We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Belew's Dairy Bar

Certificate of Excellence
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
US Highway 68 East, Aurora, KY 42048
+1 270-354-8549
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

51 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 51: English reviews
Hoopeston, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Once again we were able toio get the best burgers ever. Have been a fan of this place for decades....always great food and shakes

Thank Dan B
Robbinsville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

GoI'd food, great price. Family friendly. Plenty of options for the picky eater. To bad it's only seasonal.

Thank melissa h
Cave Spring, Georgia
Level Contributor
102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Swing by and take a picture of the vintage police car parked at Belew's! Its neat! Very kids friendly! You can sit at the picnic table and watch the kids play in the grass area. Corn hole toss, ball pass around.... Hamburger was good as well as the fries. Price was inexpensive. Cash only. Living like you're in the 80s... More 

Thank JFJF06
South Fulton, Tennessee
Level Contributor
28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is the best place at the lake to eat. They've to best cheeseburger, onion rings, & oh my the chocolate shake are the BOOM! Anytime I'm close to then lake I eat at Belew's if they're open. I wish they were open year around, but since they aren't I enjoy in when I can. The best part is the... More 

Thank Shaun M
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Level Contributor
71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Not many places have Curb Service but they do here. These girls work their butts off and always have a smile. The Burgers are called King Size but they are flattened out and a little bit crispy, good and different. The onion rings and fries are delish but their Chocolate Shakes are the best. No inside seating but plenty of... More 

Thank notstoic
Kennett, Missouri
Level Contributor
318 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

The cheeseburger was thin but tasty. The milkshake was excellent. I believe the French fries were of the frozen variety and were just okay. I would not get French fries from this restaurant again. They have carhops which is cool. They have seating outside under the trees which was very nice. It's an old-fashioned drive-in with a twist. I will... More 

Thank JMTurnbow
Alexandria, VA
Level Contributor
221 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Belew's Dairy Bar is a fabulous drive-in, and is where all of the locals eat. All knowing Visitors also stop by, because the menu is extensive, provides great food and the service is very professional. Some of the nicest restaurant staff in the USA. You MUST stop and enjoy a meal!

Thank Alan B
Level Contributor
22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

There aren't a lot of places to eat in Aurora during the week but we found Belew's and loved it! The "car hops" were friendly and very efficient and the food was yummy! What a treat! There is no inside dining room but we were happy with the picnic tables under the shelter.

Thank Gail J
Level Contributor
211 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite place to get an authentic thick shake, old fashioned large, thin, dressed burger (that's perfectly cooked and crunchy on the sides), and fries or onion rings. There's sometimes a wait, but it's worth it. The soft serve, Malts, and ice cream sundaes are all retro 1950's. Eat on the castle or in the covered picnic pavilion.... More 

Thank Coff33
Level Contributor
60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Every time we visit Kentucky lake we have a belies burger, fries and shake! It's always packed but WORTH THE WAIT!!! Be patient and enjoy your company! If you are the impatient type have dinner backwards and start your meal with a shake first!!! DELICIOUS!!!

Thank Tara R

Travellers who viewed Belew's Dairy Bar also viewed


Been to Belew's Dairy Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: US Highway 68 East, Aurora, KY 42048
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 270-354-8549

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Belew's Dairy Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?