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236 N 8th St, Mayfield, KY 42066-1826
+1 270-247-5743
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
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Mayfield, Kentucky
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I've eaten at Happy House for many years. When I first visited ten years ago I was wowed by their fresh soups and delicious chicken salads. Over the past few years, both the service and the food quality has gone down. The curried chicken salad will occasionally have pieces of bone or taste a bit old. They no longer offer... More 

Thank NanElisaB
Mayfield, Kentucky
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The Friday special with chicken salad on a croissant and one side and drink is my favorite. And I love the house tea!

Thank booknerd2016
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Consistently good food and service in friendly historic atmosphere. Personally my favorite when visiting in Mayfield, KY

Thank Ace50dr
Benton, Kentucky
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Mediocre food and service. At first I thought I just ordered the wrong thing.......but how wrong can a sandwich be? .....more like a sadwich. The whole atmosphere was a little sad, tired.

Thank lynngbart
Spring, Texas
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129 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped here on a road trip to Indiana. I ordered a Kentucky Hot Brown and it was disgusting--wimpy, white sandwich bread, ham and turkey cold cuts, cold Cheez Whiz for the sauce. I sent it back as it was cold. It came back warm, but just as disgusting. Others in my party were equally disappointed with their choices. We... More 

1 Thank TravelIngenue
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Great food and tea here. The only thing about this restaurant that I don't like is the hours of day that it's open. If your work then it's difficult to go to. Other than that, I would recommend.

Thank StormCorey
Mayfield, Kentucky
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015

I've eaten here many times and have never been disappointed! The food is always fresh, made to order, very reasonable in price, I even had them cater my daughters wedding. Love this place!!

Thank Holly E
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 August 2015

I'm new to this area, but some friends took me to Happy House. A charming restaurant, great service, and the French dip was wonderful. Good service too. For dessert, the key lime pie was awesome. A friend is coming for a visit next month, this is a must on my list.

1 Thank Susan C
Union City, Tennessee
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2015

This is a review of the business, not the food. We were in Mayfield Kentucky and looking for a place for lunch. We decided to give the Happy House a try. There were several cars in the parking lot, so we parked and walked to the front door. We entered and was asked by one of the staff if we... More 

2 Thank Skip P
Grand Rivers, Kentucky
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192 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Somewhat limited hours of operation. Lunch is a favorite time to go. Been in operation in this old stylish house for many years. Good salads, sandwiches and deli type entrees plus heavier fare also. A Mayfield Ky favorite for years. Clean and good service!

Thank Ronald C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 N 8th St, Mayfield, KY 42066-1826
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Mayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 270-247-5743

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?