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We need to support our local businesses during this pandemic. Here are Slingshot member’s favorite restaurants that are working hard to make delicious food for the community.

Simply Thai

Nathan, Chris S, Maria

Simply Thai is an authentic Thai restaurant that serves a multitude of flavors and spice. Whether you’re gluten-free, vegan, or craving made-from-scratch Thai, we recommend Simply Thai!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
323 Wallace Ave, Louisville, KY 40207
12003 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40243

Website:
http://simplythaiky.com/home

Volare

Steve

If you’re craving some upscale Italian cuisine, we recommend Volare. Dinner celebrations don’t have to be cancelled – order-in and have a video chat!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
2300 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206

Website:
https://volare-restaurant.com/

Queen of Sheba

Mike S

Ethiopian cuisine is a unique and delicious experience you need to try. Queen of Sheba is currently one of the only authentic Ethiopian restaurant in Louisville, and we think you should try it!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
2804 Taylorsville Rd, Louisville, KY 40205

Website:
https://www.queenofshebalouisville.com/

Rumors

Nathan

Coastal dining doesn’t have to wait for this to end – you can get wings, oysters, seafood, and more from Rumors. A Louisville classic, they’ve been in business for over 30 years.

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
12339 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40243

Website:
https://www.rumorslouisville.com/

Tea Station

Chris S

Authentic regional Asian specialties can be found at Tea Station. Noodles, sushi, and dumplings, as well as so many favorites there’s too many to count!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
9422 Norton Commons Blvd, Prospect, KY 40059

Website:
https://www.teastationbistro.com/

The Fat Lamb Modern Kitchen & Bar

Steve

We could all use a little pick-me-up, and we recommend grabbing a cocktail and entree from The Fat Lamb. Their head chef won an episode of Chopped, so you know it’s good!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
2011 Grinstead Dr, Louisville, KY 40204

Website:
https://www.fatlamblouisville.com/

El Toro

Chris H

Authentic Mexican cuisine has bold and fresh flavors, and no one does it better than El Toro. Every taco, enchilada, or burrito ordered here is crafted by hand!

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
10602 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville, KY 40223

Website:
https://www.facebook.com/Eltoromexican/

Dragon King’s Daughter

David, Savannah

Asian fusion hits its pinnacle at DKD. With sushi and ramen as well as tacos, quesadillas, and fried rice, we’re sure you’ll find something for everyone.

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
129 W Market St, New Albany, IN 47150
1126 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204

Website:
https://www.dragonkingsdaughter.com/

Dundee Tavern

Laura

Dundee Tavern has been a Highlands neighborhood favorite for decades. Pub classic’s such as burgers, ribs, and pizza are sure to make you smile.

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
2224 Dundee Rd, Louisville, KY 40205

Website:
https://www.dundeetavern.com/

Bombay Grill

Chris S, David

The Authentic Indian cuisine at Bombay Grill always wins the office vote when we’re choosing a lunch spot. Anyone within driving distance should definitely check this place out!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
216 N Hurstbourne Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40222

Website:
https://bombaygrillky.com/

La Suerte

Laura

Nothing says fun-night-in like a burrito and a margarita! For a delicious and cost-effective dinner, we recommend La Suerte.

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
2116 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205

Website:
https://lasuertelouisville.com/

Cottage Cafe

David

Looking for a homegrown lunch option? Cottage Cafe has soups, sandwiches, and salads, but we highly recommend their cakes!

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
11609 Main St Middletown, Kentucky 40243

Website:
https://www.facebook.com/CottageCafeMiddletown/

Hooked on Frankfort

David

Delicious and refreshing seafood can be found at Hooked on Frankfort. Whatever your heart desires: fish, chicken, shrimp, and even frog legs, you can get it all!

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
3202 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206

Website:
http://hookedonfrankfort.com/

Roots

Rachel

Soups, salads, and savories! Roots is a great vegetarian restaurant, where almost every dish can be made vegan or gluten free. Did we mention their extensive tea collection?

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
1216 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40204

Website:
https://www.heartandsoy.net/roots-menu.php

Feast

Laura

Named Louisville’s Best Barbecue Restaurant, we recommend trying this fan-favorite. They have BBQ plates, sandwiches, and tacos served with southern-leaning sides.

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
909 E. Market St. Suite 100 Louisville, KY 40206
10318 Taylorsville Road Louisville, KY 40299

Website:
http://www.feastbbq.com

Joe’s Older than Dirt

Cheyenne

Burgers, rib platters, sandwiches and more can all be found at Joe’s. They opened in 1937, so you know they’re here to stay.

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
8131 New La Grange Rd, Louisville, KY 40222

Website:
https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Bar—Grill/Joes-Older-Than-Dirt-175264339914349/

City BBQ

Michael T

BBQ is the name of the game, and we recommend City BBQ for all your platter needs. They’re also raising money to help feed healthcare workers!

Options:
Takeout, Delivery

Location(s):
9429 Viking Center Dr, Louisville, KY 40222

Website:
https://www.citybbq.com/

Royals Hot Chicken

Laura

Nashville hot chicken is a staple, and while we can’t travel to the Music City, we recommend Royals Hot Chicken. Some tenders or a sandwich: we love it all!

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
736 E Market St, Louisville, KY 40202
10305 Taylorsville Road, Jeffersontown, KY 40299

Website:
https://royalshotchicken.com/

FABD (Frankfort Avenue Beer Depot)

Cheyenne

This smokehouse has so much smokey goodness: ribs, brisket, and salmon! They say it best: great bbq with just enough spice and unique twists while honoring tradition.

Options:
Takeout

Location(s):
3204 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, KY 40206

Website:
http://fabdsmokehouse.com/

Let us know if you order from any of our favorites!

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