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Blue Dog Bakery & Cafe

2868 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2664
+1 502-899-9800
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“baguette” (6 reviews)
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2868 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2664
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and baked goods here are indescribably wonderful. Best breads west of the Atlantic and a helpful and knowledgeable staff. Can't miss.

Thank justgotours
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We have tried to have breakfast here for the past 4 months. The crowds caused 2 hour waits when trying to catch brunch after 11 am. This made me more determined to secure a table. Today we arrived at 10:20 and even then we had...More

Thank JosephatFremont
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Everything here was phenomenal and it's an adorable corner french bakery. It's located in the Cresent area of Louisville which was off the beaten path but beautiful! We will be back!!

Thank SavvyTrvl
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The Blue Dog Bakery was highly recommended by a co-worker who used to live in Louisville so we had to give it a try. We were not disappointed! We started with their bacon-Parmesan quiche which was delicious with a serious crust. We moved on to...More

Thank SenoraNovi
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Poached free-range egg on levain with serrano ham, spinach, and parmesan Yum! Yum! I will be back. Great service too!

Thank Wanda O
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit Louisville, Blue Dog is on the top of the list to dine for breakfast and quality coffee. They serve Illy coffee which is outstanding and very smooth. Their unique bakery selection from tasty strata' to yummy muffin and pastries are worth...More

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

You need a guide for your first visit: 1. Go early, if possible. They run out of some items daily. Breakfast is fabulous, but lunch sandwiches are also available at 11:00. 2. Parking spaces are in the back or in front along the street. 3....More

Thank Coff33
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Being that it was the holidays and the fact that I would probably be overindulging in the following days, I wanted to order something light. My salad of choice was the red grapefruit/avocado salad. After I ordered, I noticed that all the other diners around...More

Thank 1000travels
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We were there about 10 a.m. We told the serving staff at the counter that we had never been there and asked if they had a menu. None was ever offered. No one offered to seat us in the dining room so we assumed we...More

1  Thank jdh1984
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Whenever we're in Louisville we come here for brunch or lunch. The bakery breads and sweets are excellent as well.

Thank Robert H
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This past Wednesday I had your delicious chilled tomato beet soup. Would you please share your recipe?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2868 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-2664
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-899-9800
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