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Winchell's Restaurant & Sports

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348 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-1825
+1 859-278-9424
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
348 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-1825
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

It's niec for a few drinks at the bar. The food is ok. Oyster Po'Boy is fantastic. A lot of TV's to watch a game. Breakfast is fantastic. Sometimes seems a little unclean but that could be just me.

Thank carter414
Reviewed August 9, 2017

After relocating a few years ago, we always try and get a Hot Brown while in town, and Winchell's makes one of the best! Everything on their menu is delicious comfort food and the servers make you feel right at home.

Thank Joan O
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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for supper after traveling and really enjoyed our meal. I had pecan crusted trout, pecan rice and beets my husband had shrimp,fries and coleslaw. Everything was served piping hot, displayed nicely. Homemade! Waiter great!

Thank Linda V
Reviewed July 22, 2017

A local friend recommended this place. I tried it for lunch. The food was excellent. The service was excellent. When back in Lexington, I will go here again.

Thank Vol1970
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

I was having a flat tire repaired next door and decided to walk down to Winchell's to hang out rather than be the only woman in a room full of men at the tire shop. I had a McDonald's tea with me (because I hadn't...More

1  Thank Fourandthedog
Reviewed July 10, 2017

popped in the place this past Saturday and enjoyed a great meal and honestly maybe the best fried oysters ever! I had a dark local beer on tap and the country fired steak with mashed and mixed vegg. My wife had fried Oysters with same!...More

Thank pat s
Reviewed June 27, 2017

They offer an inviting environment with good food for the price. I've been there many times over the years.

Thank venters3
Reviewed June 17, 2017

I don't eat a lot of meat so I appreciate the fact that they offer so many additions to the menu each day. I typically get the veggie plate and will substitute a veg or two with the tomato basil soup. Most other places will...More

1  Thank Lem1
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Our BSMS wrestling team had their banquet at Winchell's . The food was delicious, we had pulled pork, Cole slaw, baked beans and macaroni and cheese. The food and service was good.

1  Thank Sunserria W
Reviewed May 22, 2017

This is a great local spot. The food is always very good with large portions. They have great sweet potato fries.

Thank Lisa S
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Libby F
October 13, 2016|
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The gourmet burger is $8.99 it comes with house-made chips for fries it's $0.99 extra you can view their menu on their website for other items and prices
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 348 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-1825
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-278-9424
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