This Restaurant In Kentucky Used To Be A Firehouse And You’ll Want To Visit
There are many interesting restaurants throughout Kentucky that try to tell a story through their decor, atmosphere, and menu, and several of these eateries do so wonderfully. This nod to an era or unique theme, when accompanied by a delicious menu, can make a restaurant a fascinating place to dine. One of the best examples of this can be found at The Silver Dollar in Louisville. This former firehouse has found a new life as a restaurant, beautifully celebrating an intriguing piece of history, and it’s a dining destination in Kentucky you’ll want to visit.
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The Silver Dollar stays true to its firehouse roots, but also celebrates a period of time when music was a means to life, and Kentucky is the perfect location to do so. Have you dined at this former firehouse, turned restaurant and bar? Let us know what you think and be sure to share any other favorite restaurants that once lived a totally different life!
The Silver Dollar is located at 1761 Frankfort Ave., Louisville, KY 40206. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here. The restaurant is open Monday – Friday 5 p.m. to 2 a.m., and Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.
And for more unique restaurants in the same area, check out our previous article here.
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
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