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Melissa Cottage Cafe

167 S Main St, Versailles, KY 40383-1262
+1 859-879-6204
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
167 S Main St, Versailles, KY 40383-1262
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are visiting Lexington, Keeneland, the horse farms, the Bourbon Trail or just passing through, make time for lunch or dinner at Melissa's. Try a hot brown, pot pie, homemade chicken salad sandwich, meat loaf or anything else on the menu. You won't be...More

Thank seamus25
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the Best Place to Eat in Versailles. Nice People, Nice Vibe, Nice Food too. We had several dishes & were never disappointed by any items.

Thank MoonstoneBob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite restaurants - anywhere! The food is always fresh and full of flavor and cooked to perfection. Never thought a side salad could taste so good with such simple ingredients - but it does. I ordered the Veggie Hot Brown...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our first visit to Melissa's. I ordered the hot brown, a Kentucky specialty, and it was delicious. Bread was on the side instead of layered in the dish, which is nice if you're trying to limit carbs. Other three in our party had the...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We were on the "Bourbon Trail" and added a stop in Versailles for family history reasons. We expected to eat at another place but it was closed on Saturday. What a treat to have lunch at Melissa's Cottage Cafe! Friendly service and atmosphere and each...More

Thank vlfrance
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Melissa’s is a favorite of ours for sure. I always get the club sandwhich with fries and there will be leftovers because that is one of the largest club sandwhich I have ever had. Save room for dessert may I recommend the rhubarb pie warmed...More

Thank Ted D
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This small cafe is a lovely place for a nice lunch. My husband and I ordered the Cobb Salad which had a very generous serving of grilled chicken on it. What it did not have was the bacon and ham that were in the description....More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Had an early dinner there tonight. Staff was friendly and service was fast. Had no problem parking nearby shortly after 5 PM. Hubby had the special country fried steak which he said was tender and very well cooked. I had fried clam dinner which was...More

Thank Joyce N
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We stopped for lunch at this cute cafe in downtown Versailles. We both opted for sandwiches and they were delicious. If you are looking for lunch and find yourself in downtown Versailles, then give this place a try.

Thank Fiery2015
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Great service. Yummy food! Very charming local cafe. I would have lunch there every day if I could.

Thank Brenda P
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3 April 2018|
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Response from vlfrance | Reviewed this property |
Yes - I had white wine and one of my friends had a beer. Not an extensive list but "functional".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 S Main St, Versailles, KY 40383-1262
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Versailles
  • Phone Number: +1 859-879-6204
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