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Clay's Downtown Restaurant - CLOSED

730 Main St, Paris, KY 40361-1819
+1 859-987-6000
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“bread pudding” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
730 Main St, Paris, KY 40361-1819
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Clay's has closed down a few months ago. There is no sign out front so it is possible they may just be reorginizing, but they bare not open for business right now.

Thank Allen K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Service slow, steaks too thin. Sides were good. Drinks were o.k. Had to constantly wave a waitress down for service. Other entrées were o.k but for a "steak house" there was a lot to be desired. Understand the place has now closed.

Thank kanejim
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

It had been almost five months since we last ate at Clay and am sad to say it will be our last. Several items on the menu were not available, including beer and wine from the drink menu; there were no specials for Friday evening;...More

Thank pguthrie
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Came for dessert and enjoyed a lovely bread pudding with burboun sauce. It was delicious. The wait staff is also very nice bringing southern charm and hospitality to the place. The music selection was beautiful. Nothing like some old jazz to create a wonderful dining...More

Thank bekahsa06
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Nice food at a nice price. Herb crusted salmon is very good! My wife had a good pasta dish too. The traditional bread pudding with the bourbon sauce is great. Big enough to share! For a small town this is an above average find. I...More

Thank irish75
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We had 2 great dinners while staying in the area. The chef (Elizabeth I think) was personable and very good at what she does. We had several salmon dishes and they were all wonderful. Cooked perfectly and seasoned just right. The shrimp and pasta was...More

Thank R T K
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Our first time visit looking for some place out of the ordinary. Beautiful gracious Southern charm and hospitality! Staff were friendly and attentive. All aspects of our meal were executed well. The menu has something for everyone. The steak was an excellent cut prepared just...More

Thank DaveLightning
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying just outside of Paris, KY, so we were looking for close restaurants for dinner. We had steak and pasta. The marinara sauce was delicious. My husband's steak was average. Our kids had fries and PB&J. The fresh squeezed lemonade is awesome. Our...More

Thank AutumnChastain
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Clay's "chocolate bread pudding" is more like a dense cake with a back note of rich, dark chocolate. Served warm with either homemade caramel or bourbon sauce, it is a unique treat. I have stopped in many times just for this dessert but have also...More

Thank Praline39588
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We came here on a week night. There were only 3-4 other people in the place. Our waitress, and older lady who loved to talk, spent most of her time visiting with the regulars. We waited about 45 minutes for our dinner. I could understand...More

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 730 Main St, Paris, KY 40361-1819
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +1 859-987-6000
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