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Colby's

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202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
270 685 4239
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Arguably on of the better meals I have as a business road warrior. I sat in the bar for this meal. The tap beer selection was good. The food was fresh and deliciously prepared. The house made salad dressings were worth writing home about.

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Thank Phil J
Owensboro, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had not been going to Colbys that often lately. The reason being location more than anything. Over the last three months I have dined twice and neither time was I disappointed in my service, quality of food or atmosphere. Recommend it to family or couples looking for a consistent quality of food and service. The first visit I had... More 

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Owensboro, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful little restaurant, the food is good and great service. The food may be a little on the pricey side for some however we enjoy going to this restaurant.

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Thank Rebecca H
Owensboro, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service is always good. Love the prime rib sandwich. Long Island tea is the best of any I've ever had. Does take a few minutes to get seated but it's worth the wait.

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Thank KJPlain
Owensboro, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is place known to, and loved by, locals. The best place in town to get a steak. The atmosphere is a wonderful break from chain restaurants. The pork chops are also outstanding. You won't regret stopping by!

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Thank SaraCarlisle
Madisonville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were seated promptly at our reservation time. The food and service were both outstanding! A beautiful old building in the heart of downtown Owensboro.

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Thank KYGirl5720
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Driving through and decided to stop and eat on a Saturday night. I had the prime rib, baked potato, and salad. Everything was great. We were there at 5:00 so we got the early dinner for $14.95. That price also included a drink and dessert. As an appetizer we got the fried mushrooms which we started gobbling them up before... More 

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Thank Doris W
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've only eaten here a couple times and there's a reason. The food was ok, but it is so noisy inside, you can hardly hear yourself talk. The ceiling has a 'metal' type covering on it so the people who are all talking are amplified making it extremely loud. Just not a place I'd frequent.

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Thank Kimberly B
Owensboro, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here a few times now. The first time I went, the burger was great. The second time, it was dry and flavorless. So, on this particular visit I opted for chicken tenders. They are actually some of the best chicken tenders I've ever had. Their bbq sauce is great, kind of unique. Their potato soup wasn't at... More 

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Thank Travelin_FoodMan
Cincinnati, OHio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first glance this seemed like a good choice for a group to get a good lunch. We were hoping for a "something for everyone" type place. The only thing for a vegetarian is a salad. It seems a bit odd in this day and age when so many people choose to go vegetarian for so many reasons that there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Owensboro
  • Phone Number: 270 685 4239

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