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Doodle's

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262 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40507-1082
+1 859-317-8507
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08:00 - 14:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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79 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Locally-sourced ingredients are used in the dishes here. Good variety. What a fun place for breakfast or brunch or lunch! Friendly staff, too. All this adds up to feeling that you are eating in a nice neighborhood hangout. Always pleased to see the adaptive re-use of an old building = in this case, a gas station. Plus outdoor seating in... More 

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Thank Karen K
Lexington, Kentucky
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998 reviews
665 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My wife and I had breakfast at Doodle's last weekend and it was fantastic. The ingredients are super fresh and the service is great. We had mimosas with our breakfast on the outside patio and it was memorable. We will definitely return!

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Thank HI_McDunnough
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130 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This was one of our first breakfasts in Lexington. You have to get here early or there will be a line. Order immediately before being seated so study the menu before you get in line.

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Thank Ron E
Lexington, Kentucky
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Not much seating, but delicious brunch! The beignets are quite yummy. We sat outside with the heaters on when it was a little chilly and it was very nice.

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Thank Morgan C
Lexington, Kentucky
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Good breakfast food. Doodle's has the BEST BREAKFAST POTATOES in town. Eggs and bacon were delicious.

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Thank rlguffey1
Lexington, Kentucky
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130 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had breakfast with a small group recently and really enjoyed it. You can order regular breakfasts or something a little different, I had 'Eggs in a Hole' which are served inside a biscuit with a cutout. It came with amazing cheese grits. I ordered regular coffee, which is delicious, but they also offer french press for an even more robust... More 

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Thank coastwanderer
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Doodles is a great place for fresh local breakfast. The menu has traditional items but with a twist. It is slightly more expensive than chain places, but fresh eggs, local jellies, and creative dishes is worth the small premium. It has a neighborhood feel in a converted service station. There is indoor seating as well as outdoor seating.

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1 Thank Darrell V
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

On Sat and Sun - NO SUBSTITUTIONS - NO SPECIAL ORDERS Small portions / lots of starch / poor service At breakfast joint I could not get an egg white omelet with ingredients that they had on the menu. If you are going to run a marathon and want to Carbs - here you go. I had a veggie omelet,... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Wonderful breakfast with biscuits and gravy as the special of the day! The corn beef hash was exceptional, too! Great service and friendly staff!

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Thank Lpatch
Findlay, Ohio
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151 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

went for Saturday brunch. A little quirky but great food and wonderful service. Would definitely go again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:00
Thursday
08:00 - 14:00
Friday
08:00 - 14:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 N Limestone, Lexington, KY 40507-1082
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-317-8507

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?