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Mussel & Burger Bar

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9200 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299-1786
+1 502-384-4834
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Memphis, United States
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a very unique restaurant with an ambiance all it's own. The food is amazing and the staff is friendly as well as knowledgeable. This is one of the "must eat" restaurants for me in Louisville, I love eating here.

Thank ianpO3591LZ
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Went to celebrate my 30th anniversary with my husband. We were really looking forward to having the seafood burger. We were seated immediately and they were not very busy. We waited for 10 minutes to be greeted, several servers passed us by but it seemed we were invisible. We got up and left without being noticed. Thanks for making me... More 

Thank Sandra H
Louisville, Kentucky
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We are regular customers at MBB. We love the burgers, though we have never tried the mussels. The service is attentive and management is top notch. The KY Lemon Drop is my favorite drink, while my husband typically indulges in the beer selections. The Spanish Blue is decadent (especially if you enjoy blue cheese), and the truffle Pom frites are... More 

Thank Kendra F
Orlando, Florida
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129 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Yep.....they serve mussels and burgers. Not just plain old food. Creative dishes. Excellent bites. Wide beer selection. You just can't go wrong with a meal here. Not crazy expensive but certainly no Mickey D's. Go. Enjoy.

Thank hansboomer
Baltimore, Maryland
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Went for a dinner with family. Been here few years ago when it was still pretty new and was interesting place to eat at. This visit was huge disappointment. Place was falling apart and needs remodeling as soon as possible. I gave impression of really dirty restaurant. We waited 50 minutes for a table since there was bunch of teenagers... More 

Thank r0se14
Louisville, Kentucky
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The burgers are great quality but seems to be trying too hard. We couldn't really come up with how to express the character of this restaurant. Paper Table covers, random music selection 80s,90s thru current. My wife and I had this place recommended and now that we have tried it we know that it's not for us. Overall I'd say... More 

Thank Doug D
St. Paul
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Ate here because it was within walking distance from the Kentucky Science Center. I had the Moules Basquaise mussels and I found them to be pretty disappointing. Didn't care for the broth, tasted like canned tomatoes with diced chorizo. My friend also had a mussels dish which she thought was bland. On a positive note, they had a kid's menu.... More 

Thank metrojoe0
Louisville, Kentucky
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53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and wanted to try something different. It was relatively busy for a Wednesday night but we were seated immediately. We started with the pork nachos and they were tasty. It needed crisper more sturdy chips. I had to eat it with a fork. Then I tried the mussels which were a bit lemony for my... More 

Thank Stacy C
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Let me first say, the food was excellent, but for four burgers and appetizer and four drinks $127 including tip is ridiculous. We started with the Dates In A Blanket--Stuffed dates w/ goat cheese & roasted garlic, wrapped in Nueske’s bacon, smoked honey, tomato sofrito. $10.75. You get three in an order, not good for four people. I wish our... More 

Thank mhughesiup
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

You really can not go wrong here if you are looking for a somewhat off the wall menu. Burgers are burgers but one has a very decent array of toppings offered here. I can't speak for the muscles as they just ain't my thang. I will say this however, I posted a excellent review of this place in Open Table... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9200 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40299-1786
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-384-4834

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