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Come Back Inn

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909 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204-1809
502-627-1777
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Wonderful restaurant!

Linguini and meatballs are excellent and the meatballs are huge. Price was very reasonable. Service was very good also. I loved it. Should you be in the neighborhood, and you're hungry, this is the place to eat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Becky W
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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47 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Louisville, Kentucky
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76 reviews 76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Came here after hearing rave reviews from a co-worker and was so glad I came here! The restaurant is small but cozy and has a great atmosphere. Service was friendly and efficient. All the food we got at our table was outstanding! We had a Greek pasta, gorgonzola pasta, and the spinach pizza and it was all delicious. Highly recommended!

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

I have grown up with my mothers Italian food all my life and this by far comes the closes to my moms cooking I have ever had. I come to Louisville annually and there will never be a year I don't come to eat here. This is no commercial chain and is run by a mother, daughters and lifelong friends.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Linguini and meatballs are excellent and the meatballs are huge. Price was very reasonable. Service was very good also. I loved it. Should you be in the neighborhood, and you're hungry, this is the place to eat.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I have tried Chicago Italian beef in other Louisville eateries but none can compare with Comeback Inn, authentic Chicago style Italian beef, got to get it with provolone and giardiniera. And if you want something off the wall, try the Italian Hot Brown, OK, Louisvillians, it is not really a Hot Brown, but it does have turkey, tomatoes, pancetta instead... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Come Back Inn is a crowded, noisy local spot. That being said, I absolutely LOVE their food and their attitude. I always have the Italian wontons, but the pizza and sandwiches are also outstanding! Best sauce I've had in a while, and they sell it by the bottle to take home. Just don't go if you want to have... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Let me preface this review by saying this is an old Neighbood bar that serves food. The interior needs serious attention and there are holes in the ceiling and the carpeting is old and there is still 1970's panelling on the walls. basically, it is a dump. However, the owner is behind the bar, friendly and on the ball. Service... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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354 reviews 354 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We stopped in for drinks and stayed for dinner. We'd planned to go to a different resturant down the street and stopped in for a drink while we waited for our table. After looking at the menu and taking in the aromas, we changed our plans and stayed. Great pasta dishes all around and really yummy salads. The staff could... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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258 reviews 258 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My wife and I were looking for a quick and cheap meal last Saturday and we ended up at Come Back Inn. We split the Procuitto Mozzerella Won Tons to start. The WonTons are terrific , but it's the Marinara Sauce that make this ap a real winner. My wife had the Linguini and Marinara entree and she loved it!... More 

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Dunlap, Iowa, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Love this place! My now husband and I went on our first date at the Come Back Inn during November of 2012 and have gone again to celebrate our anniversary there in November of 2013 and twice during November 2014 - it has never disappointed!! The food is divine and the prices are very reasonable! My favorites are the toasted... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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49 reviews 49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We had dinner at the Come Back Inn in late-November 2014 when they hosted Dine Out For Life, an annual event across the city (and held in many cities on various dates throughout the year) that raising funds for HIV/AIDS-related charities. I had dined at Come Back Inn many times, but it had been a while since my last visit.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 909 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204-1809
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Germantown
  • Neighborhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: 502-627-1777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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