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Bistro 301

301 W Market St, Louisville, KY 40202-2907
+1 502-584-8337
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
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301 W Market St, Louisville, KY 40202-2907
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been here in years and truly only ended up here again because it was the only place with an available reservation a couple weeks ahead of our show at Actor's this past Friday (we later figured out the UofL was having graduation at...More

Thank tanyap924
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We wanted to eat somewhere within walking distance to Actor's Theatre of Louisville. At only a block and a half apart, Bistro 301 fit the bill. I ordered the tortellini diablo, and it was delicious. Perfectly cooked cheese tortellini with bits of chicken, andouille sausage,...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This was my first trip to Louisville and I found this online for a pre-Eagles concert dinner. There was a limited event menu. We had fried chicken, soup and salad. Nothing was outstanding but it was ok.

Thank OkobojiChick
Reviewed 27 October 2017

In their defense, there was a concert that night and I was was with a large group (21) The place was LOUD when we got there, once the concert started it quieted down. I think my negative experience centered around the waiter we had at...More

Thank jbwilkins
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Our family happened into this place on our trip to Louisville, what a find! Atmosphere, Service, and Food all were all amazing. The atmosphere was quaint, laid back, professional, from the greeter, to the server who was very knowledgeable about the food offered, and helpful,...More

Thank SciotoRiver
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Had a spinach salad that was fresh and quite good. The goat cheese had a little kick to it and a nice complement to the dried cranberries and bacon. Had the shrimp and grits. The grits had goat cheese. The grits was so so. Liked...More

Thank LParnell
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We were disappointed - again - with our dining experience with another Louisville restaurant. It was a hit-or-miss with these meals. The restaurant was noticeably bare of customers, maybe about 25 including our party of 10 during the time we were there. Here are the...More

Thank Julia W
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A lively place, with great atmosphere and a remarkable waitstaff. We wandered in and were very pleasantly surprised! All our food was excellent, and the drinks were well made! We'll be back next time in Louisville!!!

Thank Bart H
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Food was decent. Some of the actual food served was slightly different from the menu description, such as the seasoning and preparation of the filet. Restaurant was dead. Maybe 16 total customers at 7 pm on a Saturday night. All Drinks were terribly slow. We...More

Thank Parker M
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

If busy, it's extremely difficult to have a relaxing meal and converse. Food is overpriced and just okay. Not impressed.

Thank lbcombs2018
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 W Market St, Louisville, KY 40202-2907
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 502-584-8337
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Located on the corner of 3rd and Market in historic downtown Louisville. A few blocks from the scenic waterfront.
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