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Alfalfa Restaurant

141 E Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1483
+1 859-253-0014
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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141 E Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1483
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the BEST mostly vegetarian restaurants I have EVER eaten at. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND ALFALFA’S! Shout out to our waitress Theresa she was amazing as well and recommend some incredible food choices! I will be back again!! The Alfalfa Avacado Grill sandwich was incredible...More

Thank 778shandab
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We found this through Happy Cow app and happy to find some great food we were Happy with. I ordered off the Specials menu “Rustic garlic mashed potatoes w/ asparagus, seared Cremona mushrooms and lemon parsley butter. Very delicious. Husband had the Alfa burger and...More

Thank Dawnie764
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Alfalfa's recently went through an ownership change and it has worked out very well. They have kept the traditional dishes while innovating the menu and adding alcohol (which was always badly needed!). We recently had dinner there and we were thrilled with the food. We...More

Thank HI_McDunnough
Reviewed 14 January 2018

My husband and I came here for breakfast while visiting Lexington for a college graduation. We were very lucky to stumble upon this place. We were seated right away. We had an awesome server. The food was awesome too. My husband had the huervous rancheros...More

Thank Jamie E
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Came with my vegan daughter and her husband and we each tried different dishes. I ordered the Hoppin' John which came in a generous portion. Good overall except for the tomato chunks, the flavor of which I didn't care for. Something in the way they...More

Thank Xface43
Reviewed 4 October 2017

AWESOME vegan options for breakfast! We had the tofu scramble, alfalfa fries, red beans & rice and fresh fruit. One was better than the rest! Certainly a favorite for our next visit to Lexington!

1  Thank Heather H
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Alfalfa's has been around since the 70's, now that's a long time. You don't stick around that long without being good. It's not a typical menu, but there is something for vegans, vegetarians and meat lovers. The food is fresh and unique.

Thank Kathy I
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Stopped in with friends who were in town and the wife prefers to eat vegan. The options were fantastic, everything was fresh and their affinity to stay local for goods is wonderful. I will return again and again just for that hummus plate!

Thank Lizabeth A
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I had graham cracker chocolate chip pancakes - the special of the day. Wow! And the bacon is great (a biggie for me). New owners have added some nice touches. We will be back often.

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 17 July 2017

The Specialty burger at Alfalfa's was highly recommended so five of us got there early Saturday to make sure we got in. The "Hot Fez" Vegan burger didn't disappoint. A spiced chickpea burger on flatbread with spicy collard greens, pickled onions, cinnamon honey dates, harissa...More

Thank Susan D
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I am not affiliated with the Alfalfa's just a frequent guest. First thing I will tell them as how to Register so they get messages such as yours and specifically your feedback about a hostess with too much attitude. If she... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 E Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1483
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-253-0014
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