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Colonial Cottage

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3140 Dixie Hwy, Erlanger, KY 41018-1865
859-341-4498
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6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great pie

Restaurant was a cozy local place. Waitress was very sweet and informative. Tried a KY Hot Brown Sandwich since I was in KY for a vacation and had never had one before. It was good, a different experience. However the desert was amazing! I had the dutch apple pie....it was delicious! Homemade... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
Kelly M
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Bedford, Ohio
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59 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Colonial Cottage has a great buffet. there are two different buffet tables. One has breakfast and the other has lunch. oh, I forgot the 2 tables loaded with deserts and other breakfast snacks.

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Bedford, Ohio
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Restaurant was a cozy local place. Waitress was very sweet and informative. Tried a KY Hot Brown Sandwich since I was in KY for a vacation and had never had one before. It was good, a different experience. However the desert was amazing! I had the dutch apple pie....it was delicious! Homemade and perfect. Will be back.

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Burlington, Kentucky
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I have been a Cottage fan for years. Had lunch there today and ordered breakfast. The Goetta was bad. I thought it was a mistake and asked if they had changed brands and was told they did. Mistake.

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Independence, Kentucky
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116 reviews 116 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We took our parents here a birthday dinner and were pleasantly surprised. Good home cooked food. We had the cat fish nuggets, which were just OK. The sides were delicious though: mashed potatoes, hushpuppies, mac and cheese. My husband said the steak was very good as well. Also, we were there on Wednesday, which apparently is free cookie day, and... More 

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Erlanger, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Local restaurant -- good food, great beef barley soup! Locals really like the place so did I. Not a chain.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

A warm atmosphere with home cooked food, not expensive but good food. If you you are looking for 4/5 star experience this is not the place. Colonial cottage is just home cooked food and atmosphere

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Covington, Kentucky
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Last night was family nite and an all you eat fried chicken dinner served family style with mashed potatoes and green beans. The meal was fantastic and the service as always,friendly and accommodating. Love coming here for the small town courteous atmosphere and comfort food.

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Sylva, United States
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33 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We've recently moved to the area and are in the process of trying out new local restaurants. I review them on Trip Advisor and YELP before deciding where to go. We went for lunch on a Saturday and it was semi-busy. Our service was terrific - no complaints at all. My husband ordered breakfast and I ordered the country fried... More 

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Erlanger, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went there this summer and took my mom there for her birthday. The staff is friendly, outgoing and their fried chicken meal is the best fried chicken I had anywhere at a restaurant.

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Sidney, Ohio, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We went On a Sunday Right Before Lunch! Quite Busy but The food was simply amazing!! We love the atmosphere and the hospitality!! This a Must and the Chicken is a Must!!! Delish

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3140 Dixie Hwy, Erlanger, KY 41018-1865
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Erlanger
  • Phone Number: 859-341-4498

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm

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