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Virgils Cafe [CLOSED]See Virgils Cafe Video ($$)
(149 ratings)

710 Fairfield Ave Map It!
Bellevue, KY 41073
(859) 491-3287
  • Etouffee
    w/ homemade andouille sausage and served on rice; looks good
  • Frog Legs
    fried; with cheddar and jalapeno hush-puppies, pinot Grigio aioli
4.0 out of 5
149 ratings
[CLOSED]
Wallace Station Deli and Bakery ($$)
(353 ratings)

3854 Old Frankfort Pike Map It!
Versailles, KY 40383
(859) 846-5161
www.wallacestation.com
  • Ham & Pimento Cheese Sandwich
    thin-sliced grilled ham, pimiento cheese & tomato, press-griddled, served w/ chips; looks good
  • Big Brown Burger
    burger w/ ham & bacon and homemade cheese sauce; looks good
4.0 out of 5
353 ratings
est. 2003; historic building (former train station) & homemade menu of breakfast, sandwiches, burgers, soups, salads, baked goods & more
Billy's Hickory-Pit Bar-B-Q [CLOSED] ($$)
(104 ratings)

101 Cochran Rd Map It!
Lexington, KY 40502
(859) 269-9593
  • Sampler Platter
    pork, beef, spare ribs & chicken
3.5 out of 5
104 ratings
[CLOSED]; since 1978; voted best BBQ in Lexington (ACE Weekly); funky, fun atmosphere
Cake Flour [CLOSED]See Cake Flour Video ($$)
(31 ratings)

2420 Lime Kiln Ln Map It!
Louisville, KY 40222
(502) 425-0130
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Cake Walk"
  • Flourless Chocolate Cake
3.5 out of 5
31 ratings
[CLOSED]; moved from original airing location (909 E Market St, # 100)
Claudia Sanders Dinner House ($$)
(256 ratings)

3202 Shelbyville Rd Map It!
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 633-5600
claudiasanders.com
  • Fried Chicken
    chicken is deep-fried in pressure fryer...which makes it juicier; looks good
3.5 out of 5
256 ratings
opened in 1968; stately colonial mansion where Claudia Sanders (Kentucky Fried Chicken Colonel Sanders' wife) started serving the original KFC chicken formula after Colonel Sanders sold his Kentucky Fried Chicken chain
JJ McBrewster's [CLOSED]See JJ McBrewster's Video ($$)
(72 ratings)

3101 Clays Mill Rd Map It!
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 224-0040
  • BBQ Goat
    smoked for 16 hrs in hickory wood; try w/ "The Dip" (Daviess County Dip BBQ sauce)
  • Sloppy Turkey Sandwich
    turkey breast piled high on a Ciabatta bun w/ melon BBQ sauce (no melon in it though); looks good
3.5 out of 5
72 ratings
[CLOSED]; typical western Kentucky BBQ; offer 5 homemade BBQ sauces; restaurant named after the dog; Other Recipes: Salmon Candy
Lynn's Paradise Cafe [CLOSED] ($$)
(265 ratings)

984 Barret Ave Map It!
Louisville, KY 40204
(502) 583-3447
  • French Toast
  • Paradise Hot Brown
    hot open-faced sandwich w/ home roasted turkey breast baked on sourdough bread, with Mornay sauce, bacon, tomato, Monterey Jack and cheddar cheeses...broiled w/ a flame torch (or maybe a broiler); "I've certainly not had a sandwich to beat that hot brown anywhere...not even in New York"-Alton Brown; looks good
  • Quadruple B French Toast
    homemade Buttermilk-Black-walnut bread topped w/ Blackberry sauce & Bourbon meringue that is blowtorched for added color and flavor
3.5 out of 5
265 ratings
[CLOSED]; #77 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); wackiest, campiest (fun!) décor that continually changes; opened in 1991; Other Recipes: Bourbon Ball French Toast | Kentucky Farmhouse Scramble
Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn ($$)
(253 ratings)

2840 W Parrish Ave Map It!
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 684-8143
www.moonlite.com
  • Mutton
    adult sheep smoked over hickory; Trivia: lamb is sheep less than 1 yr old...mutton is aged 1-5 yrs.
  • Burgoo
    thick stew w/ mutton, beef & chicken
3.5 out of 5
253 ratings
#68 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); since 1963; started as a 30-seat restaurant, now a full-blown 350-seat establishment w/ processing plant & catering dept serving 10,000-lbs of mutton each week
Parkette Drive-In [CLOSED]See Parkette Drive-In Video ($)
(205 ratings)

1230 E New Circle Rd Map It!
Lexington, KY 40505
(859) 254-8723
  • Poor-Boy Double Burger
    #5 in Triple D's "Top 10 Burgers" (voted by viewers); top seller; 2-burger patty cheeseburger
  • Chilie-Dog
  • Fried-Chicken
    fried in pork lard
3.5 out of 5
205 ratings
[CLOSED]; recommended by fans
Smokey Valley Truck Stop [CLOSED]See Smokey Valley Truck Stop Video ($)
(24 ratings)

40 Bond Ct Map It!
Olive Hill, KY 41164
(606) 286-5001
  • Biscuits & Gravy
    specialty dish; sausage-based gravy; looks good
  • Chili Dog
    w/ homemade chili
  • Coconut Cream Pie
    looks good
3.5 out of 5
24 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 1979; formerly a truck stop (w/ gas station) & restaurant...now just a restaurant; casual country cookin' atmosphere
Wagner's Pharmacy ($)
(168 ratings)

3113 S 4th St Map It!
Louisville, KY 40214
(502) 375-3800
wagnerspharmacy.com
  • Pam & Jack's Omelette
    omelette w/ green pepper, onion, tomato, ham, bacon, sausage & two cheeses
  • "Kentucky Hot Brown" Sandwich
    traditional dish of the city; grilled turkey on Texas toast w/ Mornay sauce, warm diced tomato, bacon & Parmesan cheese
3.5 out of 5
168 ratings
#60-57 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); since 1922; originally a pharmacy now serving local favorites to horse jockeys for 3 generations
Willie's Locally Known [CLOSED] ($$)
(294 ratings)

286 Southland Dr Map It!
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 281-1116
  • Pork Burger
    burger, smoked cheddar, fried green tomato slice & BBQ sauce
3.5 out of 5
294 ratings
[CLOSED]
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