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Bell House Restaurant

721 Main St, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1239
+1 502-437-5678
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
721 Main St, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1239
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to the Bell House Restaurant while staying in Shelbyville with friends. We had 11 people in our party and they did a great job of making arrangements for all of us to sit together. The meal was first class, service was terrific. I had...More

Thank 571ClydeM
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bell House is one of our "go to" restaurants when we want to treat ourselves. The wait staff are attentive, the atmosphere is quiet and relaxing, and the food is high quality. On this visit we had the goat cheese salad, which is exceptional,...More

Thank ExPatBrit964
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was blown away by Bell House Restaurant. The converted house felt luxurious and special from the moment we entered. I had chosen it for a first date with a woman I really wanted to impress, and Bell House delivered with an A+. The blackberry...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a very pleasant homey space with very good food. The service was great. My wife had the Hot Brown which was great, but a bit salty and I had the Tuscan Cod. One of us enjoyed the pork tenderloin with barbecue sauce and...More

Thank Marv R
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Bell House was just delightful! Food was delicious and the desserts are heavenly. Will be stopping on my way back from Maine . The whole town is just lovely

Thank DBoone
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We had reservations for 4 at 6:30 on a Friday evening. Within 15 minutes the entire historic restaurant filled. Yes this caused some delays, but they handled it well. Our meals were delicious, fresh tender salad, shrimp & grits, salmon and the Tuscan cod was...More

Thank Seeker624
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The house is super cute. Friendly staff. Worth the stop on our way from Louisville to Frankfort. A unique spot for a ladies’ lunch. Didn’t love the flavor of the water.

Thank amj1495
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I went to the Bell House with my mother and father during our vacation in Shelbyville after a recommendation by a friend. I was not disappointed. The restaurant itself has a lovely and quaint atmosphere that was enjoyable to dine in. The food was very...More

Thank MissMAB
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Never disappointed when I visit, was here 2yrs ago from Scotland to visit my sister and really enjoyed lunch so decided on this trip to bring family from England/Scotland and again we had a lovely time at the Bell House. The owners & staff are...More

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed 20 April 2018

This is a nice restaurant located in a restored old house with lots of unique decorations. We started out with the fried green tomatoes and then moved on to the crispy rosemary chicken as our entrée with herb roasted potatoes and glazed carrots. Food was...More

Thank pjkiss
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18 August 2015|
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Response from Mary M | Property representative |
Alice, Thanks for your interest in our restaurant. We do not have control of what TripAdvisor posts as our menu, but if you'd look at our website, we keep our menus up to date! Our hours are Lunch on Monday-Saturday... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 Main St, Shelbyville, KY 40065-1239
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-437-5678
  • E-mail
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