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Gold Rush Cafe & Catering

400 Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001-0734
+1 270-443-4422
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
400 Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001-0734
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Always a treat and perfectly done every time. Breakfast to die for and a breakfadt buffet on the first Saturday every month.

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gold Rush is a small local spot on the corner in Downtown Paducah - most locals who like good food eat here regularly, and out town regulars make a stop off the highway - it is worth it. The coffee and regular breakfast fare...More

Thank kentuckyrain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cafe is long established at 400 Broadway in downtown Paducah. It is open for breakfast (all day) and lunch. It's the place downtown where everyone from bank CEOs to their secretaries eat-in or order carry-out. Everybody knows everybody else and the long-term servers address...More

Thank velho2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had Jessica, a wonderful, bubbly, spirited waitress. We got an array of food, upon Jessica’s suggestion I ordered the Chicken and Waffle Benny with Nashville Hot chicken. She warned me that it did have a kick but it was a beautiful collection of flavors....More

Thank rydbomt
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Polly was a delightful waitress! My husband and I were traveling for our anniversary and stopped here for breakfast. We both had omelets and the home fries are to DIE for! Coffee was also terrific!

Thank sewcraz4361
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

This was our second stop here while passing through Paducah. Home cooked food, decent prices and friendly service. I had the homemade mac n cheese with bacon and Cajun chicken. I subbed cauliflower for the noodles and it was terrific. Good variety of food and...More

Thank 931jeannen
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We love going to try the specials. From the specialty eggrolls. To the fried Rubin. To now the Mac and cheese. Everything is amazing. I love the home fries too.

Thank Rebecka M
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Upon the waitress recommendation I had 1/2 biscuit & gravy with scrambled eggs. A whole order would have been too much for one person. Yummy! My friend ordered omlet and that was also tasty. If you are looking for a homelike place with friendly staff,...More

Thank purplelady1114
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Don’t visit if you just eat toast and jam for breakfast. Gold Rush features a serious breakfast menu that will satisfy any hunger. Lunch includes a variety of dishes also with awesome burgers. Must try the eggscaliburger! The atmosphere takes you back in time. Really...More

Thank agranier
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

I had The Dalton - 2 eggs any style, pancake, bacon, sausage link, hash browns or home fries and a mob biscuit with sausage gravy. My wife had their special Sinnamon waffle. Both were some of the best breakfast food I have ever had. Had...More

Thank Ray C
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February 7, 2016|
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Response from Tara C | Reviewed this property |
I would call ahead to reserve tables.
Steve S
April 11, 2015|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
400 Broadway, Paducah KY. Closed Monday- Tues-Sat 7 am till 9pm, Sunday 9am till 2pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001-0734
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paducah
  • Phone Number: +1 270-443-4422
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