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American Restaurants in Lexington

4.7 - 539 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 10PM

362 E Main St, Lexington
(859) 309-3039

Carson's Food & Drink

Carson's was our first meal in town. I booked it knowing a lot of places are closed on Mondays and didn't want to have to fret over where to ea... More reviews

4.8 - 451 votes

Hours: 10:30AM - 10PM

360 Meijer Way, Lexington
(859) 296-0076


To the gentleman who brought the food to our table, took our tray before we could put it up, and offered (and did) box up my sandwich and fries I didnt h... More reviews

4.6 - 535 votes

Hours: 3 - 10PM

3373 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington
(859) 977-2600

OBC Kitchen

5 stars all the way. We went there as a group of 4. Everyone got something a little different and we all ended up trying a little bit of each others’ foo... More reviews

4.6 - 444 votes

Hours: 5 - 11PM

1074 Merrick Dr, Lexington
(859) 269-5417

Merrick Inn Restaurant

Great food and the same for the atmosphere! My better half deserves to come here more than we can make it here! More reviews

4.6 - 418 votes

Hours: 4 - 10PM

4456 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington
(859) 272-4269

Giuseppe's Ristorante Italiano

The food was lovely. the ambience was great. love the live jazz. very helpful wait staff and bar staff. More reviews

4.8 - 294 votes

Hours: 7AM - 2:30PM

2894 Richmond Rd, Lexington
(859) 899-3447

First Watch

We had really great service with Sydney today at First Watch. The food was excellent, it tasted fresh not oily or dry as my visit to the place that’s not... More reviews

4.6 - 391 votes

Hours: 5 - 9PM

735 E Main St, Lexington
(859) 266-9000

Coles 735 Main

Well recommended and well worth a visit. A little pricey for Lexington, but everything from the food to service was excellent. Salads were fresh and abun... More reviews

4.8 - 274 votes

Hours: 8AM - 2PM

867 S Broadway #140, Lexington
(859) 955-0388

DV8 Kitchen - Broadway

We were visiting from out of town and found this place for brunch. The food was delicious, and the prices were so adorable we tried many things! The atmo... More reviews

4.4 - 455 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

3347 Tates Creek Rd, Lexington
(859) 335-6500

Malone's Lansdowne

This is my second time at Malone's. The first experience I had to request another server. This time the service was wonderful. The server made sugge... More reviews

4.6 - 295 votes

Hours: 6PM - 12AM

135 W Main St, Lexington
(859) 618-6318

West Main Crafting Co

Really unique menu, and unique in a very good way! Food was excellent drinks were really good as well! More reviews

4.5 - 322 votes

Hours: 4 - 10PM

259 W Short St #125, Lexington
(859) 252-1010

Dudley's On Short

As per usual, wonderful wonderful wonderful! I sat with a different server (unfortunately I can’t remember her name) but she was by far the best. The Tou... More reviews

4.6 - 264 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 9PM

4081 Finn Way, Lexington
(859) 687-0099

J. Alexander's Restaurant

The service was excellent! The kindness and professionalism was beyond spectacular. This was the first time we dined on the patio and my husband and I lo... More reviews

4.4 - 343 votes

Hours: 5 - 9PM

264 Walton Ave, Lexington
(859) 971-0240

Epping's on Eastside

We had a great experience for brunch at Eppings! There was a slight delay in receiving our food due to another large party, but otherwise the food was go... More reviews

4.8 - 190 votes

Hours: 11AM - 3PM

760 N Limestone, Lexington
(859) 948-1874


Just had the most delicious grilled cheese and tomato bisque soup on the first fall feeling day! Highly recommend Minton's! You can't go wrong ... More reviews

4.4 - 327 votes

Hours: 4 - 9PM

161 Lexington Green Cir C-8, Lexington
(859) 273-0103

Palmers Fresh Grill

Two totally different vibes, but I love both the outdoor and indoor settings here. Seafood queso was a delicious app and the Diablo Mule is my go-to drin... More reviews

4.5 - 276 votes

Hours: 8AM - 2PM

821 Chevy Chase Pl, Lexington
(859) 523-8328

Josie's Restaurant

Dude-SO GOOD. They don't accept reservations for brunch, so we waited about 45 minutes for Sunday brunch and it was absolutely worth the wait. I ord... More reviews

4.5 - 275 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

1920 Pleasant Ridge Dr, Lexington
(859) 264-8023

Malone's Hamburg

I'm always shocked that people line up for hours to eat here. The food is mediocre at best, and outrageously overpriced. Here is a perfect example o... More reviews

4.5 - 245 votes

Hours: 8AM - 9PM

348 Southland Dr, Lexington
(859) 278-9424

Winchell's Restaurant & Bar

Atrocious service. We'd been for dinner before but never breakfast. Definitely a mistake. They were super busy, probably short staffed, totally get ... More reviews

4.3 - 296 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

3735 Palomar Centre Dr, Lexington
(859) 977-2620

Malone's Palomar

The food was excellent!! The staff were amazing! It made our anniversary dinner special! More reviews

4.7 - 167 votes

Hours: 11AM - 9PM

220 Ruccio Way Suite 110, Lexington
(859) 219-1931

Mr. Brews Taphouse

We went on a Friday night and it was not too crowded. We were able to get outdoor seating. I ordered a Keeneland fall ale, which was very good. This seem... More reviews

4.2 - 307 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

3604 Walden Dr, Lexington
(859) 272-0891

Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen

Cheddars is a restaurant that serves good food at a good price. We were immediately greeted when we walked in. Seated right away and within a couple minu... More reviews

4.6 - 185 votes

Hours: 11AM - 2PM

350 Foreman Ave, Lexington
(859) 286-9889

Bad Wolf Burgers

My family and I watched a YouTube video that proclaimed this the best burger joint in Kentucky. This place lives up to the hype. Great burgers and friend... More reviews

4.4 - 231 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

151 W Zandale Dr, Lexington
(859) 259-2708

Ramsey's Diner - Zandale

Just ate here for the first time. It was fantastic. I had cajun fried catfish, mashed potatoes, and creamed corn. It came with three very unique hush pup... More reviews

4.4 - 226 votes

Hours: 11AM - 9PM

Hamburg Pavilion, 2304 Sir Barton Way #170, Lexington
(859) 263-5228

Ted's Montana Grill

This place is great. The food was awesome, especially the meatloaf. The service was very good. I asked for seconds, but unfortunately they don't off... More reviews

4.3 - 252 votes

Hours: 11AM - 10PM

3010 Lakecrest Cir, Lexington
(859) 305-0082

Bru Burger Bar

One of our fav chains to visit in Lexington !! Love the food we get here! The beer menu here keeps changing looks like but I have loved every beer I have... More reviews

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