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English Grill

335 W Broadway, The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY 40202
+1 502-583-1234
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
335 W Broadway, The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY 40202
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Madame and I thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at the English Grill -- our first since a visit in 2012, I believe -- on a recent Monday evening. The establishment was busy in its quiet and measured way, yet we ended up with a great corner...More

Thank Itinerant_scholar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious fine dining is the theme of this classic restaurant. Located in the equally fine and classic Brown Hotel, it fits with its surroundings. It;s great for a special occasion.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a top shelf experience from the moment of entry to the moment of departure. We went there so my wife could have the Hot Brown-a dish that originated with this hotel. Being from the Pacific Northwest, I had to stay true to my...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Our first dinner in Louisville was at the English Grill, since we were staying at the Brown Hotel. The restaurant decor is consistent with the hotel; you feel you're back in the days of Al Capone. Our waiter was the perfect mix of light conversation,...More

Thank Lynn C
Brad W, General Manager at English Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lynn, Thrilled to read your nice note about your server…so pleased that you wished he was a neighbor. That’s what it’s all about! Thank you also for the great thoughts on our food. Hope to have you back with us soon. Regards, Brad Walker...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Had cocktails and dinner in the Grill. Martinis and Old Fashioneds were delightful after a very long day of driving. The restaurant is beautiful, warm, elegant and very inviting. Hot Brown was everything delicious one has heard about, and more! A very special evening.More

Thank lcbworks
Brad W, General Manager at English Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Appreciate all your kind comments on our cocktails and our famous Hot Brown, which guests often drive miles out of their way for. It’s always good to hear of a “special evening.” Hope to have you back with us soon. Regards, Brad Walker...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were staying at the Brown and had dinner here the first night. The main draw was the Hot Brown Sandwich (which we had) since it was invented at the Brown in 1926 and is a Louisville tradition. The service was excellent and the food...More

1  Thank John F
Brad W, General Manager at English Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear Guest, Delighted to learn that our famous Hot Brown was the draw for your stay with us. Thank you for the good thoughts on our food and service. Hope to have you back on your next visit to Louisville. Regards, Brad Walker Vice President...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Honestly, this is the best date night we have had in a while (and I work in NYC). The hotel is historic and gorgeous. The lounge (with live music) is like stepping back into the '30s, with deep mahogany tones, exquisite but not overdone decor,...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Brad W, Manager at English Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear Guest, Thrilled that you would rate us 10 stars! Always nice to read "truly incredible" and a review such as yours with a guest from a great restaurant city like NYC. Please let me know when your travels next bring you our way and...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

Gorgeous decor that is elegant and stately. Lead glass windows, fresh flowers and lots of horse paintings. The Hot Brown is a heavenly dish that will tantalize your palate and will leave you feeling full for hours on end. It is a scrumptious open face...More

1  Thank derbyfan2016
Brad W, General Manager at English Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear Guest, Thrilled to read your wonderful review. Many thanks for taking the time to detail your experience. Please let me know when you next visit and I'll reserve a nice table. Hope to have you back with us again soon. Regards, Brad Walker Vice...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The original is still the best he hit brown is AWSOME with off the bone turkey and the original recipe

Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Fine dining with an attention to detail that has stood the test of time since the 1920s. One of the best old fashion cocktails we have had. That's saying something since we are from Wisconsin, home of the old fashion. Wonderful table side caesar salad...More

Thank OrangeGTO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 335 W Broadway, The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY 40202
    (Fourth Street)
  • Public Transportation: We have the Downtown Louisville Trolley that loops every 15 minutes. There is TARC public busing system.
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 502-583-1234
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