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My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

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602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
+1 502-348-7300
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“prime rib” (34 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
“baked potato” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic! My husband and I had a wonderful time! The meal was extremely delicious, the service was wonderful, and the atmosphere was very pleasant. We commented afterwards that the entire experience was done with excellence. We highly recommend them!

Thank Deanna L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had not been on a train since I was a child. All aboard... great bar and seating area as you wait for boarding. We were escorted to our table through this beautiful dining car compete with red velvet appointments. I was transported back in...More

Thank Leah L
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

This was a unique trip. It lasted about 2 hours. You go slow on the way down,they reverse the engines& u go back the same way you came. We did the lunch train. Food was good. I just thought the whole excursion was pricey. You...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

What a nice , nice time!! The train is do pretty and the food was very good. Great size portions and presentation was nice! The deserts were very good as well! We really enjoyed the afternoon!!

Thank LuvinMomx3
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Loved the trip and the food. It was very interesting just wish the trip was even longer! It would be a great family adventure.

Thank Becky262017
Reviewed November 9, 2017

The setting of the train car was great and the food was unbelievable! It's one of the best meals ever, and the portions are large! The food is cooked right there on the train, and you can tell by it's freshness. We were able to...More

Thank R-L J
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Great trip! Food was very good and the servers were wonderful!! We had Lisa and she was awesome! If we lived closer we would definitely go back! Cute little town!

Thank Lyndsay R
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We are very surprised about this, my wife calls me a food snob and I was very happy with the whole dinning experience. The prime rib was cooked to profection and nice sized bake potato with all of the trimmings. The wait staff did a...More

Thank Petersnski
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

The food and service was excellent but the train ride itself was disappointing. There wasn't much scenery mostly trees and they didn't point out the points of interest mentioned in the brochure. The chairs made the ride very long and couldn't wait till it was...More

3  Thank Tanya L
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Ten couple who went for a friends and family gathering event. The train ride was nice as Lief refurbished train cars were reminiscent of earlier times. The same way was pleasant on the run out for the first hour and 15 minutes what the run...More

4  Thank 1va-gentleman
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Rick B
February 3, 2018|
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Response from kdpsgumby | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. There is a schedule on the website that lists all times.
November 25, 2017|
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Response from 1va-gentleman | Reviewed this property |
probably can but call the office to verify. train is a little pricey and they expect a tip based on the total price, not just the food portion, which they don't break out. i tipped on the food portion as i estimated it to... More
Wanda L
August 19, 2017|
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Response from CRW77 | Reviewed this property |
You have to buy the other seats to have the table reserved just for two. Basically, you pay double.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$60 - $109
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-348-7300
My Old Kentucky Dinner Train serves the Kentucky community to create a fine dining experience like no other. While aboard the beautifully restored 1940's dining cars, passengers experience a 2 1/2 hour journey throughout beautiful Kentucky countryside, passing through the Bernheim Forest over a wooden trestle bridge and by famous distilleries such as Four Roses and Jim Beam. Indulge in a gourmet, multi-course lunch or dinner prepared fresh on board by our renowned culinary team. Included in your ticket price is the excursion, meal, and all non-alcoholic beverages. We also have a full service bar on board. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train regularly schedules specialty excursions and has group pricing available for groups of all shapes and sizes. Have a group and don't see a date on the schedule that works for you? Give us a call to talk about opening up a new run.
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