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Ferrells Snappy Service

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112 N Main St, Madisonville, KY 42431-1953
+1 270-821-7515
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What is left to be said about this legendary hamburger stand? The burgers are old fashioned, grilled works of culinary art that have delighted everyone from the guy on the street to the guys who have called The White House home. A 5 out of 5 rating

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Thank JMT45-70
Madisonville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I have been enjoying Farrell's since my childhood days!!!!! I am 57 now so I have been coming here for more than 45 years!!!!! The best burgers in town!!!! Pretty good chili cheese fries as well!!!!

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Thank LoisOglesby
Madisonville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Typical small town specialty hamburger bar, serving burgers with a "special" sauce, fresh hot fries, and assorted pies. This Burger spot is an institution that is older than any other restaurant business in the area. Try it for the ambiance, the dressed burgers, and the people sharing the service bar with you who have never met a stranger:) Enjoy! *********I... More 

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Thank Linda S
New Orleans, Louisiana
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157 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Just a good hamburger and fries , fast service , cheap and nice local workers. I always make a trip here when I am in town.

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Thank Jfc073
Cincinnati, Ohio
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180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Perhaps a bad day when we went they have been around forever. However, the burgers took an hour and 15 minutes to get, there were flies everywhere, the burger tasted like government cheese, and was small, local rift raft was coming and going. Not a pleasant experience and not going back.

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Thank kevin c
Brandenburg
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62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped here for a quick bit to eat while we were waiting on a funeral. The place looked like a throwback from the 60's. No tables, just stools along the counter. Normal greasy dinner food, it was good but really nothing special. The burgers were made to order and cooked on the grill right in front of you. The... More 

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Thank Peggy J
Madisonville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Good old fashioned burgers ,breakfast good country cooking and chile good and you can see them fix everything in front of you. Prices are fair and good hospitality .

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Thank betty658
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

One small lunch counter with fabulous friendly staff and food was great. Cheeseburger and chicken sandwich from the grill were old fashion and delicious. The best part was the diced potatoes and onions swimming in butter on the grill. You have to try this place.

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Thank Tracy A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Super cool atmosphere even before you walk in! I loved the old school feel to it. You can tell it has been in business for several years! Friendly staff and great food.

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Thank Karley M
Madisonville, Kentucky, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

It has been in business for 50-60 years, with 3 locations. People, young and old. love Ferrell's Burgers. Many younger people make it the place to go after the night's fun times are over. If not just for the food, they go to say they have been there. Don't feel left out when the conversation turns to Ferrell's. Try it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 N Main St, Madisonville, KY 42431-1953
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Madisonville
  • Phone Number: +1 270-821-7515

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?