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202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
270 685 4239
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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Point Pleasant, West Virginia
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined here while visiting friends in the area. This is one of their favorite restaurants and now we know why. The food was great and it was a fun atmosphere. We had the "Our House Chicken" and it was delicious. As it was a busy Saturday evening, we had to wait about 20 minutes for a table, but it... More 

Thank Deb H
Rogersville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was louder then what I would have liked, however my salmon bacon lettuce and tomato sandwich was delicious. Our waitress was polite professional and efficient.

Thank Cynthia V
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104 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

Thank Phil J
Owensboro, Kentucky
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 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 

3 Thank connien515
Owensboro, Kentucky
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

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.

Thank Rebecca H
Owensboro, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 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.

Thank KJPlain
Owensboro, Kentucky
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 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!

Thank SaraCarlisle
Madisonville, Kentucky
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

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.

Thank KYGirl5720
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 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 

Thank Doris W
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 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.

Thank Kimberly B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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?