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Windy Corner Market

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PO-BOYS‎
All po-boys are served w/ potato chips, sub a side 1.00. our homemade sides: french fries, red-skin potato salad, earthy crunchy slaw, old-fashioned creamy slaw, pam’s healthy grain salad, lisa’s greek orzo salad, cameron's black bean & corn salad.
$12.95
Fried Oyster Po-Boy
Half-dozen‎ select oysters fried in seasoned weisenberger cornmeal w/ lisa’s remoulade, shredded lettuce, tomato, windy corner special sauce & sliced pickles on an 8-inch brioche roll
$8.95
Fried Catfish Po-Boy
Filet of catfish fried in seasoned weisenberger cornmeal w/ lisa’s remoulade, shredded lettuce, tomato, windy corner special sauce & sliced pickles on an 8-inch brioche roll
$9.95
Fried Shrimp Po-Boy
Half-dozen large shrimp fried in seasoned weisenberger cornmeal w/ lisa’s remoulade, shredded lettuce, tomato, windy corner special sauce & sliced pickles on an 8-inch brioche roll
$9.95
Shrimp Salad Po-Boy
Half-dozen chilled large shrimp dressed in lisa’s remoulade w/ shredded lettuce, tomato, windy corner special sauce & sliced pickles on an 8-inch brioche roll
$7.95
Barbecue Boy
Slow-cooked, smoked & pulled pork in black jack barbecue sauce w/ white cheddar, pickles, red onion, our special sauce & creamy cole slaw
$7.95
Smoked Tri-Tip Sirloin Po-Boy
Lean & tender, hand-sliced in-house smoked roast beef w/ gravy
$8.95
Kentucky Boy
Pulled pork in black jack barbecue sauce, crispy fried pickles, bourbon barrel beer cheese, red onion, shredded lettuce & our special sauce
$9.95
Smoked Chicken Po-Boy
Pulled‎ smoked hickory run farm chicken w/ bacon, white cheddar, shredded lettuce, tomato, windy corner special sauce & sliced pickles on an 8-inch brioche roll
$7.95
Kentucky Combination
Thin-sliced‎ browning's country ham w/ swiss, shredded lettuce, tomato, windy corner special sauce & sliced pickles on an 8-inch brioche roll
BAKERY + ICE CREAM‎
Check our bakery case for scratch-made all-butter cakes, pies, cookies, breads & brownies from our own ovens & from our friend martine's pastries in lexington. We do not use mixes
$3.95
Our Own Beignets w/ Chocolate Sauce
Fluffy‎ pillows of yeast-risen dough w/ powdered sugar & nancy's bourbon chocolate sauce for dipping
$4.95
Bourbon Ball Sundae
Soft-serve‎ ice cream w/ ruth hunt bourbon balls & bourbon butter sauce
$4.95
Blue Monday Sundae
Soft-serve ice cream w/ crumbled blue monday candy & chocolate sauce
$2.49
Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Sundae
Any of our flavored syrups on ice cream w/ whipped cream & a cherry
$2.95
Milk Shakes
Any of our flavor burst flavors plus rich bourbon chocolate & extra nutty peanut butter
$1.25
4 flavors $1.49
8 flavors $1.79
Soft-Serve Ice Cream Cone
With a flavor burst
APPETIZERS‎
$6.95
Artichoke Fritters
Crushed artichoke hearts bound w/ feta & parmesan cheeses & fried crisp. Five to an order w/ lisa’s remoulade
$6.95
Windy Corner's Bourbon Barrel Beer Cheese
With house-made croustades, carrots & celery sticks
$5.95
Fried Pickles
Sliced dills dusted in weisenberger’s seasoned cornmeal & fried, w/ our smoked tomato ranch dressing for dipping
$5.95
Fried Sweet Banana Pepper Rings
Marinated‎ in buttermilk, lightly dusted then fried, served w/ cocktail sauce or smoked tomato buttermilk dressing for dipping
$6.95
Smoked Catfish Pate
Smoked catfish, cream cheese, fresh herbs, lemon & a hint of cajun spices w/ house-made croustades, carrots & celery sticks
$7.95
Nancy's Bourbon County Lamb Meatballs
Spiked‎ w/ raisins, parsley, garlic & middle eastern spices, roasted & served w/ black jack barbecue sauce
OLD-FASHIONED BBQ BASKETS‎
$7.95
Stone Cross Farm Pulled Pork Basket
Our own smoked & pulled pork w/ black jack barbecue sauce stacked on a weisenberger corncake w/ sliced onion & pickle, creamy slaw & a cup of brown beans on the side
$7.95
Smoked Beef Basket
Our own smoked & sliced beef w/ black jack barbecue sauce stacked on a weisenberger corncake w/ sliced onion & pickle, creamy slaw & a cup of brown beans on the side
$8.95
Hickory Run Farm Smoked Chicken Basket
Our own smoked & pulled locally raised chicken w/ black jack barbecue sauce stacked on a weisenberger corncake w/ sliced onion & pickle, creamy slaw & a cup of brown beans on the side
OLD-FASHIONED SEAFOOD BASKETS‎
Homemade tartar & cocktail sauces available
$12.95
Fried Oyster Basket
Select oysters fried in seasoned weisenberger cornmeal w/ weisenberger hushpuppies, french fries, creamy slaw & lisa’s remoulade
$9.95
Fried Shrimp Basket
Half-dozen large shrimp fried in seasoned weisenberger cornmeal w/ weisenberger hushpuppies, french fries, creamy slaw & lisa’s remoulade
$11.95
Fried Catfish Basket
9 ounces of crispy catfish fried in seasoned weisenberger cornmeal w/ weisenberger hushpuppies, french fries, creamy slaw & lisa’s remoulade
HEALTH PUB BASKETS‎
Health pub super food steamed vegetable basket check our vegetable chart for selection. We are going vegetable crazy at windy corner choose one of our homemade dressings or our special sauce for dipping
$5.95
Just Veggies
SOUPS‎
$3.95
Old-Fashioned Brown Beans & Cornbread
Bowl of beans & a weisenberger corncake, w/ sliced red onion
$3.50
Homemade Soup of the Day
SALADS‎
Our homemade dressings italian, smoked tomato ranch, lemon oregano, blue cheese, balsamic miso, cider honey vinaigrette
$3.95
Windy Corner House Salad
Erik’s organic lettuce mix w/ chopped romaine, shredded cabbage, carrots, cucumber, radish, cherry tomatoes & croutons w/ your choice of our homemade dressings
$7.95
Salad Supper
Windy corner house salad stacked w/ your choice of three deli salads cameron's black bean & corn, pam’s healthy grain, greek orzo, red-skin potato, earthy crunchy slaw or creamy slaw
$7.95
Super Food Salad
Walt’s sprouts & lettuce mix, pumpkin seeds, chickpeas, crispy tofu & balsamic miso dressing
$9.95
Shrimp Salad
Half-dozen large steamed shrimp tossed in lisa’s remoulade, served over our house salad, w/ your choice of pam's healthy grain salad or greek orzo salad
$10.95
Salmon Salad
Delicately steamed filet of salmon w/ our lemon oregano dressing over windy corner greens w/ your choice of pam’s healthy grain salad or greek orzo salad
$12.95
Fried Oyster Salad
Half-dozen select oysters fried in weisenberger cornmeal over windy corner greens w/ cucumber, radish, cherry tomatoes & croutons. Dynamite w/ our special spicy sauce & smoked tomato ranch
$7.95
Chicken Salad Plate
Our old-fashioned shady lane chicken salad from our sister restaurant, wallace station in midway, is here at windy corner! This creamy chicken salad is mixed w/ dried cranberries & toasted almonds & served over windy corner greens w/ cucumber, radish & sliced tomato
KIDS’ CHOICE‎
All kids’ meals come w/ our steamed vegetable of the day or a small house salad or carrot & celery sticks, & a vanilla ice cream cone w/ choice of flavor burst for dessert.
$4.95
Willa's Favorite
Velveeta or white cheddar quesadilla
$5.95
Silver Dollar Weisenberger Corncake Shorties
Three johnnycakes topped w/ choice of pulled pork or chicken w/ a sprinkling of cheese
$4.95
Stone Cross Farm Mini Beef Burger
Dressed how you like it
$5.95
Chicken Breast Fingers
Freshly made in our kitchen, lightly dusted & fried
$4.95
Kid's Breakfast Plate
One scrambled egg, choice of bacon or sausage patty w/ biscuit or hashbrowns & fruit cup
About
Amid northern Lexington's legendary horse farms sits Windy Corner Market, a destination for delicious homemade Po-Boy sandwiches, plate breakfasts and dinners, bakery treats and sundries. We are Kentucky Proud, and use local meats and produce in our food!
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Deli
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

