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Bank 253

Certificate of Excellence
American, Bar, Pub
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253 2nd St, Pikeville, KY 41501-3843
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 am
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31 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stooped by for a few drinks and appetizers, great selection of craft beers including Kentucky Ale Bourbon Barrel, and very good food, wings, and the Ultimate Grilled Cheese is delicious. This is a great place to stop with a nice atmosphere.

Thank Gary B
Allen Park
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We always visit here when in PIkeville. Before 10 PM or so, it's a great place to get a meal, even with a family. After 10, the music comes on and it's a great place for drinks and socializing. My favorite appetizer is their Fried Green Tomatoes. Yum! Everything I've tried has been good and the service is good, as... More 

Thank drwalt
Pikeville, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Went with several friends for a drink during happy hour and it was great. I didn't get beer, but my friend's tab was $2 for the beer she had! Serving staff was very friendly and they had good music. Parking nearby makes it easy to get to. I will be making that a regular stop during the week! :)

Thank southernvegetarian
Livonia, Michigan
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

When in Pikeville I usually meet friends here. The food is good with a relaxed atmosphere, it can be pretty busy on a Friday or Saturday night especially if there is an event in town. The servers are nice and friendly. Not a bad choice.

Thank Goebel B
Logansport, Indiana
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

They handled our large party of 11 with ease. Their fare was typical bar food but good. The fish tacos were a hit with two of our group. Solid performer close to downtown hotels.

Thank KendallKopper
Chillicothe, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

The food is good with a nice pub feel. I feel it's pretty overpriced for the area. The meatloaf for instance must have flakes of gold in it... Good though.

Thank barbidollken
Gelos, France
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Nice bar and restaurant in Pikeville. There are other recommendable places, but do have dinner at least once here to make your opininon. Good food, terrace, live music in the bar on occasions. One of my references when I have to stay for a while in Pikeville

Thank FraL64
Calhoun, Georgia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I really enjoyed eating here our food was very good an the service was very good .... we enjoyed the music the Dj played. The college is near by an they seem to stay pretty busy....

Thank twistedtee84
Lexington, Kentucky
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

My husband and I had been up to the Breaks Interstate Park and were on our way back to Lexington, Ky. As I always do I pulled up Tripadvisor and found Bank 253 highly recommended. We try to always find a local diner and stay away from fast food. The decor was upscale sports bar, clean and the food delicious!... More 

Thank debbies429
Pikeville, Kentucky
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41 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Stopped in for lunch. I ordered their hamburger. It was served with fries. The hamburger was excellent and very nice size burger.

Thank Bjim1941

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 2nd St, Pikeville, KY 41501-3843
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Pikeville
  • Phone Number: 6064326566

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