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Bootleg Bar-B-Q & Catering Co

9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
+1 502-239-2722
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“potato salad” (12 reviews)
“pulled pork” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

This in my opinion is the best barbecue in or out of town. If you love wings you should try theirs. I prefer the brisket or ribs and if you are really hungry add one of the huge potatoes. Those are the largest baked potatoes...More

Thank Nancytriker
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

When you pull into the parking lot, the current building doesn't look like much more than a shack. Don't let it scare you off, these folks have some of the best smoked bbq anywhere. There is a new building for them going up on the...More

Thank Cabomar9296
Reviewed October 17, 2017

bootlegs new building is almost done , so we stopped in for a bite and I tried the mutton,it wasn't bad at all.It was a little saucy so you didn't get the full taste of the mutton but it was tender and delicious,Thier pork cops...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Do not be swayed by the aesthetic of this restaurant, they make up for it with quality and service. I love my BBQ and I love a good rub, that being said you can never go wrong with their smoked chicken. Always moist, rub has...More

Thank Melinda J
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We went here with in laws. Got half a rack of baby backs, red beans and rice and potato salad. The red beans were sort of bland and watery. Not at all what I was expecting. The pot salad was excellent. The ribs were tender...More

Thank Clarence D
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Showed up to eat 15 minutes before closing time. Asked a question about one of their dinner items. We were told she didn't know the answer. She didn't offer to find out either. Strike 1. We ordered and paid for our pending meal and was...More

Thank Maggie4758
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Take out is your best choice for Bootleg because they have great pork, potato salad, Cole slaw, etc. at a convenient location just outside FC area.

Thank KevinSChina
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We went out of our way on our way to Nashville to stop here for lunch. We'd been there years ago and I compare every rib I eat to theirs and they are still, by far THE BEST! Their rice & beans and green beans...More

Thank littletomato19
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

This is a teeny little place off the beaten path, but it is truly the best bbq in town!!! Call ahead to make sure they're open.

Thank NatBowe
Reviewed February 23, 2017

I can hardly wait for the new building to open! I like this place because you can get their pulled pork with or without sauce. I like different kinds of barbeque sauces and have them at my house. So we decide whether we want their...More

Thank Terry M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9704 Old Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40291
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-239-2722
  • E-mail
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