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Guthrie's River House

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6075 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY
606-802-2922
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: the location is south on by pass 27 of Somerset and just north of...
the location is south on by pass 27 of Somerset and just north of Burnside, overlooking Lake Cumberland in south-central Kentucky.
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Visitor rating
  • 67
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Another great evening at Guthrie's

Once again, we had a great time with great service at Guthrie's. We were a party of eight and just had appetizers. The food was delicious and even though they were very busy we had excellent service. Will recommend to everyone.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Van1701
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Somerset, Kentucky
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Somerset, Kentucky
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Once again, we had a great time with great service at Guthrie's. We were a party of eight and just had appetizers. The food was delicious and even though they were very busy we had excellent service. Will recommend to everyone.

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San Antonio, Texas
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I loved the Bourban Sauce on my steak. Everything we ate was wonderful and seasoned perfectly. I've never had a steak cooked to perfection - but this one was! Loved the waitress- very personable and checked on us frequently. I had a mixed green salad and the dressing was homemade ranch- wonderful stuff! Don't be swayed by the price- it's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I bought an appetizer of artichoke and spinach dip. The dip was slightly cold and not too tasty. It was $10. Being a vegetarian it is hard to find items on menus and at Guthrie's this appetizer was the only vegetarian item.

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chicago
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My husband and I regularly eat here. The food is always good, and the waitstaff friendly. The Martini flights are exceptional. Sitting out on the porch in the summer is spectacular, with the sunset view in the evening over Lake Cumberland. For a romantic, delicious meal, you can't go wrong.

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Richmond, Kentucky
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

The NY strip steak special with crab stuffed poppers & potato au-gratin. Steak was correctly cooked to order (rare) but was a little lacking in flavor - might have been a cheaper cut or frozen too long. Poppers had a lot of heat (a good thing) but were a tad underdone - the potatoes were heaven sent. Do know -... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I'll start with YUMMMM.....Just stopped in for dinner with four other girl friends & we were all impressed. I had or tasted all of these items listed here; pecan encrusted chicken with sweet potato purée, crab stuffed mushrooms, creme brûlée, caramel & pecan cheese cake & their key lime pie........oh my, it's all great!! Fresh ingredients & we'll put together... More 

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West Frankfort, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We went to Guthrie's while visiting Lake Cumberland! It was absolutely delicious! Get the chicken nachos as an appetizer! The chips are home made and so good!

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I don't know who the Guthries were/are/may be - but I know this, the personal touch is evident in every part of their operation. Nothing fancy, just excellent. This is my favorite place in Somerset and has never disappointed. Enjoy!

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Chickamauga, Georgia
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I was in town for a business meeting and visited Guthrie's and was not disappointed. The atmosphere was great and the food was very good. I would recommend a visit if you're in Somerset.

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Columbia, Kentucky
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Guthrie's is basically a Mom & Pop restaurant that tries very hard to provide quality food and ambience. The food can be very good, but then again it can be lacking in quality. I also find the wait staff to be a little unsure of themselves, as what comes out of the kitchen is not consistent from visit to visit.... More 

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Additional Information about Guthrie's River House

Address: 6075 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY
Phone Number: 606-802-2922
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Somerset
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6075 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: 606-802-2922

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

the location is south on by pass 27 of Somerset and just north of Burnside, overlooking Lake Cumberland in south-central Kentucky.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?