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Savor Kentucky Cuisine

While maybe best known for its signature drink offerings (see bourbon, wine country and the famous Kentucky Derby mint julep), The Bluegrass State is also home to a number of innovative food dishes and a hearty culinary heritage.

Popular Kentucky cuisine includes the hot brown, Kentucky burgoo, famous Kentucky BBQ and of course, Kentucky Fried Chicken.

Maybe no other state can lay claim to the extensive amount of flavor-shaping culinary creativity and history as the state of Kentucky.

Today that inspiration can be seen in unique Kentucky cuisine and dining establishments all over the state. Dine at a horse track and watch morning thoroughbred workouts over eggs. Experience white table cloth restaurants where the surrounding art is as provocative as the entrees are inventive. And find local favorites such as hot browns and Kentucky burgoo in nostalgic cafes along scenic bluegrass routes.

Ready to get a real taste of Kentucky cuisine? From fine downtown dining to Kentucky BBQ shacks in Western Kentucky, find dozens of Kentucky restaurants featuring your favorite flavors using the search below.

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Western Wetlands Gilbertsville, KY
"Good Friends Always Welcome" is our slogan!  Ralph's Harborview is located at Moors Resort and Marina on Kentucky Lake.  Ralph's is open seasonally for breakfast, l...
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes Monticello, KY
Located in Historic Downtown Monticello, just across Main St. from the Wayne County History Museum, this local eatery has been known for great breakfasts and lunches for years...
FABD Smokehouse
Northern Kentucky River Region Louisville, KY
The Beer Depot is not a fast food restaurant, we're a GOOD FOOD restaurant.That being said, we don't grow the potatoes and green beans or raise the beef, chicken, fi...
Bourbon, Horses & History Salvisa, KY
Down home country cooking and mouthwatering homemade pies make the perfect combination to enjoy a memorable meal.
Family Diner
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ Madisonville, KY
Home-cooked breakfasts, plate lunches, and more.
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes Monticello, KY
Great home cooked food especially the wonderful home-baked pies. A little off the main road but worth the trip.
Family Diner and Bakery
Caves, Lakes & Corvettes Nancy, KY
Delicious southern style home cooking plus scrumptious baked goods.
Bluegrass, Blues & BBQ Calhoun, KY
The Farmhouse, owned by Heath and Niki Frailley will be serving fresh catfish straight from the Frailley Market. We serve BBQ pork, plate lunches, steaks, chicken and more!!Wa...
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