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8 Iconic Greasy Spoons and What to Order at Each

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There's a lot of overlap between this map of iconic greasy spoons and the list Eater published earlier of chef's most recent greasy spoon visits. Clearly, when it comes to food that's bad for you, Louisville's chefs have good taste.


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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Halls Cafeteria

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1301 Story Ave
Louisville, KY
(502) 583-0438
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Southern-fried steak with gravy, green beans and mashed potatoes

2. Twig and Leaf

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2122 Bardstown Rd
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 451-8944
Montezuma's Revenge: Steaming pasta topped with homemade chili, shredded jack and cheddar cheese, diced onion, diced tomatoes and a dollop of sour cream

3. Wagner's Pharmacy

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3113 S 4th St
Louisville, KY 40214
(502) 375-3800
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Pimento cheese sandwich

4. D. Nalley's

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970 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY
(502) 588-2003
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The Mighty Dee: Double decker hamburger, melted cheese, shredded lettuce and special sauce

5. The Back Door

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1250 Bardstown Rd, #116
Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 451-0659
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Chicken wings

6. Chicken King

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639 E Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 589-5464
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Spicy wing pieces

7. Barbara Lee's Kitchen

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2410 Brownsboro Rd
Louisville, KY
(502) 897-3967
Mexican omelet

8. Burger Boy

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1450 S Brook St
Louisville, KY 40208-2056
(502) 635-7410
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Quarter-pound burger

1. Halls Cafeteria

1301 Story Ave, Louisville, KY
Southern-fried steak with gravy, green beans and mashed potatoes
1301 Story Ave
Louisville, KY

2. Twig and Leaf

2122 Bardstown Rd, Louisville, KY 40205
Montezuma's Revenge: Steaming pasta topped with homemade chili, shredded jack and cheddar cheese, diced onion, diced tomatoes and a dollop of sour cream
2122 Bardstown Rd
Louisville, KY 40205

3. Wagner's Pharmacy

3113 S 4th St, Louisville, KY 40214
Pimento cheese sandwich
3113 S 4th St
Louisville, KY 40214

4. D. Nalley's

970 S 3rd St, Louisville, KY
The Mighty Dee: Double decker hamburger, melted cheese, shredded lettuce and special sauce
970 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY

5. The Back Door

1250 Bardstown Rd, #116, Louisville, KY 40204
Chicken wings
1250 Bardstown Rd, #116
Louisville, KY 40204

6. Chicken King

639 E Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202
Spicy wing pieces
639 E Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202

7. Barbara Lee's Kitchen

2410 Brownsboro Rd, Louisville, KY
Mexican omelet
2410 Brownsboro Rd
Louisville, KY

8. Burger Boy

1450 S Brook St, Louisville, KY 40208-2056
Quarter-pound burger
1450 S Brook St
Louisville, KY 40208-2056