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Molly Malone's Irish Pub

American, Irish, Bar, Pub
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933 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-2046
11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We come here often, usually sitting outside on the patio without dogs. First time in the dining room. Ordered app of mussles (we've had many times) of which only half were fully steamed. Fish n chips was undercooked as well. Disappointing visit.

Thank Doug R
Atco, NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

You can tell that this place packs up quickly. Parking is tough and in the rear. Getting to it took a while. Service and food was good.

Thank DennisDowhy
Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Basic "Irish" grub is ok- other places are better. While our server was fine, another brought my friend a cup of coffee that she literally slammed on the table. I see no need to return when there are better options in town.

Thank jlouisville
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Nice to be able to take your buddy and eat al fresco on the terrace. Being a Brit I do like my bangers and mash, that can tell you a lot about the place. The bangers and mash were not bad but way too much mash. Guinness always good. I ordered a side order of brussel sprouts which were supposedly... More 

Thank sasbear
Casa Grande, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

First the bar and everything in it reminded me of an Irish pub, which I have ate and drank in quite a few. I had the Lamb Stew and it was so tender and just the right spices. The soda bread was very fresh and really good too. A really good selection of drinks also. I will be back there... More 

Thank tobin457
Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

I love coming here after walking the neighborhood with my girlfriend. The outdoor patio is a fun place to hangout, it's relaxed and elevated from Baxter Ave so you're not staring right at the traffic. The service has always been good and the food is quite tasty. The beer battered fish is amazing as is the black bean burger. Fried... More 

Thank DerbyCityWanderer
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

I always make sure to stop in at Molly Malone's whenever I'm in Louisville. Been here about 5 times now and I've never been disappointed. Good selection of Irish faire on the menu and tap beers at the bar. Outside dining is an option (though it can be a bit noisy on the street side) and many TVs inside to... More 

Thank styxfan63
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Their Rueben sandwich was excellent. Best I've had. The corned beef was thick, lean, and tender. Superb. We sat outside and enjoyed the sunny weather. Great service from Dan.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Had a good time here, with a large group of people. Service was good, but the room in the back was some what run down and drink options were limited. Got a flatbread that was pretty good. Overall, a good bar, but nothing special.

Thank Coffey070
Elkton, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

A Thanksgiving Day stop here ended in a delightful meal and plenty of TV screens to watch football. Service was pleasant and the decore somewhat Irish like making for a travel expirence. Menu items were of Irish descent including a sheppards pid to die for. Many craft beers to choose from, an all enjoyable experience.

Thank coopervanning

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Irish, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 933 Baxter Ave, Louisville, KY 40204-2046
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > Highlands
  • Neighborhood: Highlands
  • Phone Number: 502-473-1222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?