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Knoth's Bar-B-Que

728 US Highway 62, Lake City, Grand Rivers, KY 42045-9199
+1 270-362-8580
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork plate” (14 reviews)
“pulled pork” (19 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
728 US Highway 62, Lake City, Grand Rivers, KY 42045-9199
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to buy Barbecue sauce for my son in law, and decided to eat lunch. The menu is very limited, and never changes. The restaurant is straight out of the fifties, reminds me of my Grandma’s restaurant Bonney’s Cafe in Lesterville Mo pop.500. You...More

Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 1 April 2018

we have been back three times around 5;45pm, and all three times we asked at the door . DO YOU HAVE B E E F this evening..ANSWER WAS ALL 3 TIMES N O . were out .we was told by the waitress that you have...More

Thank 2017art
Reviewed 9 March 2018

If I was closer than three hours (in Lexington) I would dine at Knoth's at least weekly. Excelllent pulled pork and fine sauces to accompany. If you get close to the lakes, by all mean, stop and eat!

Thank Horsefolks
Reviewed 4 March 2018

If you like a restuarant that has friendly staff and good food Knoth BBQ is your place. Been going for about 5 years now when I am in the area. If you areinto the older restuarant and loves to see pictures and advertisement from 50's...More

Thank Ted G
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ in the south. Their sauce is a homegrown recipe that is great on BBQ, fries, hamburger and anything else you like. Highly recommend!!!

Thank Yvonna P
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Best BBQ hands down! You will love their sauce too it's a sweet/sour type tomato base. It's good on anything. Be sure and get a bottle to go. The BBQ is moist and just plain great. I'm not wild about the slaw (mustard) but my...More

Thank Yvonna P
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We always get pork bbq to go when we stay at Kentucky Lake, spring and fall. (They are closed during winter months.) We also visit their neighbors, the Browse About, which has a huge selection of concrete lawn decor.

Thank dmlewis2008
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Some of, if not the best barbecue pork I have every had. The prices are great. The decor looks like it was installed in 1948 and hasn't been replaced. The service was very personable and efficient.

Thank Scott E
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Ate at Knoth's yesterday after Eclipse..No BEEF AGAIN AND IT WAS A LITTLE AFTER LUNCH TIME...GIRL SAID WE HAVEN'T HAD ANY BEEF AT ALL TODAY.. This is the 4 or 5 time we have been there and NO BEEF pork sand was one size up...More

Thank 2017art
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in at knots BBQ on the way to the winery to get something to eat and it was awesome. Our food came out fast and the staff was great. It will be a stop for us when we are down that way.

Thank trey1402
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Brenda P
27 April 2016|
Response from CDE2004 | Reviewed this property |
Sandwiches are $2 to $3 each.
6 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from CDE2004 | Reviewed this property |
11-7 Monday - Saturday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 US Highway 62, Lake City, Grand Rivers, KY 42045-9199
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Grand Rivers
  • Phone Number: +1 270-362-8580
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