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American, Barbecue
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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All reviews brisket fried potatoes mac cheese carrot cake sandwich bread pancakes great bbq bbq joint sweet sauce from scratch hole in the wall sweet tea food was great bourbon trail tender sides
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Reviewed October 17, 2020

Stopped in for lunch between distillery visits. Husband had brisket dinner - brisket and 2 sides; fried potatoes and mac & cheese. I had brisket sandwich and FF. Also had cornbread and bought a piece of chocolate cake to take home. All the food was...great. Prices very reasonable. Wished we had time to go again.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 17, 2020 via mobile

The food was excellent! My husband ordered the ribs and I ordered brisket. The brisket comes as a sandwich but I tossed the bun and had plenty to eat. The beans were great too. Corn bread is sweet, so it depends on what you like....The building was probably an old country store, not an outer appearance that will draw you in. But all barbecue fans know not to pay too much attention to the building. Service wasn’t speedy, but it wasn’t terrible either. All in all, it’s great food and that is what counts. I highly recommend!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed July 13, 2020 via mobile

We went off the beaten path and almost missed this little place. Doesn't look like much but the ribs were fall off the bone and the corn cakes had great flavor..no ambiance but good food!

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed June 25, 2020

I have high hopes for this place... My pulled pork was like something out of a Lloyd’s container and my wife’s brisket never saw the inside of a smoker...

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 12, 2020

Found this place while touring Bourbon Distillery’s near Bardstown. This place knocked it outta the park. It looked like a ZZ Top reunion when we walked in and only got better. Had the full slab of ribs with macaroni and cheese, homemade potatoes. Everything is...from scratch and the ribs are slow cooked starting at 2:30 am each day. Had some peach cobbler for desert and loved it. Nobody at the table had a complaint and the cornbread was made like a pancake and awesome. Icing on the cake was when the owner who appeared to be in his late 80’s sat down with us. Can’t discuss the conversation it might offend you but a definite must if your on the bourbon trail.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed June 11, 2020

Outside of Bardstown, Ky 999 Bloomfield is the best BBQ you can have. Our waitress talked about her grandfather smoking the meats. Tender fall off the bone ribs, grandma's mac and cheese and great baked beans. As we were finishing up with some awesome carrot...cake, Grandpa walked in from the smoker and talked with us for about 15 minutes. Well worth the trip for the food and even more if you get to meet grandpa, Best BBQ I have found, can't wait to head back. You also have to try to cornbread, its a pancake and is moist and great with the cinnamon butterMore

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

If you see an old guy sitting out side by a smoker you need to stop. Don't judge a restaurant by how the place looks from the outside. This is some great food. really enjoyed our lunch

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 1, 2019 via mobile

The pork chop breakfast sandwich is phenomenal. Service was great as well. Only bad thing was the taste of my ice water.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2019 via mobile

what's lacking in decor was made up in flavor! had the pork chop sandwich - it was very good. others said bbq was good. folks were friendly, diner atmosphere

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019

I got the pork chop dinner! That pork chop was huge and delicious! Super tender! The Mac n cheese was very good and so were the fried potatoes. Fast friendly service!

Date of visit: June 2019
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