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202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
+1 270-685-4239
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (29 reviews)
“chicken tenders” (19 reviews)
“salad” (40 reviews)
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202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Colby’s restaurant. The chicken tenders are the absolute best 😊. The waiters always have great suggestions and there are always daily specials.

Thank swilliams593
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant was clean and the food was very good. It was a cold day so the temperature in the building was even comfortable. We had the best service here and would definitely eat here again!

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a weekday around 330. Service great. Food was good. A lot of Cajun type spices on menu. They had tuna on menu but they weren't serving it. good atmosphere. Clean.

Thank S O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved everything about this local gem. Steak cooked perfectly. Vegetable of the day was delicious. Salad with tomato basil dressing was amazing. Loved the potato soup. Service and atmosphere wonderful.

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The name on the building is Colby’s Fine Dining. The bone-in pork chop was delicious. The salad was iceberg and had some core. The silverware was cafeteria grade. Not fine dining in my opinion but I had some good food.

Thank mrskillz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and friendly staff. I ordered a Cobb salad not knowing it came with breaded chicken and they replaced the fried chicken with baked chicken

Thank mellodan99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great locally owned and great service too. In all the times I have eaten there can’t remember a bad meal.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Colby’s is a very established eatery in Owensboro. Great chicken tenders and the hot bacon dressing is great. This is a very lively place to eat but noisy if you want to talk in private. Just don’t talk but eat good food.

Thank Rde1911
Reviewed 5 February 2018

After 30 years in business, this restaurant has has it all. Consistent wonderful food at reasonable prices. Great atmosphere. Highly recommend.

Thank mrsmayorBW
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Cozy yet elegant atmosphere, friendly staff, memorable tastes. This place is one of the key places that makes Owensboro feel like home.

Thank thegreatestshowman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Owensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 270-685-4239
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