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Ramsi's Cafe On the World

Certificate of Excellence
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Highlands
Italian, Moroccan, International, Middle Eastern
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1293 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1303
(502) 451-0700
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Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dessert, Brunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 156
    Excellent
  • 108
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Go here if you want something unique and different

Ramsi's has so many different foods from all around the world - their crab cakes are amazing as well as their plantain appetizer... All the girls I was with (3 others) loved their entrees as well.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
TerraVaughn
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Louisville, Kentucky
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
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309 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Louisville, Kentucky
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Ramsi's has so many different foods from all around the world - their crab cakes are amazing as well as their plantain appetizer... All the girls I was with (3 others) loved their entrees as well.

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NJ
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This was a good stop for a late dinner, 8.30. We were in a large group so food didn't make it out all at once but each dish was well prepared and really delicious.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

We ordered the Brie appetizer, which had a layer of nuts and with honey drizzled on it and around the plate. Very good, but we would have preferred some fresh bread rather than crackers to go with it. Wife went with a grilled Salmon that was on a bed of mashed taters with a creamy pepper sauce and sautéed vegies.... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

A little pricey on some items to be honest. I got the fried salmon sandwhich, good lord that was good, I was craving it the day after. The sauce was to die for. Around $10-12 for the meal. Good quality and taste. The environment and decor is crazy beautiful, to me at least, very neat. Good selection variety.

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Jackson, New Jersey
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Many selections for vegans and vegetarians like salads and tofu dishes. Healthy food. You will need to make a reservation as this is a popular place and it gets crowded during dinner time. Food took a while to prepare but it was worth the wait.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Louisville is full of amazing places to eat but Ramsis never disappoints. Staff is quick and friendly (although waitress that exceeding talks or expose too much could.be toned down a notch. ) However the menu is for.vegans and meat eaters alike. Family friendly or would make for a great date. When nothing sounds good.. Ramsis does.

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Lawrenceburg, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Probably my favorite restaurant in Louisville. They had a new menu on this vist and when I asked about an appetizer I really like that wasn't on current menu,the said no problem would be happy to make. That along with the rest of our food was excellent as usual.Great food,Great service, Great value.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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260 restaurant reviews
297 helpful votes 297 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I would give Ramsi's 3.5 if that was an option. Ordered the Egyptian Kitchen, enjoyed it very much. The crab cakes were overpriced for what they were, the sauce on them was not appealing (should be given on the side) and far too much breading vs actual crab was used. Service was efficient.

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Madison, WI
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60 reviews 60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Ramsi's was selected for a group business dinner, and at first I thought it was a strange pick... but I was wrong. We had vegetarian and meat eaters, drinkers and non-drinkers, and everyone raved about their food. The service was friendly and fast for a big group. It's not a fancy place, but a place that makes you feel comfortable... More 

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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78 reviews 78 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We enjoyed a delicious Sunday brunch at Ramsi's Cafe on the World on our last day in Louisville. In a city of many fine restaurants, Ramsi's stands out because of its emphasis on organic produce and the flexibility of its kitchen, which can easily serve carnivores, pescatarians, vegetarians, vegans, and gluten- free diners. Ramsi's has an extensive menu for lunch... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1293 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204-1303
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighborhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: (502) 451-0700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Moroccan, International, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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