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Hall's On The River Restaurant

1225 Athens Boonesboro Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-9285
+1 859-527-6620
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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“catfish” (46 reviews)
“beer cheese” (70 reviews)
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1225 Athens Boonesboro Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-9285
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Have been going to this spot for over 40 years but had been a long time since our last visit! Still love it. It’s off the beaten path but what great atmosphere! It was winter but warm weather out on the patio near Lower Howard’s...More

Thank mewells56
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

When we lived in Lexington in the late 70’s we would visit Halls On The River and always get their fried banana peppers. Almost 40 years later we had occasion to pass through Lexington and drove over to Winchester to have dinner at Halls once...More

Thank robertsrice
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for drinks and sat at the bar. Bartender (female) was excellent. Very good happy hour drink and appetizer specials. They even made up some beer cheese soup especially for us and brought us a sample of the beer cheese. Food, drinks, service and...More

Thank linny2956
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Have eaten here several times over past 10 years but this time just did not seem quit as good -- food was ok, but just ok. Tangy cole slaw still good. Not sure if it is management or what.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 13 October 2017

we stopped here for lunch and it was worth it! they had many types of burgers and unique appetizers and great dinner options if we had been there later in the day. they had "lamb fries" which were done right! this is a hard item...More

Thank robk9531
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped a couple weeks ago because many of the locals raved about the food. We had pepper rings and they were fantastic! We didn’t ever have an empty cup. I loved the scenic views and the southern hospitality. Our waitress Tiffany was great. Food...More

Thank tb7979
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I have seen quite a few reviews saying that they had poor service and their food was not prepared well. My server was attentive and my food was excellent. I guess it depends on what day you go there. I went on Sunday, October 1st...More

Thank davideF1827DY
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Went at prime time , 8:30 Friday evening . Ordered a steak baked potato . Ordered it Medium, came out unevenly cooked, medium well on one side rare on the end of the steak. Potato was cold , sent it back , steak was better...More

Thank THendrichs
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Our friends wanted us to eat here. Even though they knew we ate vegan/vegetarian mostly. Even the vegetables were cooked in butter! We were able to have them make a couple of items that we could enjoy a bit. Dinner salad for one. They admitted...More

Thank idahobunch
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Had a delicious and enjoyable lunch at Hall's. Great beer cheese, delicious pulled pork and kale with refreshing iced tea. All with great service and atmosphere.

Thank Van1701
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Dollie S
20 June 2015|
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Response from bagelsnob | Reviewed this property |
There was no live music that night so I don't know. Dinner for 2 with drinks was $60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Athens Boonesboro Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-9285
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 859-527-6620
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