Best bars and restaurants to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Louisville
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Louisville is a happening town when St. Patrick’s Day rolls around.

That’s because the city’s bar and restaurant scene, which has been growing by leaps and bounds over the years, will be alive with revelers who will be looking to drink and dine like the Irish, and, if this is you, here are the five best spots to have an epic time on St. Patrick’s Day in Louisville.

Shenanigan’s Pub
1611 Norris Pl., Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 454-3919

One of the best pubs in Louisville happens to be an Irish pub. That pub is Shenanigan’s Pub, a Highlands area bar that has a large selection of Irish beers that will make any St. Patrick’s Day reveler happy. In addition to the Irish beer, you will find a large assortment of other drinks that will make this day a special one.

Molly Malone’s Irish Pub
3900 Shelbyville Rd., St. Matthews, KY 40207
(502) 882-2222

In the suburban enclave of St. Matthews, this pub will provide all of the good times on St. Patrick’s Day. Molly Malone’s Irish Pub is a cute little pub that has a wealth of drinks and food that will have you feeling just as good as the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day.

Flanagan’s Ale House
934 Baxter Ave., Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 585-3700

There is the “new” Highlands neighborhood, which has become a one of Louisville’s hippest nightlife neighborhoods, and the Original Highlands, which has long held the title of best nightlife spot. While the two battle it out, there is one thing the original has over the new, and that’s Flanagan’s Ale House, an Irish pub that will provide the good times with a large assortment of beer on the day of the Irish.

O’Shea’s Traditional Irish Pub
956 Baxter Ave., Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 589-7373

Staying in the Original Highlands, this pub is another one that puts the old over the new. O’Shea’s Traditional Irish Pub is a really cool place that, as some Yelp reviewers have said, has that Pat O’Brien’s vibe to it. That’s a great vibe to have because this place will be nothing short of spectacular on St. Patrick’s Day.

The Irish Rover
2319 Frankfort Ave., Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 899-3544

One of the top Irish pubs in the Midwest, this place will certainly bring the fun on St. Patrick’s Day The Irish Rover is a heck of a pub that has a ton of great beers on tap that will have you and your crew feeling and partying like the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day.