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Boone Tavern Restaurant

100 Main St, Berea, KY 40403-1763
+1 859-985-3700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“spoon bread” (194 reviews)
“pork chop” (39 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
100 Main St, Berea, KY 40403-1763
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped here mid week as soon as they opened. Enjoyed touring the lobby and learning about Berea College and its history. The biscuits and gravy was great, as was their special blend of tea. What was outstanding was hearing from the staff, all current or...More

Thank smokeyej
Reviewed 2 days ago

We are here for the night, and staying at the hotel. Within the hotel is the Boone Tavern Restaurant, and it is an excellent restaurant. We both had pork chops, but they were prepared from opposite ends of the spectrum. My wife had her chops...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Passing through Berea and visited the tavern for lunch. Beautiful old Hotel with echoes of days gone by but with all modern convenience and great service. Interesting tie up with the Berea College and the Hotel.

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had 2 meals at the Boone Tavern Restaurant this weekend. One meal was for a wedding I attended and the other was Sunday Brunch. The meal for the wedding was ok but certainly nothing to write home about. Sunday Brunch was a big letdown....More

Thank KYRevswife
Reviewed 6 days ago

I dont think they had enough staff on gabd this evening. It took forever for our food and it all came out at once. I had deep fried deviled eggs and they were great. But as soon as they came out here came my fried...More

Thank Timmie K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent southern fare in quaint, historical venue. Great for small and large gatherings, you will leave happy. Reservations recommended.

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Love Boone Tavern in Berea Kentucky. For years we have eaten there but this time was just disappointing. Our party of four were seated quickly. The dress code is more casual (good or bad idea)? Some of us remember dressing for dinner was the norm....More

Thank pinkplaid2happy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We truly enjoyed the excellent service, along with the dishes served. The green tomato stacked salad made a nice appetizer for two. The Pan-seared trout was excellent, as was the brined pork chop. Looking forward to visiting next year.

Thank Martha R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wife wanted to go here for our anniversary dinner...I enjoyed it as well, however! The shrimp entree I had was top notch, and I say that as a lifelong lover of shrimp. I don't like cornbread at all, but I had two helpings of...More

Thank Reviewer84_123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going to the Boone Tavern Restaurant for 40 years. In recent years, the hotel and restaurant have had a major makeover which makes it look fresh and up to date, yet with the same southern charm. Students work as wait staff but...More

Thank Marilyn F
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Ike A
3 March 2017|
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Response from pjwhite51 | Reviewed this property |
$17.95 adults, $9.95 for children 12 and under
Cathy Carmack W
5 February 2017|
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Response from KyBoop | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have beer and wine now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Main St, Berea, KY 40403-1763
    (100 Main Street N.)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Berea
  • Phone Number: +1 859-985-3700
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