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Irish Rover

2319 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2409
+1 502-899-3544
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cottage pie” (22 reviews)
“fish and chips” (46 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2319 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2409
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling...awesome Cottage Pie and Fish n’Chips. The bread basket that they served before was oh, so good! We love finding these off the interstate venues.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

After pondering what to say in this review, this is the best I could come up with. The food was excellent, service excellent and ambience was outstanding Called ahead and was seated within 10 minutes. Had 5 different ales on menu with atleast 17 more...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The Irish Rover is owned by a real Irishman! Michael Reidy along with his wife Siobhan make this a must stop IF you love authentic Irish food and drinks. I have never had a meal that I did not enjoy. Of course, the fish &...More

Thank pattyr339
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We traveled to Louisville from Lexington, KY. We visited Ireland in 2013. We have been looking ever since for an Irish restaurant that could make us feel like we were back in Ireland. We found it in Louisville at the Irish Rover. All of the...More

Thank crazymamabear
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Was in town with my wife and friends for a long weekend and met up with my brother and his wife, who live in Louisville, for dinner. They suggested the Irish Rover as a good place for dinner and drinks. What a great time! Although...More

Thank Magnum409
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We again celebrated my wife's birthday at the Rover this past weekend and were as pleased with the food, service, atmosphere and prices as we were when we first visited over 20 years ago. If anything, we think the Rover's Irish pub atmosphere has become...More

Thank Rod J
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of mine and my wife's favorite places to eat. It's sits in an eclectic part of Louisville, so the building and decor fit perfectly. It has a small bar area, however people are very accommodating when you need to get to your...More

Thank MRSID527
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stopped of here while passing through town,and gave it a try for lunch. What a great decision. An Irish pub where the owner is actually Irish! The owner, Mike, sat and talked with my wife and I while we ate. Lunch took over an...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We were a party of six and one of us was visiting from Scotland! We all enjoyed what we ordered! I would go back

Thank Tennesseemommie
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Our dinner group recently visited the Irish Rover and as always, it was fabulous. They have an excellent selection of Irish beer and whisky, all served in a super relaxed pub atmosphere. Be sure to order a Scotch Egg (or three!) as an appetizer. Theirs...More

Thank G_Louisville
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6 August 2015|
Response from Ali H |
Although Americans have this belief that corned beef and cabbage is an Irish dish I can tell you as an Irish person that we do eat or serve corned beef anywhere in Ireland. We eat boiled pork ( we call it bacon ) with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2319 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 502-899-3544
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