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North End Cafe

1722 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-3106
+1 502-896-8770
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“home fries” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
1722 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-3106
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my second visit here and I decided to try a breakfast item - the specialty pancakes. The toppings were good but the pancakes themselves were far from fluffy and too dense. Tasted like maybe a buckwheat or whole grain flour - just not...More

Thank on_the_moove
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

North End is our “go to” place before ANY downtown activity! Great menu, great service, great prices...DELICIOUS food!! You WON’T be disappointed!!!

Thank etc32v
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much! Are you aware we have an app. You get our weekly specials and we have a rewards program.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of Louisville's finest. The decor is unpretentious, warm and inviting. The staff are highly professional and lovely people. The menu is delightful. All the food is terrific and promptly served. One very nice feature is breakfast is available all day long. Great...More

Thank William M
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much!!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here with a co-worker for lunch, and we had the best experience! We were seated right away and the service was great! I had the Grilled Vegetable Salad, and she had the Steak Salad. Both were outstanding and so fresh! And the mango...More

Thank cfore229
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We think we are a wonderful place for a business lunch as we have such a variety on our menu.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner for three on Saturday evening: Our meals were well prepared and tasty. It's with the service we have issues: 1) waiter could have been much more pleasant and 2) within minutes of completing our meal, we were asked to leave so they could sit...More

Thank Riverpup
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Do you know the name of your server? I will have the general manager look into this. We are always looking to improve, and we are glad you enjoyed your food.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our lunch here - arriving just before noon. We were seated right away, but the place quickly filled up. The service was great - Natalie was our server, and she was very attentive. My wife had the bourbon BBQ sandwich, and I had...More

Thank ArtTurner
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We think are Reubens are the best!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being my first time at this establishment I had no preconceived notions or expectations. Except for a very noisy baby, we had a very production meeting and excellent food and service. The specials sounded interesting however I went with the corned beef hash with 2...More

Thank wjzalewski
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We are glad you enjoyed your visit! Please come back.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

I confess, I have a hard time getting past the "gluten free pancakes" on the menu. However, they are always seasonally adjusting their offerings. I have enjoyed omelets squash and interesting veggies/cheese here in the fall. It does get ridiculously busy on weekends until about...More

Thank janicetharaldson
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thanks so much!

Reviewed 6 October 2018

It was a few years since we last visited and received a "coupon" in the mail. $45 for appetizer, two entrees, and dessert. Couldn't resist. We had a great experience. The quesadilla was enough perfect. We shared the noodle-thing salad; she had the fish and...More

Thank Vaughn P
SMWarner, Public Relations Manager at North End Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks so much! We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 5 September 2018

A couple of yrs. ago I had a meal so bad I was going to write the owner a letter & never did. I should have. I gave them another chance when a coupon arrived via mail. I had the "special" fish dinner which was...More

Thank I2096XKsusand
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SusieG777
18 April 2017|
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Response from SMWarner | Property representative |
Yes, we have a children's menu
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barbara n
26 March 2017|
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Yes,open until 9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1722 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-3106
    (Mellwood Avenue and William Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 502-896-8770
Description
Located on Historic Frankfort Avenue since 2003, in two renovated shotgun style houses, the North End Café offers a unique setting for any occasion. Our décor blends historic architectural elements of the original design with modern accents. Whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner, our entire, eclectic menu is available all day, including a variety of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.
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