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Bill's Restaurant

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Grand Rivers, KY
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Brunswick, Georgia
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129 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Bill's is part of Patti's 1880's Settlement and actually shares the kitchen: the night we were there, the specials in both restaurants were identical. Patti definitely has lock on this town! Inns, restaurants, mini golf, shops...you name it, Patti owns it. Why do I point this out? You will wait a long time for a table at Patti's restaurant, when... More 

Thank Laurie E
Swansea, Illinois
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

We've been to Patti's a couple of times but could not get reservations there for a Friday at 6pm. The lady on the phone made reservations at Mr. Bills for us instead. The menu and prices are exactly the same, but this side of the operation seems to have a little more space between the tables, and a little less... More 

1 Thank Lynn S
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

We love Patti's but Bill's side is our favorite. Quieter and rooms not as crowded. Same great food. Go at Christmas to see the decorations.

Thank Robin N
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

Mr.Bill's is much like Patti's in menu, and price,but it beats Patt's in service. The serving staff was much more efficient and friendlier. The food was as expected. We had dined at Patti's several times and was familiar with the menu.The difference was the serving staff's attitude and efficiency. My advice to management would be to cherish your servers and... More 

3 Thank Bloodhnd41
Dallas, Texas
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2,380 reviews
1,728 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 942 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

There were eight in the family group and when Patti’s was called for reservations they advised none were available and we would have to dine at Bill’s which is a part of the same location and restaurant complex. Our reservations were for 7PM and we arrived at 6:50PM and were told there would be a wait. We eventually got seated... More 

3 Thank texaswillie
Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The kitchen was HOPPING, service was great. We stayed at Patti's Inn so the package included a gift card for dinner or whatever you wanted. The 2 inch porkchops were amazing, so was the stuffed filet. I don't know what the other complaints are about. We had a reservation for 7:15pm, we went in at 7:18

1 Thank Kimberley L
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182 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

Let's face it Mr Bill's is really Patti's Restaurant's overflow. They send you here if there are long waits for Patti's next door. Right next door. Same menu, food, themes, prices, etc. and same thick, thick pork chops. Pricey. I really prefer lunch, a soup and salad is always good here and much cheaper than dinner. Sometimes the rest rooms... More 

1 Thank Coff33
Russellville, Kentucky
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We attempted reservations as Patti's; however, they were full and we were unable to make reservations until 8:15 pm. Decided to try Mr. Bill's which is simply an duplicate of Patti's with the same decor and menu. and is adjacent to Patti's. Nice gift shop and gardens. It too was crowded, but the food was good and the service was... More 

Thank helenmwilson
Butler, Kentucky
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Did not have reservations at Patti's so we were offered "Bill's" for a 20 minute wait. It was great. Same food and service as Patti's as well as their mile high pie. Tip - if you are staying in the area buy at whole pie from the bakery and eat it later. Cheaper than buying in the restaurant and much... More 

1 Thank Mommatoots
Lexington, Kentucky
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

Mr. Bills is just an extension of Patti's. The decor is just as amazing and the food comes from the same kitchen as Patti's. The neat thing is if you go to Patti's and there is a long wait, they will send you around the corner to Mr. Bills and they take you right in...no waiting (even if there is... More 

2 Thank 54shellyt

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Rivers, KY
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Grand Rivers

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