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Colby's Deli

401 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY 42301-6298
+1 270-684-2495
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good55%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“chicken salad” (2 reviews)
“freshly” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
401 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY 42301-6298
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

the place is great . Mary makes the food and its very good . Good place to relax and get a great sandwich

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 29 January 2017

They always have freshly made specials and daily menu items. I love that you can get any sandwich as a wrap. The meatloaf is excellent, so is the chicken salad. Great place for a cozy sit down lunch.

1  Thank Selena P
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good food and great drinks. It is a bit loud but what do you expect in a very old historical building with high ceilings. The atmosphere is awesome but get close so you can hear. My favorite is the prime rib or the chicken with...More

Thank Preacher2760
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had the filet with a baked potato and a cup of the "New Orleans" gumbo. The filet was not bad suggest to order it medium rare - the way a steak is supposed to be ordered. The gumbo is a hard pass. This was a...More

Thank Mick751
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Attractive restaurant downtown Owensboro. But the service was poor, had to flag down our waitress several times. We stopped here because we had read good reviews. The food was not good. How can you ruin natchos? Try this place and you'll see.

1  Thank Zelda777
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Colby's Deli is within walking distance to my office. They usually have a lunch special along with their sandwiches, soup & salads. Everything is prepared fresh. In the morning you can grab a freshly made cinnamon roll or muffin with your cup of coffee. I...More

1  Thank eachdayagift
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Great spot l, good atmosphere, very friendly staff. Ate here for lunch during a soccer tournament. Probably one of the best fish sandwiches I've ever eaten. Perfect local spot

Thank Jeremiah J
Reviewed 28 September 2015

A fixture on the corner of Saint Ann and Third Streets for years. Excellent food. Excellent service. Right in the heart of the new downtown!

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Sandwiches are very good with a decent selection. Great place for lunch and dining area is nice and relaxing. Friendly counter staff. First time here....will visit more often.

1  Thank Ballpark52
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Although we have lived in Owensboro well over a decade we just visited Colby's Deli for the first time in July. Sorry we did not discover it sooner. Perfect spot for a quick and tasty lunch. It is very casual, but very friendly. All the...More

1  Thank say55
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Frederica St, Owensboro, KY 42301-6298
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Owensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 270-684-2495
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