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The Jax - CLOSED

101 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507-1301
+1 859-721-2339
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
30 Aug 2014
“Good food but a bit pricey”
10 Aug 2014
“oh so good!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
101 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507-1301
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Reviewed 30 August 2014

I have been to the Jax twice now and I have to say that the food is what stands out the most. It is so good. I have had an amazing steak there, scallops with polenta, dumplings, and tacos. There is plenty of seating areas...More

Thank Rosi F
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Great meal! The rhubarb dip was outstanding and so were the wasabi crabcakes! Sitting outside was nice, but if you want a quiet meal, you may want to be indoors

Thank Barb G
Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

Had a great dinner here with family and friends. Jax burger was good and my husband loved the bone-in pork chop. Waiter was very pleasant and did not rush us out of our great street side patio table.

Thank mwilaby
Reviewed 11 May 2014

My wife, 1 year-old and myself were looking for a place to eat in Downtown Lexington and found Jax. Not the best place for young children (loud, long food wait, tight spaces for high chair), but great for couples, friends, etc. However, we still dined...More

Thank Stan D
Reviewed 23 March 2014

We were a group of 8, and we met here about 10 PM. We enjoyed a seating area upstairs with comfortable couches and a large table. The drinks and burgers with fries were OK. (The Jax burger with fries was $15!) Our server was friendly,...More

Thank KyBoop
Reviewed 19 February 2014

We arrived at The Jax before our scheduled reservation time and were seated early. The restaurant had great ambiance and decor. It was a really good first impression. Then our waiter came to our table... We asked what a particular dish was and he had...More

Thank IHeartTraveling_TEYN
Reviewed 11 February 2014

It is said that if two or more eateries have failed in a given location then future eating establishments are doomed there as well. Since living in Lexington over the past four years I've seen two restaurants come and go in the space now occupied...More

Thank Irisgladstone
Reviewed 5 February 2014

The service was friendly, albeit not flawless, it still made us smile. The food was unexpected in its complexity of flavours, presentation and freshness. Not the biggest portions, but enough and made up for in leaps-and-bounds by quality. The specials are noteworthy and vary night...More

Thank AndresDW
Reviewed 23 January 2014

Some things are decent. but much of the food is over-priced. Service is good and the location is nice.

Thank ABReid
Reviewed 19 December 2013

From the time we walk in, the atmosphere sets the tone. We enjoy everything we've been served and take our friends to The Jax whenever we can.

Thank smiles813
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W Short St, Lexington, KY 40507-1301
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-721-2339
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