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Jean Farris Winery

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6825 Old Richmond Rd, Lexington, KY 40515-9303
+1 859-263-9463
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 23:00 - 00:00
Mon 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It hurts my heart to write a negative review about my favorite restaurant, but it must be done. JF ran Mardi Gras specials advertised from 2/24-2/26. We excitedly made reservations for Sunday evening at 5:30. Not a single one of the specials was available. Not the gumbo, not the BBQ shrimp, not the Surf&Turf. Nor did they have the only... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I had the flank steak and Cheryl had the stuffed pork. Both amazing. Perfect seasoning and combination of meals. I also had the French onion soup and it was very good. We have some of our best Lexington meals when we eat here.

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Thank Ron E
Clarksville, Tennessee
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife (who grew up only a short distance from the winery) and I enjoyed a wonderful Valentine's Day meal at the bistro. The food was delicious, the staff was attentive and the wine, as always, was perfect.

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Thank ChuckHajdu
Lexington, Kentucky
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I went to Jean Farris for an early Valentines Day dinner 2/11/17. We had a reservation at 7:00pm. We arrived early (6:15)to enjoy a glass of wine and a cheese plate at the bar. We ordered our drinks and cheese and got our drinks quickly. They were delicious and we enjoyed our conversation. We never got our... More 

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Thank Wendy K
Lexington, Kentucky
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

We went to Jean Farris on Saturday Feb 11 to beat the Valentine's Day crush of the 14th. My husband had the lobster bisque which had huge chunks of lobster. I had the strawberry salad, which was full of strawberries adding to the "red theme" of the holiday. We both had the Beef Wellington special and it was truly special... More 

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Thank travellintheusa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Beautiful place! Roasted Romaine Ceasar salad is very good. Roasted beet salad was ok, beets were undercooked and crunchy. Ordered the Flank Steak and it was tough but the roasted vegetables served with it was great. We had reservations for a party of 8 and one couple couldn't come on the day of the reservation due to an illness and... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

We took some local friends here as they had been for a wine tasting and enjoyed it. The place was empty except for a few people at the bar. The waiter was good and pleasant. The food was fairly average compared to restaurants in San Diego- but priced like a high end ($32 per entre w/no side dish) - to... More 

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Thank Michelle W
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

My friends and I visited Jean Farris for the first time to enjoy a few glasses of wine to kick off a bachelorette weekend. The wine (specifically the Riesling) was DELICIOUS so I insisted that my husband and I return for dinner and we were not disappointed! The food was incredible. I ordered the filet with came with a bordelaise... More 

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Thank MeganElsea
Naples, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The atmosphere is pretty cute, and I imagine eating on the enclosed patio would be fabulous during daylight hours, so that you could view the grounds. We ate there when dark, and found the patio too chilly and too brightly lit. I would suggest an inside booth in those cases. The food was pretty average - good, but not really... More 

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Thank docgriggs
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Jean Farris Winery is located on a very picturesque central Kentucky road, full of horse farms. The tasting bar is very elegant. The wines were mostly good, we particularly loved a couple of the reds. However, the service was weird. The lady waiting on us routinely insulted us, and though she was joking, it was strange. I can take a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 36
Cuisine
American, Wine Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
23:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6825 Old Richmond Rd, Lexington, KY 40515-9303
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-263-9463
Description
We sit in the heart of all that is great, with a view that is timeless. We have taken these products, crafted and grown from across the state and region to create the wine, food, spirits, and cocktails that have made the name Jean Farris so much more than just a brand. For us Jean Farris is the wine, but it is at home on a table filled with friends. It's home is Kentucky.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?