Restaurants

8 China Buffet (updated on 11/08/2010) 1850 S Hurstbourne Pkwy Louisville, KY 40220 Phone# 502-493-3884 Will open on 2010 Thanksgiving (11/25/2010)! See details
Baskin Robbins Hikes Point Baskin Robbins Ice Cream shop Address: 3959 Taylorsville Road, Louisville KY, 40220 Tel: 502-458-8243
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#1 Asian Buffet

(502)451-6033 1250 Bardstown Rd. Louisville, KY 40204

Asian Buffet

(812) 285-8888 1305 Veterans Pkwy, Clarksville, IN 47129
2 Hahn's Mongolian Grill
Very good place to entertain people from small towns. Pick your own food and let them cook for you. Not many varieties on meats or side dishes. 9148 Taylorsville rd, in Stonybrook shopping center. 502-493-0234
Annie Cafe
(old Pho 777)
New owner of this Vietnamese restaurant is trying hard to make you feel good. It has less items on its menu than Vietnam Kitchen. A place worth visit when you are interested in Vietnamese food or you are near that area. 308 w. woodlawn ave near the 3rd street. 502-363-3837
Asiatique
Successful upscale restaurant in another Yuppies gathering area. Great presentation on their dishes. Menu has a mix of Asia and European. Drive you best car here.
(new location 2004) 1767 Bardstown Road(corner of Speed Avenue).
August Moon
A Chinese restaurant in a Yuppies gathering area. 2295 Lexington rd. 502-456-6569
Captain's Quarters
Decks overlooking the Ohio river. 4.5 Miles from Zorn Ave. Great place for a relaxing lunch near Ohio river in the summer time. 5700 Captains Quarters rd. 502-228-1651
China Express
4930 Poplar level Rd. 502-969-8838. The place for a quick Chinese lunch!
China Town
The local Chinese Buffet starter. Two convenient locations. 4000 Dutchmans lane 502-896-9888 and 4214 Outer Loop 502-969-2688
Double Dragon
There are 2 Double Dragons in town. But this one in Goss Avenue has been here for a few years. It is one of a few fast food restaurants here that cook after you've placed the order. Large portion for each order and very little added MSG make this restaurant very popular around Eastern Parkway and UofL area. Great place to carry-out food for you or parties. 1255 Goss Ave. 502-635-5656. Goss Ave is north of Poplar Level road pass Eastern Parkway.
Dynasty Buffet
A large Chinese Buffet at East end of Louisville.
2400 Lime Kiln Lane 502-339-8868
Emperor of China
Owned by the popular Chinese lady Ai-Ling Wang! Consistent quality and service. Good astmosphere. A place to entertain your business friends. 2210 Holiday Manor Center. 502-426-1717
Empress of China
Same owner of Emperor of China. A place for business lunch. 2249 Hikes Lane near Bardstown rd. 502-451-2500
El Caporal
Great Mexican food - authentic use of white cheese. Great service! Chips are always warm and crisp. Try the Huevos Rancheros with an ice cold Corona. Lunch specials daily - and quick too! Several locations throughout Louisville. (Thanks to Mr. Mike Deleon to send in this comment)
Fuji
Newly (Year 2002) opened Japanese Restaurant. 3576 Springhurst Blvd (502) 339-1978
Gasthaus
German Restaurant! Reservation is essential and a must if you go on Friday or Saturday. Open for dinner only Tues - Sat. 6 PM to 9:30 PM. Excellent dessert. This restaurant has a lot of German characters. Try it once to find out! 502-899-7177
Great Wall
Great food, great service, great prices!!! 2206 Brownsboro Road Louisville, KY (502)891-8881 (Comments from Shawn Marshall-Barry).
Harvest Moon
506 Lake Forest Pkwy
Louisville, KY (502) 245-2100

Hong Kong restaurant

This restaurant has its own nicely constructed website! Click here to visit it and find out what they have!
345 New Albany Plaza, New Albany, IN 47150
Tel: (812) 945-1818 Fax: (812)941-8788

