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21 Taft Hwy, Dry Ridge, KY 41035-8122
+1 859-823-2326
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (33 reviews)
“donuts” (45 reviews)
“ice cream” (23 reviews)
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Deli, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
21 Taft Hwy, Dry Ridge, KY 41035-8122
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My family and I ate here for breakfast after our hotel’s breakfast came up short (ie, no meat). I am gluten-sensitive and the usual hotel fare just didn’t cut it, so we headed to Beans. I ordered bacon and sausage, which were delicious! My husband...More

Thank divekettle
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A yummy salmon/avocado wrap prepared in a family-owned bakery/deli that is surrounded by fast-food joints? Yup! Beans is a delightful surprise just off Hwy. 75. Beautiful baked goods, too! Can’t wait to enjoy blueberry muffins for breakfast!

Thank pupsmom14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly and quick service and clean cafe is only topped by the taste of the food. Traveling in the area and stopped in because of excellent reviews. After eating there I would do them a dis-service if I did not add my excellent review

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got 8 dozen of their donuts for my graduation party (including Red Velvet, Chocolate Sprinkle, Maple Glazed, and Coconut), and they were a huge hit! Their donuts have always been amazing!

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Went for coffee & dessert. Highly recommend berry sunday skillet. .says feeds 2 people but may actually feed 3 or 4!

Thank asilcox35
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Pricey for what you get. We've had better. I would choose Cracker Barrel before going back to Beans Cafe.

Thank Jill G
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Stopped by with friends to pick up lunch to go. Nice, clean atmosphere and friendly staff. Had the Cuban sandwich (without the pickles because I do not like dill). It had lots of meat and I was going to eat only half and save the...More

Thank TheTraveler888
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We chose Beans after a clerk at the Ark Encounter suggested it as good. The cobb salad and pecan chicken salad were very good. We also shared a bowl of tomato bisque. We both enjoyed it very much. Coffee was Caribou. Very friendly employees. Place...More

Thank Judy R
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick, late dinner and loved it so much we stayed for breakfast (and then lunch and dinner). Great food and flavor, great service (ask for Joshua), good prices. Nothing was not worth the price. If you are within 50 miles of...More

Thank patday
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The staff were extremely friendly & helpful, the menu had choices to please everyone in our group, and the food was very good - glad we stopped by for a meal

Thank BabaAnne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
5:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Taft Hwy, Dry Ridge, KY 41035-8122
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Dry Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 859-823-2326
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Beans is a favorite local stop for fresh donuts, full-service breakfast, homemade bakery goods, all-natural deli meats and cheeses; Caribou coffee, and UDF ice cream.
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