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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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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1007 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1317
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Quaint atmosphere with superb service, food and drinks. Teresa was an excellent knowledgeable server. The drinks and food were so enjoyable. Everything everyone recommended.

Thank cmsfaires
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on Bardstown Road, we were quickly escorted to our table by a very pleasant hostess. Our waiter was very attentive and personable and knowledgeable about the menu and various preparations. The salads were fresh and our entrees very well prepared. My wife ordered rack...More

1  Thank Steven S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I recently dined at Jack Fry's and thoroughly enjoyed it. We started with the shrimp and grits, which were hands down the best grits we have ever had. I had the filet and my husband had the halibut. Both dishes were delicious....More

Thank sloshk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delicious dinner! Classic southern dishes, presented elegantly, with good portions. Our waiter was helpful, particularly with the wine list, and the coffee cheesecake was one of the best desserts we have had in a long time! Definitely worth seeking out this restaurant...More

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable charm in a well-established iconic Louisville restaurant. A cozy bar, a pianist, warm and inviting rrooms and great food. One truly could not ask for more for a casual yet excellent meal. Service was polite, timely and unobtrusive.

Thank intrepidtraveler44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here during a recent visit to Louisville (Bourbon Tour). The place was a little hard to find (not sure if we would have gotten there so easily without the help of our UBER driver). Great decor, a very nice wine selection and...More

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here to celebrate our son's recent graduation from the University of Louisville. The staff was friendly and seated us promptly at our reservation time. The atmosphere is very classy and yet cozy. Our waiter gave us great service. Our party had the Warm...More

Thank Bschreiner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Louisville, and by far has the best shrimp and grits I've ever eaten. The place is small, which I think just adds to the restaurant's character.

Thank 620Teressa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I get to visit Louisville once or twice a year. A visit ALWAYS has to include the shrimp and grits followed by a medium rare filet at Jack's. The waiters are excellent and can advise on the best wine to pic, the speakeasy atmosphere is...More

Thank michelejeannine5
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've been here many times and the food is always superb. It is a rather small venue and the tables are rather crowded together because its an older building and been around a long time. So, if you are looking for a romantic evening or...More

Thank dawnksand
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Is there a dress code for this restaurant? Would it be appropriate to wear a nice dress and heals?
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
How far is this restaurant from the Marriott, where the IACP conference is happening early March and do you take lunch rez? Do you have G-F options too? thank you! Lisa
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
Why no online reservations? (My favorite restaurant ) 4 for Tuesday Jan 3 1130 ...... favorite table by window if possible Peggy Duane
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
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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