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Gold Rush Cafe & Catering

400 Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001-0734
+1 270-443-4422
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scotch egg” (16 reviews)
“meatloaf” (19 reviews)
“apple butter” (12 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 14:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
400 Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001-0734
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Can’t go wrong. Coffee was just ok. Home fries and sausage gravy were really good. Husband had the omelette with hollandaise and loved it.

Thank KentuckyPeeps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service were great. Family friendly and very clean. The children enjoyed their Mickey pancakes. My husband and I enjoyed our meatloaf and vegetables.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was fantabulus! Is a made up word but seriously - Pam was great, sausage, waffles, eggs, hash browns all perfect and delicious. Look no further. The Dalton’s is a total meal!

Thank Johnny D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, teenage son, and I were in search of a good breakfast to start our day and found exactly what we wanted. We had a short wait but once we ordered the food came out quickly. We each had something different. The biscuits and...More

Thank wy2298
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Food and staff was excellent. The sausage gravy was maybe the best I've ever had. The prime rib omelet was fantastic. Prices are reasonable and the amount of food is plenty.

Thank BiggsTheGoalie
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to the Gold Rush Cafe based on TripAdvisor advice. We were seated quickly. I ordered the bacon, lettuce, fried green tomato sandwich with a side of beer battered fries. My husband ordered the chili Mac burger. The portions were large. The BLFGT...More

Thank grosbea
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Ate breakfast. It was one of the best breakfast I had in a while. Quick to get a table, considering it was packed and had a waiting line

Thank Christie D
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Service was great. Food was ok. I expected better after reading reviews. We drove out of our way to eat breakfast there but probably wouldn't again. Not that it was bad, it just wasn't so great that I'd make the effort to detour there.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My wife and I are always looking for good breakfast restaurants, especially ones with excellent biscuits and gravy. I'm sure that to the locals, the Gold Rush Cafe is well known, but being from southern Illinois, it was a great find. The food was very...More

Thank Ramtiy2
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The server at Max's the night before, recommended The Gold Rush Cafe. We probably would have walked right by it.

Thank ancientmoods
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7 February 2016|
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Response from Tara C | Reviewed this property |
I would call ahead to reserve tables.
Steve S
11 April 2015|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
400 Broadway, Paducah KY. Closed Monday- Tues-Sat 7 am till 9pm, Sunday 9am till 2pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Broadway St, Paducah, KY 42001-0734
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paducah
  • Phone Number: +1 270-443-4422
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