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O'Shea's Traditional Irish Pub

$$ - $$$, , American
956 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-2065
+1 502-589-7373
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Pub, American, Irish, Scottish
$$ - $$$
956 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-2065
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends recommended O’Shea’s Pub, we were delighted we visited and I’d highly encourage others to do likewise. Located in the cool and friendly vicinity of the Highlands, itself worth checking out. This Pub is the most traditional of Irish pubs to find outside Ireland. Great...More

Thank Kieran D
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Family staffed, and those that aren't family, should be - such a friendly place... food: menu ever changing, but always something delicious - worst comes to worst - have the fried cod with chips. But don't pass on the (current as of spring 2018) the...More

Thank jmcpher3
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Came here after finding such rude staff down the road at Baxter's. Walked in and they call out a greeting. Seat us and are very friendly but not intrusive throughout the whole meal. Manager also came by to check everything was good. Food was good...More

Thank vicky e
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting Kentucky and stopped in for lunch. Serving were plentiful and all of it was great! Chicken strips were perfect. The salad and nacho chips were fantastic! Try the bourbon shake too!

1  Thank Tracy L
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely place especially the beer garden for lunch and a drink or two or three! Great staff and fabulous food on Bardstown rd....try the wings..to die for!

Thank ShelleyB70
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

One of the largest we've ever ordered and it didn't disappoint- entire staff was busy but friendly and attentive. There during NCAA basketball finals sat within bar area and truly enjoyed the environment. Enjoyed delicious bourbon cocktails and would happily return- nice price point for...More

Thank Sambo836
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This is the most perfect Irish Pub we have ever seen, barring the pubs we've visited in Ireland itself, of course! We were in Louisville from out of state and stumbled across this neighborhood by accident while driving around the area casually looking for a...More

Thank HelenL88
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stopped in this Pub after a day of sightseeing just for a drink and a rest. The owner,Tom, joined us at our table for a few minutes and welcomed us graciously and made us feel like regular customer's. He offered several beer samples and...More

Thank noraden
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great pub with a really cool ambiance. The wait staff are very friendly and prompt. The owner is friendly as well and eagerly greeted guests at the door and stopped in at the tables to introduce himself. We chatted for quite a...More

Thank Drive24x7
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a very authentic Irish bar. A great selection of Irish and other craft beers. The decor is well done except for the add on which they cut corners on. The service can be a bit slow and uneven but the food for the...More

Thank djh529
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Bar, Pub, American, Irish, Scottish
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 956 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-2065
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-589-7373
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