This Kentucky Pharmacy Is Also An Old Fashioned Soda Fountain That You Simply Gotta Try

Many people are turning to the internet these days to buy everything from groceries to prescription medicines, but once upon a time, the town pharmacy was more than just a place to stop in and pick up your medicine and other necessities. This nostalgic tradition continues at Wheeler Pharmacy in Lexington. This family-owned pharmacy is also an old-fashioned soda fountain and you simply have to give it a try.

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Wheeler Pharmacy is a local tradition and worth a stop for a step back in time, a good breakfast or lunch, and anything else you may need. Have you eaten at the counter of this old-fashioned gem? Any other similar places around Kentucky we should know about? Let us know in the comments!

Wheeler Pharmacy is located at 336 Romany Rd., Lexington, KY 40502. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.

And for more classic diner destinations in Kentucky, check out our previous articles here.