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Fork & Barrel

2244 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2468
+1 502-907-3675
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pork shank” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2244 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2468
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first impression was that this place was tight (as in table room). Seats about 95, but I would like to see it closer to 80. I know it is personal preference, Started off with one of the best Old Fashioned drinks in town. Definitely...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JHKy
EmilyHeyde, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your patronage. We are so glad you enjoyed your enjoyed your drinks and your meal. We hope that you join us again for dinner or brunch soon.

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Went here for a birthday dinner. We made a reservation and were seated promptly upon arrival. Over 20 minutes later we had our first drink. That's too long in my opinion. No one seemed to know who was supposed to wait on us and to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Victor T
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

We are so sorry to hear that there was confusion amongst the staff for your table. We deeply apologize about the delay in your drink order. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal. We do hope that you join us again for...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

My wife and I went here to celebrate our 51st anniversary. We studied reviews on several websites and settled on here after driving down Frankfort Ave yesterday. It was even better than anticipated. We were pleasantly greeted wearing casual attire and were waited on immediately...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Edward B
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2018

We are so happy that you were able to join us for such a special occasion. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal and your dining experience with us. We do hope that you are able to join us again soon for dinner...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

What great service and food! it is not a very large place but cozy. We had several different appetizers which were all amazing and dinner was superb! The fried brussel sprout salad was excellent. What a great time to meet new people!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 557debral
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

We are so glad you had a wonderful dining expierence. We hope that you will join us again for dinner or brunch soon.

Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ate brunch here and it was fantastic! I had the fried Brussels sprouts salad. That was a little out of my comfort zone, but I decided to try something different. It was so good that I let it a quiet "yum"...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank monical346
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thank you so much for joining us for brunch. We appreciate your feedback. We hope that you will join us again for brunch or dinner.

Reviewed August 2, 2018

What an excellent experience! We thought we'd try F&B for a birthday dinner and it was a great choice! We didn't know what to expect with the pork belly appetizer but it was incredible! My husband tried the stroganoff and I tried the salmon. Both...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank vcd8312
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

We are so happy to hear you had a wonderful time. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal. We hope you join us for dinner or brunch again soon.

Reviewed July 17, 2018

We decided to try the Sunday brunch and they were having a Harry Potter themed event, so the place was packed. We got lucky and sat at the bar. Ordered the F&B Breakfast sandwiches with poblano grits on the side. Lots of food and bursting...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MRbluegill
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

We are go glad you were able to join us for the Harry Potter Brunch and enjoyed your meal. We hope that you will be able to join us for another theme brunch or dinner again soon.

Reviewed July 14, 2018

Food was great. We split an order of short ribs and had a crab cake appetizer. Both excellent. Service was fine and very friendly. We were there on a weeknight. Nice location with it's own parking.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank RichR1955
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2018

Thank you so much for dining with us at Fork & Barrel. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal. We hope that you will dine with us again for dinner or brunch.

Reviewed June 25, 2018

The last couple of times I have been to Fork and Barrel I have been very disappointed. I was there this past Saturday and the food was just B minus. The filet I had for my entrée was not even salted in the least and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JBWKY
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you for your patronage of Fork & Barrel. We appreciate the feedback and hope that you will dine with us again in the future.

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

I very much wanted to rate this a 5, but the service was very off. I was here for the first time at a Harry Potter themed brunch. I must say, the location went all in with decor, playing the movie on a tv behind...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tanyap924
Emily H, Owner at Fork & Barrel, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Thank you for your visit. We always appreciate feedback from our guests. We hope that you will chose to dine with us again for dinner or Sunday brunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2244 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2468
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-907-3675
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Description
Fork & Barrel is owned by Geoffrey and Emily Heyde. Fork & Barrel prides itself on serving upscale American cuisine with a focus on local ingredients, craft cocktails, and serving it all with southern hospitality. The Restaurant is located at 2244 Frankfort Avenue in Louisville, Kentucky in one of the town's restaurant rows.
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