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ejohn May 13, 2010 09:50 PM

The only meal we'll have in town, and would love something that is "the real Louisville experience." Want good food yes, but really want a Kentucky/Louisville place, something you'd find no where else perhaps, an institution (?) or ... well, if I knew what it was I'd say so. I know of the hot brown, and we may do that, but if there is something else we should know about, please share. Thank you.

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    DLeach RE: ejohn May 14, 2010 12:53 AM

    Try The English Grill at The Brown Hotel - downtown Louisville.

    http://www.brownhotel.com/
    http://www.brownhotel.com/dining.htm

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      Sophie0310 RE: ejohn May 15, 2010 11:24 AM

      Unless you need to stay downtown I would recommend Corbett's which is located in an historic restored mansion that was Louisville's first dairy farm. It was a Saveur Best New Restaurant. The chef, Dean Corbett is a well-known Louisville chef. http://www.corbettsrestaurant.com. But if you want a casual brunch, I would recommend Wild Eggs, which has two locations. http://www.crackinwildeggs.com/

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      Wild Eggs
      3985 Dutchmans Ln, Louisville, KY 40207

      1. mamaciita RE: ejohn May 16, 2010 12:33 PM

        Lilly's (Bardstown Road) has a great lunch, and they are hardcore locavores.

        As far as institutions go, you might like Jack Fry's (Baxter Avenue).

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        Jack Fry's
        1007 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204

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          ejohn RE: ejohn May 16, 2010 10:12 PM

          Thanks for all these. I had heard of Lily's but they are closed on Sunday, the one day we are in town.

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            etonian RE: ejohn May 17, 2010 09:19 AM

            All great recommendations above. Other options are 211 Clover, Limestone, and Winston's.

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              Littleman RE: ejohn May 23, 2010 07:15 PM

              Here ya go.................

              Equus Restaurant & Jack's Lounge @ 122 Sears Avenue, Louisville, KY 502 - 897 - 9721. * I264/EXIT19B/20B. D/BAR. ***

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              Equus
              122 Sears Avenue, Louisville, KY 40207

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