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Hall's On The River Restaurant

1225 Athens Boonesboro Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-9285
+1 859-527-6620
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (46 reviews)
“beer cheese” (67 reviews)
“crab cakes” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1225 Athens Boonesboro Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-9285
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Reviewed 1 week ago

crab cakes looked like burnt sausage patties, very thin and just not good. Baked potato was hard and cold. We only got 1 refill and my husband had asked for another cocktail and never did get it and the waitress said she was sorry. There...More

Thank aimeedavis2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome patio with great views of the creek. Great service and amazing food. Wonderful bar drinks. Just excellent

Thank Katherine T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there due to recommendations from people while we were here down at Fort Boonesborough. The food was ok and nothing to write home about. Had the shitake mushrooms that seemed to have way to much salt that made eating it with breading too much...More

Thank Vi T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm writing this review as we drive away from a very frustrating experience at Halls on the River. I have been eating here sporadically since college and I am now 40 so for me to just now feel compelled to write a review... My family...More

Thank Fourandthedog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard a lot about this place, how famous people had eaten here, etc. The food was mediocre. My catfish was barely room temperature. There were 5 of us and none of us cared for our food. The beer cheese appetizer was the one...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautifully furnished rustic wooden restaurant overlooking the Kentucky River. The ambiance was amazing and the menu was unique. Unfortunately, the food was mediocre. My son's strip steak was chewy and rather inedible. The ribs were so-so. The lamb fries and ribeye were...More

Thank Dean K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I ordered the hot brown which is a regional favorite and was recommended by a friend. It was very good, but please check before you order. It has country ham, which I like. There. Is a great variety of entrees. It is located on the...More

Thank ukbigdave78
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Service was a little slower but they were pretty busy. We wanted to try the pulled pork platter but they were out. Instead we each had the beer cheeseburger. Overall it's worth the visit.

Thank wattdanielj
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Great looking building, inside and out. Great atmosphere. Great service. The food on the other hand was not so much. First the good. The chicken pasta was very good. The fries were fine. And the sautéed spinach was absolutely wonderful as was the iced tea....More

Thank Hopsaregood
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have been customers at Hall's for many years. Last time we ate there was about a year ago and we were disappointed in the food and service, but I was pleasantly surprised at how much it had improved since then! The staff was extremely...More

Thank Margaret T
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Nearby Attractions
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2.84 km away
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Dollie S
19 June 2015|
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Response from bagelsnob | Reviewed this property |
There was no live music that night so I don't know. Dinner for 2 with drinks was $60
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Athens Boonesboro Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-9285
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 859-527-6620
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