Remembering Louisville Restaurants

Classic Restaurants of Louisville

Lost Restaurants of Louisville

Learn the legend of “Kentucky Giant” Jim Porter, the family drama behind Casa Grisanti, the tragic fate of the truck driver restaurateur and how a magician managed to remake an entire city block. Stories and photographs include Hillbilly Tea, Taco Punk, the Pine Room and Lynn’s Paradise Cafe. Buy a copy here and save 20%.

Explore the history of the rolled oyster, the allure of Li’l Abner, a controversial claim about cheeseburgers and much more. Stories and photographs include Bauer’s, Hasenour’s, Cafe Metro, Hoe Kow and many other places favored by Louisville diners through the years. Buy a copy here and save 20%.