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J Morse on Vine Bistro - CLOSED

102 W Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507-1610
+1 859-368-9888
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
29 Apr 2013
“Romantic Night Out”
24 Apr 2013
“Everything was outstanding”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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102 W Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507-1610
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Reviewed 29 April 2013

My wife and I arrived to Lexington on a Friday night and stumbled into this fabulous little bistro two blocks from our hotel. It was exactly what we needed after six hours of driving. The staff was personable, attentive and helpful. The food was outstanding....More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 25 April 2013

Haven't been in this building in 4 years. At that time it was a mexican greasy spoon. The transformation is amazing. What a beautiful and well decorated restaurant. The staff was very attentive and gave a lot of recommendations. The prawn appetizer was outstanding. I...More

Thank rickwwjd63
Reviewed 10 February 2013

Food was outstanding! Service was so so. Our server seemed to be upset that there were only 2 tables on a Friday night. Owner came in halfway through our meal rearranging pictures on the wall. Felt like we were invading his space. If you want...More

1  Thank tmkd3
Reviewed 21 July 2012

This is a small, quiet dining spot in downtown Lexington. The wait staff and owners are very professional and personable, but the food is hit and miss. They were out of the wine we chose, but a tasty substitute was offered. Warm bread was served...More

2  Thank KyBoop
Reviewed 5 July 2012

This restaurant was a real disappointment. The wine list was limited with over pricing. We ordered Chicken Caprice to share that was offered with a $5.00 charge for extra starch and veggie. Portion was small and tasteless. Service was not attentive in the least, so...More

1  Thank slypork37114
Reviewed 12 June 2012

We were very pleased with the experience once we figured out where to park. After driving around for 20 minutes, to their immense credit, when we got close again someone came out to guide us (now THAT is service!!). The personal touch continued throughout the...More

Thank Toni A
Reviewed 13 May 2012

My mom and I ate dinner here on May 12th. When I called for a reservation I was told they weren't that busy. We arrived to find that even though the place was pretty small there were only 5 tables occupied.  We were a bit...More

2  Thank MarciaE
Reviewed 15 April 2012

4 of us ate at J Morse last night. The table side prepared Caesar salad was divine! I love Caesar salad and this is as good as it gets. I will be back for more. I had crab cakes for dinner and they were very...More

1  Thank lexingtongal
Reviewed 1 April 2012

Nice little restauarant in lexington. The menu is limited but the food was good. The wine selections is very small. The restaurant was not busy but the service was terrible. The waiter was really scatterbrained. We won't go back because the service was so bad.

Thank WorldTraveler50226
Reviewed 7 March 2012

They always have exactly what I want. Service is a bit hit-or-miss but we are always satisfied.

Thank smiles813
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 W Vine St, Lexington, KY 40507-1610
    (Vine St. and Limestone St.)
  • Public Transportation: The Lexington Transit Center is one block away from the restaurant as well as many stops close by in the area. Thursday thru Saturday downtown Lexington offers Trolley services that are 100% free and can take you many interesting places as well as directly in front of the restaurant or to your downtown hotel.
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-368-9888
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