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The Rickhouse Restaurant & Lounge

112 Xavier Dr, Bardstown, KY 40004-1476
+1 502-348-2832
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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112 Xavier Dr, Bardstown, KY 40004-1476
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Located under the distillers museum, amazing variety of spirits, very good service and the food was amazing.

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

After experiencing 2 restaurants with 1 and 2 hour waits, we were seated at the Rickhouse within 10 minutes. The overall environment of the place is really interesting and provides a learning experience about the building. The food was excellent, we all left with a...More

Thank randrews30
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We visited this restaurant while on a min-vacation in Kentucky with friends. We went to the Rickhouse Restaurant expecting great salads, steaks, and baked potatoes. Service was really good and waitress was extremely polite. Service was fast and meal brought to table in very reasonable...More

Thank Namvet6869
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped after a long day on the bourbon trail. Had a wonderful meal with generous portions and great service. Recommend the bourbon salmon with blueberries over cous-cous. Others loved the cheese Tour-de-Force hot brown. New York quality at Kentucky prices. Our server was Frannie who...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Leaving the Rick House with a full stomach and good mood. There was Great food, Big portions, Awesome music. Robin, our waitress was great as well, Will definitely be back soon!

Thank Kayla K
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting and lovely restaurant. Slightly difficult to find. It is in the basement of a historical building sitting in a small park. Access the door from the right of the front entrance to the building. We had reservations for dinner but had to wait...More

1  Thank Tracy K
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Situated in the basement of an old building this delightful restaurant delivered on the reviews of previous clienteles. The service was swift and the staff were very pleasant and the food was very tasty.

Thank mattandy
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Saturday was packed but they found a table for us in this awesome basement restaurant. Had bourbon chicken and filet mignonette cooked to perfection. Sides of scalloped potatoes, asparagus, Brussel sprouts in bourbon sauce and mac & cheese. All to die for! Highly recommended.

1  Thank Harford3
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Our group of six visited on a Saturday for an early dinner (5 p.m.). Service was excellent. Food was great. Many dishes had a twist to provide extra or new flavor. We especially loved the bread pudding. The atmosphere is very neat--in the basement of...More

1  Thank Renee M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The service was great and accommodating to a large group with a little kid. They even split the bills and didn't force gratuity. However, the food was average for the price. The atmosphere is neat and maybe it was an off night

Thank Muqtada_Burzynski
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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
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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