Louisville locals love to eat, there’s no arguing that, and there seems to be a strong affection for those locally-owned, family-run restaurants that keep things simple with homemade food and casual environments. The city is filled with these mom & pop dining destinations, so many, in fact, that it was hard to narrow it down! Here are 8 of the best restaurants in our city that serve home cooked meals to die for.

This list literally could have been endless! There is so much love in Louisville for mom & pop restaurants. Did your favorite make our list? If not, which ones should we check out next? Let us know in the comments!

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