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    Just in time for Superbowl XLVIII this Sunday, February 2nd at 6:30 p.m., here is a list of the best places to get wings in Louisville suggested by Louisville locals.


    Grady’s Bar and Grill

    Known for having the best wings in KY, Grady’s Bar and Grill offers wing flavors from Hot, Mild, Hot-Hot, Mexican Flavor, Caribbean Jerk, Asian, and many more. Lunch menu options are available from 11 A.M- 3 P.M and a Happy Hour is available from 3 P.M- 7 P.M. Make Grady’s Bar and Grill your Superbowl destination this Sunday! Many other entrees and main courses are available as well.

    Check out Grady's here.

     414 W. Oak Street

    (502) 637-7002

    Hoops Grill and Sports Bar

    Hoops Grill and Sports Bar offers 15 sauces for their diners to lightly dust or toss their chicken wings in. From Mild, Hot, Suicide, Cajun Butter, Curry, Chipotle and more, Hoops offers a flavor for every craving. Servings are offered in pounds for reasonable prices and extra side sauces are available upon request. All chicken wings come with veggie sticks, fries, and ranch dip.

    Check them out here!

    6733 Strawberry Lane

    (502) 363-5352


     Spring Street Bar and Grill

    A popular pick on the menu, Spring Street Bar and Grill has buffalo wild wings on their menu that are “the best wings this side of Buffalo.” A mild sauce is available upon request and they are complemented by bleu cheese and celery. 10, 20 and 50 piece options are available for a personal or to share with friends. Many other meal courses and entrees are available as well. Check out their full menu and daily specials on their website.

    300 South Spring Street

    (502) 584-6630

    Smokey Bones Bar and Fire Grill

    With a menu that says, “Hope You’re Hungry”, Smokey Bones offers smoked wings and chicken wings on their fire starters portion of their menu. The smoked wings rubbed and slow smoked and their chicken wings are golden friend and available with your choice of sauce. Many other entrees and meal courses are available also. Their website says that “at Smokey Bones, we specialize in three things: good food, good drinks and good times.” Check them out for your Superbowl viewing to find out for yourself! Website here.

    2525 Hurstbourne Gem Lane

    (502) 491-7570

    Hard Rock Café

    Located in the heart of 4th Street Live!, Hard Rock Café offers hickory smoked chicken wings, cooked in their hardwood smoker. Available in Buffalo style or fire-grilled with your choice of Hard Rock specialties sauces. Served with potato chips, celery and carrots, and bleu cheese dressing. Also on their appetizer menu is their boneless tenders, available in the same fashion as their bone-in with the same sides. Check their menu and specials here.

     424 South 4th Street

    (502) 568-2202


    “Where Neighbors Become Friends”, Rumors is a locally owned restaurant that brings the Gulf to Louisville. “The Original Buffalo Wings Headquarters for Kentucky”, Rumors offers HUGE wings in mild, medium, hot and extra hot flavors. Wings are available in 10, 20, and 50 pieces or in a Six Pack Platter (with a side). Extra bleu cheese, buffalo sauce, or “sloppy” on any item is available upon request. Try buffalo sauce on their chicken finders or fried shrimp while you’re there! Many other entrees and meal courses are available also with a catchy beach puns.

    Check out their website here.

    12339 Shelbyville Road

    (502) 245-0366

    Johnny V’s

    Although specializing in Italian food, Johnny V’s has delectable wings on their appetizer menu. Bone-in wings are offered in six and 10 pieces and tossed with your choice of sauce: Buffalo, BBQ, Hot BBQ or Plain. All-white boneless wings are available also in 10 pieces, tossed in your choice of the same sauces as the bone-in wings. Check out their Italian specialties while you’re here!

    Also, check out their website here.

    10509 Watterson Trail, Jeffersontown

    (502) 267-0900


    Please feel free to add any suggestions that we missed in the comments!


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