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Blue Dog Bakery & Cafe

2868 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2664
+1 502-899-9800
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (21 reviews)
“baguette” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
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2868 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2664
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was packed on a Saturday for brunch and we had to wait about 20 minutes but it was worth it. But if you can, make a reservation in peak hours so you have less wait time. For how busy it was, the staff...More

Thank JosephMcGhee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in here with a friend before doing some shopping on Frankfort Avenue. Their menu is rather limited for brunch. My friend had a breakfast sandwich that she said was very good. I ordered the granola and yogurt with fresh fruit. I got more granola...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here at lunch midweek and were seated quickly in a mostly full cafe by a friendly greeter. Tables are close set and there was a lot of cheerful chatter from a large table of guests so it was a bit difficult to hear,...More

Thank Lara B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great pastries if and when you can get them. Better camp on the doorstep because they DO NOT prepare for demand. Agree with other reviews, service is rather poor.

Thank drbunroe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great bakery and cafe. They have wonderful pastries and breads. I love every one that I've tried. The kouign amann is to die for!!! The coffee is strong and good as well. The atmosphere is hipster and typical of what you'd expect in this area....More

Thank DanaRod213
Reviewed 13 July 2017

If you go in knowing that the service is slow, you'll enjoy breakfast here. The egg/avocado/bacon sandwich was delicious, once we finally got it. Best is getting chocolate chip cookies to go!

Thank acedaughter
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The good news is that the bread is really fresh and tasty. My egg sandwich with bacon and avocado was an excellent choice and the coffee was really good. My wife's chicken salad sandwich was on a fresh crescent but there was more lettuce and...More

Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed 8 June 2017

While visiting the shops on Frankfort Ave, the Blue Dog Bakery and Cafe was recommended several times by the shop owners. They were not wrong - we had a delicious lunch ranging from turkey, bacon and apple sandwich, chicken pizza with fingerling potatoes, to a...More

Thank JAP74
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The food and baked goods here are indescribably wonderful. Best breads west of the Atlantic and a helpful and knowledgeable staff. Can't miss.

Thank justgotours
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We have tried to have breakfast here for the past 4 months. The crowds caused 2 hour waits when trying to catch brunch after 11 am. This made me more determined to secure a table. Today we arrived at 10:20 and even then we had...More

Thank JosephatFremont
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2868 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2664
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-899-9800
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