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The Tousey House Tavern

5963 N Jefferson St, Burlington, KY 41005-9596
+1 859-586-9900
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (27 reviews)
“halibut” (11 reviews)
“bread pudding” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5963 N Jefferson St, Burlington, KY 41005-9596
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My stepson and I brought my wife here for Mother's Day. The Tousey House Tavern building itself has a long, colorful history. We had reservations and were seated right away. The service was excellent, as was the food. Their specialty dishes (Hot Brown and Short...More

Thank TomandJerrilynn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

House was built in 1822 which brings a lot of charm to this establishment. The food and service was very good. We would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Boys4us
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten in the bar at the Tousey House many times, and have had excellent service, and an enjoyable meal. That was not the case last night. The noise level was exceptionally loud, and our server behaved like she didn't want to be there....More

Thank Teacher202
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Staying in area to catch a flight tomorrow to New Orleans. Best part of vacation is all about the food. When in the Burlington Ky area we always go to Tousey Tavern. The setting is a historical home. Very quaint cozy. We always start with...More

Thank HurricaneGal_11
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is superior except that the whipped yellow goo they serve with bread and swear is butter is not. You can tell a real butter taste and it’s one of the best flavors on earth. All four of us at table agreed. The rolls...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at the Tousey Tavern. He rated his steak the best ever and I tried the Kentucky Hot Brown! Delicious! We highly recommend.

Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We went to the Tousey House for a holiday dinner with visiting family. It was busy but the service was terrific. The food was incredible! Every portion that we had served was better than the last. Generous portions and ideal presentation. Everyone in our party...More

Thank labrador47
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I have been to the restaurant a few times. Each time we had a great meal in beautiful kept historic building with lots of history.

Thank VeniceFoodie1
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We went here for our final night of vacation in Kentucky. Our son and his wife have eaten here and it is one of their favorite restaurants. We found it to be a very attractive restaurant with wonderful food. I can see why they call...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Again Trip Advisor did not disappoint. Looked for somewhere to eat after leaving the Creation Museum. This had good reviews. And they were not wrong. We had a very nice charming visit. The food was excellent. I had the Pork Chop and my husband had...More

Thank luvs2travel_0107
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Diane S
13 May 2017|
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Response from Patsy H | Reviewed this property |
Questions like this should go directly to the restaurant. Trip Advisor reviewers would not know the current details. Bit whatever they offer will be good.
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dressman2015
31 May 2016|
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Response from deetsies | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Tousey House in beautiful Burlington , KY, serves non-alcoholic beer!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5963 N Jefferson St, Burlington, KY 41005-9596
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-586-9900
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