Craft Brews & Handcrafted Cocktails Are Just Walking Distance Away from Our Apartments in the Highlands Louisville November 13, 2019 / Louisville / Leave a Comment Highland Station offers its residents lots of perks – but perhaps one of the best is our proximity to many local bars and pubs. If you’re looking for a place that has convenient access to multiple fun bars and delicious dining establishments, there is no place better than our Highlands apartments in Louisville.Here’s a quick rundown of some of the most fun bars and pubs located mere footsteps away from our apartments in Highlands Louisville. You definitely won’t be short on options, no matter what day of the week.A hot slice and a cold brew at DiOrio’s Pizza & PubThe vibe and atmosphere: The moment you walk into this establishment, you feel warm and invited. With a classic bar meets pub environment, it’s the perfect place to grab a bite and some beers after work. The drinks: DiOrio’s offers a full bar. Drink up! The food: You’ll find signature pub appetizers like wings and cheese sticks. Their main offering is pizza! Choose from one of their specialties or build your own. Walking distance from Highland Station: 7 minutes or 0.3 miles.Feel the luck of the Irish at Molly Malone’s Irish Pub & RestaurantThe vibe and atmosphere: Open 7 days a week until the early hours of the morning, Molly Malone’s is a classic Irish pub literally built from the stones of an old pub in Ireland. You’ll find weekly events, DJs, watch parties, and more. Check their calendar for details. The drinks: It’s a good thing this pub is so close to our Highland apartments in Louisville because Molly Malone’s serves up nearly every beer, wine, and spirit you can imagine. The food: Serving brunch, lunch, and dinner, you’ll find classic Irish fare such as Scotch eggs, curry & chips, shepherd’s pie, and more. Walking distance from Highland Station: 8 minutes or 0.4 miles.Head next door for even more Irish shenanigans at Flanagan’s Ale HouseThe vibe and atmosphere: Flanagan’s is another neighborhood Irish pub that offers something for everyone every night of the week. From weeknight happy hours to game night specials, Flanagan’s always has good times. Be sure to stick around for DJs late night on Friday and Saturday. The drinks: They pride themselves on having the ‘best beer selection’ in Louisville with over 30 craft and import beers to choose from. Don’t miss out on their $2 mimosas during weekend brunch. The food: Once again, signature pub classics are what you’ll find at Flanagan’s. Chow down on beer cheese & pretzels or a juicy burger. Walking distance from Highland Station: 8 minutes or 0.4 miles.A warm and cozy pub at O’Shea’sThe vibe and atmosphere: Warm, relaxing, and charming is how you can describe O’Shea’s. With a long history dating back to 1923, the official O’Shea’s pub in Highlands opened its doors in 1994. Check their calendar for live music. The drinks: O’Shea’s offers a full bar and an extensive tap list with local craft beers and imports. The food: Elevated pub food is how you can describe O’Shea’s menu with delicious menu items such as truffle fries, turkey and brie melt, and pulled pork mac and cheese. Walking distance from Highland Station: 9 minutes or 0.5 miles.Pizza, pasta, beer, and more at Wick’s Pizza ParlorThe vibe and atmosphere: Chill vibes only at Wick’s Pizza Parlor. Open 7 days a week with their bar open until 2 am on Friday and Saturday, they provide a relaxed environment with a few options for outdoor seating. The drinks: Wick’s offers a full bar with a wide selection of draft beer options. The food: Pizza is the name of the game at Wick’s Pizza Parlor but they also have sandwiches, pasta, and dessert pizza. Walking distance from Highland Station: 10 minutes or 0.5 miles.Beer lovers rejoice at Holy GraleThe vibe and atmosphere: Holy Grale was once a small Unitarian church built in 1905 but now it’s an intimate pub that serves incredible beer with incredible food seven days a week. Stop by their Holy Hour weekdays from 4-6 pm for great discounts on food and drinks. The drinks: The Holy Grale has 27 beers on tap and even more in the bottle ranging from local craft brews to domestic favorites. If beer isn’t your thing, they also have a small hand-curated wine selection as well. The food: Taking bar food to the highest level you’ll find fried cauliflower with aged balsamic, kim chi fritjes, and bolognese. Walking distance from Highland Station: 12 minutes or 0.6 miles.Keep the taps flowing at HopCatThe vibe and atmosphere: HopCat wanted to create Kentucky’s largest hub for craft beer so they built an establishment with 132 craft beers on tap and a small brewery in the works. Open seven days a week and til 2 am on Friday and Saturday. The drinks: Sip on your favorite beer or get adventurous and try something new from their 132 taps. The food: HopCat boasts a large menu with shareable plates like nachos and spinach dip, sandwiches, burgers, tacos, and more. Walking distance from Highland Station: 13 minutes or 0.7 miles.Southern fried chicken and made-from-scratch cocktails at The EagleThe vibe and atmosphere: The Eagle is a casual environment serving up craft beers from its expansive tap list, handcrafted cocktails, and their famous southern-style fried chicken. With 6 locations, this eatery and bar is winning the hearts of everyone who tries it. And this location is just minutes away from our apartments in the Highlands Louisville. The drinks: The Eagle pours guests beer from one of their 100 taps and also shakes up hand-crafted cocktails that are dangerously delicious. The food: Fried chicken, fried chicken, and fried chicken. That is most certainly The Eagle’s specialty. You can also order other southern favorites like a blackened shrimp po boy, hush puppies, or grits. Walking distance from Highland Station: 22 minutes or 1.1 miles.Experience the friendliest bar in Louisville at The Back DoorThe vibe and atmosphere: Located in a 5,000-square-foot building that was once a storage facility, The Back Door is now a fun and welcoming bar with a patio, pool tables, video golf, skee ball, and more. The drinks: The Back Door offers a full bar open until 4 am 7 days a week. The food: After a few adult beverages, snack on jalapeno poppers, quesadillas, and sandwiches. Walking distance from Highland Station: 21 minutes or 1.1 miles.Your new favorite hangout spot is just around the corner from our Highlands apartmentsIf you like to try new craft beers, sip on unique and fine cocktails, or maybe you just want to grab some grub – Highland Station offers unbeatable convenience. Experience the convenience of life at Highland Station for yourself and schedule a tour of Highlands apartments in Louisville today.