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Fava's Restaurant

159 E Main St, Georgetown, KY 40324-1763
+1 502-863-4383
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (38 reviews)
“frickles” (17 reviews)
“pies” (20 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
159 E Main St, Georgetown, KY 40324-1763
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The inside of the restaurant was very nice and our server, Taylor, was very good. Unfortunately our sandwiches were just average without much taste. I ordered the grilled chicken salad and my husband ordered the chicken philly. I gave him half of mine and he...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was very Good! Nice little place. Hamburger was really good. My husband ordered catfish and shrimp. People were very nice. They have wonderful pie.

Thank tasha1962
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in on a Monday afternoon and had a wonderful meal. I hope this place will still be in Georgetown when I return next year.The waitress was so nice, and the food was very very good.

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were new to Georgetown and Fava's was our first stop. Staff was great and the food was very good. Would recommend.

Thank Connor W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here because of the environment. Food was great and the service was outstanding. I highly recommend the tiger bubbly burger if you like burgers.

Thank Jeremy A
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Good food & lots of it. A typical serving could easily be split between two. Lots of local, downtown charm.

Thank GreatDayTraveling
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing diner type restaurant. The food is delicious! We usually go for breakfast but if you go the best time to go is before 11am when a lot of people tend to take lunch at work because this place gets PACKED! The...More

Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Truly a Georgetown landmark! Although we have been dining at Fava's for over 50 years, and eaten many different dishes, we keep going back to their Hot Brown, delish.

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Fava's is one of the few existing family restaurants, left, and they are in no danger of losing my business to the chain food servers. The city history is portrayed on the walls in photos, art work and memorabilia. The staff is friendly and efficient...More

Thank Terri P
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The food was really good. The people that work there where nice. It was busy on a sunday. There was nothing open in the downtown area.

Thank krgr3
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Questions & Answers
15 March 2017|
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Response from Sandit70 | Reviewed this property |
no. no liquor.
Georgia H
21 June 2016|
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Response from ClassroomDoctor | Reviewed this property |
No online menu that we are aware of, however, as I recall the menu was mostly American fare. Prices were, by comparison, a bit more than competitors, however, it was worth the small upscale amount to take in the environment... More
7 February 2016|
Response from chip m | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there open Sundays. Menu prices range from $6-$12 plate. Larhe portions too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 159 E Main St, Georgetown, KY 40324-1763
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-863-4383
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