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Ramsey's Diner

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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4053 Tates Creek Centre Dr, Lexington, KY 40517-3056
+1 859-271-2638
11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always have a fun time when we go here. The food is amazing, though most of our favorite things are very rich with very large portions. The pie is amazing. And our servers and hostess are always friendly and well-organized. Definitely recommend.

Thank Elizabeth H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Need I say more:) the pies are awesome. They have great meats and veggies too. I have been traveling to the Lexington for over 20 years and Ramsey's is always on the list.

Thank Janson N
Pensacola, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this place for lunch on a weeklong business trip. It is a local favorite apparently. It's ok. For my preference and taste, it's ok. There were plenty of sandwich options- most included mayo and onion roll. I had the fried chicken sandwich which was actually pretty good. Creamed corn was ok. I've had better but certainly wasn't bad. Prices... More 

Thank #1Cubsfan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food, I had the standard Reuben and it was delicious. The service was great too. And the company made it even better.

Thank Charlotte M
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Lived here since I was a teen. Don't even think the Brown Hotel's Original hot brown is as good. Love the atmosphere.

Thank Kimberly D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

The lady at our motel recommended this restaurant as a southern, home cooking restaurant. Our meals was fabulous, the waitress was friendly and very accommodating. Definitely will be going back.

Thank Angela W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Home grown, hometown feel. The environment is very family friendly, wait staff is very attentive and the food is very filling. Just make sure you save some room for pie. Missy's Pie selections are amazing. You can get your pick warm or cold...enjoy.

Thank Latoya V
Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were seated by the door, which sucked cause it was very cold outside in the morning. I ordered the beast. This breakfast was huge for the price that you pay. It includes 5 eggs, pancakes, toast, home fries, bacon and sausage. A lot of food for 9.99. Needless to say I only ate about 1/3 of it. My boyfriend... More 

Thank dukerulesu
Nicholasville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Ramsey's has a good variety of "home cooked" meals. The service is always good. I often get carry out and eat inside the restaurant, both are very good.

Thank Wayne B
Louisville, KY
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately, the meatloaf was a bit dry today. Perhaps I should have chosen something else. The mashed potatoes and fried green tomatoes were fine, however, I could have used some butter with the cornbread. The coffee was good and hot and service was good ad usual. Hopefully, the next meal will be up to their usual standards.

Thank jgbtravels

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4053 Tates Creek Centre Dr, Lexington, KY 40517-3056
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-271-2638

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