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Jack Fry's

1007 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1317
+1 502-452-9244
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brie salad” (20 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1007 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1317
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Jack Fry’s when in Louisville for the first time. It came highly recommend from everyone. We were greeted warmly and shown to our table in the corner. There was a piano player which was nice but not too loud from where we sat....More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to eat with an excellent dessert with caramel sauce. The wait staff was great with a nice ambiance.

1  Thank Laura K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t get all the hype about Jack Fry’s. The menu not all that appealing. Expensive. Cramped. Not all that accessible. The food tastes good, as it should, but nothing I’ve had makes me say I MUST come back and get it again. Staff does not...More

1  Thank jkassovic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are lots of places to eat along Bardstown Rd/Baxter Ave in Louisville, but this is one of my favorites. It looks like an old house, and it can be a bit crowded inside. It may not be the fanciest place, but the food is...More

1  Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived after driving seven hours - we waited for a while to be greeted by our server - when we did get a drink I felt more relaxed - snails great - salmon was so salty and full of oil - I sent it...More

3  Thank TraceyShades
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to visit this fantastic place 3 times this week reaching from a group of 3 to a group of 7 and everyone loved it. The food and the service are out of this world. I had the Lamb twice and the Pork...More

1  Thank Jason K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The reviews of previous dinners were spot on! Great food, atmosphere and service. We had shrimp and grits and the scallop appetizers. Both were great, grits were especially tasty. The apple salad was so good as was the beet salad. The Kobe like ribeye was...More

1  Thank Donna D
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Kind of a hipster place. Staff was very knowledgeable about all if the offerings. Escargot was good.

1  Thank RJHMW
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Oh my, why have I waited so long to return to this Louisville icon? We were there for an anniversary celebration. Everything was perfect. The food was amazing. I had the lamb chops and I am still thinking about them. Service started slow but once...More

1  Thank Kris1951
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Excellent restaurant recommended for a date. Fancy, romantic, great ambience, perfect lighting, old fashioned.

1  Thank Maria A
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28 March 2017|
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Response from John O | Reviewed this property |
no code really but do wear a nice dress and heels. no jacket required for men however.
Lisa E
14 February 2017|
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Response from Brad J | Property representative |
Lisa, We are approximately two miles from the downtown hotels. Reservations are recommended for both lunch and dinner and you may view our full menu on our website. Like most restaurants we have options for many dietary... More
1 January 2017|
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Response from F2479DYlindaw | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call JackFrye's for those questions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1317
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighbourhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: +1 502-452-9244
  • E-mail
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