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Guthrie's River House

6075 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY
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Ranked #4 of 79 Restaurants in Somerset
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: 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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Science Hill, Kentucky
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I had the ribeye, my fiance had the salmon special. We were both really pleased, and will definitely be back. It's hard to get something special in Somerset (or Burnside), but the River House is the exception to that rule.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

Went here on a double-date for prom. It was an good place to go for that because it's a bit of a fancy place and was expensive but not unreasonable. Lovely view of the lake, good service. It is your basic fancy restaurant. The place is rarely busy, which could be a pro or con depending on if you like... More 

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Pinehurst, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is a great place to eat. The service is great, you come in once and they remember who you are. The food is good. One thing I would like to see changed is the menu. It has been the same for awhile. The bartender Nathan is great, very attentive and if you have been there before, when he see's... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Wonderful Food and nice atmosphere! We found this little jewel by accident. When we arrived the staff were very friendly and the atmosphere was just right for a nice evening. We had the ribeye steak which was perfect!

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KY
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The food here at the River House is good. The steaks are great but I cant say that I think they are better than Texas Road House. The only draw back in my opinion are the prices are a little on the expensive side. You do get the nice atmosphere and the view of the lake. In warm weather there... More 

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Russell Springs, Kentucky
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My husband and I just moved to the area and wanted to celebrate our 40th anniversary at a really nice place. From the reviews, we chose Guthries River House. Although it was raining, we chose to sit on the patio and really enjoyed the view. However, after pointedly asking the waiter about the freshness of the fish, to which he... More 

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Avon, Indiana, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is the best restaurant in and around Somerset, KY. Great view of the lake with partio seating. Steaks and ribs are the best! Great service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Guthrie's is a favorite! They have a great selection of food from appetizers to full dinner. The food is tasty and presentation is very nice. The staff is friendly and courteous, very efficient. The cost may be a little more, but still a good value considering the quality of the food. Oh yes, the view of the Lake is absolutely... More 

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Glendale, Kentucky
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

When I travel I always seek out locally owned restaurants as the chain food gets so boring. We actually took our entire office to Guthrie's for dinner on a Wednesday night. We were able to sit on the patio which made it really nice. The menu selection was very large with something for everyone. It seemed that everyone in our... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Very nice steaks and catfish with an unbelievable view of the Cumberland River Gorge. The manager is involved and the restaurant staff is professional and courteous.

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Additional Information about Guthrie's River House

Address: 6075 South Highway 27, Somerset, KY
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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