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Melissa Cottage Cafe

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$$ - $$$
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167 S Main St, Versailles, KY 40383-1262
+1 859-879-6204
11:00 - 21:00
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, great service, charming atmosphere, home cooking menu, all in a cozy downtown family owned diner style restaurant. We loved it.

Thank Joseph N
Albany, New York
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was quite busy so we took a table outside. Meals were tasty & plentiful, staff friendly and helpful, dessert was delicious. Service was quick and efficient without feeling rushed.

Thank Bailey1018
Williamsburg, Virginia
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590 reviews
438 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

My wife and I came here for lunch with our kids and grands on the way to Keeneland Race Track. It's in the middle of the old town. We were greeted at the door and seated right away. Good menu with many choices. I had the Patty Melt and it was delicious. Between 12 and 1 it got very crowded... More 

Thank SharpShoey
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Quiet place in the middle of down town...the food was good and the bill reasonable. Try it, you'll like it!

Thank Joe C
Lexington, Kentucky
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Melissa's never disappoints. Quaint & cozy atmosphere, terrific service & yummy food! You must ask to see their dessert selections - it's worth going just for dessert! We enjoy taking our out of town guests to Melissa's & they always have great comments about their visit.

Thank rogers4_ky
Versailles, France
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80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This traditional restaurant looks like a doll House and a 50s mostly homemade food. Simple, unpretentious and just delicious. It should also be noted that healthy options (salads, grenés, fruits) are very much put forward in the menu. The service is done quickly, but it is also friendly with a touch of class. Highly recommended.

Thank Zebear99
Versailles, Ohio
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We have tried this place multiple times and have given up. It's a local favorite ,so we are asked often to go. It's just not our cup of tea. The staff is friendly ,but the food is very plain. I know many people that love it, so I guess it just depends on your palette.

Thank travelbug102376
Cincinnati, OH
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106 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

This has new owners in the past year or so, therefore, the ratings from that point forward are important. It is very small and simple. Nothing fancy. The food and service were very good for lunch. We would return here.

Thank drdeger
Erlanger, Kentucky
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122 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We were on our way to collect bourbon barrel trail stamps and were gong to bypass the town of Versailles around lunch time so decided to go a few miles out of our way to stop at Melissa Cottage Cafe in the middle of downtown Versailles as the address states Main Street.. We were here a few years ago and... More 

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Versailles, Kentucky
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67 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

The food and service are always consistently great. They have a ton of homemade pies to choose from so if you have a sweet tooth, this is the place for you in Versaillles.

Thank John J

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?