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Frisch's Big Boy

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2871 S Highway 27, Somerset, KY 42501-3048
606-679-8777
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 5
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  • 8
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Typical Frisch's

They are pretty consistently like most other Big Boys. There biscuits and gravy are sure good. Their vegetable soup is also very good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
lindaloucombs
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Somerset, Kentucky
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  • Families with children
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Portland, Tennessee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Only popped in for a late evening dessert. We had cherry and apple pie al a mode and it was excellent, as was the service. Thumbs up for them.

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Somerset, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

They are pretty consistently like most other Big Boys. There biscuits and gravy are sure good. Their vegetable soup is also very good.

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Greendale, Wisconsin, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The Somerset Bigboy is like going back into the past when burgers and fries were the meal of choice. The salad bar is very inviting and comfort food entrees are very good. Prices are reasonable and service is good.

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Somerset, Kentucky
Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The BBQ pork and cole slaw sandwich is a great choice. The hook and ladder can go either way. They have one of the most technology enhanced coke machines on the planet, unlimited refills.

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

Its OK if your in the mode for a big boy burger. The staff that waited on us was friendly. We did see a few of the other staff have a heated disagreement in front of us and other guest.

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Morristown, Tennessee, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014 via mobile

The soup and salad bar were OK but not anything to brag about. The waitress was rude and when I paid my bill I was barely acknowledged. I had some time to kill and went back to get out of the heat and ordered the Fire and Ice Cheesecake. It was amazing! Service was good, a different waitress!

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Newburgh, Indiana
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39 reviews 39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Stopped in for lunch. Salad bar was very minimal; burger was pretty good. But for what it cost me for a burger, fries and the salad bar, I could've had a much better meal elsewhere. I won't be going back.

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Owingsville, Kentucky
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Food was hot. The bar was well stocked. The only thing wrong was the donut holes and muffins were stale.

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Indianapolis
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638 reviews 638 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
381 helpful votes 381 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I grew up on Frisch's in Ohio. When ever I am in this area, I grab a little of my past by stopping by for some of the vegetable soup and a salad with Frisch's thousand island dressing (and sometimes a sandwich). The food here is always good but the conditions are definitely going downhill. I put out four soup... More 

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Nancy, Kentucky
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

The staff were horrible. Our server was busing tables, playing hostess, cashier, and cook. They need to hire more staff so the good staff can do their jobs.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2871 S Highway 27, Somerset, KY 42501-3048
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: 606-679-8777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Family Fare

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm

Questions & Answers

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