The Ultimate Guide To The Best Restaurants In Kentucky — Pizzas, Tacos, Ice Cream, And More!

Kentucky may not be a place you immediately think of as being on the “cutting edge” of the culinary scene, but it should be. All across The Bluegrass State, there are talented local chefs making magic in their kitchens, taking Kentucky cuisine to the next level. Kentucky is home to an increasing number of top-rated dining options, offering elevated cuisine served with a side of Southern hospitality. Of course, that’s not to say it’s all fine dining, Michelin star glitz and glam; in Kentucky you’ll also find loads of unassuming little spots that pack a big punch, as well as historic restaurants beloved by generations. And then, of course, there’s the bourgeoning bourbon and craft brewery scene in Kentucky, a movement that’s really put the Bluegrass on the map. Add it all up, and you’ve got a formidable force in foodie arena. Today we’re celebrating the culinary culture of The Bluegrass State, and sharing the very best dining, restaurants, and cuisine in Kentucky.