Places to Eat

On Campus

Student Activities Center:

2100 S. Floyd St. 
Louisville, KY 40208
Phone: (502) 852-3496

  • Wendy's
  • Subway
  • Papa John's
  • Panda Express
  • Chick-Fil-A
  • Mark's Feed Store

McAlister's Deli

175 Eastern Parkway 
Louisville, KY 40208
Phone: (502) 852-2587

Summer 2017 Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

In Old Louisville

The neighborhood that surrounds the university is the Old Louisville National Historic Preservation District. Visit www.oldlouisville.com for pictures of the beautiful Victorian houses that line the streets. There are several nice, privately-owned restaurants and museums, and a park for kids to play in.

Amici Café

(502) 637-3167
316 W. Ormsby
Monday - Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Casual atmosphere. Northern Italian cuisine, including appetizers, salads, entrees, pizza, paninis, pasta. Large portions for $7.50 - $17. Children's items available.

Cardinal Hall of Fame Cafe

(502) 635-8686
3745 Crittenden
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday - Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday - Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Casual atmosphere. Menu includes pizza, pasta, burgers, soups, salads, steak, and seafood. Large portions for $8.50 - $22.99.

Santa Fe Grill

(502) 634-3722
3000 S. Third St.
Monday - Saturday 11:00 - 9:00
Tiny, clean, authentic Mexican restaurant. Vegetarian dishes available. $2.00 - $10.00.

In the Highlands

Baxter Avenue Station

(502) 584-1635
1201 Payne St

Tuesday - Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00am - 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Casual bistro featuring international and regional American cuisine, including pasta dishes. Decorated like the inside of a railway dining car, and has model trains circling the ceiling. $5.50 - $17.95. Children's menu available.

Mark’s Feed Store

(502) 485-1570
1514 Bardstown Rd

Sunday - Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday -Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

Award-winning Kentucky-style barbeque. Famous for homemade sauces, ribs, and regional dishes like burgoo. $7.29 - $15.99. Children's menu available.

Ramsi’s Café On the World

(502) 451-0700
1293 Bardstown Rd
Monday - Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday - Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Extensive, eclectic international menu with many options for vegans, vegetarians, and non-vegetarians. $7.99 - $18.99.

Downtown

The downtown area is full of museums and things to do, and there are lots of little coffee and sandwich shops. There are also two chain restaurants that some families have recommended:

The Old Spaghetti Factory

(502) 581-1070
235 W. Market

Monday - Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 - 2:00 PM, 5:00 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Hard Rock Cafe

(502) 568-2202
424 S 4th Street
Sunday - Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday - Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am