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Ferrells Snappy Service

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112 N Main St, Madisonville, KY 42431-1953
+1 270-821-7515
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Clay, Kentucky
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a step back in time. It never changes. Always good. The burgers are my favorite...cooked in front of you on a griddle and crispy around the edges.

Thank sbuck2013
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband, myself and our boys decided to give this place a try. The food was excellent. Hands down the best burger in town. The owners were there when we went and they were absolutely wonderful and very hospitable. They made us feel very welcomed. We will definitely be returning!

Thank Brandy C
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

What is left to be said about this legendary hamburger stand? The burgers are old fashioned, grilled works of culinary art that have delighted everyone from the guy on the street to the guys who have called The White House home. A 5 out of 5 rating

Thank JMT45-70
Madisonville, Kentucky
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I have been enjoying Farrell's since my childhood days!!!!! I am 57 now so I have been coming here for more than 45 years!!!!! The best burgers in town!!!! Pretty good chili cheese fries as well!!!!

Thank LoisOglesby
Madisonville, Kentucky
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Typical small town specialty hamburger bar, serving burgers with a "special" sauce, fresh hot fries, and assorted pies. This Burger spot is an institution that is older than any other restaurant business in the area. Try it for the ambiance, the dressed burgers, and the people sharing the service bar with you who have never met a stranger:) Enjoy! *********I... More 

Thank Linda S
New Orleans, Louisiana
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157 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Just a good hamburger and fries , fast service , cheap and nice local workers. I always make a trip here when I am in town.

Thank Jfc073
Cincinnati, Ohio
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332 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Perhaps a bad day when we went they have been around forever. However, the burgers took an hour and 15 minutes to get, there were flies everywhere, the burger tasted like government cheese, and was small, local rift raft was coming and going. Not a pleasant experience and not going back.

Thank kevin c
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81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stopped here for a quick bit to eat while we were waiting on a funeral. The place looked like a throwback from the 60's. No tables, just stools along the counter. Normal greasy dinner food, it was good but really nothing special. The burgers were made to order and cooked on the grill right in front of you. The... More 

Thank Peggy J
Madisonville, Kentucky
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Good old fashioned burgers ,breakfast good country cooking and chile good and you can see them fix everything in front of you. Prices are fair and good hospitality .

Thank betty658
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

One small lunch counter with fabulous friendly staff and food was great. Cheeseburger and chicken sandwich from the grill were old fashion and delicious. The best part was the diced potatoes and onions swimming in butter on the grill. You have to try this place.

Thank Tracy A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 N Main St, Madisonville, KY 42431-1953
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Madisonville
  • Phone Number: +1 270-821-7515

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?