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Kurtz Restaurant

418 E Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-2202
+1 502-348-8964
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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418 E Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-2202
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant in nicely decorated and the staff is very friendly. They have a large menu and the food is fantastic. I can see why it has been there along time.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this restaurant thinks more of its food than I do, i.e., it is overpriced for the quantity and lack of uniqueness of their cuisine. If you order one of the old "stand-bys" such as fried chicken, you come out OK but prepare for...More

1  Thank Jay K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quaint, cozy restaurant. Well suited for family outings , or a quiet dinner without the kids. Very busy establishment, plan on a reservation or a wait time. The fried chicken is hard to beat!

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good home cooking the food and service was great the desserts were awesome a place everyone should try

Thank Laura F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the food I grew up with! Cooked the way mom and granny did. Love chess pie, chicken livers and congealed salad.

Thank MikeRazor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last year, we stayed at the motel next to Kurtz so we ate there twice. This year, we only had dinner there once. Kurtz is a family owned restaurant and the matriarch is usually there, at the cash register or checking on diners. Last year,...More

Thank Marilyn F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pimento cheese, sweet tea and homemade pies. Need I say more. This was a charming fine in Bardstown. When you walk in and see the pies you will be ready to stay. Also, try there Lima bean soup. We have had their pan fried chicken...More

Thank HurricaneGal_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came with a group and they were wonderful! The group was over 20 and we were fed fast and the meal was absolutely wonderful! I had the turkey and dressing and the dressing was melt in your mouth flavorful!

Thank marykatherine2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

International flair with variety of European tastes represented. Five of the six ate the German, Bulgarian faire and all seemed satisfied. I was having an off night and had a shrimp cocktail and a Greek salad which was good. The place was originally a local...More

Thank Kathy s
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful dinner my husband and I had!!! Lovely atmosphere, food was incredible - thank you!!

Thank LandlockedCoral
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Questions & Answers
2 March 2017|
Response from LAN_traveler | Reviewed this property |
Reservations not required, but it never hurts to call. I don't remember the hours but do remember that they are (or were) closed on Sundays and Mondays, and also from Jan 1 to Mar 1 for the cold season.
2 March 2017|
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Response from Rhonda R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw your post, I'm sure it's to late. We enjoyed the restaurant, home style cooking, it was really delicious. We look forward to going again when we are in the area again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 E Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-348-8964
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