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North End Cafe

1722 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-3106
+1 502-896-8770
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (19 reviews)
“quinoa cake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1722 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-3106
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1 - 10 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in around 10:30am, today (Monday). Not crowded. Quick service. I ordered the cornmeal and buttermilk pancakes. I asked them to add blueberries, which they cooked into the cakes. They were quite tasty! The cornmeal gave them a little different sweetness that normal buttermilks...More

Thank Sindy M
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One if the few resturants in the area that you can get a good breakfast that is not a McSomething! Try the bacon/cheddar stack pancakes. Biscuits and gravy are delicious. Sandwiches are fresh and good. Must try the almond coated brie!

Thank jhetzel0937
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a Saturday evening dinner at North End Cafe. At 7pm, we were lucky enough to be seated immediately. Most entrees are in the $12-$18 range. Food is good and there are both interesting dishes and comfort food. We saw young couples, families and...More

Thank NoodleTime
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Thanks so much! We are glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Artsy split level cafe was bustling with patrons Saturday at 10am, but we were seated in 15 minutes and enjoyed attentive service. Menu favorites were the orange spice French toast, vegetarian omelette of the day with home fries and huevos rancheros. Diverse menu, very affordable,...More

Thank Katie D
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Thanks! We appreciate your business!

Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

I have never been to this establishment, despite knowing it was a popular spot. We dined with six and have a fabulous brunch. My omelette was delicious and the accompanying biscuit was out of this world. Great kick to off New Year’s Eve with a...More

Thank jewelsgoldman
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Thanks so much!

Reviewed December 18, 2017 via mobile

I had the vegan taco, which was perfectly seasoned and a fruit cup which tasted fresh. We will come back.

Thank Kelli G
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2017

Thanks!

Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. Was seated promptly and server showed up in less than five minutes to take our drink orders. It took a bit longer to place our food orders. My husband ordered the angus burger with potato salad. I...More

Thank Marlene152
Reviewed November 9, 2017

nice restaurant with outdoor seating. A big selection of bourbon drinks and breakfast items are served all day.

Thank Roland D
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2017

Thanks so much! We are glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Why I love TripAdvisor: never would have found this hidden gem. Our group of eight was smitten with the selections and quality. Vegan tacos, grits, goat cheese ravioli, etc. Love that you can get lunch or dinner in the AM, too. A perfect conclusion to...More

Thank hvonderh
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I really enjoyed my experience here. I had the Huevos Rancheros which was nice. It was packed when we were there on a rainy Sunday but the staff were friendly and we didn't feel rushed. They worked with us to make sure we had a...More

Thank JosephMcGhee
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Thanks so much, we are glad we enjoyed it!

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SusieG777
April 17, 2017|
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Yes, we have a children's menu
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Yes,open until 9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1722 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-3106
    (Mellwood Avenue and William Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 502-896-8770
Description
Located on Historic Frankfort Avenue since 2003, in two renovated shotgun style houses, the North End Café offers a unique setting for any occasion. Our décor blends historic architectural elements of the original design with modern accents. Whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner, our entire, eclectic menu is available all day, including a variety of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.
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