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The Tousey House Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good food Good Service...a little crowded on holidays but fine otherwise. The spinach salad is very good. Everyone seems to like their chicken dinner too Good wine selection.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank linda s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Business trip to Florence, came here with coworkers. Highly recommended and I see why. Sat us outside on a lovely spring evening. Fresh food, large portions. Flavors were excellent. Left happy. Was told to try the Hot Brown. It's apparently Kentucky famous, tasted great.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank randomadventurer13
Reviewed 4 days ago

Have moved, reluctantly past their Hot Brown, which I adore. Shrimp and grits app - best grits have ever eaten. Don't think one could fault anything on their menu. Service always excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nanci R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, the atmosphere and history of the house is amazing. The house was built in 1822, and has classic southern charm that has to be experienced. The staff were extremely accomodating, friendly, helpful and overall really nice people. We were looking all around for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended, and we saw why!! Food and service was wonderful. Their yeast rolls tasted just like my grandmothers, and the menu selection is perfect!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kybrown8486
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Tousey House several times and have never had a bad experience!! The food, service and the atmosphere are all EXCELLENT!!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jean K
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Great time of year to visit! Highly recommend reservations. Inside an old historical home, so restroom on main level and many steps to upper level. Some favorites, KY Hotbrown, Shrimp and Grits app, fried green tomatoes app, open face rib eye sandwich and my friend...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ladykaren007
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

It was completely by accident we found this treasure. While on vacation, we took a wrong turn and ended up driving past the Tousey House Tavern. It was so cute that I Goog/ed the place and we decided to go there for my birthday dinner....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank AJ L
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Great food, great staff. No problems substituting with gluten free choices. I had blackened, broiled cod, coleslaw, and fruit. My friend had the delicious Harvest Salad.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank F56NHmonicap
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and great food. Perfect place for date night as well. Never have had a bad meal from here. Will continue to visit for years to come.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pattitr
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9 November 2018|
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Response from Mturner55 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! The chef can make 90% of the menu items as gluten-free options. Great question! Thanks. Michael
Diane S
12 May 2017|
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Response from PatsyH89 | Reviewed this property |
Questions like this should go directly to the restaurant. Trip Advisor reviewers would not know the current details. Bit whatever they offer will be good.
31 May 2016|
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Response from deetsies | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Tousey House in beautiful Burlington , KY, serves non-alcoholic beer!
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