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140 N. Fourth Ave., Louisville, KY 40202
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Ranked #31 of 1,517 Restaurants in Louisville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $30
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Description: RIVUE, Louisville’s newest upscale restaurant and lounge, is unlike anything you’ve seen before. It features breathtaking panoramic views, sophisticated décor, and twin revolving floors that let you drink it all in. And the contemporary cuisine is just as amazing. RIVUE is more than a new restaurant, it’s dining at a whole new level.
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English first
Louisville, Kentucky
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65 reviews 65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Located on the 25 th floor of the fabulous Galt House Hotel....a legend in itself. Exceptional service, delicious food and a 360 degree view of beautiful Louisville and the Ohio River! All this at a reasonable cost. Be sure to visit at Christmas time.....exquisitely decorated.

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Dayton, OH
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54 reviews 54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Despite the tittle I did like this restaurant. My wife and I were in town to do the Urban Bourbon Trail for our anniversary and I wanted a special place for dinner. The restaurant has two rotating Pods with views of the river, on top of the Galt House Hotel. We were able to get a seat in one of... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

this was our first trip to rivue, we went for sunday brunch after church. we had reservations and arrived a few minutes early and were seated immediately in the revolving portion of the restaurant with great views of the city and river. I'm not sure of the frequency of the revolution, I believe about 1 revolution every 1/2 hour, but... More 

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New Castle, Indiana
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My wife and I dined here while we stayed at the Galt House for her birthday weekend. I was surprised that it was not crowded on a Friday night especially as how booked the hotel was for Riverfest weekend. We dined in one of the rotating sections which allowed a lovely and ever changing view. The piano player was an... More 

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101 reviews 101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

A large group of us went to Rivue for a business dinner. The service was great and the view from the revolving section has to be one of the best in town. I tried the crispy duck. It was quite good although for the price, we were paying partly for the view. Wouldn't hesitate to go again if I could... More 

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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Wait staff were great. Food prepared and presented well. Pricey, but worth the $$$. We didn't have a reservation, but were seated immediately. Enjoyed the piano music and the view of the city from the 24th floor.

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Georgetown, Kentucky
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Even if you are not staying at The Galt house, The Rivue is worth trying out. They are a high end place with the some of the best food in town and service that will blow you away. The servers are very classy yet humble. I have been to a lot of higher end places that may have good food... More 

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Florence, Kentucky
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I came to Louisville for the weekend and went to Rivue last night (October 4th) for my 30th birthday. From beginning to end it was the very best meal and evening we have ever had! We made reservations for 7pm and asked to be seated in the revolving section. The sun was about to set and it... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Though this is not exactly a family restaurant, being that we have never had any issues with our children's behavior in restaurants, we went for dinner as a family with our teenage children on a Saturday night a few months ago. I knew the view would be great but did not know what to expect from the food. It was... More 

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Sullivan, Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We had a group of 16, they seated us at 2 tables. The service was great; food was awesome; dinner music was a special touch. The view was outstanding with the room revolving around the city.

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Additional Information about Rivue

Address: 140 N. Fourth Ave., Louisville, KY 40202
Phone Number: 502-589-5200
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30

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