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Mrs. Potter's Coffee Lounge & Cafe

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718 W. Main St., Suite 1N, Louisville, KY 40202
502-581-1867
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Coffe Downtown

Stopped here while waiting for Science center to open. The shoppe was run by a single person yet was very efficient. Our orders were taken and expediously served. I had the red eye and enjoyed every sip. We didn't try any of the pastries but they looked yummy. Will definitley hit this spot up again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2015
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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The coffee was pretty good. There wasn't much of a food selection and they were all out of soup. They staff was nice though :]

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Louisville, Kentucky
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92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Stopped here while waiting for Science center to open. The shoppe was run by a single person yet was very efficient. Our orders were taken and expediously served. I had the red eye and enjoyed every sip. We didn't try any of the pastries but they looked yummy. Will definitley hit this spot up again.

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Charleston, West Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I stopped by for lunch and coffee. It's a charming shop, and everything was was very good. I stayed and worked on the computer for a few hours. Very nice staff.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Love this local place, but they sometimes have slow, inattentive service in the food area (may be short-staffed at times). Coffee and breakfast items are always divine. Small lunch and dinner menu but it's tasty- from salads to paninis and soup. Hummus plate is great as a starter. Full bar with creative specials on weeknights. Outdoor seating and a comfortable... More 

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Spencer, Indiana
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We asked Frazier’s History Museum for a place nearby where we might have lunch, and Mrs. Potter’s was recommended to us. It was within easy walking distance. The empty flower pots outside the entrance suggested that the place might not be open. A peek through the door revealed bare wooden tables—bare of everything including basic necessities like sugar, salt and... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

For being in such a busy area, this place was super cute and the food was delicious. Beware, the salad they use is very light and not super filling.. But they taste great! Quick service, great food!

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32 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Pros: - Nice seating area. High ceilings, lots of space, and casual atmosphere makes for a pleasant experience. - The service was very friendly and attentive. Cons: - The food was sub-par. The southwest chicken salad was plain, and the chicken was bland. The coffee wasn't to my liking either. Overall: If you need to grab a quick bite near... More 

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iowa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Great lunch (I had the hummus and vegetable plate and coffee, my husband had a panini and a kalhua and Godiva chocolate milk shake). Nice little place in a beautiful old building. Friendly staff. Would love to visit again when in the area.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

This cafe fit what we were looking for: a casual and quick lunch. We had a quesadilla and a panini. We both took half to go as a snack for later. Our server was friendly and willing to change the type of bread. The cost was reasonable.

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Houston Texas
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Can't comment on the food, but stop by this local little shop for a great cup of coffee. Support the independent shops

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 718 W. Main St., Suite 1N, Louisville, KY 40202
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: 502-581-1867

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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