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1147 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1301
+1 502-451-0447
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Closes in 26 min
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
1147 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1301
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Reviewed 2 days ago

6 of us had dinner, and no one was disappointed. This is a reliably excellent restaurant. The farm-to-table style is terrific, and the desserts are heavenly. We have been coming back for years, and always look forward to visiting this restaurant. The puff pastry creme...More

Thank Jacquelyn F
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Disappointing evening. We have gone to Lilly's on several occasions in the past and all were good. But Thursday night was mediocre. Two of the four in our party left disappointed. My red snapper special was not special; the dish was a mess with conflicting...More

1  Thank JPod1961
Reviewed 5 December 2017

My GF and I shared the Three Farms' Pork ($26) which is sausage ( KY Stonecross Farm) stuffed pork loin with bacon loaded grits and greens for sides. We are not heavy eaters and it was plenty for the two of us. Tender and tasty....More

Thank Ray D
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I brought my mother here for dinner to fufill a late Mother’s Day promise, and we had an enjoyable experience. Due to unexpectedly awful traffic, we were almost a half-hour late in arriving, but the staff was very accommodating and managed to get our meals...More

Thank smithatnt
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We came for a friend's birthday and spent 4 hours here by the end of the night. The food was wonderful from start to finish, but it's the warm welcome and friendly service that really sets it apart. Highly recommend!

Thank travelinghammitt
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We enjoyed our servers wonderful sense of humor with the members of our large dinner party. Excellent wine with good food. Veal was a bit tough but the pasta was perfect!

Thank rdgraham
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My husband and I went to Lilly's for the first time. We had the Pimento Cheese Wontons Appetizer. They were excellent. The cheese was spicy; a real treat. I ordered the Pork Carnitas. The salsa was very tasty. The pork had a great flavor, but...More

Thank kyred100
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

John, the bartender made me a fabulous peach old-fashioned, and a blackberry one for my husband. He did a very nice job with drinks but the star of the show was the caramel cake. It was a perfect southern rendition with house made vanilla ice...More

Thank FortWayneJoanie
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Lilly's has been the place to get a solid meal for years. Everything's fantastic. Everything. Great for lunch and dinner.

Thank Bradn25
Reviewed 12 July 2017

On our Bourbon Trail trip to Louisville, we had a couple of nights to try local restaurants. First night we went old school at the English Grill in the Brown Hotel, food was good, expensive and the atmosphere a little stuffy. Then we found Lilly's...More

Thank Bill P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1147 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-451-0447
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