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Uptown Cafe

) #110 of 1,435 Restaurants in Louisville $$ - $$$ American
1624 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1210
+1 502-458-4212
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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1624 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1210
Neighbourhood: Highlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent! The fried green tomatoes did not disappoint to start us off! We had just arrived in town and were jet lagged...our server was so friendly and outlined the rest of our night which was perfect! Each of our entrees were excellent!...More

Thank reale2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 4 were all pleased with our recent visit to Uptown Cafe. Service was personable, attentive and efficient. Dinners were all enjoyed with clean plates at the end: Duck ravioli in a savory broth, Jaegerschnitzel and stir fried veggies made us happy. Parking...More

Thank 39emelies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this restaurant; visited for lunch and specifically tried it because they had a menu labeled with gluten free options. The chips and queso appetizer was the best I've ever had and I'll likely be back for that alone. Fish tacos were OK, seasoning...More

Thank efm16
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

For the past 25 years I have tried to stop by Uptown Cafe when I am in Louisville. Nothing special about the place (except the windows to watch the passing scene on Bardstown Rd.) but the food is consistently very good, as is the service....More

Thank FrankinSC
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Nine family members celebrated my Mom's 85th birthday at the Uptown Cafe. It is her favorite restaurant but it was the first time for two of the couples. We especially recommend their Salmon Croquettes. I tried their Jaegerschnitzel for the first time and really liked...More

Thank Linc Y
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I took my husband for dinner and we ordered chicken in red wine and steak. It took a while to get our food, but we were chill and enjoying our time together. His steak was fantastic. The chicken I ordered was so fatty I wouldn't...More

Thank A_Happy_Gardner
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The food was very good. Restaurant is very nice and servers were great. The parking can be an issue so come early to find a place to park.

Thank Barry B
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The soup of the day (Russian Borsht) and half bacon Benedictine sandwich was a tasty not too expensive or filling lunch. Service was great. It was not very crowded at noon. Parking is always a hassle, but street parking is available for a short walk.

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Have not been to the Uptown in several years. We go out once a month and this month we chose the Bardstown Road establishment. There were 9 of us and we were given a great table. Had to wait at the hostess stand to be...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Uptown Café is in the Bardstown Road corridor of great restaurants with a neighborhood vibe. You enter through a welcoming bar when even a single person feels comfortable. The owner, Kelly, and her staff are friendly and professional, not intruding upon conversations. We are big...More

Thank Beverly B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1624 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1210
    (Duker Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-458-4212
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