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All 64 Bardstown Restaurants

The Rickhouse Restaurant & Lounge

112 Xavier Dr., Bardstown, KY
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Ranked #5 of 64 Restaurants in Bardstown
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Tue - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: on Yelp: http://www.yelp.com/biz/the-rickhouse-restaurant-and-lounge-bardstown
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English first
Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Drinks, shrimp and grits, steaks, salads, sides ,and service were all superb!!! We definitely recommend and will be returning in the future.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

I called late on Saturday to make reservations for that same night and they were more than accommodating. We had a drink at the bar while they finished getting our table put together. The food was incredible. You either have to order the 11 cheese mac n cheese or the 11 cheese scalloped potatoes. Both were wonderful!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Nice atmosphere, but a little disappointed in food. Even though we ate fairly early they were out of some choices. The steak was highly recommended, but was only average....hard to get a proper medium rare

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Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I love the rick house. Anytime there is a special occasion or a friend in from out of town, I make a point to come here. Whether its to eat my favorite meal (steak, scalloped potatoes, and salad) or to have a few drinks... it is always the best of time!

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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Mediocre service. A weird barkeep. (Couldn't make a rye sour..) Okay food. It's a cute restaurant, though.

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Shelbyville, Tennessee
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We asked some locals where we should go for dinner on a Saturday evening. The Rickhouse was not on their list. After reviewing the "Dining Guild" we chose the Rickhouse. Very hard to find, signage is minimal and hard to see. I was looking forward to a sampling of Bourbons; I understood from an ad that Bourbon was one of... More 

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Charleston wv
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

In town on business. From previous reviews seemed like a good place for a steak and a couple of drinks. Sat at the bar and ordered a popular brand of whiskey with coke. I was informed that the only bartender was on vacation. They couldn't find what I ordered and didn't know enough to offer something similar. I asked about... More 

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Dayton, OH
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Kind of hard to find in the dark. It's across the street from the municipal building. As you're looking at the restaurant's building, the entrance to the Rickhouse is on the left side - you walk down steps, the restaurant is partially below grade. Nice place. Kind of upscale rustic. Before we went, we were waiting for our traveling companions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

We did not have a reservation but were able to be worked in. I did see that some who came later weren't as lucky as business did pick up, so I would recommend getting one. We had an absolutely wonderful waitress named Amanda. She was very attentive, and knowledgeable about the menu and the extensive bourbon selection. We both got... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

That pretty much sums it up. We waited at least 15 minutes for our beverages...how long does it take to get some coffee? Eventually we got our appetizer, and about 30 minutes after that we finally got our entrees. And the waiter got our order wrong, too. We wouldn't go back; the food is ok, but not worth that kind... More 

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Additional Information about The Rickhouse Restaurant & Lounge

Address: 112 Xavier Dr., Bardstown, KY
Phone Number: 502-348-2832
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
Open Hours:
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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