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The Rickhouse Restaurant & Lounge

112 Xavier Dr, Bardstown, KY 40004-1476
+1 502-348-2832
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (224 reviews)
“crepes” (34 reviews)
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
112 Xavier Dr, Bardstown, KY 40004-1476
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. From appetizer to dessert, everything was top notch. Mary Beth was a great host/server. Do yourself a favor & check it out!

Thank AJ D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is great. A lot of history here. I had the 8oz fillet. Cooked just right and very tender. The bourbon mushrooms and green beans were blah. Mushrooms were like stems and pieces out of a can. Not memorable at all. The green beans...More

Thank Brent R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told about this place by a bartender at our hotel. Everything was excellent. The drinks, the dinners, the service. Next time in Bardstown we will go back.

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a unique experience. This place was recommended and I am glad we went. After a long day of distillery touring, we quickly made a reservation for early evening. Food was excellent. It is fine dining but they did offer a sandwich menu. It was...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked The Rickhouse Restaurant with Amanda for the decor and ambiance to share our experience with our RV groups rally in Bardstown, KY. We had 34 people and two large tables and two waitresses who took care of our big group with no problems....More

Thank Earlene B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great experience here 18 months ago and definitely wanted to return while I was in the area again. So glad I was able to come back. The bar was very crowded but the two women behind the bar were easily able to...More

Thank LEHankins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat at the bar and had a great time with our bartender Shaunda! She was very pleasant and knowledgeable and gave excellent service!

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat. A bit off the beaten path even though it’s close to the center of the town. Sits in the basement. Great people and atmosphere. Prices reasonable and the food and service were excellent.

Thank jrcmets
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on vacation, we ate at this wonderful restaurant in Bardstown. Located in the basement of an historic building (museum on main floor), the brick walls were intact and charming. Service was great and food fabulous. I had chicken Corden bleu crepes and my husband...More

Thank marycoons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a house salad, balsamic asparagus, scalloped potatoes & the pork chop w/apricot chutney... that sounds like it would be delightful doesn’t it? They tell you that the pork chop takes 40 minutes because it is quite large, however it should’ve been taken off...More

Thank Beth F
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Jill P
12 July 2017|
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Response from Moonmel | Reviewed this property |
In the past I have called because they can get really busy. You can even call that day so they can get you on the schedule.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Xavier Dr, Bardstown, KY 40004-1476
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-348-2832
An elegant and unique restaurant located in the heart of historic Bardstown, Ky. We pride ourselves on our classic dishes with unique twists. We have an ever growing and expansive Bourbon collection, sold individually as well as in flights. We also have an extensive wine list, with something for everyone. For a memorable, and delectable meal and experience, please join us.
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