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Meridian Cafe

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East Louisville
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112 Meridian Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-4913
+1 502-897-9703
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Saint Matthews, Kentucky
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2017

Nice unique and fresh items. Pancakes are a special treat and some menu items change with the season. No alcohol and they are not opened for dinner. Not happy that they are moving to Prospect. This St Matthews resident likes staying within the Watterson.

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Thank TravelingPantsMom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

The food was good. The atmosphere was very nice. Loved that it used to be a home. The staff was friendly. Only complaint was that they toasted the tortillas which made them hard.

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Thank Kelly D
Alexandria, KY
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123 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

I love funky little spots like this. Friendly staff, eclectic decor, funky vibe. Food was fresh, delicious, and prepared quickly. Good coffee, and was refilled often and without delay (and offered me one to go!). Breakfast and lunch items available on the menu. If I lived in the neighborhood, I'd be a regular. Highly recommended!

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Thank Brant O
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

This cafe has a nice homey atmosphere and good food. I loved the egg tacos (get them with avocado, green onions & extra salsa)! My kids enjoyed the Nibble Plate, a selection of pita bread, sliced cheese, apples, and chicken breast. Simple, healthy, better than most kids' meals. Lots of choices for salads, sandwiches, and more. Reasonably priced. Be sure... More 

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Thank Abigail G
Louisville, Kentucky
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98 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

I love this small house café! Fresh ingredients! Wonderful sandwiches! Excellent French Toast! And phenomenal milk shakes!

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Thank CLBTSE
Louisville, Kentucky
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Meridian has the best grilled cheese as well as soups and salads. Excellent service. They also have outdoor seating!

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Thank Diane W
Louisville, Kentucky
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334 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

You'll love that you can order from the breakfast menu all day, but you might not like that starting next week, they will be closing @2PM M-F. I'm glad I saw the posting on their door today about that because I tend to eat lunch either super early or later in the afternoon. The food & service is GREAT! Always... More 

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Thank Coomsey
Charlotte, Michigan
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016

Definitely go! I have been here three times now and I can't wait for my next trip back. The food is well thought out, flavorful, and carefully prepared. There are great vegetarian options on the menu too. The service has always been prompt and the prices are fair. You won't regret it.

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Thank Julissa M
Santa Clarita, CA, USA
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

My husband who loves all things spicy loved their hash. He had them add sausage to the mix. I had my usual boring two eggs and bacon but the panini style toast and the added potatoes and fruit were great. This is an old house turned cafe with an "A" rating. There is outdoor patio seating for nice days and... More 

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Thank Robyn49
Louisville, KY
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139 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

It's easy to forget Meridian: it's on a side street, it's only open for breakfast & lunch, and (of course) Louisville is full of amazing restaurants. We came here on New Year's Day, and I was thrilled that they serve breakfast all day. Portions are reasonable. Service is unobtrusive. The menu has enough to make most people happy. The atmosphere... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Meridian Ave, Louisville, KY 40207-4913
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighborhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-897-9703

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