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Jean Farris Winery

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$$$
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar
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6825 Old Richmond Rd, Lexington, KY 40515
+1 859-263-9463
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: We sit in the heart of all that is great, with a view that is timeless. We...
We sit in the heart of all that is great, with a view that is timeless. We have taken these products, crafted and grown from across the state and region to create the wine, food, spirits, and cocktails that have made the name Jean Farris so much more than just a brand. For us Jean Farris is the wine, but it is at home on a table filled with friends. It's home is Kentucky.
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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 10
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  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great locally sourced, fresh food. service could be significantly improved

The food at Jean Farris simply does not disappoint. From the opening appetizer of a cheese board to the crescendo of dessert, the meal is unmatched. On the. Other hand, the service can be improved. In January around 5:15 p.m., we were seated in the enclosed porch area. It was freezing! The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
VAD859
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Danville
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
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Lexington
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276 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We have eaten here before, and have been disappointed. A friend likes to dine here, so we thought we'd try JF again. The malbec we ordered was one of their better reds, and was OK for $32. Everything is a la carte here. One diner ordered the garden pasta which she liked, another ordered the salmon special, and two diners... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is our favorite eating establishment in Lexington. We have never been disappointed with the selection of unique foods, from appetizers to desserts. If you are a foodie, Jean Farris is a must.

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Danville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

The food at Jean Farris simply does not disappoint. From the opening appetizer of a cheese board to the crescendo of dessert, the meal is unmatched. On the. Other hand, the service can be improved. In January around 5:15 p.m., we were seated in the enclosed porch area. It was freezing! The portable heaters were not turned on although three... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We visited your winery while traveling recently. We chose to taste the sweet wines. Our server barely noticed we were there. She was serving what appeared to be three regulars their cocktails. When she finally brought us our tastings, she didn't take the time to explain what we were tasting. She just walked away. We had to call her back... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Hate to ding a restaurant after one visit, but I won't be back here even if travels take us back through the area. We arrived on a rainy sunday afternoon and there was 1 table with people for lunch. We were seated by the same young lady that eventually greeted us at the hostess stand. And I do mean, eventually.... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I wouldn't go back. The food isn't bad but at these prices it should be much better. Their wines are nothing to write home about either.

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Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This is a wonderful winery, especially for those who like their wines dry and complex...although, there are a few sweeter choices. The server was cordial, very professional and appropriately attentive and helpful. We loved the wines and stayed for dinner and the food was excellent and the service was fantastic. This was our second visit, we purchased bottles of wine... More 

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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I was in Lexington visiting some friends for the weekend. We were looking for an outdoor venue to have a couple of drinks since it was a gorgeous Sunday afternoon. We decided to go to Jean Farris Winery and I was not disappointed. My friends had been before, however, this was my first visit to the winery, definitely not my... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Service was very slow. Forty five minutes after we ordered they brought rolls that tasted like they were prepackaged. Our food was overlooked. My pork roast special was like leather and my husbands fish was very dry. The wine was outstanding though. It's more like a bar with bar food but very expensive. Not worth the trip. I'm giving it... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My family went to dinner last night with my parents (group of five), and we had a great evening at Jean Farris. I would have given this five stars if the service had been up-to-par with the food. We ordered a cheese board that was excellent, and then we all ordered soups, salads and main courses. The server forgot my... More 

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Additional Information about Jean Farris Winery

Address: 6825 Old Richmond Rd, Lexington, KY 40515
Phone Number: +1 859-263-9463
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 36
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6825 Old Richmond Rd, Lexington, KY 40515
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-263-9463

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 36
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions

Description

We sit in the heart of all that is great, with a view that is timeless. We have taken these products, crafted and grown from across the state and region to create the wine, food, spirits, and cocktails that have made the name Jean Farris so much more than just a brand. For us Jean Farris is the wine, but it is at home on a table filled with friends. It's home is Kentucky.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?