15 Irresistible Restaurants That Define Kentucky

Narrowing this list down to just 15 was extremely difficult. Honestly, this list could have hundreds of restaurants on it that are iconic in Kentucky. But these 15 are some of the most loved places to eat in the state, and once you visit them, it’s easy to understand why. If you have any guests from other states coming to visit, you’ll definitely want to consider taking them to one of these great restaurants.

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We know there are dozens more iconic Kentucky restaurants other than just these 15, so let us know your favorites in the comments!