We usually try to have a nice night out around the holidays to celebrate and enjoy the festive spirit at that time of the year. Unfortunately this night turned out to be anything but!! We had...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Would recommend going elsewhere for a good evening / dining experience. We recently went out for a family meal to celebrate my husband’s birthday and were very disappointed. The food was above average, but not wonderful. The service, however was very poor. We should not...More

Thank Guthrie338
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

First time back in years...We had an excellent dinner. Seafood chowder and calamari was delicious. Duck, salmon, steak and shrimp & pasta was 5 Star! Service could be better but one of the best places in Louisville. Compliments to the chef.

Thank Neafus42
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Loved everything about Bistro Le Relais, especially the proprietor. The cocktails were the best, the food outstanding and the owner with you every step of the way. He's the kind of man you want running a restaurant. His eyes were on everything and everybody the...More

Thank CathySdpc
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

We took a couple visiting us from Germany and chose the outdoor seating. Great drinks, great bread and great food overlooking Bowman Field. The outdoor seating was fun, shaded and we had a nice breeze. (They also have indoor seating.) This restaurant is in the...More

Thank KYgirl502
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Top notch restaurant. I had the scallops. They were cooked to perfection. My partner had the red snapper which was one of the "specials". The truth is, it is all special! Folks who want huge American portions will not be satisfied. Our waiter was very...More

1  Thank studiompm
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Had date night dinner on Friday and had a bad experience. Service was so bad I had to go find a server on 2 occasions. We had the lamb chops which were small, very expensive and tough. We had a show to make a show...More

Thank raddoc7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2817 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-3166
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-451-9020
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