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Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant

1793 J.H. O'Bryan Ave., Grand Rivers, KY 42045-9045
+1 270-362-8844
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork chop” (486 reviews)
“pie” (129 reviews)
“bread” (172 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1793 J.H. O'Bryan Ave., Grand Rivers, KY 42045-9045
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant
1. 2" Pork Chop Amazing Taste!!!
" Everyone recommended the 2" thick pork chop."
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2. To Die for Deserts!!!
"I saved room for Bill's Boatsinker Pie "
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3. Christmas Decorations Unreal!
"waitresses were so friendly, the Christmas decorations were amazing"
Brenda E
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've been going to Patti's to celebrate special occasions for 20 years, but recently its lost its charm. They overbook the restaurant especially at holiday time, and rush you through your meal to get there next table in. Booked a table months in advance for...More

Thank AshleyJ976
PattisGrandRiversKy, Public Relations Manager at Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Truly disheartened to hear and we will be re-training staff so this does not happen again. We appreciate your business and this is not how we want you to feel when leaving. We listen to our customers reviews and make changes when needed. It has...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Patti's !800 Settlement in Grand Rivers, KY is a must for people vacationing at Kentucky Lake or the Land Between the Lakes and for locals from 100 miles around. It has been a mainstay of the local community since 1977 and has grown to the...More

1  Thank jep140
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every room was decorated uniquely for Christmas. All were beautiful. The food was delicious, we had pork chop. Potted rolls with strawberry butter. Apple pie for dessert. You will not leave hungry. Afterward we strolled through a wonderland of Christmas lights. Definitely puts you in...More

Thank verena p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped there on way to Nashville. Lighting was so bad we could not even read the menus. Had to use flashlight app on cell phone. Food was fantastic.

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone that's stayed in Grand Rivers has heard of Patti's (or Bill's). Prices are not inexpensive but the ambiance, service, and food are excellent. Unbelieveable how it's decorated for Christmas! Combined with the Badgett Playhouse you couldn't have a more perfect day.

Thank KJW2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at Patti’s for having a late dinner on our way to Nashville. We liked the outdoor atmosphere when we arrived but even more when we left. I will tell you later. We waited 15 minutes that we spent walking around the shop. Waiters...More

1  Thank Stligochu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere PLUS good food and service! In November Patties decorates for Christmas and the 750,000 plus lights are impressive. We have been there twice this month with our grown children, grand kids and now with great grand kids and all have marveled about the lights...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was delicious! 2 inch pork chop recommended. Generous portions. Walk around outside. Decorations inside and out are amazing! Christmas Holiday is a favorite time to visit with so many lights.

Thank luvnflorida
Ann M, Public Relations Manager at Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for visiting us. We truly love making wonderful memories with all our customers during the holidays and throughout the year. Hope to see you again soon! Ann Martin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here every thanksgiving weekend for the past 30 years. Had the chicken Oscar with spinach salad and broccoli soup. Dessert: mint boat sinker pie, butterscotch pecan pie, and apple crumble pie.More

Thank John H
Ann M, Public Relations Manager at Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for being such a loyal customer. You continued business is greatly appreciated. Our success is determined by by our repeat customers and you have been a part of so many wonderful memories and we look forward to many more! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great decorations and ambiance. Nice to walk around the little village of shops. Be sure to try the sawdust pie. The slices of fresh banana on top are really are a nice touch. Food is fair. Service is fair but they are nice.More

Thank Luv2TravelTN
Ann M, Public Relations Manager at Patti's 1880's Settlement Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We strive to make every customer's visit better than the last. Reviews help us to look into areas where needed and I will forward your comments onto management. Thank you for your business and we hope to see you again...More

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Questions & Answers
Isabella B
9 November 2017|
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Response from Yvonna P | Reviewed this property |
It is available upon request. And if not, you can buy the mix in the gift shop. I’m sure the ingredients are listed on the package.
2 November 2017|
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Response from Ann M | Property representative |
No we have a Thanksgiving menu
1 October 2017|
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Response from PattisGrandRiversKy | Property representative |
Please give Elwood a call 270-362-8844
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1793 J.H. O'Bryan Ave., Grand Rivers, KY 42045-9045
    (West Commerce)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Grand Rivers
  • Phone Number: +1 270-362-8844
  • E-mail
Patti's 1880's Settlement is that special place where friends bring friends. Patti's and Mr. Bill's are upscale family dining - famous for a 2" pork chop, mile high meringue pies, flower pot bread, and strawberry butter. Patti's 1880's Settlement is located in the small town of Grand Rivers, KY located at the northern entrance of Land Between the Lakes between Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake.
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