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Parker's Drive-In Restaurant

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2921 Lone Oak Rd, Paducah, KY 42003-8031
+1 270-554-7602
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Granger, Indiana
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183 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stopped in to try to the Reuben sandwich and the fries that are rated so well on the site. The Reuben was good. The Russian dressing was tangy and flavorful. This is a must on a Reuben that many places fail. The sandwich was crispy and did not get soggy. The fries are crispy outside and fluffy inside. Very... More 

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Cunningham, Kentucky, United States
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Always a good time at Parkers. My 6yr old and I go there from time to time. Love the atmosphere the going back to the good ole days. The food is good. I always get the cheeseburger and fries or onion rings both delicious & we always finish off with our favorite, a peanut butter milkshake. The best around. Inside... More 

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Thank Chris B
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

The food was pretty good. My husband liked the ribeye sandwich. I had a burger. It was decent except it was a very thin frozen patty.

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Springfield, United States
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Ate at Parkers today. Had the cheeseburger, fries and a coke. Nice surroundings and a real throwback in time. The food was ok. I always use reviews when I am traveling to find somewhere to eat and thought this would be a good choice.

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Thank Kevin C
Marion, Kentucky
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Local place with great food. The hamburgers are huge and so are the ice cream cones. Very friendly. 😊

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Ozark, Missouri
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50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Passing through Paducah and not in the mood for a chain fast food restaurant. We stumbled upon Parker somewhat due to other Trip Advisor reviews. The food was very tasty and reasonably priced. The French fries were extremely good. It was also nice having TV sets to see some college football. The only negative is that the staff didn't always... More 

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Kevil, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My husband asked for ice cream with family on his birthday and said he liked this place better than anywhere in town. Both hard serve and soft serve are available, homemade waffle cones, dipped cones, homemade ice cream cookie sandwiches and enormous banana splits. We also love their crinkle cut fries, and their Reuben sandwich is the best in town.... More 

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Benton, Kentucky
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

The place is really cute with a successful 50's vibe, locally owned, and probably been around since the 40's! The menu is great with Ice Cream, Old Fashion Malts etc. Mostly Burgers, but I have to say I have had better burgers. Nothing special. When all you serve is basically burgers, I would expect a tastier, hotter product....and we had... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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103 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We have been to Paducah several times, but it wasn't until our last trip that I found out about this place. It is a fun place to go and the food is good. We had chuckwagon sandwiches and fries this time - it was good. And then a Milkshake/ice cream treat - it was great. A fun place for family... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Just an average burger and crinkle cut fries. The menu is huge, and maybe we just didn't order the best they had. Their desserts looked delicious, but we didn't try them. They had a steady stream of customers inside the diner & at the drive in stalls.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2921 Lone Oak Rd, Paducah, KY 42003-8031
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paducah
  • Phone Number: +1 270-554-7602

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?