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Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville (Self Guided), Louisville

The Highlands area of Louisville is a real treasure in terms of bars and pubs. Visitors will be delighted to find places with the best beer brands, the most popular music bands and the coziest interiors located in walking distance from each other, on the legendary Bradstown Road and Baxter Avenue. Besides concerts and often karaoke parties, these venues have other entertaining activities to offer, for example sporting events on huge TV screens, billiard tables and pinball machines. Take the present guide to explore the area with the highest density of qualitative pubs and bars in Louisville.
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Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville Map

Guide Name: Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville
Guide Location: USA » Louisville (See other walking tours in Louisville)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Author: Cathy
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Akiko's
  • The Highlands Tap Room
  • O'Shea's Irish Pub
  • Molly Malone's
  • Outlook Inn

1) Akiko's

Akiko's is the most popular karaoke bar in the Highlands of Louisville. It is an absolute must visit for people who like to sing, dance and party. The karaoke menu includes a very large number of songs of different styles and eras and the sound system is very effective. The crowd in Akiko's is always very colorful and supportive. The bar offers a nice selection of wines and beer. Visitors are welcome every night from 21.00 to 04.00.
The Highlands Tap Room

2) The Highlands Tap Room

The Highlands Tap Room is a small but very cozy and popular bar. The bar of the Tap Room offers approximately thirteen sorts of tap beer, as well as a big selection of wines, liquors and spirits. A billiard table is available, but the pride of the venue is the stage that hosts live concerts every night. The bar doesn't have a specific theme regarding music; bands and singers perform in very diverse styles, ranging from Hip Hop to blues. The decor of the bar is very special, thanks to the numbered beer mugs of the regular clientele that hang on the wall. Visitors are welcome Monday- Friday 11 am- 4 am and Saturday, Sunday 10 am- 4 am.
O'Shea's Irish Pub

3) O'Shea's Irish Pub

O'Shea's is a traditional Irish pub located in the Highlands of Louisville. Like any decent pub, O'Shea's has a very long list of beers on the menu, including beers on tap and bottled beers. The staff is very polite, quick and always ready to help you pick the perfect beer and meal. Visitors are often visit this pub in order to watch important sporting events on the huge screen hanging on one of the walls. There is also a stage hosting random concerts on special occasions. A patio and outdoor dance floor are available in the backyard. Customers can also play darts and billiards at O'Shea's.
Molly Malone's

4) Molly Malone's

Molly Malone's is one of the best Irish pubs in Louisville. The interior is very nicely furnished, all the interior details creating a cozy and pleasant ambiance. The outside terrace is also very popular. The menu comprises a big list of local and imported beers, as well as other alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. The staff is always prompt and attentive. On Fridays and Saturdays, the pub hosts live performances of local bands. The enormous TV screen shows the most important football and rugby games.
Outlook Inn

5) Outlook Inn

The Outlook Inn is a very entertaining place to spend an evening. It lacks the cheap glamor and fanciness of other places, but it feels very homey and warm due to the quality music emanating from a real jukebox, great service and pleasant interior design. Besides having a drink and listening to music, you can play darts, billiards, pinball or video games. The menu offers a wide selection of tap and bottled beers, as well as other drinks. The doors of the Outlook Inn are open from Monday to Sunday, between 14.00 - 04.00.

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