About Brasserie Provence
Brasserie Provence offers upscale casual dining & traditional French cuisine with a South-of-France flair. A large selection of Provençal and classical French dishes offer something for everyone at an affordable price. Enjoy French & Pacific NW wine, signature European cocktails, and French, Belgian & local Kentucky beer.
Ample seating is available in the brasserie-style bar, the warm and inviting dining room, and the outdoor patio. Parties of six to twelve can be seated at the generously-sized Chef's Table, parties or meetings of up to 40 are accommodated in the Private Dining Room, and the entire restaurant is available for events of up to 200 people. Free parking is available in our spacious lot.
Join us Mon-Sat for Lunch & Dinner, and Mon-Fri for Happy Hour to experience a Taste of Provence!
Hours of Operation:
LUNCH: Monday-Saturday 11am to 2pm
DINNER: Monday-Thursday 5pm to 9pm
Friday & Saturday 5pm to 10pm
HAPPY HOUR: Monday-Friday 4pm to 6:30pm
at the Bar & High Tops Only
near the intersection of Shelbyville Road
$30 and under
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa
Recorded French & American Cabaret, Contemporary & Jazz Music
CATERING FOR BUSINESS LUNCHES, RECEPTIONS & DINNERS IS AVAILABLE! Special menus are customized to individual needs and budgets. Call Guy Genoud for details: 502.883.3153
Free parking is available in our spacious lot.
31 Shelbyville Road Route. Stop G at Hurstbourne Parkway
Private Party Facilities:
BRING YOUR NEXT SPECIAL OCCASION OR BUSINESS EVENT TO BRASSERIE PROVENCE!
OUR DESIRABLE & GENEROUSLY-SIZED CHEF'S TABLE is located in our Brasserie Dining Room, seating 6 to 12 people. A Custom Menu with Wine Pairings is offered at $100 or $150 dollars per person.
OUR BEAUTIFUL & COMPLETELY PRIVATE DINING SALON is ideal for entertaining or meeting with friends, family and business associates of up to 40 Guests. Privacy is assured with curtained French Doors. Table setup is customized to your event. A Personalized Menu, based on our Lunch or Dinner Menu, is tailored to your budget.
LARGE RECEPTIONS AND EVENTS Take Place Throughout the Dining Room & Bar Areas for up to 200 Guests. We Welcome Cocktail Receptions, Weddings, Corporate Dinners, Networking Events, Luncheons and all other Important Celebrations with Gracious Service, Fine Beverages and Delicious Cuisine!
Private Party Contact:
Guy Genoud: 5028833153x
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
CHECK OUR WEBSITE MONTHLY FOR SPECIAL EVENTS, HOLIDAY DINNERS/BRUNCHES, OUR WEDNESDAY WINE TASTING SCHEDULE, & OUR VERY POPULAR WINE DINNERS!
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Brasserie Provence Ratings and Reviews
The staff goes out of their way to make ...
The staff goes out of their way to make sure that everything is perfect. They are dedicated to ensuring that your dining experience is exceptional. This restaurant rates along side a Top Ten Chicago French restaurant.
This was a belated birthday dinner for m ...
This was a belated birthday dinner for my brother, and as I had a Groupon I wished to use, this was the opportunity. I knew what to expect. I've been to the restaurant in the past; couldn't wait to return, and this was a great chance. For cocktails I had an amaretto sour which was perfect: not overly strong, but with the right blend of flavors; my brother said that his bourbon with a splash of cranberry and lime twist was as he liked it. We both enjoyed the French Onion soup, which thankfully was not what we'd call "cheese with a dash of soup and onions" as you'd find with many poor attempts at this famous dish. Everything was balanced: the amount of broth, the sweetness of the caramelized onions, the consistency of the cheese and bread. This is what you get when it's done right! We were both happy with the entrees. My brother had the hanger steak which came with frites and a mesclun salad on the side. He doesn't eat dressings on his salad greens and had forgotten to tell them, but he was able to deal with it. He said that it was medium-rare as he prefers it, and they had even gotten the part right when he asked that it be more medium on the edges! He loved the frites so much that when I couldn't finish mine, he offered to take what was left so it wouldn't go to waste! I had the mussels and frites. Yes, I know. French fries and mussels? I even asked the server about that, but it all was surprisingly good. I loved the touch of the two buckets in which to place my shells. We ended it all with dessert (I had the dessert of the month which was a creme brulee type cake; my brother went with cheesecake) and French pressed coffee. Our server was polite efficient, knowledgeable and completed what was a great evening. My brother enjoyed his belated b-day dinner a lot, and I have this restaurant to thank for making it a nice evening.
Based on the great reviews, we decided t ...
Based on the great reviews, we decided to try Brasserie Provence. Overall, it was just ok. Seems like when we book a reservation through Open Table we get seated in the corner, or a not so great spot. That trend continued here. The service was good enough. The food was average. The best thing we had was the chicken, which tasted wonderful. Appetizers and craft cocktails were not that great. Doubt we will return.
Brasserie Provence always comes through ...
Brasserie Provence always comes through with excellent food and a nice selection of wines at reasonable prices. The menu offers something for everyone. I have tried a half dozen different entrees and all have been well executed. Proprietor Guy Genoud adds his Gallic charm to enhance the diner's enjoyment of the experience.
