Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville, Louisville

Highlands Bars and Pubs Walking Tour in Louisville, 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: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 km
Author: Cathy
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Akiko's

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 21.30 to...   view more
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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...   view more
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Cahoots

3) Cahoots

Cahoots is a very popular night venue located on the famous Bardstown Road in Louisville. The best feature of this bar is its big assortment of veritable drinks and their cheap prices. Cahoots has several billiard tables available, as well as a stage that often hosts live performances of talented local bands. The musical genres common for Cahoots are usually indie, metal, punk and alternative. Visitors are welcome Monday-Friday: 17.00 - 04.00, Saturday-Sunday: 13.00 -...   view more
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O'Shea's Irish Pub

4) 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...   view more
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Molly Malone's

5) 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...   view more
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Outlook Inn

6) 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...   view more

Walking Tours in Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville Nightclubs and Lounges Walking Tour

Louisville Nightclubs and Lounges Walking Tour

Louisville is a city with a bustling nightlife, a young spirit and constant catering to people who like to dance and have fun at night. The nighclubs of Louisville are very colorful and different, having something to offer for people with any preference: hip hop, striptease, piano or blues. Use the present guide to find the best nightlife venues in the never-sleeping city of Louisville.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.2 km
Louisville Downtown Museums and Art Galleries

Louisville Downtown Museums and Art Galleries

Louisville is a city famous for its quantity and diversity of museums. The biggest concentration of museums and art galleries can be found downtown. The galleries are represented by the most contemporary and talented artists and the museums exhibit their showpieces with the help of the newest technologies, which makes the visits more entertaining and educational. Visitors of any age and interest will find something interesting in the tour of Louisville's downtown museums and art galleries.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 km
Louisville Butchertown Neighborhood Walk

Louisville Butchertown Neighborhood Walk

The Butchertown neighborhood is a very picturesque part of Louisville. The beautiful bridges over the Ohio River, the sophisticated churches' architectural styles and the fantastic parks are the perfect place to walk around. The Thomas Edison House and Kaviar Forge and Gallery are also popular places in this area, due to their uniqueness and spirit. Use the present guided tour to admire the beauty of the Butchertown district.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 km
Louisville Architecture Walking Tour

Louisville Architecture Walking Tour

Louisville is a city famous for its architectural masterpieces of different styles and ages. The present guide presents the most distinguished buildings in the city. The combination of sizes, age and architectural directions form a beautiful and unique city panorama. Tourists will be able to admire splendid Romanesque, Neo-Gothic, Classic Revival and Beaux-Arts architecture. Use the present self-guided tour to start your journey to the precious architectural treasures of Louisville.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 km
Old Louisville Historic Tour

Old Louisville Historic Tour

Old Louisville is a perfect area in which to travel through the history of the city. It is where the oldest and most special buildings and other reminders of the past are concentrated. Structures of the most diverse ages and architectural styles are adorning the streets of Old Louisville. Take the present self-guided tour to learn many interesting facts about the city's past and admire the beauty of the old park, churches and palaces.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 km
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Louisville, Kentucky's largest city, is a treasure trove of themed attractions. History and science buffs will certainly take interest in the Frazier International History Museum, Louisville Science Center, and the Thomas Edison House. If you're big on sports, consider the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, celebrating baseball, and the Muhammad Ali Center. If you're keen on whiskey, you might be willing to check out Whiskey Row. To find all these sites in one go, follow this orientation walk.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 km