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Bristol Bar & Grille

1321 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1319
+1 502-456-1702
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“won ton” (5 reviews)
“salad” (26 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1321 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1319
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pretty unremarkable buffet. Potatoes not cooked enough for someone with dental issues. Food not hot, typical for buffets. Did not realize I could have ordered from menu, would have probably been better food. I confess I do not like buffets, this place was not my...More

Thank nancysully
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We wanted to try the local hot brown and decided upon this restaurant. We were not disappointed. We were seated at the window with a great view of Bardstown Rd. Our food came out steaming out right from the oven. The hot brown was prepared...More

Thank Bryan P
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite of the Bristol locations. I brought a friend here for lunch. She's lived walking distance for about a year and hadn't been...I explained that this is a local staple, so off we went. The location is always clean and welcoming. We...More

Thank tanyap924
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Two of us sopped for lunch on a Monday at about 12noon and were seated immediately; about half the tables were occupied at that point in time. I enjoyed their California Club salad; it was a welcome variation on a cobb or chef salad. The...More

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We got together to celebrate my oldest daughter’s birthday on the Sunday after the Derby. Fortunately, we had reservations as this is a busy place on the Sunday after Derby. There was a large group of folks who stood up and sang “My Old Kentucky...More

Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Went on a Saturday and it took 25 minutes to get beers. In bottles. It took 50 minutes for the food to arrive. When we complained about the wait no one seemed to care. The bathrooms are dated and dirty. I was once a faithful...More

Thank Gulielmus4
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Marian was my awesome server. She knew I loved the sweet tea and kept it full! I had the Spinach Salad and the balsamic dressing is the best. The green chili wontons never disappoints. It was an absolutely delicious lunch with superb service. Thank you!

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I have been going to this restaurant since it opened in 1977. In the past year it has gone downhill. The place is filthy with a decade of fingerprints on bathroom and other doors, old dingy carpet, worn, uncomfortable chairs. The worst part is the...More

3  Thank 460Maggie49
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This brunch is always the best tasting good food. The Bristol has great service and staff. We will defintely be back.

Thank Ashanti M
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We were passing through and decided on Bristol Bar & Grill for our Valentine's Day dinner. The hostess was very helpful in securing a seat for us without a reservation. I tried the local favorite, Hot Brown, and my wife had a salad. Both of...More

Thank PVR75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1321 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1319
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-456-1702
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