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Kurtz Restaurant

418 E Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-2202
+1 502-348-8964
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pickled beets” (20 reviews)
“fried chicken” (78 reviews)
“biscuit pudding” (18 reviews)
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418 E Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-2202
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

This restaurant is always a favorite of ours. It was great to meet friends from Utah there and share the superb food. The service was attentive but not intrusive.

Thank kc4jox
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We went to Kurtz on a Sunday night without reservations and were promptly seated. The small rooms were full of diners including one large group celebrating a birthday. They had brought their own cake. The bourbon selection was fairly large after all this is the...More

Thank satxdiver
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This is a lovely historic building and the perfect setting for a restaurant. Unfortunately, the food is so below average that I cannot recommend anyone eating here. I went with 5 other guests and none of us were happy with our meal. I had the...More

1  Thank BERFB
Reviewed 3 May 2016

I have to say this was a real treat. I took friend that from Danville. wow what a nice place. Food was good Service was top notch. you could not ask for netter.

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We went for to Kurtzs for dinner on a Sunday evening. After a weekend of eating snacks and sandwiches while traveling , we wanted "real food". This was perfect! We had turkey and dressing and prime rib. We were served loads of food. All was...More

Thank crazzeenurse
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We were driving from Lexington to Louisville Through Bardstown and stopped here for lunch. I couldn’t stop smiling the whole time. I felt like I was back in the 50’s – Clean with white table cloths, curtains on the windows – they were even playing...More

1  Thank Jim B
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Fresh Beets are plentiful as they are served with everything. The cornbread is always delishish. Salad is always fresh the rest is just okay. Known for their fried chicken which is good but not over the top. Deseret for the most part is fine, most...More

1  Thank DonaldHoward
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch and everything was delicious. The cole slaw was really good and the biscuit pudding is a must have! !! Michael was our waiter and did a wonderful job! Definitely recommend!

2  Thank hokeyslady
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We hit the Kurtz Restaurant while visiting local distilleries. What a find! Highly recommend the butter bean soup! And warm chocolate meringue pie! Thanks to Trip Advisor for finding this place for us.

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has great food! Fantastic home style southern favorites & the homemade pies & desserts were delicious. They also make a great mint julep. Must stop here if in Bardstown, KY

Thank mrschalk
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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, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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