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Knotty Pine on the Bayou

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6302 Licking Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076-8801
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“etouffee” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
6302 Licking Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076-8801
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to one of my favorite restaurants for my birthday. We love it there! Great etouffee and when they have Chilean Sea Bass we always get it. Never fails that it is excellent food. If the bass is not on special, we often get the...More

Thank DianaBTravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! Outstanding! Excellent! Phenomenal! Incredible! Amazing! Tasty! Delicious! ...should I keep going : ) It pays to eat where the locals go that's for sure...This place was off the beaten path for us but well worth the extra 5 minutes off the freeway. This place...More

Thank Repsol_SP
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Love the food, waiters/waitresses & bartenders and ambiance. The drinks are especially cold too and delivered right on time

Thank Mary Beth S
Reviewed August 2, 2018

We went here for our anniversary and it was soooo good. The food was excellent. The service was excellent. The atmosphere was excellent. I can't wait to go back.

Thank brendasbf_10
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

A little off the beaten path, but the Knotty Pine came highly recommended. We stopped by for a weeknight dinner and was pleased with the authentic New Orleans flavors. Started with the shrimp cocktail which had huge, fresh shrimp and spicy cocktail sauce. We ordered...More

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Was looking for something different, and had heard good things. Was not disappointed, good and drinks were excellent, with great service.

Thank Glebigdog
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We recently went to dinner on a Saturday night with 3 couples. We enjoyed the Alligator and oyster appetizers and everyone enjoyed their entrees which included fried catfish, grilled halibut, grilled scallops and the 3 time favorite sea bass. The only thing we all agreed...More

Thank dminn650
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

I requested of the desk clerk at a Hampton and he enthusiastically suggested Knotty Pine on the Bayou 4 miles away. We expected something else, perhaps a midwestern menu but were we surprised. Low country boil, etouffee, and others I had not eaten since last...More

Thank Lloyd D
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We ate here on a Thursday evening during a long weekend in Cincinnati. This was our favorite meal of all. Hubby had the strip steak and boiled potatoes, along with salad. I had the Caju n sampler-out of this world! But huge, could easily be...More

Thank pharmgal
Reviewed May 20, 2018

tight quarters for our business group . food was very good. be prepared to wait for periodic service, but that may be part of the laid back bayou experience. we ate inside the restaurant, and it looks like it would be a neat place to...More

Thank williams63122
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6302 Licking Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076-8801
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Cold Spring
  • Phone Number: 859-781-2200
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