• Local Dining

The area boasts nearly 100 restaurants to suit just about every appetite.

There is something to offer everyone, ranging from Southern Cuisine, Bourbon specialties, historic dining, train dinner excursions, winery dining, and gourmet fine dining. From quick and essential, causal and entertaining, to the very finest of dining experiences, we can help you find the perfect place to dine during your visit.

There are several excellent restaurants from which to choose (all within a 30 minute drive):

We recommend the following in each town:

Springfield – Mordecai’s on Main (All-American with Southern Flair – www.mordecaisonmain.com), La Fuente or Los Mariachi’s (Mexican), Snappy Tomato Pizza, Pizza Hut, Cecconi’s Country-style Restaurant, Parkview IGA Deli, Wendy’s, Subway, McDonald’s, Hardee’s,  and China King.

Bardstown – The Rickhouse (Fine Dining – Bourbon-themed steakhouse), Bardstown Bourbon Company – The Kitchen (Bourbon Distillery Comfort Food), Kurtz’s (Southern), Kreso’s (Fine Dining – European), My Old KY Dinner Train(Gourmet), Bullitt’s Winery & Bistro (Italian),  Colton’s SteakhouseOld Talbott TavernMammy’s Country KitchenBJ’s Bar & Grill, FRESH Coffee House, Hadorn’s Bakery, La Herradura, Chili’s, Fazoli’s, Cracker Barrel, U-mami Sushi & Hibachi Grill, El Jimador, Starbuck’s,  Cafe Primo, and Scout & Scholar Brewery.

Lebanon – Chasers (Live Music with Weekly Dinner Specials), Ragetti’s Italian Restaurant,  and Big Jim’s Restaurant & Lounge (Steak), Missy’s Out of the Way Cafe (Steakhouse).

Harrodsburg – Shaker Village (Southern/Family Style), Old Owl Tavern, and Kentucky Fudge Company.

DanvilleThe Blue Bird, The Still,  Applebee’s (All American), Cheddar’s, Cattlemen Roadhouse, and The Hub Coffeehouse

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