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Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Daniel Boone room. Nice enough, but air conditioner apparently didn't work, set it for 70 and was on constantly and never got under 76 degrees. No hot water for shower one morning. Breakfast hours are late, 9-10 am, much too late if you are an early riser and want to get out to do any touring....

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Hartford, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently Newly Renovated Building with all new rooms. Spacious rooms with beautiful bathroom with large walk-in glass shower. Original brick wall lends charm. Small refrigerator & micro wave, coffee maker. However, we stayed two nights and our bed was never made up in the morning. I don't need clean sheets, but have never stayed in a place where the bed...

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Bradford West Gwillimbury, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very quaint and historical site to visit with the rumours of this place being haunted : ) We really enjoyed our stay and the history of Jesse James having frequented this tavern. We will be back that for sure.

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Danville, KY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Built in 1779 this is the oldest western stagecoach stop in American When I crossed the threshold of this establishment, I remembered some of the others who had done the same--Andrew Jackson, Abraham Lincoln, Henry Clay, William Henry Harrison to name a few--and I was in awe. But I was disappointed with my lunch. The waitress told us that the...

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Evansville, Indiana
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We have had several meals here and always enjoyed our visit. Portions are very good, prices are reasonable and the food is excellent. This time we stayed overnight in the historic inn. Awesome room with charm and a vintage appeal. Very much recommended.

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Michigan
Reviewed 10 March 2017

What a great place and wonderful historic town. The Tavern has been visited by Abe Lincoln, Daniel Boon and more. Jesse James shot up the place and you can still the bullet holes in the walls. Heard many stories of other spirited guests that might still be there. The Inn has 15 wonderful rooms some historic and some tastefully new....

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Reviewed 31 January 2017

Four of us had dinner there two nights ago. Fried green tomato appetizer was excellent, burgoo was spicy and good, hot brown was a bit of a disappointment. For my taste, it had too much ham and the sauce was very rich. Couldn't finish the dish. My friend enjoyed his beef stew but my wife's hamburger was cooked rare. She...

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night during a girls trip to bourbon country. This place is so cozy and quaint. The food was great! All the staff were super friendly and made us feel so welcome. ( Vicki, Sheila, Jamie, Ashley) Had so much fun at the bar. The room was clean. The night we stayed we were literally the...

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Lapeer, Michigan
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on a Sunday evening. The waitress was nice and the TV had the game on. The fries tasted like yesterday's heated in the microwave. The Black and Tan we ordered was weak. Not good food and the specialty bourbons were crazy expensive. We will not go back

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We drove into Bardstown with no accomodation booked. We dined in the Bourbon bar and the food and service was tremendous. The rooms in the hotel are superb. We stayed in the building next door where the rooms are brand new, clean and very spacious. The hosts, John and Kathy, were extremely hospitable.....great place to stay in Bardstown.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Inn and restaurant. Stay where the likes of The James Gang, Abraham Lincoln, and General George S. Patton have visited. You will find a vast amount of history in this building. Enjoy the world's oldest bourbon bar and eat great southern cooking in our restaurant. Full breakfast is included. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Talbott Tavern

Address: 107 W Stephen Foster Ave, Box 365, Bardstown, KY 40004-1415
Region: United States > Kentucky > Bardstown
Price Range: €135 - €157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Old Talbott Tavern 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“The back rooms will be more quiet, but the front rooms overlook the downtown area with a nice view.”
Kenyagirl247, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Hot tub rooms, Historic Rooms”
tpmac1, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were told that Lincoln's room, Jesse James room and the Generals room are the quietest.”
jjhunt, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“You cannot trust that your room will be as described when you reserve it.”
Beth1214, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't worry about the ghost of Jesse James, worry about the need of maintenance in the building.”
jacobf970, 31 May 2016 | Read review
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