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Parker's Drive-In Restaurant

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2921 Lone Oak Rd, Paducah, KY 42003-8031
+1 270-554-7602
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Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Ok folks....read other reviews before stopping for quick bite....ordered chili burgers....NOT chili on the burgers....it is coney sauce....complete different ballgame! Place is cute, servers are friendly, but burgers are thin and flavorless....crinkle fries ok.....ice cream products look good, but we did not sample.....would not come back...

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Thank K W
Paducah, Kentucky
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not only is this place just a neat place to be, but the chili cheese dogs are to die for and you always get your fair share of ice cream. So if you ever want great food and even better service, just stop by Parkers!

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Thank ch1011
Paducah, Kentucky
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly folks, pleasant surroundings. What more could you want? It's like going back to the drive-in eateries that were around, when I was growing up. A fifties theme, early rock-and-roll, it just doesn't get much better. Stop by and partake ! It's worth your while.

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Thank Older T
Granger, Indiana
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199 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I stopped in to try to the Reuben sandwich and the fries that are rated so well on the site. The Reuben was good. The Russian dressing was tangy and flavorful. This is a must on a Reuben that many places fail. The sandwich was crispy and did not get soggy. The fries are crispy outside and fluffy inside. Very... More 

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Thank Steve D
Cunningham, Kentucky, United States
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Always a good time at Parkers. My 6yr old and I go there from time to time. Love the atmosphere the going back to the good ole days. The food is good. I always get the cheeseburger and fries or onion rings both delicious & we always finish off with our favorite, a peanut butter milkshake. The best around. Inside... More 

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Thank Chris B
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

The food was pretty good. My husband liked the ribeye sandwich. I had a burger. It was decent except it was a very thin frozen patty.

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Thank Simplemom159
Springfield, United States
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Ate at Parkers today. Had the cheeseburger, fries and a coke. Nice surroundings and a real throwback in time. The food was ok. I always use reviews when I am traveling to find somewhere to eat and thought this would be a good choice.

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Thank Kevin C
Marion, Kentucky
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Local place with great food. The hamburgers are huge and so are the ice cream cones. Very friendly. 😊

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Thank David N Kalli T
Ozark, Missouri
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99 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Passing through Paducah and not in the mood for a chain fast food restaurant. We stumbled upon Parker somewhat due to other Trip Advisor reviews. The food was very tasty and reasonably priced. The French fries were extremely good. It was also nice having TV sets to see some college football. The only negative is that the staff didn't always... More 

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Kevil, Kentucky
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My husband asked for ice cream with family on his birthday and said he liked this place better than anywhere in town. Both hard serve and soft serve are available, homemade waffle cones, dipped cones, homemade ice cream cookie sandwiches and enormous banana splits. We also love their crinkle cut fries, and their Reuben sandwich is the best in town.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2921 Lone Oak Rd, Paducah, KY 42003-8031
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paducah
  • Phone Number: +1 270-554-7602

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