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42 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Dudley's on Short restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(2194)
$$$$
• American • Lexington
Booked 36 times today
Dudley's Restaurant has been a mainstay on the Lexington dining scene since 1981. Dudley's offers delicious modern American cuisine with an impressive wine list to match.
A photo of Frank and Dino's restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(731)
$$$$
• Italian • Lexington
Booked 56 times today
FRANK AND DINO'SLEXINGTON, KENTUCKYTraditional fine Dining Italian Restaurant open for Lunch and Dinner reservations 7 days a week
A photo of ItalX restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(159)
$$$$
• Italian • Lexington
Booked 51 times today
ItalX, an avant-garde Italian restaurant, is now open for weekend lunch and dinner six days a week at City Center. The restaurant is located at 160 West Main Street. The team draws inspiration from Italy’s emphasis on simple, fresh, quality ingredients and inspired hospitality in a warm and inviting space. A twist on traditional Italian fare, the menu will feature multiple scratch-made pastas, reimagined small plates, vegetarian and gluten-free offerings, and everyone’s favorite desserts. Popular Italian dishes will be reinvented with elegant presentation. ItalX’s bar program offers extensive Italian wines from all regions of ‘the Boot’ and an inventive cocktail list, backed by house-made ingredients and Italian liqueurs.
A photo of Tony's of Lexington restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4121)
$$$$
• Steakhouse • Lexington
Booked 74 times today
Tony's of Lexington is the perfect mixture of an eclectic urban feel, traditional southern charm, and unparalleled service.(859) 955-TONY (8669)
A photo of Nic & Norman's - Lexington restaurant
4.4
Awesome(282)
$$$$
• American • Lexington
Booked 22 times today
As artists, we are passionate about creating special moments. Beyond the screen, we recognize that this often happens while enjoying a great meal in the company of family and friends. We are thrilled to have Lexington, Kentucky as our third location for Nic & Norman's.
A photo of Distilled on Jefferson restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1395)
$$$$
• Regional American (Southern) • Lexington
Booked 20 times today
From award-winning Heirloom Restaurant in Midway, Ky stems Distilled Restaurant and Bourbon Bar. Chef Mark Wombles and team specialize in farm-to-table fare, incorporating an artful and elevated approach to southern cuisine in a comfortable atmosphere. The establishment removes all unnecessary ingredients from fine dining, leaving only the artistic expression food.
A photo of Blue Heron Steakhouse restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1556)
$$$$
• Steakhouse • Lexington
Booked 31 times today
The Blue Heron Steakhouse is located in the thriving historic Jefferson Street corridor. We offer an excellent menu with steakhouse classics and modern Southern fare with specialties such as fresh oysters, the finest cuts of beef, shrimp and grits and more. Our restaurant started as a hand-crafted cocktail bar and consumer demand made it obvious that we needed to expand to a full-service kitchen. The Blue Heron is situated in a renovated home with exposed brick, a beautiful, locally crafted chandelier, a roaring two-sided fireplace in the colder months. Locally owned and loaded with character, The Blue Heron is a perfect setting for an intimate date, an evening with friends or simply a casual dinner while watching the game.
A photo of Lockbox at 21c Hotel restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(995)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Lexington
Booked 18 times today
Located in Lexington’s 21c Museum Hotel, Lockbox showcases a commitment to sourcing local, high-quality ingredients. Lockbox uses thoughtful yet simple preparations and cooking techniques in a contemporary brasserie setting. Designed by Deborah Berke Partners, the Lockbox space highlights historic features like original marble floors, decorative plaster details, large arched windows and even a historic safe deposit vault that is used for private dining.
A photo of Zim's Cafe restaurant
4.5
Awesome(281)
$$$$
• American • Lexington
Booked 9 times today
Ouita Michel’s newest restaurant - located in downtown Lexington, Ky. is a cornerstone of the Historic Courthouse Square. Zim’s Cafe features delicious sandwiches, Kentucky classics, fresh salads & innovative bites from executive chef Ethan Bowling. Order a cocktail, bourbon, or local beer from The Thirsty Fox, the bar component across the atrium with a cozy atmosphere!
A photo of School Sushi restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(151)
$$$$
• Sushi • Lexington
Booked 3 times today
School Sushi offers authentic Japanese cuisine, featuring tapas, traditional Izakaya style dishes and fresh sashimi and sushi.Available 2 private dining rooms with Karaoke system and old bank vault room.
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