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Red Rooster Cafe

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118 E Main St, Danville, KY 40422-1638
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Asheboro, North Carolina
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing through and wanted a good local breakfast and we got it here! The bacon was crispy and the pancakes were awesome! We will be back!

Thank rachcallicutt
Danville, Kentucky
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

This is a wonderful restaurant. A truly local stop. They serve up country cooked meals that always taste fresh! There are lots of locals chatting about. The wait staff is always friendly and eager to give you refills! The food is excellent, especially the breakfast. The building itself is adorably decorated. The location is okay though the parking lot can... More 

Thank a1217
Palm Beach, Florida
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112 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

If I was in this town on a daily basis this would be my morning breakfast spot the people are wonderful and the food fantastic

Thank Shaunmthompson
Oak Park, Illinois
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318 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Very, very country in the very best way. Barn like ambience. Basically their thing is the buffet which I think opens at 11 AM. They close at 3 and the first time I went there I got there about 2:30 and they were closing down the buffet but allowed me to pick from what was left. It was delicious. Went... More 

Thank gstrange8
Danville, Kentucky
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

This restaurant is now called AJ's Cafe. They have a nice buffet and also a menu. Lots of locals eat here.

1 Thank kygirl40422
Danville, Kentucky
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

If you want country cooking, this is the place. Lots of locals go here for breakfast, lunch or even supper. A large variety of dishes, plate lunches and even a buffet are offered.

Thank 873sue
Louisville, Kentucky
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Don't let the front door fool you. Large open restaurant with cute decor. We ate lunch - my companion had the grilled pork loin with country style green beans and brussels sprouts. I had a bacon cheeseburger and fries. It was all good, filling and arrived at our table piping hot. Only complaint (for the meat & veggies) was the... More 

Thank mkmarl01
Pensacola Beach, Florida
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We enjoyed the "country diner" atmosphere and the friendly service. Burgers and fries were excellent!

Thank flipflop650
Danville, Kentucky
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

I absolutely love the people who work here!! You would think you are family with them! The food is amazing too and I love the taco salads!!

Thank Jazmyn W
Danville, KY
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199 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

Step back in the past for tasty country cooking. My husband finds things on the menu he hasn't had in years. Delightful staff.

Thank Alicia N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 E Main St, Danville, KY 40422-1638
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: 859-236-2394

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?