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Cafe Mimosa

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1543 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1151
+1 502-458-2233
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Favorite Chinese in town. Local favorite in trendy area. Sushi made fresh to order. Get the Vietnamese spring rolls traditional style.

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Thank Earl C
Louisville, Kentucky
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we're down Bardstown Road, we enjoy lunching at Café Mimosa -- a longtime Louisville tradition successfully operated by onetime Vietnamese refugees. I suspect they have a lot to offer on their dinner menu, but I'll report on some lunches. For a long time I've been concentrating on some of the usual Chinese lunch items -- Sczechuan beef, Hunan beef,... More 

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Thank ricktipton
Frankfort, Kentucky
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Located in the trendy area of Bardstown Road, the Café Mimosa is easy to get to and good for a decent meal at a fair price. The wait staff was very friendly and attentive and the food was served quickly. We had a California roll, which was very good and some sweet and sour pork along with General Tso's chicken.... More 

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Thank John B
Louisville, Kentucky
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Took a few minutes to be seated even though there were empty tables. We shared a bottle of wine which was very good and four different sushi rolls. My favorite was the Cajun roll which came with an excellent dipping sauce. I also enjoyed the yellow fin tuna roll. The spider roll was a bit thin on the meat. All... More 

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Thank Stacy C
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

All of us were happy campers. My clay pot fish was very flavorful and spring rolls were tasty. Service was prompt and follow-up timely. It's good to have such consistent quality in the neighborhood, menu offers Vietnamese choices as well as Chinese. Looking forward to returning again.

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Thank Tom B
Sherborn, Ma.
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Even the waiter seemed to realize that this place offers mediocre (at best) Vietnamese food. Unfortunately, my host did not. It's the only bad Pho I've ev er eaten.

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Thank purefunkmd
Louisville, Kentucky
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

mimosa is a staple around here. It will do the job when you want sushi and your companions don't want a sushi bar. Do not expect out of this world dishes, but it is reliable.

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Thank tiffie1023
New Albany, Indiana
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137 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I love sushi and Chinese food and I think it is hard to find good places that serve either. This restaurant also has Vietnamese and Thai choices. Someone suggested I try this place. I looked at the reviews and they seemed to be mixed. I met some friends on a Friday after work. The weather was very nice so we... More 

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Thank Martyk74
Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I dined at this place in the past, and were fairly satisfied. On our recent return visit we found that it had deteriorated in almost every way. From the unkempt waiter who was combative and rude, to the spring rolls fried in extremely old oil, to the tepid chicken fried rice that was very greasy-the experience was... More 

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Thank homebodysnatcher
Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Apparently they have changed hands. We come to Louisville every year and have always ordered from Mimosa the first night after a long trip. Was always great food and fast service. NOT THIS YEAR!! The sushi smelled rotten, the curry beef tasted days old, and they did not deliver several of the items that went with the Mu-shu. Won't go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Sushi, Japanese, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1543 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205-1151
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-458-2233

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?