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Roots

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1216 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1304
+1 502-458-6775
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12:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Louisville, Kentucky
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

If you are looking for a wide variety of Asian vegetarian dishes then Roots is where you want to go! I joined a writer friend for lunch and started off perusing the menu with a steaming cup of Vietnamese Green Lotus tea, very aromatic! While they do offer some great combo lunches, I went off the ala carte menu and... More 

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Thank Jessica L
Phoenix, Arizona
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

if you looking to try something different well ROOTS is the place to go. their food is Amazing! being a vegetarian i had many options to choose from :)

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Thank _Dniah
Lexington, KY
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70 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

I have some people in my family with food allergies, and some strong preferences as well. Roots provided us with four different delicious meals. I can't really remember the last time that we all liked everything - usually a couple of us have great meals, and the others have okay or good things, but we all enjoyed what we had... More 

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Thank BluegrassJayhawk
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235 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

The selection here is amazing! My partner and I ordered a small pumpkin soup and lettuce wraps as well as pot stickers with a cup of tea. The food was excellent quality and tasted great. Everything on the menu looked great. The only reason I would rate this a 4 not a 5 is based on the small portion size... More 

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Thank Evelyn E
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

This place is a must go for people craving for some Asian vegetarian food delicacies. Pros: Quiet, spacious, and comfortable interiors Options on the menu are a plenty Reasonable prices Long list of bobba tea flavors (try coconut) Large portions Perfect place for lunches Cons: None

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Thank Swaraj M
Louisville, United States
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

This is an all vegetarian restaurant next-door to a more casual vegetarian takeout, Heart and Soy. . The food is creative, always good, and as I said even carnivores really like it. I don't know what else to say but it's my go to place when I have vegetarian friends or when I want to do so myself

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Thank Harriette F
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Amazing food with numerous options for vegans!! This is a great little place that seems to be family run. Great lunch!

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Thank Jes M
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

Hip, good food and reasonable prices The neighbor is fun and easy to get to Restaurant is sit down or takeout

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Thank Jack J
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35 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

I had eggrolls and rice noodles with vegetables and tofu. Fair sized serving and very filling. Enjoyed. Friend had warm vegetable wrap and liked it. Again filling. Restaurant not very attractive. Tabletops faux wood and had old water stains. Not a lot of atmosphere.

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Thank Jackie S
Louisville, Kentucky
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

We visit this restaurant because our daughter is vegan. Even though Roots has vegan food choices, it still has some good food.

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Thank Arthur R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1216 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1304
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-458-6775

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?