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202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
+1 270-685-4239
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (23 reviews)
“salad” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was really good couldn't have asked for a better waitress was amazed at the amount of food for the money was very well worth it. Will for sure be going back.

Thank Melinda N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped there after a conference. Got there @ 8:30pm. It was quite cool in the restaurant, asked hostess for a warm place. She sat us in a corner away from drafts & fans. Waiter was friendly & attentive. Potato soup was one of the best...More

Thank cdhager
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our once a month lunch group met at Colby's in June. They do take reservations, which would be advisable for a group of more than 5. Salads and sandwiches are on the lunch menu. Some in the group needed a take out box to finish...More

Thank MCL925
Reviewed 6 days ago

Always love going to Colbys and trying something new on the menu. Haven't had anything I dislike from there yet. Great service, good prices.

Thank T5387LBjuliep
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were visiting Owensboro for a wedding. It was about 8:30 so we didn't want a big heavy meal. We shared the house salad and 8 oz prime rib. The food was good and the friendly waitress made it an extremely enjoyable...More

Thank Padahl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Owensboro, recommended by locals. Friendly staff from the hostesses to the bartenders. Food was very good, loved my hamburger. Our server was very professional and even offered advice other places to go during our stay.

Thank Suzanne B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant deserves its good reputation. The evening we dined, the waitstaff was excellent and the owner, a veteran of many years, stopped by the table to see if all was as we wished. I had complained about the roast beef, and it was replaced...More

Thank Eileenthepainter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a family trip to Holiday World , my son loves it and we do as well but we are not a fast or fair food family . Traveling from Nashville we get off the highway at Owensboro . We were looking for someplace...More

Thank Mom2acrew
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Offering familiar yet subtly different items. Can be loud at busy times making conversation difficult. Well worth worth eating at if you're in the area.

Thank Goofy D
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorite places to eat. And we eat here often. If you visit downtown Owensboro Colby's is a must!

Thank Dan R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 W 3rd St, Owensboro, KY 42303-4123
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Owensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 270-685-4239
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