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Talbott Tavern

107 W Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-1462
+1 502-348-3494
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In our travels we stopped here for lunch not knowing anything about the place. They lay claim to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tyke555
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Georgetown, Texas
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Quaint Little Place

It's an interesting place for lunch, with a lot of historical background to read about. My wife... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim R
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Windermere, Florida
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“jesse james” (5 reviews)
“hot brown” (3 reviews)
“average food” (2 reviews)
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107 W Stephen Foster Ave, Bardstown, KY 40004-1462
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+1 502-348-3494
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In our travels we stopped here for lunch not knowing anything about the place. They lay claim to the oldest bourbon bar in the world. It’s a B&B, restaurant and bar. Not a place you want to eat if you are in a big hurry...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's an interesting place for lunch, with a lot of historical background to read about. My wife got the pot roast and enjoyed it. I tried the Hot Brown. I thought the ham was over salty, and I salt alot! I can say I've had...More

Thank Jim R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was recently in Bardstown to visit friends and we stopped in the Talbott Tavern for dinner. We opted to eat in the bar area and listen to music. We enjoyed a sampling of great appetizers, their Kentucky Hot Brown (a first for me), and...More

Thank NancyK1957
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went to Bardstown for a girls long weekend visit. We stopped in at the Talbott Tavern for lunch and a drink. I had an excellent Bloody Mary, and ordered the shrimp and grits. There was plenty of shrimp, cooked and seasoned to perfection. The...More

Thank Cathy W
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We stopped in for a drink, hoping they would have some Pappy Van Winkle, but the lovely bartender informed us to come back in late November! We did enjoy a flight of bourbon to try a few brands that we did not have on the...More

Thank patluvstogo
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Very quaint town. Not a large menu which worked out great for us. My husband had the prime rib which he said was great! I had the pot roast which was cooked just right! Delicious! If you go on a Saturday between now and the...More

Thank Pgc5837
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed in the Lincoln Suite... it is an older hotel... the oldest in Kentucky, we were told. The room was nice and rustic. Had a burger in the restaurant and it was very good. The breakfast is included and very hardy. A great place to...More

Thank Roger R
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

During our Kentucky bourbon trail tour, we stopped at the old Talbott Tavern to have lunch which operates since 1779. The restaurant -hotel is very quaint, a must see place in Bardstown. The decor is very unique. Our server, Courtney was helpful and friendly. We...More

Thank TrWorldTraveler
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Enjoyed a delightful dinner with friends. Had several good choices but went with the Classic Hot Brown. Would go back for sure!

Thank baustin4705
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

We ate dinner here after a long day on the bourbon tours. I guess there are 2 sides, 1 more a restrautant side, the other more of a bar with food side. That was our choice. They had 2 different guys on the stage singing...More

Thank slugg072
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