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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%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (28 reviews)
“chicken tenders” (19 reviews)
“salad” (38 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently rediscovered Colby's. Colby's has been in downtown for bout 30 years,,, With good reason!. They have an early dine special each evening with various selections. I had prime rib and loaded mashed potatoes. Drink and simple dessert was included. Service was EXCELLENT!! Will...More

Thank 2010RAV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Colby's is one of my very favorite restaurants in Owensboro. The food is always good and service is always great! Great for dinner and lunch.

Thank 42selenap
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice burger served with winter ale, all in our company was happy but we all agread this was not beat food We had.

Thank Mattias N
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is the place to eat in Downtown Owensboro, it’s got the old world glam, menu has several well known house items that are sure to please. The deserts are awesome as well. If you haven’t made the trip, you will not be disappointed with...More

1  Thank Loumose
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

It wasn't too bad. Staff was great. Fried mushrooms are delicious (get them extra crispy), steak was alright, wine was two thumbs up and the loaded potatoe is totally loaded.

1  Thank Yolanda B
Reviewed 1 November 2017

A little pricey, but you get what you pay for. The food here has never disappointed me. If you go I recommend the Hawaiian Rib-Eye Steak.

1  Thank Blue_Samurai8
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Excellent food, the ribeye is amazing along with the grilled salmon. The banana creme pie is to die for. The gumbo is great. Friendly staff and love the fact that it's an historical building. & locally owned as well.

1  Thank blaise911
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Went with some girls that I was in training with, the table we were sat at was a bit sma for the 8 of us but the service was phenomenal. The food looked, smelled, and tasted Awesome! Close to the river. Will definitely returned I'm...More

1  Thank Kara G
Reviewed 1 October 2017

hubby and I walked a short distance from the Hampton Inn on the riverfront,where we were staying. Was a friday evening, I had called for reservations and was told nothing available till after 530, We were going to a broadway show and needed to eat...More

1  Thank glenda w
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Large portions and food food. The building had a lot of character and looked like it was built awhile ago when more details were put into buildings.

1  Thank Newtraveler83
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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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
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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