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Buck's Restaurant & Bar

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Old Louisville
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425 W Ormsby Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-3086
(502) 637-5284
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Open now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 115
    Excellent
  • 47
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Freightliner Mexico

The Food!! Excellent!! They have a hamburger soup that is delightful! I highly recommend this restaurant. Thank you Lisa for making this special lunch for my group happen. My group was formed of 40 adults and the staff made sure all of our needs were fulfilled. The lunch was great and the staff... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
Joab G
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Anaheim, California
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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Anaheim, California
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The Food!! Excellent!! They have a hamburger soup that is delightful! I highly recommend this restaurant. Thank you Lisa for making this special lunch for my group happen. My group was formed of 40 adults and the staff made sure all of our needs were fulfilled. The lunch was great and the staff was kind, helpful and knew what they... More 

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Zemst, Belgium
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We were there with a big group. Food was Ok and service good, but for this money, I would expect more.

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DARIEN
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Buck's has many features that make dining a pleasure: nicely set tables generously spaced in the room, a bar and entrance area decorated with flowers, easy parking. We recently dined there on a Monday night, a generally quiet night for many restaurants, and Buck's was no exception. The service was excellent and the waiter made good suggestions when asked. The... More 

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New Albany, Indiana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This is a lovely place for lunch rather it is business or pleasure. You are seated in an old hotel. The room has tables covered with linen and china. The menu has a variety of choices with some unusual parings. I don't think it is a restaurant children would enjoy. In fact I have never seen children there. It is... More 

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Lafayette IN
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Our friends took us here while visiting and the food was amazing. A little pricey, but well worth it. OLD Louisville...there was a piano player singing/beautiful flowers filled the bar and restaurant and the service was excellent.

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Nashville, Tn
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Good service and delicious food.? The fish house specialty is phenomenal. Highly worth it. Bought a groupon so made it even better.

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Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This is my wife's "birthday" restaurant. The food, drinks, atmosphere, and service is top notch. We have been here about 10 times and 10 times have had great experiences. On our last trip, I was a little bummed that they took the blue cheese-stuffed steak off the menu but when I mentioned it to the waitress, they special made it... More 

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Simpsonville, Kentucky
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 via mobile

If your looking for a dining experience that hits on all marks, this is it. You will not be disappointed. Looking forward to going back soon

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Danville, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Took my special man out for Dinner for his BDay in a town we'd never been. Our innkeeper suggested Bucks just a block away. This is a fine dining experience and the night was perfect. The staff was prompt and the pork was prepared beautifully and was delectable. The music was relaxing and very professional. About what you would expect... More 

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Staff was pleasant and helpful, good quality dinner, large portions. This restaurant does that little extra and gives each of their female guests a white flower to take home with them.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 425 W Ormsby Ave, Louisville, KY 40203-3086
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Old Louisville
  • Neighborhood: Old Louisville
  • Phone Number: (502) 637-5284

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm

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