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Sutton's Italian Restaurant

110 N Locust Hill Dr, Lexington, KY 40509-1514
+1 859-268-2068
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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110 N Locust Hill Dr, Lexington, KY 40509-1514
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wide variety of choices. My wife and I both thoroughly enjoyed our selections. But, the fried banana peppers are what we are going to remember the most! I am going to suggest that the restaurants back home put them on the menu. The only thing...More

Thank Tom B
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Tom, I am happy to hear that you had a good dining experience. We were extremely busy for a Wednesday night and I apologize for the less than acceptable service. I felt your pain as I struggled to get on top of the situation...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter wanted me to try this restaurant. First visit and extremely pleased. Had the Tuscan marinated ribeye and it was fantastic. The employees were super nice and our server was the best. Oh and try the pepperoni pops yummo.More

Thank payton583
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

What a fantastic review! Thank you so very much for taking time out of your busy schedule to let other traveler's know about your experience at our small family Italian restaurant. It's because of guests like you who encourage us to continue to try to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner with a family party of 7 while staying in Lexington on our way south for a family vacation. Walked in about 7:30pm, we were seated within 5 min. Apps came out quick and were great, kids meals came out, then we heard...More

Thank 487erikj
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit at our small family Italian restaurant! Thank you for taking the time to tell other Travellers about your experience and mentioning some of our specific items that you were pleased to enjoy from the menu. Thank...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I had the Hot Sicilian sub and my husband had the flat iron steak. Server was great and food was delicious. We will definitely visit again.

Thank Mrsnspectr
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time from your busy schedule to send us this fantastic review! I am very happy you enjoyed your experience. We will look forward to your return. Until then, safe travels and best regards, Gordon

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

A colleague and I are in town on business and looking for good Italian food. After checking reviews we decided on Sutton’s and boy are we glad! Our service was great, the food was fabulous, and the weather was gorgeous! We shared the stuffed mushrooms...More

Thank MOwens1214
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you so much for telling other Travelers about your experience in our small family restaurant! I'm so glad you were able to enjoy the weather, as we have one of the better patios in town. We hope to serve you again soon and until...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

The dinner was some of the best Italian food we have had and the server was pleasant and helpful! Try the chicken and broccoli with pasta and was delicious.More

Thank Kornelis D
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hello Kornelis, Thank you very much for taking the time to give us such a great review. The pasta you have recommended is one of the top selling pastas, Baked Chicken and Broccoli. Thanks for mentioning our service as well. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Came on a Sunday afternoon. With my friend around 12:30. We waited on a person to come and tell us where to sit. No hostess that day. We started with the fried banana peppers. They were rings and dipped in cocktail sauce. Very good. We...More

Thank phislamajama
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you for providing some feedback about your visit last Sunday. I'm rather Disturbed that your experience was not better than you reported. I hope that you liked your dish with gluten-free gnocchi. We use a large 26/30 count shrimp and you should have received...More

Reviewed 28 March 2018

My husband and I tried Sutton's for the first time last weekend. Our server was outstanding!! However, the meal was just ok ... not bad, but not great. There are other Italian restaurants in Lexington that we prefer so we likely won't be back.More

Thank LW1214
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Very surprised to read this review. We usually exceed our guests expectations every time. My apologies for not making you a raving fan! We like to think that we serve the best Italian food in Lexington at a price everyone can afford. We hope that...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This place has it figured out! Tonight was our first time and we most definitely will be back many more times in the future! Awesome Service with Gerald, our waiter. We tried the Sampler Appetizer (3 items, all Amazing!), We got our little girl(2yo) chicken...More

Thank Erin M
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2018

Hello Erin, Thank you for the wonderful review of some of our core menu items. We certainly appreciate that you took the time to let travelers know about our small family owned and operated business. I will be sure to thank Gerald for his service...More

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited on Sunday night. Easy to get in, unlike the previous Friday - they were slammed! Food was so good. Every aspect was great!More

Thank tdbjohnson
Gordon L, Owner at Sutton's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with such a fantastic review! I am so glad that you decided to give us a try on Sunday. I will be sure to share your review with our staff and thank them for...More

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25 November 2017|
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Response from Kelley B | Reviewed this property |
Sutton's took our reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 N Locust Hill Dr, Lexington, KY 40509-1514
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-268-2068
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Local family owned an operated Italian restaurant with an American Pub. Made from scratch, local, organic family recipes. Open for lunch and dinner. We serve food and alcohol very late 7 days a week. We also deliver alcohol and food until midnight daily! Daily specials, happy hours, and discounts. Patio seating and Bocce Ball courts available.
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