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Grey Goose - CLOSED

509 Main St, Paris, KY 40361-1814
+1 859-987-4700
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 4, 2013
“Very good food”
Aug 22, 2013
“Grey Goose pizza leaves a lot to be desired.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
509 Main St, Paris, KY 40361-1814
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Reviewed October 4, 2013

The atmosphere at Grey Goose is very nice. The interior is a reuse of an 1800s apothecary. Fabulous wood and authentic decor. Of course the food is very good, but the house-made dessert is what would bring me running back.

1  Thank jle385287
Reviewed August 22, 2013

This restaurant is now the Grey Goose, which is also located in Midway and Lexington. After having had lunch at the Midway location, I tried the Paris location for dinner. The tossed salad with roasted chicken slices was good-sized and fresh. Good selection of beer,...More

Thank HealthyGourmet
Reviewed August 22, 2013

Grey Goose used to be an ambitious, upscale restaurant, Varden's, that enjoyed an excellent reputation for fine dining but did not succeed. Grey Goose is the downscale successor. Less ambitious with sandwiches and pizza along with some fancier entrees. Our meal was very good and...More

Thank Ancheviaggio
Reviewed July 4, 2013

This is a nice restaurant in a nice town. My wife liked her steak and I enjoyed the Greek pizza. The Stella Artois was cold and served in an attractive glass. Overall this was a very pleasant experience.

Thank RobTennessee_USA
Reviewed June 15, 2013

The shrimp dish was so spicy and this was not mentioned in the menu. We were very disappointed since we couldn't enjoy our food. There was only 1 other table of dinner guests. This should have tipped us off on a Saturday night that something...More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed April 25, 2013

I would actually rate this restaurant a 4.5 stars. We were honestly hesitant to visit this restaurant, why? I'm not sure, but we definitely made the right decision to try something new. Atmosphere: 5 star. The location is in downtown Paris and the décor/atmosphere fit...More

Thank Libbey R
Reviewed December 27, 2012

Vardens is not currently open. The word on the street is that there is soon to be an exciting new incarnation of an established Bluegrass eatery "at Vardens" -- meaning the beautiful location at 509 Main Street in Paris. But I'm not an official representative,...More

Thank Margaret L
Reviewed October 11, 2012

Thank goodness that "doctor" is gone. It is getting back to the old days when things were GREAT! The flash and style are still missing, the new owners are very nice!!.....We will still miss Steve!

Thank ParisConnection
Reviewed October 5, 2012

We had the pleasure of dining at Vardens on the evening of Sept 28 and again on the 29th, and highly recommend this restaurant! Outstanding, innovative menu; prompt, friendly and just-attentive-enough service (not intrusive, but always there when they should be to refill drinks, offer...More

Thank SallyInIndy
Reviewed August 2, 2012

About one year ago the Lexington newspaper had a review of Varden's in Paris, KY, that we kept as somewhere we wanted to go one day. That day came, admitedly one year after the review, and UGH! Here is our observations 1. We were in...More

1  Thank KentuckyBreezing
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Main St, Paris, KY 40361-1814 (Formerly Vardens)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +1 859-987-4700
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Chef Cameron Irvin, fomerly of the Castle in Versailles will be unveiling his new menu. Come and experience a most unique blend of international cuisines, using the freshest Kentucky Proud products seasonally available. Along with the regular menu, Chef Irvin will also be featuring a selection of both appetizer and entree specials. The Bar & Patio at Varden's offer a wide variety of cocktails and feature a large selection of wines by the glass as well as a lighter menu for diners. Entertainment on the Patio at Varden's is on Friday & Saturday nights throughout the summer, & Saturday nights in the Lounge during the cooler months; bands start at 7 pm until play till 11.
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