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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“Zanzibar: Late night dive bar known for its live music and vintage arcade games. It is on the corner of Preston and Lynn.”
  • 48 locals recommend
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“Old Louisville, only open 3 evenings, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. Need reservation. Farm to table”
  • 20 locals recommend
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“Old school restaurant with a piano bar. A Louisville favorite for a fancy occasion. ”
  • 18 locals recommend
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“This amazing spot has been serving a hearty American food across from Churchill downs since 1922. The best food in town!”
  • 18 locals recommend
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“One of my favorite places to eat in the city. It's relaxed and a fun environment. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“Great food and just a block away! Outdoor seating on during nice weather is great.”
  • 10 locals recommend
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“Not a shining star in the food scene, but close, locally owned and kept above average diner open and serving breakfast to dinner at all times. 24-7. Can't beat that.”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“Cheap, greasy, good. Probably exactly what you'll need after a day at the track. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Good Old Louisville. A neighborhood staple, reborn. Affordable with outdoor seating.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Good Old Louisville. Local sports/dive bar. Great for watching games or grabbing a good burger. Cheaply.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“Great Derby pie! Southern-style comfort food; fried chicken, roast beef, meatloaf, pork chops, etc. Closed Sundays.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“Great lunch spot. If you've never had bacon in a burrito you're missing out!”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“If you're looking to cure a sweet tooth, Dairy Del is the place to go. Get ice cream, banana splits, shakes, blizzards, and more. They offer savory food, as well, and are a seasonal business that you'll be able to take advantage of over Derby.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Local, Family-owned Mexican Restaurant where all of the backside workers from Churchill Downs go to eat. Very-affordable and delicious authentic Mexican food”
  • 5 locals recommend
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“Tasty, cheap New York style pizza. Order up and go to the dive Mag Bar next door and they'll bring it to you.”
  • 4 locals recommend
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“Check out The Speed Museum and have a bite to eat at the Wiltshire! You will be glad you did! ”
  • 3 locals recommend