The Best New Restaurant In Kentucky Can Be Found In A Historic Courthouse

The best restaurants in Kentucky are those that use their menus to celebrate the farmers and flavors of the Bluegrass State. Well known local chef, Ouita Michel, does this better than anyone, and she’s done it again with a new restaurant in the old Fayette County Courthouse. Zim’s Cafe is a wonderful dining destination in Lexington that offers a variety of homemade menu items and a relaxed atmosphere that makes it one of the best new restaurants in Kentucky.

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Zim’s Cafe will surely become a favorite local dining destination, and it’s already serving up a menu that wonderfully celebrates the best of Kentucky. Have you been to this new restaurant? What did you think? Let us know in the comments!

Zim’s Cafe is located at 215 West Main St., Lexington, KY 40507. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.

And for more information about two of Chef Ouita Michel’s other delicious restaurants, check out our previous articles here and here.