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$$ - $$$American, ,
129 S 2nd St, Located in Louisville's Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“zucchini fries” (30 reviews)
“burger” (163 reviews)
“beer cheese” (19 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
129 S 2nd St, Located in Louisville's Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had just flown into Louisville and started our Urban Bourbon Trail expedition here. Great appetizers and burgers! Te drinks were amazing too! The theme is unique and well done. The staff was knowledgeable and helpful. You'll definitely like this place!

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked into sidebar not sure what to expect. And so glad we did. Drinks were great and service was over the top. Our server (Sweet Tea) as she called herself, made this stop exceptional. Sweet Tea was so friendly and fun. We were visiting...More

Thank Passport643931
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really friendly waitress service & ok atmosphere despite being very quiet when we were there. This is part of the urban bourbon trail.

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 1 week ago

service was very good and the burgers excellant. We drank bourban and the bartender was very knowledgeable.

Thank cben632
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a little pricey for a “bar/pub”, but things in Louisville are also more expensive than Indy. My fiancé and I had the nachos. The best nachos I’ve ever had.

Thank Vanna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stumbled on Sidebar online. Great atmosphere on a Friday early evening. Staff was friendly and very knowledgeable on bourbon options. Cocktails were great. We each ordered burgers: Capital Punishment & Philadelphia Attorney. Both were perfectly cooked. Price for dinner and drinks...More

Thank maryhp998
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

My son and I ate dinner at Sidebar. Great service and amazing food. From the appetizer to dessert everything was wonderful!

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

It was the last night of our trip to Louisville so we were looking for great food and an eclectic experience. The pictures of the food looked wonderful on Yelp and TripAdvisor so we were lured in by those. We expected that we’d have some...More

Thank Mssasz
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We went here for the burgers and drinks! Both were great! Top notch burger with great buns and different types of combinations of burgers! Excellent! I can’t give a five star because they charged fifty cents to cut the burger and serve it on two...More

Thank bcknthomas
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Definitely recommended! Great burger selection and cocktails. Quick service and great location. Walkable from our hotel.

Thank April P
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20 February 2016|
Response from Jess681983 | Reviewed this property |
I know they do for private events, but it's very much a pub feel so seating it's fairly quick & convenient. I hope this helps. :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 S 2nd St, Located in Louisville's Central Business District., Louisville, KY 40202
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: 502-384-1600
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