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204 N Gratz St, Midway, KY 40347
859-846-9485
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Salad

Southwest Chicken was tasty. Menu is thin on sides that are low carb & low calorie. Service was excellent and the atmosphere was local proud. There is also a caboose close by!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
Brian C
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Paris, Kentucky
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Paris, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Southwest Chicken was tasty. Menu is thin on sides that are low carb & low calorie. Service was excellent and the atmosphere was local proud. There is also a caboose close by!

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Fairhope
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Love their hot brown sandwich. Large portions so bring an appetite. They also have yummy blackberry pie! Very reasonably priced and located about a 5 minute drive from I- 64. Great place to eat! We come here every time we visit the Lexington - Midway area.

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Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Located in the small town of Midway, we stopped for lunch at Darlin Jean's. Inside it immediately reminded me of an Irish pub. The service was excellent , but the Chef Salads were AMAZING! We each ordered a salad with different dressings. Many of the dressings were made on site. The salads were filled with meats, various vegetables, and crisp... More 

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Midway, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I'm just not a fan of white bread and processed cheese, and the salad is way overpriced for what you get. My son really loves the debris sandwich, though. And my friend raved over the french onion soup. And the cobbler is excellent.

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Frankfort, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I meet with a friend about once a month for lunch. Today we visited Darlin' Jean's. The prices are about average. Service was great! The food was good. I had the hot brown and my friend had the catfish Po' Boy. We both agreed that while our food was good it was average. And we were glad we chose to... More 

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Louisville, KY
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

First, let me say I have been there in the past and not had any problems. However, on this particular trip I ordered the debris sandwich which was cut in two. the first half was fine but as I was eating the second half I detected a very strong taste of mold and was forced to get up to seek... More 

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Midway, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We are locals and we recently went to Darlin Jean's with family who were visiting. Everyone enjoyed their various sandwiches and salads. We all agreed they tasted fresh and the bread was above average. The waitress was extremely friendly, upbeat and efficient. The decor is unpretentious but pleasant. There is a good selection of beers (and other drinks). Highly recommend... More 

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Flatwoods, KY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

First time here. Loved everything! Tried the Bagel melt with baked potato casserole. Delish! Oh, and then there's dessert....blackberry cobbler. Have mercy! And my waitress, Sam, was super nice!! I'll be back soon

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MIDWAY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Darlin Jean's is family run restaurant names after the Matriarch of the family. This is one of our favorite restaurants in Midway. The foods is excellent and the prices are good. They have local wines and serve an excellent Kentucky Hot Brown.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Traveling from Cincinnati to lake cumberland, we like to take in little towns along the way. Midway was just that! Cute spot to stop. A few shops and a great selection of restaurants. Had a fabulous monte cristo sandwich and big ben sandwich at Darlin Jeans. The service was great! We'll stop again for sure

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 204 N Gratz St, Midway, KY 40347
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Midway
  • Phone Number: 859-846-9485

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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