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Tony's of Lexington

401 W Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1640
+1 859-955-8669
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
401 W Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1640
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first night in Lexington and our motel suggested Tony's. We had passed by it earlier in the day and saw the nicely set tables through the window. I wish I had dressed a little nicer but felt perfectly comfortable in my "tourist" clothing. It...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were in Lexington on our way home from SC during Hurricane Florence. We stayed downtown and Tony's was just down the street. My husband had the steak and I had the Chilean Sea Bass. Both meals were delicious. The steak was so tender and...More

1  Thank SandraJBayCity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Lexington for a business trip and stayed downtown. I came across Tony's while walking about and decided to go there for dinner. By far the best steak I have ever had - and I have dined at A LOT of nice steak...More

Thank 817timothyt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn’t been before but reviews were going. Now we know why, staff friendly and helpful and the ribs were the best. Great venue

Thank Gerryharvey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding steaks and service but very expensive. Meals are ala crate but sides are huge and can be shared. Never have made it to dessert but sweet potatoes are heavenly like a dessert and Brussels sprouts are awesome. Crab cake appetizer is huge and should...More

Thank RyleesMom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I and our UK freshman son dined at Tony's to celebrate his arrival at UK. I loved the great big bar where we waited for about 30 minutes before being seated (we were on-time, they were behind). Some of the tables (like...More

Thank msh305
Reviewed August 4, 2018

We had shied away from the restaurant because we had heard it was significantly more expensive than its competition. We were going to a play in downtown Lexington, though, far away from other steak houses, and decided to give it a try. Atmosphere was wonderful....More

Thank turneraw
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Food and service was excellent. Our server, Dustin, was very helpful on picking out dining options and bourbon selections. If you do nothing else try the sweet potato side dish. Amazing

Thank jbains
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Our server was very busy and I sympathize. However, we did not expect Outback service when we decided to splurge on an expensive meal ($42.00 al la carte for the filet) The appetizer oysters were flat. The ceaser salad was limp. The atmosphere was loud....More

Thank localdiner1010
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Two couples and we LOVED it . Ambiance , decor, service , food and presentation were all spot on. Sides are humongous! I’d never think of arriving in such a nice place without wearing at least business casual clothing but I suppose the dress code...More

Thank kaw54realestate
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August 23, 2017|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I left them an honest, comprehensive survey before leaving the restaurant. We had great interactions with the hostesses, manager, waitstaff and we told them so verbally and in writing. The personally created... More
September 18, 2016|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
Some dress up but some in jeans and golf shirt
May 10, 2016|
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Response from Tony R | Property representative |
Hello! Tony's does offer many gluten free options which your server will be happy to go over with your table upon arrival. We do not offer a happy hour at this time. Thank you for your inquiry and please let us know if we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 W Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1640
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-955-8669
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A Tony Ricci restaurant combining the classic American steakhouse with fresh modern fare, an expansive and diverse wine list, matched with award winning service.
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