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Bootleg Bar-B-Q & Catering Co

9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
+1 502-239-2722
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
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“potato salad” (12 reviews)
“pulled pork” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (11 reviews)
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9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
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Reviewed 4 days ago

bootlegs new building is almost done , so we stopped in for a bite and I tried the mutton,it wasn't bad at all.It was a little saucy so you didn't get the full taste of the mutton but it was tender and delicious,Thier pork cops...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Do not be swayed by the aesthetic of this restaurant, they make up for it with quality and service. I love my BBQ and I love a good rub, that being said you can never go wrong with their smoked chicken. Always moist, rub has...More

Thank Melinda J
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We went here with in laws. Got half a rack of baby backs, red beans and rice and potato salad. The red beans were sort of bland and watery. Not at all what I was expecting. The pot salad was excellent. The ribs were tender...More

Thank Clarence D
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Showed up to eat 15 minutes before closing time. Asked a question about one of their dinner items. We were told she didn't know the answer. She didn't offer to find out either. Strike 1. We ordered and paid for our pending meal and was...More

Thank Maggie4758
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Take out is your best choice for Bootleg because they have great pork, potato salad, Cole slaw, etc. at a convenient location just outside FC area.

Thank KevinSChina
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We went out of our way on our way to Nashville to stop here for lunch. We'd been there years ago and I compare every rib I eat to theirs and they are still, by far THE BEST! Their rice & beans and green beans...More

Thank littletomato19
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a teeny little place off the beaten path, but it is truly the best bbq in town!!! Call ahead to make sure they're open.

Thank NatBowe
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I can hardly wait for the new building to open! I like this place because you can get their pulled pork with or without sauce. I like different kinds of barbeque sauces and have them at my house. So we decide whether we want their...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Have heard people talk about this place for years and just happened to be driving by... so stopped in for lunch. Service was excellent and fast, but it definitely qualifies as fast food. The barbecue (pork) was decent but nothing to brag about. It was...More

Thank BuddyKY
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The potatoe salad here is incredible. Not really set up to eat in the restaurant. The red beans and rice are also really good that few people order. The pork while good does not stand out.

Thank Aaron Y
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-239-2722
  • E-mail
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