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Z's Oyster Bar & Steakhouse

101 Whittington Pkwy. (Shelbyville Rd.) Send to Phone
502-429-8000 | Make Restaurant Reservations | Menu
House-aged Prime steaks and ocean-fresh seafood are the draw in this casually elegant upscale restaurant.
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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly

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Dining room at Z's Oyster Bar & Steakhouse, Louisville, KY

Z's Oyster Bar & Steakhouse Restaurant Review

: Thanks to the fact that Louisville has the largest UPS hub in the country, Z’s can get freshly caught fish from as far away as Hawaii daily, as well as the city’s best selection of Pacific Coast oysters. Begin your Z’s dinner by settling at a table in the main dining room or in a booth in the lounge with a plate of the shellfish and a bone-dry gin martini. (If you are not an oyster lover, order the truly enormous but flavorful jumbo shrimp as your starter.) You could continue with the crab-stuffed trout or lemony Dover sole, but this is, after all, a steakhouse. We recommend the filet, and rack of lamb, too. Sides, including creamed corn, grilled asparagus, creamed spinach, and bourbon-laced sautéed mushrooms, are offered à la carte in portions large enough to share. Or get your greens in the form of the iceberg wedge with either blue cheese or avocado dressing. After all the meat and seafood, share the Godiva chocolate crème brûlée. The wine list features a large selection of meat- and seafood-worthy choices. The level of service matches the upscale menu. A second location downtown at 115 S. 4th St., 502-855-8000, is closed on Sunday.

User Ratings & Reviews for Z's Oyster Bar & Steakhouse
Average rating    5
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Great Experience!
by SamVillage on Thu Mar 10, 2011 9:37 pm
I went here because of the ranking I saw on Gayot, and this is by far one of the best restaurants in Louisville. The service was excellent, everything was prepared fresh and tasted great! We had a rather demanding party of 5 people, and the chef nailed each dish. Even with several changes, the waiter got everything correct, very professional. This was one of the nicest dining experiences I have had in years! Wonderful time was had by all!
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