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My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

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602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
502-348-7500
Today
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Interesting experience

My husband and I have gone on the dinner train twice now. It is a fun ride and the food is good but not exceptional - which is to be expected given the venue. The train is very interesting, the trip is a good length and we enjoyed it enough to do it twice. I doubt that we would do... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
lizandkats
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Chicago
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English first
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The portion sizes alone are enough to be impressive, but the prime rib was so delicious!! Everything was fresh and hot. It was a little cramped for seating because we had our infant daughter (it was the family excursion but we were the only one with a baby) but the view is really nice, and we had fun!

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Fort Knox, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

My fiancé suprised me with a reservation for dinner in train a few days prior to valentine day. I did not expect it to be so perfect for the occasion. The ride is about 2 miles out and last for about 2 hours. The waiting area mimic an old train station with a bar were you are invited to order... More 

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Chicago
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My husband and I have gone on the dinner train twice now. It is a fun ride and the food is good but not exceptional - which is to be expected given the venue. The train is very interesting, the trip is a good length and we enjoyed it enough to do it twice. I doubt that we would do... More 

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Kentucky
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91 reviews 91 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My husband and I spent New Years eve on the dinner train. Food was good, service was excellent and atmosphere is relaxed. Would go again but do a day trip in spring or fall. Overall fun time!

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Rode the train for the New Years Excursion. First course was a pastry with cheese and spinach, good flavor but it was cold. Second course was a salad and I chose Caesar. Lettuce was limp and was swimming in the abundance of dressing. I asked the server to replace it and she did with the dressing on the side. Lettuce... More 

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Burlington, Kentucky, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Visited My old Kentucky Dinner Train for the lunch excursion on Sat. Dec 28, 2014. It was everything I hoped for when treating my family to something special. The train is beautiful inside as well as the Depot as you are waiting to board. The food was excellent, beautifully served and delicious. The service was also superb, well dressed and... More 

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TN
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I decided to do the mystery dinner train as a gift to each other! A much enjoyable night!! The food was superb and I highly recommend the prime rib! We wondered how they would do the play, but they made it work. Not much for props and costumes, but you got the jest of it without the... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We just had our annual department Christmas get together, and the dinner train was our treat. I'm still over full, as I write this, two hours later. I had a very hard time making a selection from the outstanding menu. I finally chose the Lobster Pot Pie. However, I heard comments from others who had the Beef Bourguignon and the... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

We booked a train ride for the lunch and from the time we walked into the depot until we walked off the train almost 3 hours later, was a superb trip and experience. The train ride, while in the winter, was still very scenic---probably would be better when the leaves and vegetation was grown out. The food was OUTSTANDING, a... More 

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Cold Spring, Kentucky
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

My husband surprised me with dinner on the train to celebrate our anniversary. We got there a little early and my husband got a drink at the bar. I was going to get a drink they had on their list with champagne, until they said that they didn't have any champagne at the bar, only on the train. Duh then,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: 502-348-7500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 am - 12:00 am

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