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921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
+1 502-365-1112
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck tacos” (41 reviews)
“elk burger” (47 reviews)
“truffle fries” (60 reviews)
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921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was recommended this place by the young lady driving the airport shuttle I took for my stay in Louisville. Not a big place by any means but seemed like there was a lot of people there. Great menu with barbeque and tacos and burgers....More

Thank Brett M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Duck tacos, lamb ribs, elk burger, shrimp n grits.. it was amazing. We are so glad we went here, we will be back!

Thank Jeremy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, we sure would not have visited this place if it hadn't been for the great reviews. Small little bar venue but THE FOOD! We had the fried mac & cheese....no words. We also had the venison burger and the pork belly sandwich both of...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went to hammerheads while we were in Louisville for the bourbon trail and let me tell you that their food is amazing. We had their fried mac and cheese balls and unlike others I've had these had a little bit of...More

Thank rmccutcheon911
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by hotel staff! Really enjoyed the food, interesting atmosphere. Very short wait to get a table. We had shrimp and grits, duck tacos and hamburgers our group recommends all of these! No signs, just the shark hanging on the building. A Neighborhood barn and...More

Thank tigerforester76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended by the guys at Cooper and Kings distillery, and it did not disappoint! Had it not have been recommended we wouldn't have found it, and if we had we would have probably driven by - but don't!! We got in just...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So I usually write long reviews, but this one is short and sweet . ( after thought maybe not) Day trip to Louisville, me and my wife. We were told by a local who was in Nashville to try this place out. Well Holy Insanity!...More

Thank mthouin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I tell everyone I know traveingl to or thru Louisville to not miss dining at Hammerheads. Don't let the small crowded basement fool ya! This is some serious food! Never disappoints!

Thank IndianaVickie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard about this place and wasn't sure what we'd find when we found it. Great big surprise, though, the place was fantastic! Not a seat in the house but they squeezed us into the bar. Couple next to us we're celebrating their anniversary with barbecue!...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First I will say that the service was very friendly and efficient, so no issues there at all. So I ask you all -- if you have a "signature dish" which involves waffles, why would only have 1 waffle maker and therefore restrict that dish...More

Thank Annabella G
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Shannon G
22 February 2017|
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Response from jpmaui2020 | Reviewed this property |
yes, in the restaurant area.
19 February 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
No, and get there 10 minutes before they open if you want to be sure not to wait.
Dan S
15 June 2015|
Response from drlunroe | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have craft beers. A nice variety of beers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Germantown
  • Neighbourhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-365-1112
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