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The Tousey House Tavern

5963 N Jefferson St, Burlington, KY 41005-9596
+1 859-586-9900
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (29 reviews)
“halibut” (11 reviews)
“beer cheese” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5963 N Jefferson St, Burlington, KY 41005-9596
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at the Tousey Tavern. He rated his steak the best ever and I tried the Kentucky Hot Brown! Delicious! We highly recommend.

Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We went to the Tousey House for a holiday dinner with visiting family. It was busy but the service was terrific. The food was incredible! Every portion that we had served was better than the last. Generous portions and ideal presentation. Everyone in our party...More

Thank labrador47
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to the restaurant a few times. Each time we had a great meal in beautiful kept historic building with lots of history.

Thank VeniceFoodie1
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We went here for our final night of vacation in Kentucky. Our son and his wife have eaten here and it is one of their favorite restaurants. We found it to be a very attractive restaurant with wonderful food. I can see why they call...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Again Trip Advisor did not disappoint. Looked for somewhere to eat after leaving the Creation Museum. This had good reviews. And they were not wrong. We had a very nice charming visit. The food was excellent. I had the Pork Chop and my husband had...More

Thank luvs2travel_0107
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Adorable little place outside of Florence. The night we showed up they were hosting a children's cancer gala. The more we spoke to the workers the more in love with this place I fell. I may not have gotten to eat their food, but I...More

Thank randomadventurer13
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We were out scouting for a place for ribs when we stumbled upon this restaurant. Did not get any BBQ ribs, but enjoyed some excellent bourbon cocktails and wine along with a very nice meal as we sat at an outside table. It is in...More

Thank N G
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The atmosphere was so warm n cozy. The food was excellent. The spinach crab dip was an excellent appetizer. Then we split the wall eyed pike! Lightly breaded and fried to perfection. So yummy. Really wanted dessert but will have to go back because we...More

Thank Debcap0706
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We had a quiet dinner there after a busy day. Cozy and pleasant dining room. Service was attentive but not annoying. I think this is a hard balance to hit. Varied menu with good range of prices.

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We would highly recommend this restaurant as the building and inside is so beautiful and there is a large food selection! We came as a group of 6 and we all enjoyed our meals. It may be on the pricey side for some people, but...More

Thank KevAmanda
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Diane S
12 May 2017|
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Response from Patsy H | Reviewed this property |
Questions like this should go directly to the restaurant. Trip Advisor reviewers would not know the current details. Bit whatever they offer will be good.
31 May 2016|
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Response from deetsies | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Tousey House in beautiful Burlington , KY, serves non-alcoholic beer!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5963 N Jefferson St, Burlington, KY 41005-9596
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-586-9900
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