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Cracker Barrel

1780 E Center St, Madisonville, KY 42431
270-821-5444
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Ranked #17 of 60 Restaurants in Madisonville
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Aug 7, 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Madisonville, Kentucky
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Cracker Barrel is a favorite...always eat at Cracker Barrel when traveling. Haven't had a bad meal at any restaurant. Madisonville have some pretty awesome employees and great food. Love stopping here...

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Madisonville, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

I would like to just say I don't get out much, but when I do Cracker Barrel is about the only Restaurant I will go to. I am always greeted by nice retail ladies, and there is one Hostess that I absolutely Love Joleigh I beleive. Can't forget a beautiful name like that she is about the sweetest young lady... More

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Southwest Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I was driving very early one morning to make a flight, I decided to stop and have some breakfast and coffee. I got there 10 minutes before they opened, so I sat on a bench by the front door. Soon a women walked past me and turned off an alarm for the front door and then unlocked the door and... More

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Evansville,In.
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My husband and I were traveling through Kentucky and decided to pull of the interstate in Madisonville, Ky. for some comfort food. It was 4:00 p.m. on a Monday night. As we sat down, we overheard a couple at the table next to us complaining to the waitress and asking several times to see the manager of the restaurant. We... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This place can always be depended on for a good experience when comfort food is on the menu. Staff is always helpful and courteous.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Hostess wasn't very friendly, older lady, never saw her smile. Our waitress was a young man, a "rising star" and he was late to our table but nice young man. Food wasn't as good as other Cracker Barrels, very busy though. Picked up a four pack of sodas, had only three in it, the cashier didn't offer to get some... More

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Knoxville, TN
Top Contributor
130 reviews 130 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I ate here alone the night before a half marathon to carb load. Service was super fast! Food was good and staff was very friendly. I loved the mac and cheese! And the biscuits were great. Server if brought me extra in a to go box for my breakfast the next morning ( I was staying at the hotel walking... More

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Dawson Springs, Kentucky
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59 reviews 59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We've all eaten at Cracker Barrel. Not great but usually consistent. We decided to stop in for breakfast. No wait for a table...good so far. Waited a long time for anyone to show up to our table .Still ok we enjoy each others company and talked.We had a simple order..Old timers breakfast and a sausage biscuit and apples. From my... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is the first time in many visits to Cracker Barrel that I was disappointed with my meal. I ordered the fried catfish and it was dry and had too much breading - I have had it before at other locations and it was great.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

I am not really a fan of Cracker Barrel's food, but love shopping in their store. We do not have any in our state.

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