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City Cafe

505 W Broadway, 730 Am - 3 Pm, Louisville, KY 40202-2209
+1 502-589-1797
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“soup” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options
505 W Broadway, 730 Am - 3 Pm, Louisville, KY 40202-2209
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite spots when I am in Louisville at lunch time. Really good, fresh, homemade meals that always include a vegetarian option (for those so inclined). Menu changes daily so it's always an adventure to see what they have. Order at the counter...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Food today as always was excellent. They were open even though the city was on holidays break. Sandwiches are very fresh and the service is prompt. They include a beverage with meal. However I prefer to have no beverage and get a lower price for...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Bernie has the most unique specials I have ever seen. There is always the standard special chicken enchilada casserole. Last week I had a bean taco. It is for the vegetarians. They come with a soup. Last week it was tomato based. It was super....More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I had lunch here yesterday and ordered the half brisket sandwich and salad. The brisket was the worst I've ever eaten. I thought it would have been sliced, but was pulled like pork. It was also coated in BBQ sauce with onions mixed in. The...More

Thank Masonmann
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Daily fresh food at a good price, friendly staff. Everything is made from scratch. Loved the beef burrito and their pulled pork is very good.

Thank Marcel S
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch and greatly enjoyed the wonderful fresh local food in a slightly funky setting. All food prepared fresh. Great flavor and good price. I had the vegetarian quasdilla and they did not disappoint. Will certainly come back next time I'm in town.

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped by when in the area. We both had the daily special which was white chili with chicken, cornbread. We both agreed it was the best white chili we'd ever had! The young man at the counter was very friendly and helpful. We'll be back...More

Thank mandarus
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Red Beans and Brown Rice were excellent!!! Great deal for so much food. Scones were great too!! Pretty cool art on the walls as well!

Thank GAMaryBeth
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I had the club sandwich with the mustard/mayo on the side. I asked for it toasted and they did a fine job. Great sandwich with quality ingredients. My wife had the combo cesar salad and daily pasta. The salad was wonderful, but the sauce on...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We had some people in from out of town and needed to grab a quick lunch. this fit the bill perfectly. Not a lot of places to park but that part of Broadway is usually not busy around 11:30 and you can grab a parking...More

Thank Mary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 W Broadway, 730 Am - 3 Pm, Louisville, KY 40202-2209
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +1 502-589-1797
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