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9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291-4418
+1 502-239-2722
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The potatoe salad here is incredible. Not really set up to eat in the restaurant. The red beans and rice are also really good that few people order. The pork while good does not stand out.

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Kentucky
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

The barbecue here is good. I had the pulled pork. It had a good, smokey flavor. If you are dining in, the place is a little run down. I would recommend carry out.

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Thank Tippecanoe1841
Pelham, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Had pulled pork sandwich, potato salad & baked beans. They were really busy, but friendly and quick to have it ready.

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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The food was fabulous! I had baby-back ribs, potato salad, and green beans. I also got red beans and rice and burgoo to go. The food is great, but the servers aren't too friendly and the eating area is very small. Fortunately, a new building is under construction, which will be ready in the next few months.

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Thank QB426
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

By sharing your experiences, you're helping travelers make better choices and plan their dream trips. Thank you! Some great ky style q with sauce on the side if you think you need it,Killer pork chops and wings ,heck Ive not gotten anything there I didn't like,if your willing to try the wild side try the cactus coleslaw.Itll make you pucker... More 

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Thank Alex G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I love everything at Bootleg. This is the first place I ever had good ribs, and it is the only place I will eat them.

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Thank QB426
Mount Washington, Kentucky
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I've lived in the area for a long time so I've eaten here for a long time. I've never been disappointed with anything I've eaten here. The shack is kind of it's signature to me so I'm not sure why other reviewers complain about it. They had a store at a different location but it was nowhere near as good... More 

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Thank Kimberly S
Leitchfield, Kentucky
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118 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Southern Louisville harbors one of the best Bar-B-Q joints. Casual dining - limited indoor seating, but several tables outdoors. Neighboring watering hole insures a full parking lot. Many take out orders served every day. Variety on the menu: meats (beef, pork, chicken), sides (baked potato, potato salad, slaw, green beans, Mac and cheese & more). On this occasion we ordered... More 

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Brighton, Colorado
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

We expected a hole in the wall from reading reviews, but made the mistake of reading Google reviews, and should have read these. It's a dump, very tiny, mostly out door seating which is fine, but all tables filthy, nothing wiped. Had red beans rice and mystery sasauge,ugh. The brisket was good. Sides just ok. Sweet tea good. Came from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stopped in for some carry-out. We both had the platter with a sandwich and two sides. She had the pulled pork and I had the brisket. Both were delicious!!! The Cole slaw is excellent, as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291-4418
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-239-2722

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?