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Giuseppe's Ristorante Italiano

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4456 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40515-4619
(859) 272-4269
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Always Great

This restaurant is always consistently good. Food is always great and service is always attentive. I enjoy the music as well. Great varied items on the menu, so something for everyone

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 21, 2015
Filly2440
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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94 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

There is nothing great about this place. The food is mediocre at best. They boast about hearing the music throughout. False I heard conversations of the guests. Unfortunately my girlfriend didn't get reservations. Maybe I could say the music was good. The food was not worth the price. You could get just as good quality at a Fazoli's. So if... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This restaurant is always consistently good. Food is always great and service is always attentive. I enjoy the music as well. Great varied items on the menu, so something for everyone

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Lexington, Kentucky
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311 reviews 311 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Giuseppe's is a great location for a special dinner. The ambiance is very romantic and the service is top-notch. The food is clearly prepared by a chef with lots of care and attention to detail. The wine list is great, and the desserts are wonderful. All is all, you will have a great experience at Giuseppe's.

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Danville
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

On 12/18/14, my husband and I hosted a party if 19 at Guisseppe's. As usual, the food was delicious and the server, attentative. From a constructive standpoint, I would note the following: 1). For a party of 19, we should have been assigned more than one dedicated,server. Granted, she did a good job but the plating and sequence of drinks....appetizers...entree...dessert... More 

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chicago
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65 reviews 65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The food was very good but parking can be a bit dicey. The staff was helpful and very attentive. We love a good Garlic pasta so we are easy to please.

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Edgewood, Kentucky
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102 reviews 102 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

We drove in from the north to meet out in laws here. Had a martini. Wasn't great. (Bad start). I ended up getting spaghetti and meatballs. It was good but what can you do with spaghetti and meatballs? My husband and I have been here twice. Both times we left unimpressed. Overall, it's not bad but it's not a dining... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The go-to restaurant for Italian food in Lexington. I have had so many different menu items and have never been disappointed. The baked shells stuffed with chicken were excellent on this visit. The fried ravioli appetizer was also great. Service was impeccable as usual. I can't wait to return. My only complaint: it's a little expensive for Italian food.

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Lexington, Kentucky
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The service was fantastic and so was the food. We ordered scallops and they were good, though not seared to our liking. The food is a bit overpriced compared to Belle Note and almost as good.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I am a bit biased on this, as it is also the place where we got engaged, but this has always been a great restaurant. The variety of dishes they have, and to pull them all off very well, is suited to be able to accommodate any discerning palate. I cannot point to a favorite dish, as each has different... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

One of our favorite go-to places in Lexington. Great food, and chef will customize! Bar is cozy, atmosphere is great.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4456 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40515-4619
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: (859) 272-4269

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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