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Jonathan at Gratz Park - CLOSED

120 W Second St, Lexington, KY 40507-1136
+1 859-252-4949
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
25 Apr 2016
“Fresh Local Cusine with a Flair”
24 Jan 2015
“closed now as far as I know”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
120 W Second St, Lexington, KY 40507-1136
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1 - 10 of 163 reviews

Reviewed 25 April 2016

This restaurant has undergone a interior redo since of last visit. No longer a white tablecloth experience but the food is still great. They appear to be understaffed and the service suffers, this combined with the absence of tablecloths indicates cash constraints certainly not reflected...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I ate there during their last weekend, and was sad to know it was closing. There was talk that they would open somewhere else at a later date, but as of now I have not heard that it has happened.

Thank makingtrails101
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Thank you, Jonathans for a memorable 50th Anniversary! You and your lovely little bar will be missed! So sorry to learn that you were closing four days after our visit.

Thank msc196
Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

I had read the wonderful reviews, and when we heard that the restaurant was closing at the end of this month, we wanted to try it. The ambiance was perfect. The music was low but nice, and the room was quiet. Our server, Jesus, was...More

2  Thank Rekico80
Reviewed 8 June 2014

My husband asked me where I wanted to go to celebrate my birthday, and I chose Jonathan's because we've been there for several occasions, and have enjoyed it. He surprised me with 16 of our friends and family. It's really not set up to serve...More

1  Thank DeeBJones
Reviewed 7 June 2014

I visited Lexington for the first time and ate at five restaurants. Jonathan's was the absolute best. Our waiter Jesus was outstanding. He helped us understand the chef and the menu. The interior, inside the Gratz Park Inn is very romantic. The wine, a Rutherford...More

Thank DocHarrisHHI
Reviewed 29 May 2014

The restaurant itself is a little too dark [dreary] for our liking so we were fortunate to get a table on the patio - even though it had zero view. The food was very good and the service from LT was excellent

Thank Allen J
Reviewed 29 May 2014

As with so many travelers, a primary reason for our being in Lexington was to check out Bourbon. We heard that the bar staff here is especially knowledgeable and thought it would be a good idea to hear what they had to say. The bartender...More

Thank CarolinaTrekkers
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Seafood with a brown gravy and quail served with greens may be non-traditional, but you will not be disappointed. The burgoo is as good as it gets.

Thank John_B_Indy
Reviewed 1 May 2014

This continues to be one of the premier restaurants in Lexington. Set inside an inn off Gratz Park, it is readily accessible to local hotels as well as nightly entertainment along Main Street. A menu filled with creative choices for appetizers, entrees and desserts makes...More

Thank jeffl499
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 W Second St, Lexington, KY 40507-1136
    (W Second St and Upper Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-252-4949
  • E-mail
Regional Redefined Cuisine in Historic Downtown Lexington, Located Inside the historic Gratz Park Inn
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