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The Fish House/Cafe Beignet

1310 Winter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-1636
+1 502-568-2993
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“beignets” (21 reviews)
“fried fish” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood
1310 Winter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-1636
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We've gone by during Lent and heard they had great fished. Stopped in for dinner and will never go back. The place is a glorified shack. And the food is like what would be cooked in a shack -- horrible. The white fish sandwich tasted...More

Thank jadams5454
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We drove by The Fish House quite by accident during a recent visit to Louisville and we knew instantly where we would dine for supper that evening. When we met the owner (order taker, chef, server) and saw the menu on the wall behind him,...More

Thank GrandpaJoeG
Reviewed 3 June 2017

On the weekends this place turns into a great breakfast place, the omelets and super and the beignets are something else, fresh made and super tasty, the place doesn't look that super from the outside, but the food speaks for itself! Quick service and very...More

Thank cfd2936
Reviewed 14 March 2017

They have absolutely the best catfish in Louisville that I love to eat with their jalapeño tartar sauce. The shrimp platter is also a favorite of ours

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I like to find new/different/local when I travel for work. This is all of those. You can get your seafood GF anytime and sometimes they even do hush puppies. I didn't get to try the puppies but the fish and shrimp were great. What a...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I do not eat fried anything but I never pass this place up on a visit to Louisville. The seafood platter is enormous and delicious. The fish is fried but never greasy. The sides are plentiful to choose from too. The place is very humble...More

2  Thank Natasha O
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a "must" restaurant for us to eat at when we are in town on business each year for the National Farm Machinery Show. Dave the owner is so hospitable and knowledgeable about the Louisville city. This is a "small" seating area and parking...More

Thank th0ds0n
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Our family party of 5 came here for lunch. Everyone ordered different food. Anything from fried and baked fish to oysters, and soups. Everyone loved their food. All was fresh and tasty. The gentleman who took our order was also very helpful, cheerful and accommodating.

Thank Kalistrat
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Our friends gave us a gift certificate because it was their favorite restaurant. It is one of our top fish restaurants to go to. It is up there with Mike Linings! They have homemade tater sauce and even one is jalapeños tater sauce. Would highly...More

Thank Sheilashera
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We were just passing through Louisville, and Husband saw the Fish House out of the corner of his eye. Stopped on a whim, and glad we did. Got a fried oyster sandwich made up for me, with fries and their clam chowder. The oysters were...More

Thank Lspdoll
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Logan M
20 September 2017|
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Saturdays and Sundays from 8 AM until noon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 Winter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-1636
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-568-2993
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