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Down and Derby

Where to eat, drink and shop in Louisville right now
Louisville, Kentucky City Guide
Photos: Courtesy of 21c Museum Hotels, 8UP, Feast BBQ and Mayan Café

And they're almost off!

Even if you're not heading to Louisville for next weekend's Run for the Roses, here's why you should plan a visit: It's a city that loves to eat—and there's a growing list of fantastic places to do so. Plus, the birthplace of craft cocktails has had a lively bar scene since flatboats poled downriver to New Orleans.

Discover where to eat, drink and shop in Derby City, then jockey to book your trip.

Proof on Main 702 W. Main St. Louisville KY 40202 502-217-6360 Feast BBQ 909 E. Market St. Louisville KY 40206 502-749-9900 Feast BBQ 116 W. Main St. New Albany IN 47150 912-920-0454 Lilly's Bistro 1147 Bardstown Rd. Louisville KY 40204 502-451-0447 El Camino 1314 Bardstown Rd. Louisville KY 40204 502-454-5417 gralehaus 1001 Baxter Ave. Louisville KY 40204 502-454-7075 Hillbilly Tea 120 S. First St. Louisville KY 40202 502-587-7350 Harvest 624 E. Market St. Louisville KY 40202 502-384-9090 Mayan Café 813 E. Market St. Louisville KY 40206 502-566-0651 Hammerheads 921 Swan St. Louisville KY 40204 502-365-1112 610 Magnolia 610 W. Magnolia Ave. Louisville KY 40208 502-636-0783 Meta 425 W. Chestnut St. Louisville KY 40202 502-822-6382 RYE 900 E. Market St. Louisville KY 40206 502-749-6200 Silver Dollar 1761 Frankfort Ave. Louisville KY 40206 502-259-9540 8UP Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen 350 W. Chestnut St. Louisville KY 40202 502-631-4180 Nachbar 969 Charles St. Louisville KY 40204 502-637-4377 Lotsa Pasta 3717 Lexington Rd. Louisville KY 40207 502-896-6361 Blue Dog Bakery & Café 2868 Frankfort Ave. Louisville KY 40206 502-899-9800 Cellar Door Chocolates 1201 Story Ave. Louisville KY 40206 502-561-2940 Morris' Liquors and Deli 2228 Taylorsville Rd. Louisville KY 40205 502-458-1668 Bourbon Barrel Foods 1201 Story Ave. Louisville KY 40206 502-333-6103 River House Restaurant & Raw Bar 3015 River Rd. Louisville KY 40207 502-897-5000 Royals Hot Chicken 736 E. Market St. Louisville KY 40202 502-919-7068 Fond 2520 Frankfort Ave. Louisville KY 40206 502-727-3631 Proof Bar 702 W. Main St. Louisville KY 40202 502-217-6360

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