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Fun Time Good Food

Food was good. The play we saw was interesting and well acted. I recommend this for people... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
RichR1955
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Louisville, Kentucky
Great bar with tons of entertainment

The Bard's Town is a joy. It hosts performances all the time -- from plays to comedy, to jazz, to... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
Creig E
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Jul 1, 2018
“Fun Time Good Food”
Feb 14, 2018
“Great bar with tons of entertainment”
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Food was good. The play we saw was interesting and well acted. I recommend this for people looking for an evening of something different.

Thank RichR1955
Reviewed February 14, 2018

The Bard's Town is a joy. It hosts performances all the time -- from plays to comedy, to jazz, to karaoke and improv. There is always something to see in the theater upstairs or lounge downstairs. The drinks are inexpensive -- from $2 for a...More

Thank Creig E
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Love going here for jazz events but food is hit and miss for anything but huge burgers. I had a tasteless, but very large, fish taco with fried chunks of fish. I sent it back once to be reheated but it never reached more than...More

Thank 460Maggie49
Reviewed June 2, 2017

This is a really fun place with good ford, local entertainment and a good selection of reasonably priced wines, spirits and beers.

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Reviewed January 16, 2017

Went to the Bard's Town for the Improv show. The Louisville group was much funnier than the Chicago group. I'm not sure the show was worth the $15.00 cover. We had a couple of drinks from the bar and the service was good and the...More

Thank Stacy C
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We went for the improv show, which was awesome and loved the food. The gooey butter cake was delicious. The Reuben was fantastic.

Thank Marie L
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Really enjoyed my time here. Enjoyed several good local beers on tap. Nice bartenders and locals filled the place. They also have an event room where things were going on. Seems like they use it for various shows and group meetings. Cool place.

Thank Jasper S
Reviewed March 15, 2016

I went here recently for a performance. We didnt eat nor drink so I cant comment on those. The theatre was really fun though. When I walked in I noticed how small and intimate the seats were in relation to the stage. I got nervous...More

Thank Brandon H
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

As a native Louisvillian, I am disappointed this was my first visit to The Bards Town. The food was quite good, the service was tremendous and the play was excellent! I'd highly recommend the Diablo pasta with either chicken or sausage--both quite delicious.

Thank JWD915
Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

We randomly found the restaurant off google. We are from Wisconsin and am not familiar with the area. Figured we would give it a try. Very good service, very quick to get food out, amazing homemade dressings, and cool environment

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