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921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
+1 502-365-1112
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck tacos” (46 reviews)
“elk burger” (58 reviews)
“truffle fries” (62 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eclectic and delicious selections here. Lamb ribs, duck tacos, pork belly, duck fat french fries. And a great beer selection as well. Do not miss this place.

1  Thank Marconi33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried Hammerheads based on an article on MSN about out of the way places. My husband is originally from Louisville, and we were in town visiting. First of all, the beer is awesome. Really good selection. We drank while we waited. The atmosphere is very...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

I always enjoy the food,atmosphere & overall experience is fantastic. I like to take folks to Hammerheads for the 1st time, everyone likes the uniqueness & loves the food. KUDOS

Thank Mark R
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Cozy is one way to put it..euphemism for limited seating. We sat at the bar, but had a great view of all the food. Interesting selection of food (somewhat like Game) but more conventional choices as well. I've had the elk & Bison from Game,...More

Thank William B
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

I went there last week because i heard the place sells “gamey” foods, such as deer and elk. I tried the elk burger and it was probably one of the best burgers I have ever had in my life. If you like trying new things...More

Thank mmshilleh
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We saw this was a top rated restaurant so gave it a shot and it did not disappoint. We got there right as it opened at 5:00 and there was already a line forming but we waited less than five minutes. Staff was helpful and...More

1  Thank ajacks7579
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The mac and cheese bites and the crab cake sandwich were to die for! I LOVED this place! It was such a hole in the wall but GREAT FIND! My favorite type of restaurant :) If I'm ever in Louisville again, I'd love to return....More

1  Thank Morgan M
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Street parking so get there early. Exciting atmosphere especially since the travel channel guy came in with their crew. Very crowded place and small . Very good tasting food but a little pricey if your paying for 4. It's in the basement of a old...More

Thank jeffsorrels
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

PBLT Pork belly was just smoked fat not flavor other than smoke. The duck tacos were ok but for a meal that cost $65 by the end not including tip. It was ultimately disappointing since we chose it based off a review of Food Network...More

Thank Heidi E
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This place struck us an an authentic dive joint; informal, unique, personality, and perhaps a bit run down. Just what we were hoping for. We arrived at 6:15PM on a Wednesday and waited 15 minutes for a table. The place was crowded and hot inside....More

Thank Mike O
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Dawn B
July 29, 2018|
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Response from jeffsorrels | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant and ask about gluten free food. I don't recall it on the menu. Sorry I can't be of more help.
Shannon G
February 21, 2017|
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Response from jpmaui2020 | Reviewed this property |
yes, in the restaurant area.
February 18, 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey W | Reviewed this property |
No, and get there 10 minutes before they open if you want to be sure not to wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 921 Swan St, Louisville, KY 40204
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Germantown
  • Neighborhood: Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-365-1112
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