Imperial Palace
Renamed to

ROYAL GARDEN BUFFET

Great value for the variety of food they offer. Mongolian BBQ, Sushi included. Also, a few Dim Sum items are offered on Sunday. This restaurant has a huge party room too.5316 Bardstown road. In the Picadilly Plaza. (South Bardstown road right after Hursbourne lane. Right behind Ryan's and between Family Dollars and Big Lots) (502) 491-8228, (502) 493-5088
India Palace
9424 Shelbyville Rd (502) 394-0490
Jade Garden Buffet
1971 Brownsboro Rd, Louisville, KY 40206; Tel: 502-893-0822, Fax: 502-893-0822
Jade Palace
It serves Dim Sum Friday thru Monday 11:30 am till 4 pm. Traditional Chinese menu is available at Dinner time. Good and consistent quality makes this restaurant very popular among Chinese and American in search for traditional Chinese food. Price is average. - 502-425-9878, 502-426-9988
Jasmine
Same owner of Wang's Wok opened this restaurant right across Lake Froest at late 2004! The Chinese menu is carried over from Wang's Wok with a few more dishes. If you enjoy traditional Chinese food, here is the place! They are famous on Szechwan Style dishes.
13823 English Villa Dr., Louisville KY 40245. 502-244-8896
Jumbo Buffet & Grill Buffet Eat In, Take Out. 2731 S. Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville ky 40220.
502-495-0028
Koreana Restaurant II
Very good kimchi and tasty dishes! Taste of food seems better than Arirang, but the restaurant does not give a good atmosphere. Arirang is much cleaner than this one. I like its grill yellow tail and their noodle soups. Overall, a very nice Korean restaurant to visit once in while, just for the food. 5009 Preston Hwy, (502) 968-9686

Little Saigon

A new 2003 Vietnamese restaurant in town! Very good attitude toward their business. The taste of their food needs some improvement. 3598 Springhurst Blvd, (502) 425-4351
Romano's Macaroni Grill Chain Italian restaurant. Average price and very good atmosphere. Fantastic 'free' bread! Show up early, waiting is normal. 401 S. Hurstbourne pkwy.
Mimosa
Vietnamese and Chinese cuisine in High Land area. Low fat dishes. 1216 Bardstown rd. 502-458-2233
Oriental Express
Next to Middletown Kroger, one of the neatest Chinese restaurants in town. Very clean. Sushi is very good. 12567 Shelbyville rd. 502-244-9838
Onion Restaurant Tea House
Food in Taipei style! 4211 Charle town Rd., New Albany, IN 47150
812-981-0188
Oriental House
A change of owner in 2003 brought in a Chinese Menu (click to view the menu)! Mostly Cantonese dishes. It has the best roast duck in town. 4302 Shelbyville rd. 502-897-1017
Pat's Steak House
This old fashion steak house is very cozy. Steaks are great here! Side dishes are also great with traditional southern style. They serve over 30 oz steak if you dare! Bring out of town, out of country friends to this restaurant. Reservation is recommended. 2437 Brownsboro Rd, Louisville, KY 40206 (502) 893-2062 Close on Sunday, no lunches.
Peking City

The name is Peking but the food is Taipei. You may order banquet dishes from Mr. Chen. Mr. Chen is the owner and the Chef of this restaurant. He started working in gourmet Chinese restaurants back in Taiwan since he was 12, and he is 48 now. The price is from low to average in this area. He specializes in Shanghai, Canton, Szechuan, Beijing and Taiwanese styles.
3571 Springhurst Blvd, Louisville, KY 40241 Phone: (502) 425-0188

ROYAL GARDEN INTERNATIONAL BUFFET

Two locations: (three if includes Imperial Palace)
5717 Preston Hwy LOUISVILLE, KY (502) 969-3788

