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Bobby Mackey's Music World

44 Licking Pike, Wilder, KY 41071-2911
+1 859-431-5588
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i loved it

i think it's a great place and they have alot to offer. bull rides, ghost tours, live music and a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cassidy921
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West Virginia
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What a Disappointment

By far a dump! I will start with the parking, it was a mud whole. You would think somewhere's as... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
william s
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“ghost hunt” (6 reviews)
“ride the bull” (4 reviews)
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44 Licking Pike, Wilder, KY 41071-2911
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+1 859-431-5588
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"ghost hunt"
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"mechanical bull"
in 9 reviews
"ride the bull"
in 4 reviews
"haunted tour"
in 4 reviews
"half hour tour"
in 2 reviews
"country music"
in 2 reviews
"greater cincinnati area"
in 2 reviews
"paranormal"
in 7 reviews
"tours"
in 9 reviews
"trey"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

i think it's a great place and they have alot to offer. bull rides, ghost tours, live music and a pretty decent drink selection. it is cash only but they have an ATM inside, pretty good amount of people showed. nice little gift shop with...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

By far a dump! I will start with the parking, it was a mud whole. You would think somewhere's as popular as Bobby Mackeys they would have spent a lil money on the parking lot. Going into the place made me understand why they have...More

Thank william s
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Don’t let the haunted persona of this bar detour you from visiting here, if not for the atmosphere but for the bartenders!! Chelsea and Trey are such awesome people!!! Do the tour of the basement just to say you did it, if you have an...More

Thank Kswett
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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Three of us all Senior Citizens did a Ghost Tour with Jan , she was an awesome Tour Guide for the place. I was very disappointed in the place it was very dirty , unkept place we we asked to please keep lights on for...More

Thank Sandra C
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We visited Bobby Mackey's as part of my son's 21st birthday trip. We were interested in the music and the fact that it is a popular haunted location. We got there early and chatted for quite a while with the bartenders. They were informative, friendly...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Wilder, KY, during a weekend trip for a Bengals game and decided to spend our Saturday evening at Bobby Mackey's. We have seen it listed as a bar & grill, but there is no food. This was unfortunate because there are no...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The kindest thing that could happen to this place would be to condemn it and bulldoze it. It's filthy, falling apart, and stinks. The owner should be ashamed that they can't even brush the cobwebs off of the spider webs. They have a mechanical bull,...More

Thank Lisa R
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

We went there to celebrate my best friend's birthday. It was different. Supposedly has hell's gate in the basement. The music was great but the only dancing was the same five or six line dances to every song. We didn't do the haunted tour because...More

Thank lovethesun89
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Just 5 minutes from downtown Cincinnati along the Licking River sit's Bobby Mackey's ! Bobby got his start in this one horse town of Wilder Kentucky with a bull bigger than the horse ? Literally thousands have stood in line just to ride the Bull...More

Thank Evey E
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

If this bar were in my hometown it would be my number one go-to. The bartenders were super cool (CHELSEA and TREY). Down to earth and fun! Got the pleasure of meeting Bobby Mackey himself, and even posed for a photo op. Went on the...More

Thank Kswett
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LaDena R
23 September 2017|
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Response from Leslie A | Reviewed this property |
If you go on Friday's before 10 p.m. (which is when I went) there was no cover charge, admission was free before 10:00.
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Two-Touring-The-US
4 September 2017|
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Response from Kswett | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure they don't serve food😢
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KennyLori S
27 June 2017|
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I am so sorry I didn't see this in my inbox! Unfortunately I have a lot of junk mail and it must be buried. I assume you either went already or had your question answered if you called them directly. I did not see children... More
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