Down One Bourbon Bar & Restaurant is located in the heart of Whiskey Row at the corner of Third and Main Street in Downtown Louisville. It’s the starting point of the Urban Bourbon Trail and a hot spot during KFC Yum! Center events.

Happy Hour Monday to Saturday from 4PM to 6PM - $4 draft beers, $5 select small plates, and $6 draft cocktails.

Down One® Bourbon Bar & Restaurant is a unique bourbon experience in Louisville, KY. Down One is nestled in the middle of Louisville’s Historic Whiskey Row. Relax on our patio lined with magnolia trees, enjoy Louisville’s best street food and sip on a bourbon, beer or one of our delicious cocktails. Live entertainment on select Friday and Saturday nights.

Featured in National Geographic Magazine’s “Best in the World: Must-See Places for 2014”, Down One offers a full restaurant with a seasonal and locally- sourced food menu.

Down One Bourbon Bar & Restaurant is a Proud Member of the Urban Bourbon Trail and has helped make Louisville one of the “12 Best Cities for Whiskey Lovers.

Click here to find several parking options. Meters for street parking is also available.

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humble beginnings

Our Humble Beginnings

In 2012, we had the crazy idea to convert part of an underground parking garage into the hottest bourbon bar in the city (well, coolest when we have the original garage doors open so folks can enjoy the patio shaded by magnolia trees).