About Us



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aylon’s is a classic honky tonk/bourbon bar with an award-winning menu. We host live music three nights a week form local, regional and national artists. We proudly carry over 100 of Kentucky finest bourbon’s, host Louisville’s Happiest Hours and offer the best 2 for 1 brunch beverages in town. When you enter our Certified Bonded premise, you will feel right at home with the warm glow illuminating from our custom built bar and hand painted murals showcasing Kentucky’s bourbon heritage. We hope to see y’all soon!

Merle's Whiskey Kitchen

Food and Appetizers

The Food

From Southern kitchen specialties to classic American cuisine, Waylon’s is a great place to come and kick back after a long day. We even have a lunch special, so we are ready for you, any time of day. Come hang out with us, grab a bite, and stay for a while!

Bourbon, Beer, and cocktails

The Drinks

We feature a wide selection of bourbon, but also plenty of draft beers, cocktails, and mixed drinks. Come and see for yourself what makes Waylon’s so different!

Live Music

The Music & Events

Waylon’s is all about the music. Well…we’re kind of about food and booze too, but music is integral to what you’ll experience at our place. We have acts every weekend and on special events. Come hang out with us and experience our new expanding spaces!