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Back Home Restaurant

251 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1560
+1 270-769-2800
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (34 reviews)
“corn pudding” (21 reviews)
“country ham” (10 reviews)
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251 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1560
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i found this small family style restaurant in a house ... nice selection of meats and veggies ... the place was full at 2,30 in the afternoon ... quick service, good food at a grat price ... it is worth the drive...More

1  Thank mw923673
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a place to eat lunch and when we're on the road we usually stop at Cracker Barrel but, the time we wanted to try something different. We found this place and the reviews look decent so we went out of our...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch after church one Sunday a month ago. I had their meatloaf, green beans, and another veggie. Meatloaf was good, the green beans took me by surprise. I'm not used to eating sweet green beans. The service was good and the place was clean....More

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has been a go to stop in Elizabethtown for me for years. Love the staff. Love the food. Great combination!

Thank cmsbeth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were headed south out of Indy and didn’t want the normal fast food stop for lunch and we always prefer to support local places. Saw this on Trip Advistor and decided to try it. It’s a restaurant and a boutique, though I didn’t go...More

Thank nancy w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner. We both had the hot brown and it was very good. The desserts sounded great but we were too full. It’s a real cute place

Thank nannyca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent local eating establishment. They also provide catering for any event. We frequent the restaurant weekly and use their catering service for most office functions.

Thank U4642FWdouglass
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for lunch on a Monday afternoon. We were trying to find something more local and it was a great choice. The restaurant has a shop attached to it as well. They have a Candle section that dud smell really nice. We liked...More

Thank amandakremm
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We went with family while in Kentucky. Very quaint restaurant, even had a bathtub in the ladies restroom! We all enjoyed our food except for the BLT's that my husband and I ordered. The taste was good but they were very skimpy with the bacon...More

1  Thank ronshar51
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Great lunch stop while traveling north. Husband had meatloaf and 2 sides and I had open faced roast beef sandwich with mashed potatoes and pintos. Both were served quickly, were hot and tasty. Will make this a regular detour for sure.

1  Thank DTH256
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Questions & Answers
Viki H
10 August 2016|
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Response from CrazyTaylor | Reviewed this property |
It would be fine. They have a small outdoor area and in the back area it is pretty open for kids.
Tom S
2 April 2016|
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Response from Curtis W | Reviewed this property |
This question should be directed to the restaurant rather than patrons. The restaurant has a web page and can be found by searching for "Backhomeresuaurant.coim".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1560
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 270-769-2800
  • E-mail
Old Victorian style home built in 1872. Two stories tall, with bottom floor Resaurant and top floor being Boutique and gift shop. Family owned and operated. Local flavor along with homemade candies, cakes and pies. Accommodations for large or small parties. Dual parking, both on the side and rear across from local Catholic Church. Also, handicabable beside rear of building. Best kept secret in Hardin County
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