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  (12 restaurants)    
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Gralehaus: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Gralehaus ($$)
(370 ratings)

1001 Baxter Ave Map It!
Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 454-7075
gralehaus.com
  • Fried Bologna Sandwich
    Haus bologna, aged cheddar, sunny egg, Crystal hot sauce, brioche bun; "that is straight-up legit-awesome!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Lamb & Grits
    lamb & pork merguez, Louismill grits, sunny egg, Ras el Hanout, cilantro
4.5 out of 5
370 ratings
est. 2014; "Bed & Beverage" housed inside an Original Highlands Victorian home built in 1905; Damaris Phillips (winner of Food Network Star-9th season) made guest appearance
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Table Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Table Cafe ($)
(102 ratings)

1800 Portland Ave Map It!
Louisville, KY 40203
(502) 708-2505
tablecafe.org
  • Smoked Chicken Sandwich
    topped w/ bacon jam, red onion, kale & buttermilk ranch on cheddar jalapeno bun; looks good
  • Smoked Pork Sandwich
    topped w/ housemade cranberry slaw on kaiser roll; recommend substituting w/ "chowchow" (pickled relish) & adding chili mayo; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
102 ratings
"non-profit, social entrepreneurship that serves locally grown, fresh food and operates under a pay-what-you-can model" (from its website); Payment options: (1) Pay what you can afford to pay. You can pay with your time in service as payment, (2) Pay the full amount of the suggested meal price, (3) Pay the full amount of the suggested meal price, plus a little extra to "pay it forward," (4) Give your time in service to "pay it forward" for your neighbor to enjoy a meal.; Other Recipes: Chowchow
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  • Cuban Sandwich
    Kentucky ham, pork belly, Swiss cheese, spicy pickles, garlic aioli on warm, pressed bread; looks good
  • Veggie Burger
    house made veggie burger blend of chickpeas, lentils, quinoa & seasonal vegetables, smoked tomato ketchup, lettuce, tomato, onion; looks good
4.0 out of 5
602 ratings
started as food truck in 2012 serving fresh ground, hand crafted, grass fed burgers...opened permanent location in 2014
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Irish Rover: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Irish Rover ($$)
(279 ratings)

2319 Frankfort Ave Map It!
Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 899-3544
www.theirishroverky.com
  • Cottage Pie
    home-made beef stew served in a bread bowl & topped w/ mashed potatoes & cheese; looks good
  • Lamb Stuffed Cabbage
    three cabbage rolls, stuffed w/ ground lamb & smoked cheddar, topped w/ a red wine reduction; served w/ champ; looks good
4.0 out of 5
279 ratings
first Irish pub in Louisville; place to meet family, friends or business associates in a 150-year-old building
5
  • Beef Ribs
    rated the 2nd Best Beef Ribs in the country by the book "The Top 100 BBQ Restaurants in America"; looks good
  • Smoked Wings
    signature dish; called the Best in America by the book "The Top 100 BBQ Restaurants in America," they were called the Best in Kentucky by Twitter users and voted the Best in Louisville by LEO Magazine Readers; looks good
4.0 out of 5
627 ratings
named after owner's mother who made a huge batch of her mustard & pickles, can them in Ball Jars affixed w/ a small red bow, & deliver them as gifts to friends; Other Recipes: Cole Slaw | Dry Rub
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  • Oyster Po' Boy
    complemented w/ chipotle pepper sauce on homemade bread; looks good
  • Rick's Famous Crawfish Pie
    like chicken pot pie, but crawfish
4.0 out of 5
133 ratings
est. 1943; diminutive diner w/ eight-stool counter & three tables; walls -- and even the ceiling -- are covered w/ pictures, slogans & political stickers; served only breakfast & lunch; Other Recipes: French Bread
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Virgils Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Virgils Cafe [CLOSED]See Virgils Cafe Video ($$)
(145 ratings)

710 Fairfield Ave Map It!
Bellevue, KY 41073
(859) 491-3287
www.virgilscafe.com
  • Etouffee
    w/ homemade andouille sausage and served on rice; looks good
  • Frog Legs
    fried; with cheddar and jalapeno hush-puppies, pinot Grigio aioli
4.0 out of 5
145 ratings
[CLOSED]
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Wallace Station Deli and Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Wallace Station Deli and Bakery ($$)
(317 ratings)

3854 Old Frankfort Pike Map It!
Midway, KY 40383
(859) 846-5161
www.wallacestation.com
  • Big Brown Burger
    burger w/ ham & bacon and homemade cheese sauce; looks good
  • Ham & Pimento Cheese Sandwich
    grilled on panini press; looks good
4.0 out of 5
317 ratings
former train station; make their own bread (3 types)
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JJ McBrewster's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
JJ McBrewster's [CLOSED]See JJ McBrewster's Video ($$)
(74 ratings)

3101 Clays Mill Rd Map It!
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 224-0040
www.jjmcbrewsters.com
  • BBQ Goat
    smoked for 16 hrs in hickory wood; try w/ "The Dip" (Daviess County Dip BBQ sauce)
  • Sloppy Turkey Sandwich
    turkey breast piled high on a Ciabatta bun w/ melon BBQ sauce (no melon in it though); looks good
3.5 out of 5
74 ratings
[CLOSED]; typical western Kentucky BBQ; offer 5 homemade BBQ sauces; restaurant named after the dog; Other Recipes: Salmon Candy
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Parkette Drive-In: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Parkette Drive-InSee Parkette Drive-In Video ($)
(166 ratings)

1230 E New Circle Rd Map It!
Lexington, KY 40505
(859) 254-8723
www.theparkette.com
  • Poor-Boy Double Burger
    #5 in Triple D's "Top 10 Burgers" (voted by viewers); top seller; 2-burger patty cheeseburger
  • Chilie-Dog
  • Fried-Chicken
    fried in pork lard
3.5 out of 5
166 ratings
recommended by fans
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  • Full Combo Plate
    crab legs, shrimp, potato, corn, boiled egg & sausage
  • The Hulk
    fried lobster, fried shrimp on a buttermilk waffle
3.5 out of 5
364 ratings
[CLOSED]; moved from airing location (617 W Oak St); Other Recipes: Florida Fried Lobster
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Smokey Valley Truck Stop: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Smokey Valley Truck Stop [CLOSED]See Smokey Valley Truck Stop Video ($)
(23 ratings)

40 Bond Ct Map It!
Olive Hill, KY 41164
(606) 286-5001
  • Biscuits & Gravy
    specialty dish; sausage-based gravy; looks good
  • Chili Dog
    w/ homemade chili
  • Coconut Cream Pie
    looks good
3.5 out of 5
23 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 1979; formerly a truck stop (w/ gas station) & restaurant...now just a restaurant; casual country cookin' atmosphere
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Kentucky

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