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My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
+1 502-348-7300
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (34 reviews)
“baked potato” (10 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pmAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The setting of the train car was great and the food was unbelievable! It's one of the best meals ever, and the portions are large! The food is cooked right there on the train, and you can tell by it's freshness. We were able to...More

Thank R-L J
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great trip! Food was very good and the servers were wonderful!! We had Lisa and she was awesome! If we lived closer we would definitely go back! Cute little town!

Thank Lyndsay R
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We are very surprised about this, my wife calls me a food snob and I was very happy with the whole dinning experience. The prime rib was cooked to profection and nice sized bake potato with all of the trimmings. The wait staff did a...More

Thank Petersnski
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The food and service was excellent but the train ride itself was disappointing. There wasn't much scenery mostly trees and they didn't point out the points of interest mentioned in the brochure. The chairs made the ride very long and couldn't wait till it was...More

1  Thank Tanya L
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Ten couple who went for a friends and family gathering event. The train ride was nice as Lief refurbished train cars were reminiscent of earlier times. The same way was pleasant on the run out for the first hour and 15 minutes what the run...More

2  Thank 1va-gentleman
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Friends invited us to accompany them on an excursion to Bardstown for dinner and train ride. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train with a Bourbon Tasting theme was just the ticket for fun. We visited the Jim Beam Distillery for their BBQ Festival weekend on our...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This was a great time. So much food that was really good. The servers were excellent and very friendly. We met some really nice people from out of state. I would recommend this experience to everyone. The only thing I would change is going when...More

Thank bobbysangel1959
Reviewed 24 August 2017

A bit pricy but excellent food. The trip was fairly smooth but not much was explained about points of interest as we passed them though a few explanations were given by our waitress who was great at her job. The route along the tracks is...More

Thank kdpsgumby
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My in-laws bought themselves and my husband and I tickets to the dinner train for the weekend we were in the Bardstown area for the bourbon trail. For the money spent on the tickets, none of us were impressed. The food was average (possibly below...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

It was awesome! It was a perfect way to celebrate our anniversary! I can't wait to do it again. #awesomefood #funride #newfriends

Thank Donna W
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Rick B
4 February 2018|
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Response from kdpsgumby | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. There is a schedule on the website that lists all times.
26 November 2017|
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Response from 1va-gentleman | Reviewed this property |
probably can but call the office to verify. train is a little pricey and they expect a tip based on the total price, not just the food portion, which they don't break out. i tipped on the food portion as i estimated it to... More
Wanda L
20 August 2017|
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Response from CRW77 | Reviewed this property |
You have to buy the other seats to have the table reserved just for two. Basically, you pay double.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 60 - USD 109
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-348-7300
My Old Kentucky Dinner Train serves the Kentucky community to create a fine dining experience like no other. While aboard the beautifully restored 1940's dining cars, passengers experience a 2 1/2 hour journey throughout beautiful Kentucky countryside, passing through the Bernheim Forest over a wooden trestle bridge and by famous distilleries such as Four Roses and Jim Beam. Indulge in a gourmet, multi-course lunch or dinner prepared fresh on board by our renowned culinary team. Included in your ticket price is the excursion, meal, and all non-alcoholic beverages. We also have a full service bar on board. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train regularly schedules specialty excursions and has group pricing available for groups of all shapes and sizes. Have a group and don't see a date on the schedule that works for you? Give us a call to talk about opening up a new run.
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