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Bourbon On Main

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
103 W Main St, Frankfort, KY 40601-2807
+1 502-352-2720
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“deviled eggs” (21 reviews)
“pork belly” (10 reviews)
“burger” (47 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
103 W Main St, Frankfort, KY 40601-2807
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We thought this would be a nice upscale restaurant, since it was rated #1 in Frankfort. NOPE! A loud college town type restaurant. Playing weird trivia questions. Service not the best, food decent but quirky. Not a good place for a couple to chat over...More

Thank mwpflash65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere was great, nice little spot to try for a date night. Food was good although when you order a BLT you think that it would be more meat than 3 pieces of pork belly bacon. Looks like the employees all enjoy working there. We...More

Thank AmberW2140
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little place. We LOVED the atmosphere, especially on the back deck. Food was delicious! We were a little slow to be waited on. There was some confusion as to what wait person we belonged to. We will go back again.

Thank Sherpa801597
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice selection of craft brews and specialty drinks, like the blueberry margarita. Lots of yummy shareable food, like deviled eggs with candied pork belly. A fun upbeat atmosphere but the back deck is the best thing about this place. A beautiful view of the Kentucky...More

Thank Bernadette Z
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Just finished up lunch and a couple drinks. The atmosphere is relaxing and friendly Had the “Quityerb$&@in’ Burger” that is in the top 5 burgers that I have ate over the last 35 years. The whiskey and Bourbon selection is more than ample. Quality and...More

Thank Michaelpugh1983
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This place is #1 for a reason. Stopped for lunch...fantastic sandwich options...look forward to going back.

1  Thank TheRealJTForReal
Reviewed 28 August 2018

As a local, I don't go there anymore. Food is mediocre, service is terrible. Had to go to bar to get cocktails.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

In good weather sit out on the deck for a river view. My fave dishes are the deviled eggs with pork belly and the crab cakes (very good for inland). Nice selection of beer, craft cocktails, and, of coarse, bourbon.

Thank SeeingtheBeauty
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in after seeing on TripAdvisor. All of the employees were friendly and helpful. I had the crab cake and fries. Both were delicious! Great bourbon selection as well. Will stop back next time in the area.

Thank addison09
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I both had another great meal. She had the Creole hash and eggs and I had the taco quesidillla. Both were excellent as was the bread pudding for dessert. Highly recommend stopping at BOM!

Thank Tom L
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Questions & Answers
6 October 2018|
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Response from shellmes77 | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure they are closed on Mondays.
22 April 2017|
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Response from Ian M | Property representative |
Yes. The top deck is reserved for smoking.
Cade N
26 November 2016|
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Response from Taylor M | Property representative |
Thanks for asking. As of right now, Bourbon On Main has a bar license under which we serve alcohol. We are only allowed to have people 21 and over on the premises at all times. We have asked the ABC for clarification of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 W Main St, Frankfort, KY 40601-2807
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 502-352-2720
Located in beautiful Historic Downtown Frankfort, Kentucky on the Kentucky River, Bourbon on Main is the dream of Frankfort natives who live and breathe bourbon and love to share their passion. They get inspired by the mixology and culinary delights of city life, but love the simple welcoming hospitality of small town living. They wished for their community better food, better cocktails and access to craft beers, as well as better places for the people in the town they love to gather, feast, and have fun! They also wanted to showcase all the beautiful things Kentucky culture has to offer to people from outside the community. So when you come to Kentucky, make sure to put Historic Downtown Frankfort on the top of your list. Bourbon On Main is located in a perfect spot for launching a day's worth of bourbon tours. Start with Buffalo Trace, less than 5 minutes away. Jim Beam tours take place in Clermont, but you can still check in on their large Frankfort operations on your short 20-minute drive out to Woodford Reserve, Four Roses and Wild Turkey. To get your feet wet, try one of our Bourbon 101 flights, where you can learn to discriminate the flavors you'll find along the Kentucky backroads. For you history buffs, you can't do better than visiting the two State Capitals, Kentucky State History Museum (2 blocks from Bourbon On Main) and taking a walk through the civil war historic site, Fort Hill, where you can capture breath-taking views of the city and the Kentucky River valley. Stroll the historic downtown shops and antique malls, and when you are ready to relax pop over to Bourbon on Main for a delicious meal or an evening with friends, cocktails and shared plates on the back deck overlooking the Kentucky River. So drop on by anytime. We love to talk bourbon and we love to talk Kentucky. What story do you have to tell?
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