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Harned's Drive In

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4421 Clarks River Rd, Paducah, KY 42003-0822
270-898-3164
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Dining options: Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
BBQ

I'm not a big pork eater but their ham BBQ is really good. Baked beans and potato salad is worth the visit. Restaurant is just a quick drive from downtown so if you're out that way, it's worth.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2015
CoastGuardSteve
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Pasadena, Maryland
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Pasadena, Maryland
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110 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

I'm not a big pork eater but their ham BBQ is really good. Baked beans and potato salad is worth the visit. Restaurant is just a quick drive from downtown so if you're out that way, it's worth.

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Benton, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Just a few thing: 1. GREAT BBQ 2. Cash only 3. Bring your own sauce (I'm a Cairo Sauce fan, so their is not my cup of tea.)

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Marion, Kentucky
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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I have been stopping by Harned's for hoagies, milk shakes and other great food for years and years. But today I experienced something that was such a small and stupid thing, yet was really like a pin stuck in my rear. Of all the hoagies I have bought there over the years, (not cheap, either, today I paid a little... More 

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Great little place. Lack a little in looks but makes up in quality. This is a very casual place. The menu is basic and the food simple. The BBQ is filled with flavor. The fries are cooked perfectly and everything is still making my mouth water a month later. Great place to grab cheap fast great eats. Very attentive staff.... More 

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Thank Greg G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

By far the best BBQ in western ky. Their support of local sports and giving back to the community have them stand apart. Can't wait to visit again.

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Thank cooolyoda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

What a great experience. Met Rock the owner and he shared the Harned history with me. We were lucky enough to stop by on the 60th anniversary. Amazing food and top notch service. A definite must if you pass through Paducah

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Thank LakeTimes
Marion, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We've been stopping at Harned's Drive In for years, and although I like all their food, the hoagie is my go to order. And, it goes best with a vanilla shake. You can get your hoagie hot, medium or mild, choosing the amount of hot pepper you like. One thing that most impresses me about Harned's, is that a few... More 

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Thank Terri N
Zeeland, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We ordered the Pork BBQ for lunch and it was yummy! Decided to get some smoked ham for the road. OMG it was the best ham we have ever had!!! Only wish we would have gotten more for our trip!!! Service was great and very friendly! Just remember CASH is king here, no debit/credit cards!!! They have the option of... More 

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Mayfield, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Delicious big BBQ sandwiches, milk-shakes, great place to roll into on a hot summer day and satisfy your cravings

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Thank Amanda B
Louisville, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

We thought, based on most reviews, this place sounded amazing, but not so. First off, the service was fast alright. They come immediately to your car and ask for your order. We asked a couple questions and got a very unenthusiastic response to them. The owner or manager didn't seem friendly AT ALL. Looked as though he hated his job.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 4421 Clarks River Rd, Paducah, KY 42003-0822
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paducah
  • Phone Number: 270-898-3164

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

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