Find the best food in Lexington, from authentic local dives to top restaurants for a business dinner.


Lexington KY pimento cheese

by jwg 2 years ago

Ok Lexington cooks. You have an outstanding pimento cheese from a market called the Mouse Trap. My SIL brings it as a treat every time she travels to see family and friends. I’d like to try to repl...

Where is handmade pimiento cheese in Lexington?

by ronavroberts 11 years ago

I would like to taste and compare and include several styles in a short blog post about KY foods as one of 116 days of KY food posts in honor of the upcoming World Equestrian Games.

Casual But Good In Lexington, KY?

by Gspeed37 2 years ago

Driving 12 hours from New York State to pick up our new puppy on 4/13/19. Meeting breeder with puppy who is driving 12 hours from Baton Rouge, LA. Any recommendations for a place we could meet fo...


by jplant 3 years ago

Heading to Kentucky next month for the Keeneland race meet and bourbon. Staying in the country near Winchester. Looking for recommendations for an upscale meal and anything local and wonderful. ...

Food centric destination near Owensboro, KY for visitors from NYC

by indiefoodie 5 years ago

Hello, we're thinking of visiting Owensboro, KY to try their much talked about mutton BBQ. We'll have about 4 days so we're thinking of combining it with 1 more delicious destination, ideally 2-3 h...

Long Weekend in Lexington

by starbucksbrew 6 years ago

Hello! I graduated UK in 1998 and haven't visited since 1999. We're planning to take the kids to visit next fall for football and horse racing. I'm certain the food scene has changed considerably s...

Best food road trip within 12 hrs of Washington, D.C.?

Worldwide Diner
by Worldwide Diner 6 years ago

I live in the suburbs of D.C., and I go to Baltimore, Philly, and NYC regularly. I've been to Charleston, Ashville, and Montreal recently. Have plans to go back to Portland, ME in October. In No...

Lexington Baseball Tournament

by bzzz 6 years ago

Hounds! We are going to be in Lexington from Chicago for a baseball tournament this weekend with a bunch of 15yo boys, siblings and families. We eat an eclectic mix of food at home, and we want ...

Coming To Your Town!

by franpelyk 6 years ago

I'm coming with the family to Lexington next weekend from Toronto Canada for a basketball tournament. Actually, I'm just there to eat! Toronto is a world class food city, but we're weak in the...

Restaurants------Lexington and Louisville

by Barbarella 6 years ago

Driving in a few days to Missouri from NJ and the first night should be either of these cities. Please tell me of your personal favs . Steak and BBQ would be great...

Empty nester fall road trip...need one lunch in Lexington, KY and one dinner in Frankfort, KY.

by CurryLover 7 years ago

We are going on a little road trip this fall through KY. Planning to tour the Barrel House Distillery in Lexington on a late Sunday morning. Need a lunch recommendation not far from the distiller...

Outdoor lunch restaurant in Lexington, Ky

by JKDLady 7 years ago

I will be in Lexington next week and plan to take my mother and sister out to lunch. The weather is supposed to be terrific. Well, I'm coming from Milwaukee so it will be at least better! I woul...

Dinner for one in Lexington

by Jmrous 7 years ago

Hello local foodies, I'm making my maiden voyage to Kentucky on Monday. It's a brief work related in and out. One dinner, by myself, on Monday night. I'm flying into Louisville, staying in Lexi...

Would Appreciate Lexington, KY Recommendations

by HairIcon 8 years ago

Hello Fellow Hounds…… I’m doing a quick road trip from Atlanta through Kentucky for the St James Art Show in Louisville, The Bourbon Trail and two days in Lexington doing horsey things before ...

Food suggestions for a Kentucky road trip! [Owensboro, Bardstown, Louisville, Lexington and in-between]

by je6789 8 years ago

Hello. My girlfriend and I will be traveling through Kentucky on a road trip. We would love to explore some of the local food Kentucky has to offer. We know we will be going through Owensboro for B...

Bourbon Trail--Lexington, KY

by raysfan 8 years ago

Going on a road trip to the Bourbon Trail (and other stops) around Lexington, KY. Would appreciate "good eats" suggestions. Thanks.

ISO: road food on I-75 south of Lexington KY

by creativeusername 14 years ago

2 vehicle convoy...4 adults...3 kids (all will eat pretty much anything) in search of quick, cheap road food somewhere heading north on I-75 between the KY state line and Lexington. Need easy on/o...

Need BBQ or other recommendations- Lexington KY and Bourbon Trail

by cherylmtl 9 years ago

We are doing a road trip of Tennessee and Kentucky, starting later this week. Have done lots of research, have almost all my restaurants picked out - we are trying to do as much good BBQ as we can...

Former Lexingtonian

by TraveLoveRN 9 years ago

Former Lexingtonian will be in town this coming weekend and I need a good restaurant to take several family members out for a casual meal. I prefer to eat non processed local foods - I've lived...

Columbia Steak House in Lexington

by angelhair 9 years ago

I will be in Lexington for the first time in several years and nostalgia is calling me to some old college favorites. My brother worked for a time as a waiter a Columbia's and I'd love to have din...