Brasserie Provence is an outstanding add ...
Brasserie Provence is an outstanding addition to Louisville's already legendary restaurant scene. The food is faithful to its French roots, but also incorporates local ingredients and regional flair. The service is exemplary. The room is elegant without being over-bearing. An A+ experience in every way.
I took a new business colleague and his ...
I took a new business colleague and his wife, who were relocating to Louisville, to Brasserie Provence on Wed. Oct. 5th and had a wonderful evening there. The food and wine were excellent, and our Jefferey took great care of us, making sure things were right through all our dining experience! I seldom ever order dessert when I dine out, but went ahead and had the Pistacho Macaron Cake - it was awesome! I highly recommend this place and look forward to returning very soon!
We have visited several times before, al ...
We have visited several times before, always with excellent food and expert service. Brought two couples with us this time that had not been there before. All enjoyed their evening. Several of us had the red snapper special, which was an excellent choice.
The food was good, but for the price, we ...
The food was good, but for the price, we were underwhelmed.
A similar cheese and meat appetizer is offered at Artesano's and the quality and quantity is much better. Trout was very tasty, but the bouillabaisse lacked in flavor (seasoning). No wow factor. First time dinning at Brasserie. Probably will not go out of our way to return.
Restaurant is a gem in a very convenient ...
Restaurant is a gem in a very convenient location with ample parking. We had very good food, excellent server. and all in all a wonderful experience. Our every need was fulfilled. Pleased by half price bottles of wine. will most certainly return.
Brasserie Provence provided my wife and ...
Brasserie Provence provided my wife and I an exceptional anniversary meal that was worth the long drive due to the quality of the food, and ambiance, the spectacular service, and the cost of the food served. It was truly a memorable event that will be repeated.
All food items served were fresh and del ...
All food items served were fresh and delicious. We both enjoyed the French onion soup. The hangar steak and pomme frites were thoroughly enjoyed by my husband. The Chateaubriand for one was scrumptious and could serve two diners. Even the fresh bread with garlic herb-infused oil was perfection. Every visit includes a cordial check back by the owner and sincere welcomes from the staff. This restaurant is the first restaurant I consider in Louisville when thinking of a place to celebrate a special occasion or just a weekend date night.
This is the second time have been there ...
This is the second time have been there in two weeks. Once for lunch and once for dinner. Both times the food was wonderful and service was fantastic. everything we had was great. One person in our party needed gluten free selections and the chef was very creative.
We do not live nearby but it was worth the drive. One suggestion, many people don't know where the restaurant is. Consider a bigger or more noticeable sign.
We always have a pleasant experience at ...
We always have a pleasant experience at Provence. The owner always visits our table and the service is always excellent. We had dinner this week but Provence has the BEST lunch menu/value in town! Don't forget to order the French Onion Soup!!! Thanks Provence!!!!
Best place for business lunch in the are ...
Best place for business lunch in the area! Great food, great service, my clients were impressed and it was very conducive to a business lunch presentation. I made reservations and requested a secluded table and my expectations were exceeded on every level. The owner Guy Genoud stopped by our table to ensure we had everything we needed. My guest had a great conversation with him related to the weather and food of various regions of France he was very informative and they loved it! Make it your next business lunch or dinner destination. You will not be disappointed!
Every time we go to Brasserie Provence w ...
Every time we go to Brasserie Provence we anticipate a memorable meal and we are never disappointed. We spent over two weeks in France this summer and no restaurant had onion soup as good as Brasserie Provence's. We'll return soon.
The sea bass was inedible; it was exceed ...
The sea bass was inedible; it was exceedingly tough and had something gristly running through it. In addition, it was much too small for the price on the menu. Yes, they asked me if I wanted something else, but I did not want the other three guests waiting on my dinner. It should have been removed from our bill but it was not.
The food was wonderful, but the service ...
The food was wonderful, but the service was very slow. There may not have been enough servers for the number of guests. The peaceful ambiance was consistently shattered by the over the top laughter of one guest. But, that is not really the restaurant's fault.
Good food at a fair price. The nightly ...
Good food at a fair price. The nightly specials for $19 are a value as is half price wine night on Monday evening. Especially notable are: The pork special on Mondays, the trout and mussels. Wine list is extensive and is heavily weighted to French wines. Those not familiar with French wines will find plenty of help in making a selection. The wine prices are moderate.
Parking is abundant, and it is handicapped accessible.
After visiting France several times; we ...
After visiting France several times; we were looking for the same in Louisville. This came close. The mussels are wonderful but the pork chop was extraordinary. Extensive wine list. Everything was good except for dessert. Need a patissier for that authentic touch.
Restaurant was overall pretty good. Stea ...
Restaurant was overall pretty good. Steak was excellent, mussels were excellent, desert was excellent. Crab cake and roasted chicken was just OK. Service was super great. It is very French in flavors and menu choices, most of the menu is not for the picky eater. But they did seem to have a nice kids menu. It was not quite as upscale as I had expected, more on par with a Bonefish grill or an Outback steakhouse, though a bit pricier. I would definitely go back though.
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