This is a great place to eat southern food. The menu was innovative and interesting. Our entrees were delicious. Loved the Greek Orzo salad. Very quaint place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cate G
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Our church Greater New Hope Christian Center Church Center had a a Kingdoms Daughter meeting at Windys Corner. The people there were extremely nice especially the manager Nancy. The sevice was nice, food was good. I had fried oysters, orzo, brown beans. All 15 to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sunserriaw
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We were on our way to another place in Lexington when we came upon this and decided to give it a try...we were pleasantly surprised by this quant little country store and dining place. We ended coming back the next night for dinner!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kpurcelli
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Windy Corner Market is located in a cute old store in the midst of Kentucky's gorgeous horse farms. The food was good but not particularly exceptional. I had catfish & hush puppies. The staff was very friendly and really made us feel welcome.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Susan L
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We kept driving , and driving to get to this place and there all of a sudden is a cute little place on a corner right in the middle of of big thoroughbred estates- this place is restaurant, bakery and a cute shop, sort of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jane b
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Yummy place for southern style food. The oyster pony was delicious. Friendly service and wide variety of locally gro wth produces to take home,

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Fran C
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Stopped in for lunch - had the bacon double cheeseburger with fries. The burger was very good the atmosphere was pleasant and quaint. When I am back in Lexington will definitely stop back for lunch

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kdbauder
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Our third visit to Windy Corners will be our last. Poor Boys were a lot of bread and "dressing". Only 4 oysters on mine and roll was undercooked! Corn chowder had bright, fresh ingredients but pepper or "heat" seasoning was overpowering. What I can only...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 19farmgirl47
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Love, love, love this place... it’s always packed and it’s always worth the wait.. the chili is fantastic and the chocolate bourbon milkshake is amazing.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Snowbird564
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on recommendation of a family member. My burger was good but not great. My sister-in-law's fish poboy was under cooked and she ended up returning it to the kitchen. The fries were delicious though.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 208christineg
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Response from 154sherryb | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Picnic areas.
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Response from Peter D | Reviewed this property |
I believe they had stopped breakfast before we were there. We had lunch at 12 or so.
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