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4742 Bardstown Rd, Eastland Shopping Center, Louisville, KY 40218-4006
+1 502-491-7412
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“naans” (6 reviews)
“indian food” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4742 Bardstown Rd, Eastland Shopping Center, Louisville, KY 40218-4006
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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

We love Indian food and kept hearing about this place. We had never tried it, mostly because it was in an old shopping center and we just weren't sure about it. Don't let the exterior fool you, once you go through the double doors it's...More

Thank amullins77
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Great menu, good food, the Chennai platter is good with one masala dosa, two idlis, one masala vada and one urid dal vada. The chutneys were good but for the white one as they had used dry dessicated coconut and had the smell. The mint/red...More

Thank rkramadh
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit to Dakshin and it was every bit as good as the first time! The location is a little odd and walking in, one would think it was a bar, but beyond the double doors the spicy goodness may be found....More

Thank G_Louisville
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best Indian food one will find in Louisville! VERY authentic. I absolutely love this place. They serve both north and south Indian food which is extremely rare to find. Also, they will make anything special for you if you do...More

Thank Amber K
Reviewed March 10, 2017

I am still newer to Indian food after a coworker introduced me to it. I tried Shalimar a year back and it was pretty good. However this place completely blows it away. We did the lunch buffet and everything was superior in quality. It tasted...More

Thank adam b
Reviewed January 18, 2017

We go to Dakshin when our daughter is in town and meet several of her friends there. They have a very extensive menu from all over India and the area. She does the ordering for most of us. I have several favorites. Gobi Manchurian is...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed December 5, 2016

My husband and I eat Indian food a lot and have been to Dakshin many times. It has always been generally good. We ate at Dakshin on Saturday night and were blown away! It was the best Indian food we have had in a long...More

Thank kypackerfan
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

The food isn't the usual chicken pieces in sauce like other Indian restaurants, it's much better than that. This place is clean and service was pretty good.

Thank Catfish85U
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Located in an old strip mall it's dining room is a rustic looking 70's steakhouse decor, certainly a casual place. We had dinner on a Saturday and arrived at 6:30 and were quickly seated. In the next 10 minutes a line began to form and...More

Thank B D
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Went there with a colleague. I had the Sukha Mutton which is rated as hot. Normally places like this will ask how hot I want it, this place didn't. The food arrived and it wasn't bat tasting. I was thrilled with ha I f to...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4742 Bardstown Rd, Eastland Shopping Center, Louisville, KY 40218-4006
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-491-7412
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