8UP Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen, a dazzling outdoor + indoor all glass drinking and eating experience, offers the best in unparalleled views. Whether lounging al fresco or enjoying the dining room, 8UP offers a myriad of drinking and dining experiences designed to please the sophisticated palates and celebrates the spirit of fun that defines Louisville. Experience the dining room at 8UP that boasts its very own kitchen designed to the indoor bar or enjoy our open air rooftop bar complete with fire pits and plenty of seating overlooking unparalleled views of Louisville and the Ohio River.
Conceived and developed by nationally acclaimed Atlanta-based Concentrics Restaurants, the space
features a 90-seat restaurant where guests can relax amidst dark wood paneling and 8 foot high backed banquets opposite large picture windows that offers the best view of the city. An open kitchen lets you in on all the action. Chef Casper Van Drongelen serves up an extensive menu focusing on “Progressive American” cuisine.
The bar programs and offers the best in seasonal cocktails with a culinary focus, alongside his extensive progressive wine and artisanal beer lists. Louisville is serious about its bourbon and so are we. 8UP offers an extensive list that includes over 50 varieties of the best in straight, rye and scotch selections. Enjoy his signature offerings perched up at 8UPs centerpiece bar or while taking in the views on the rooftop.