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Louis Le Francais

133 E Market St., New Albany, IN
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Ranked #12 of 112 Restaurants in New Albany
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Louisville, Ky
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We celebrated our anniversary with a wonderful full meal. We enjoyed a clean tasting sparkling wine. We ordered the cheese plate with n several interesting cheeses and walnut accompanied by great bread. The best cheese was the blue and a goat cheese with cranberries. My wife had the coq au vin, which was great even though I only had one... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My wife and I went there for a date night. I completely disagree with the other reviews. The price was completely reasonable, and the food was amazing. The service was excellent. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to my friends and family.

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Louisville, Kentucky
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Once we identified our discount coupon we were almost ignored. The restaurant is small and has wood floors, the only waitress working (under staffed for the number of customers) was wearing shoes that echoed (reverberated) as she walked to such an extent we found it extremely annoying. For the most part the food was good. However, the french onion soup... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

It was unclear whom our server was. The staff rarely checked on us and when they did, they didn't follow through with our requests (water and bread). Meanwhile bread and water was served to other customers. All in all the atmosphere was also. We did not feel welcome at all. The food was good, but I would not pay for... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Quicker than a transatlantic flight - this is a touch of the real France right here in the Louisville Metro. Paris has it's Left Bank & it's Right Bank - but we have Louis' on our 'North Bank,'. A visit to Louis' will put you right into the mood & substance of a charming neighborhood French 'resto'. Could be right... More 

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new albany, indiana
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Finally found it open for lunch and we tried it. The service was prompt, and courteous. The lunch menu is good, lighter fare but a preview to dinner. I had the lamb marquez and my lunch mate had the braise chicken puff pastry. We shared the louis pate and finished off with the classic crepes suzzette. It is worth a... More 

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New Albany, Indiana
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We went here for a birthday dinner. Found it to have a nice cozy atmosphere with friendly service. FYI - they are transplants from France. Prices are a little on the higher side - food was good and you also get entertained with some french music and song. I think they also have a sunday brunch 9:30 - 1:30 ,... More 

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New Albany, Indiana
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I had lunch with friends during the week .It was not crowded. The restaurant is small and tables are close ,but it feels cozy. The lunch menu has several choices from sandwiches to crepes. The ingredients are fresh. Portions are not large, but what you would expect a normal portion to be. However if you are used to supersized portion,... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have mixed feelings with this review. We went here over a year ago and LOVED it, everything was delicious and we had the best time. We went again this past Friday and we mildly disappointed. The server was ok, she left dished (didn't clear in a timely fashion) let us sit too long waiting on the desert menu. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

My coworker and I decided to give this place a try during 502 Lunch Week. The restaurant is charming - very reminiscent of the sidewalk cafés in France. The service was a tad slow, but the waiter made up for it with his kindness, knowledge, and good humor. The food was absolutely divine! We both had coq au vin -... More 

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Additional Information about Louis Le Francais

Address: 133 E Market St., New Albany, IN
Phone Number: 812-944-1222
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  New Albany
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: French

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