6801 Dixie Hwy, LOUISVILLE, KY (502) 937-0488

Sapporo
Japanese restaurant similar to Shogun. 1706 Bardstown Rd. Louisville, KY (502) 479-5550
Sesame
Chinese restaurant. Another restaurant to entertain business friends. 9409 Shelbyville rd. Louisville, KY 502-339-7000 502-339-0326
Shalimar
Indian food. Unique Indian taste in Louisville. 1820 S hurstbourne Pkwy Louisville, KY 502-493-8899
Shogun
Two locations now! Consistent quality on their sushi and sashimi. Hibachi is also great to entertain business friends. Price is average to high. Newly opened 2nd Shogun is located near Hometown buffet on Westport road area. 4110 Courtney Russell Way 502-394-0123 . The first one's address is 9024 Taylorsville rd, in the Stonybrook center. 502-499-5700
Sichuan Garden
Neat! Great for a candle light dinner with your date. 9850 Linn Station road. 502-426-6767
Star of Louisville
Cruise on the Ohio River and eat. Great to entertain out of town friends. Reservation needed. 502-589-7827
Taipei Cafe
Grand openning on July, 2004. When you are at 4th Street Live, don't miss this fantastic Chinese restaurant! The owner Jack will sever you the best fast food in downtown 4th Street Live! No need for Hot Rock Cafe any more! 502 584-2787
Thai Cafe
Thai food designed for American. Very nice presentation with a taste of Thai. 2226 Holiday Manor Shopping (502) 425-4815
Thai Siam
Thai food in convenient location! Under new management for a year. 3002 Bardstown road. Inside Gardiner Lane Shopping Center 502-458-6871
Tokyo Japanese Restaurant
Newly (Year 2002) opened Japanese Restaurant. Small in size but very cozy. It has a very good sushi bar with high quality sushi and services. If you like Japanese food, you must try this one. 2415 Lime Kiln Ln (502) 339-7171
Tumbleweed
Tex-mex for the Kentucky palate. Food is good and well spiced. Don't expect authentic Mexican food. Do expect a good meal and good service. This chain began here in Louisville and has expanded throughout the Kentuckiana area - North, East, West and South. (Thanks to Mr. Mike Deleon to send in this comment)
Vietnam Kitchen
A small Vietnamese restaurant with a big menu. Try their B1 noodle soup. Good price! 5339 Mitscher ave in Iroquois Manor Shopping Center on south 3rd street. 502-363-5154. Don't forget to visit the Valu Market in the same block and a couple of Vietnamese grocery stores nearby! This Valu Market has a lot of foreign food and vegetables.
The Villa Buffet
Inside Caesars Casino in Indiana. It has The Villa Buffet and a expansive servicrestaurant. The buffet has a lot of food but too much butter and fat. Local Chinese has contributed a lot of money to this biggest river boat in the USA. If you have out of town or out of country friends who like to gamble a little, try this buffet and wish you win a little too. Air quality is very bad in this Casino in the boat or outside the boat. Don't stay too long. The 500 room Hotel was opened in Aug 2001. Only 18 miles from Louisville. Click to find direction.
Wang's Wok
(LAN LIN)
This small restaurant on Shelbyville road in Middletown area started serving Traditional Chinese Food Menu since Sept. 2003. Try their Szechwan Style dishes! Very original! Eat-in or carry-out. It is very busy on its carry-out business. Call in early!
11517 Shelbyville road, Louisville. (502) 244-9898
Wonton Express
Use 100% pure vegetable oil. 3000 Hike Ln. 502-452-2646 and 5800 Preston Hwy. 502-961-9018
W.W. Cousins
Monday & Tuesday free dinner for 12 and under. If you love American hamburgers and love to add vegetables to them by yourself, this is the place to go. Price is low. 900 Dupont Rd. 502-897-9684 near Baptist East Hospital.
Yaching's

 

Yaching's restaurant was opened on Sept 23, 2003! Laura Tao's ideas have finally come true! A clean, romantic restaurant with designed dishes from the best of east and west. If you are in downtown area, you must visit this restaurant for lunch or dinner.
105 S. 4th street, Louisville, KY (502)-585-4005
Mon, Tue, Wed Lunch only 10:30-2:30; Thu, Fri, Sat Lunch 10:30-2:30 Dinner 5:00-10:00 Close on Sunday.

Yen Ching
Nice and quiet. Great place for small parties. 1818 S. Hursbourne Pkwy. 502-491-3581
Zen Garden
This is a vegetarian restaurant! I believe The original owner of Mimosa opened this restaurant as a habit. Most dishes are Vietnamese or Chinese styles. You can forget about the noodle soup, no taste at all. Try their stir fry and something else. Tofu lovers? This restaurant has a lot of dishes with tofu. 2240 Frankfort Ave. 502-895-9114