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Circle R Drive Inn

) #3 of 16 Restaurants in Columbia ££ - £££ American
712 Russell Rd, Columbia, KY 42728-1020
+1 270-384-3212
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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712 Russell Rd, Columbia, KY 42728-1020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needed a place to meet between Bowling Green and Somerset for visit from Boston niece. So glad we picked this little place! Our selections included catfish, country ham, corn bread pancake, green beans, cabbage, sweet potato casserole, and mac 'n cheese to die for! Perfect...More

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try their omelets, one of the best Ive ever had! Might also give the fried mushrooms a go if you are into those, they are some of the best Ive had as well. If you like Pork Chops, again....give them a try! Best game in...More

Thank Mikey D
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We had some amazing omlettes at Circle R. Mine was stuffed withvfresh sausage, bacon, and grilled onions. Most delicious😀

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Quite good chef. Food is a bit more city than country. Believe it or not the salmon is very good and well prepared.

Thank grkunderway
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Circle R offers a wide variety of southern food on their menu; however, they do have the same vegetables each day which becomes rather boring. Some top choices are prime rib and pork chops. Their breakfast is very good. The lower dining room is very...More

Thank KentuckyTravelers7
Reviewed 18 August 2016

If you are in the area and HAVE to eat here, as in if every restaurant in the town has burned down and it is your last choice, make sure to dine in. DO NOT ORDER TO GO ORDERS. I have family in the area...More

Thank ConsumedByWonderlust
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stopped in after an exploratory trip to the area. Had the best Hamburger Steak dinner I have had in a long long time. Smothered with onions, mushrooms, and gravy. Also featured Hoe Cakes as their corn bread selection. The food was priced very reasonable...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Good food, good service, and a rich tradition in a little country town in Kentucky. A place where folks not only gather to eat but to also catch up on the town news. The food has been delicious for years and years even though ownership...More

Thank auntm39
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Food here is really good. All day breakfast was cool and the huge selection of choices was really cool. Would go back again.

Thank ILikeNaps
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Stumbled across this gem on a trip with an unscheduled stop in Columbia 2 years ago. Just made a special trip on Fathers Day to have the mushrooms. This was over 3 hours away.Place was very busy, as you ght expect. Service was excellent and...More

Thank Charles E
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Do you allow a small dog on an outdoor patio or something? Thanks!
13 February 2017|
Response from KentuckyTravelers7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I'm pretty sure that is allowed. You can call them at 270-384-3212 and inquire. They have a friendly staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 712 Russell Rd, Columbia, KY 42728-1020
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 270-384-3212