The Oldest Bourbon Bar In America Is Right Here In Kentucky And It’s Amazing

Actually, it’s the oldest bourbon bar in the world. It seems like bourbon bars have popped up all over the place, but the Old Talbott Tavern in Bardstown has been serving America’s native spirit since 1779. Along with serving Southern food classics, the Old Talbott Tavern is also a bed and breakfast, so it’s a great option of a place to stay if you’re visiting Bardstown.

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If you’re planning to visit Bardstown soon, or just want an idea for a unique weekend getaway, consider staying in America’s oldest bourbon bar. For more information, visit their website.