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Carson's Food & Drink

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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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Carson’s Food and Drink welcomes you to enjoy new and exciting chef driven recipes, paired with prohibition style cocktails, hand selected wines, craft beers, Kentucky bourbons and great scotch. It’s our pleasure to serve you in our rustic, elegant and refined atmosphere.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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All reviews brunch truffle fries pork belly wedge salad scallop entree soft shell crab pretzels and beer cheese ahi poke steak ny strip french toast skewers ham the banana bread great atmosphere bloody mary portions are huge
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Reviewed today via mobile

First visit here after hearing many good things about them. Enjoyed our table on the patio, and hostess accommodated our request to sit at available table under ceiling fan. My Blackened Salmon sandwich was very good and the rest of our group enjoyed their choices...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Xface43
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Arrive at reservation time and was immediately seated. Great atmosphere! Great outdoor dinning space. Food was excellent! Service was excellent!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank IUFUND
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time in this lovely and lively restaurant with our friends with whom we were traveling, as well, as our in-town family. The menu was well varied, the patio was the perfect temperature despite the high temps outside, and there was an...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank SaraRWD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant atmosphere, excellent professional server, Tyler, and delightfully presented food. Tom had the three sausages plate with sauces and mushrooms. In spite of being a meat-loving cave woman, I ordered the portobello mushroom over roasted vegetables. Very nice variety on the menu--we'll be back.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank 403adrienneg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a city in which to stay overnight on a two day trip and a friend suggested Lexington just so that we could experience this restaurant. Lexington was a bit shy of half way but we decided to stop there and so...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jweAVL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been an executive chef for 40 years. When we dined there, the first time a few months ago, we were blown away! Service and food surpassed our expectations! Well worth the money. Just went back last Sunday.... consistent.... consistently delicious! Very well done, thanks...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Chefice99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carson’s served the best ribs I’ve ever had! The slightly spicy taste was amazing, but the tenderness of the meat, was like no other ribs I’ve ever had! Apparently it takes them 3 days to prepare them. It costs $14 on the appetizer menu and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tracy F
Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

This was the spot my brother picked to show off Lexington’s food scene to myself and my husband. I was quite happy with the choice since it was always on the top of the results list on my Yelp searches of the area. It was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank christinestaszko
Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Nice ambiance with a full happy crowd, bar tender very attentive while waiting on table. Once seated server Ryan? not connected, no real knowledge of menu choices and seemed he was somewhere else. My “Carsons Fried Chicken W/Pork Belly gravy was underwhelming, Breading on Chicken...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

My husband enjoyed his meal which included a cup of seafood chowder and a bernaise burger and would rate it a burger and rated it a 4. I had the shaved prime rib sandwich and a romaine wedge salad for my side. Unfortunately I failed...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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A little of everything. I go dressy casual.
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