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Boone Tavern Restaurant

100 Main St, Berea, KY 40403-1763
+1 859-985-3700
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (46 reviews)
“spoon bread” (170 reviews)
“spoonbread” (60 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
100 Main St, Berea, KY 40403-1763
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1 - 10 of 651 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The atmosphere is the main draw here; like eating in the dining room of your wealthy Kentucky auntie. I also have to hand it to the executive chef, who has his name printed on the menu. I've never seen that before anywhere. As for food...More

Thank KaneCountyCritic
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear KaneCountyCritic, We are very appreciative that you would take the time to share your Boone Tavern experience with the online readers. We want to thank you for your suggestions and will discuss these with our management team. We do hope that you will visit...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

The staff was super friendly and the hotel was beautiful! Food was pretty good but a little pricey. The chicken in a birds nest was fabulous!More

Thank gtodd212025
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear gtodd212025, Thank you for your kind words and taking that time to share your Boone Tavern experience with the online community. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself during your visit and especially the Chicken in a Birds Nest dish ( a...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful step into history. Quaint and lovely,delicious food. Worth a trip for the scenary and lovely atmosphere!

Thank mimisplace
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear mimisplace, Thank you for your 5 star review and kind words. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time spent with us and hope that you will have a return visit soon. Andrew J

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the spoon bread.....bread pudding for desert was delicious. I had the hot brown and it was fantastic along with a salad of fried green tomatoes and pimento cheese....it was awesome!!!

Thank dino2mom
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear dino2mom, Thank you for taking the time to share your Boone Tavern experience with the TripAdvisor community. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your dining selections and hope that you will dine with us again soon. Andrew J

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard of Boone Tavern from long-deceased relatives, but had never visited. It's a short drive off of I-75. Lovely historic hotel with a quiet dining room at 11:00am midweek with attentive service and a menu with something for everyone. Do try the fresh...More

Thank Dave S
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Dave S, We are thrilled to receive your 5 star review and that you would share your Boone Tavern experience with the online community. We are happy that you enjoyed our spoon bread and the Cajun Shrimp Salad. We hope to have you visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had visited Boone Tavern twice in the past and had enjoyed it tremendously. I was excited to bring my daughter and sister there for dinner. We were so disappointed. My daughter ordered lamb and received a very small amount of dried out meat that...More

Thank BLD54
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BLD54, I am saddened to hear of the experience that you and your family had. This is not the standard that we go by and our entire management team is working to see that this does not occur again. We do hope that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Frost Cafe has been open in Boone Tavern hotel lobby for 2 months in the spot that was a gift shop on main floor, next to dining room. It is a coffee bar, wine bar and mixed drink bar rolled into one, open to the...More

Thank eachdayagift
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Eachdayagift, We are thrilled to read your 5 star review. Thank you for letting the TripAdvisor community know of our newest addition, the Frost Cafe and your enjoyable experience. We hope that you will visit with us again soon. Andrew J

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always pass here but timing was never right for dinner. Thanks to a traffic tie up on I-75, we made it. Had a lovely glass of wine on the porch of this historic hotel prior to dinner. I want to come back and stay! They...More

1  Thank reddskyy
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reddskyy, Thank you for your 5 star review and sharing your experience. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your Boone Tavern experience, from your wine on the porch to your dinner selections. We do hope to have the pleasure of serving...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small town, wonderful college -- and the restaurant is lovely. Good food and unique ambiance. White table cloths, antique furnishings, local foods.More

Thank Clarke C
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Clarke C, We are very appreciative of your 5 star review and kind words. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our local community and your time spent here at the Boone Tavern. We hope to have you visit with us again soon....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two couples stayed here for two nights and had two breakfasts and one dinner here. All the food was very good and the service was outstanding. Prices were more than reasonable for a fancy restaurant.

Thank JOHN G
PatrickDOS, Director of Sales at Boone Tavern Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear JOHN G, We are very happy that you were pleased with your Boone Tavern experience. Thank you for your 5 star review and kind words and we hope to have the pleasure of serving you again sometime soon. Andrew J

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Ike A
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Response from pjwhite51 | Reviewed this property |
$17.95 adults, $9.95 for children 12 and under
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Main St, Berea, KY 40403-1763
    (100 Main Street N.)
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Berea
  • Phone Number: +1 859-985-3700
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