Here is just a handful of our favorite places to grab food here in Burlington. Whether you’re looking for breakfast, brunch, lunch, linner, dinner, or a late night bite, Burlington has something for you.
Worried about in-person dining with the coronavirus worsening? No worries! Many restaurants offer takeout and delivery.
The Tousey House Tavern
Located right on North Jefferson Street, The Tousey House Tavern is rated one of the best restaurants in the city by locals and visitors! It offers a variety of American dishes from The Tousey Burger topped with arugula and smoked tomato jam to the Alaska Halibut with delicious crab meat and artichoke hearts. YUM.
Their brunch menu consists of fried green tomatoes, chicken and waffles, biscuits and gravy, and banana bread french toast that melts in your mouth. For lunch or dinner, sink your teeth into some delicious crab cakes, mouthwatering linguine pasta, or a simple house salad. There is so much variety at the Tavern, not to mention the beer and wine selection!
If you’re thinking about The Tousey House Tavern for your next meal, visit their website to learn about their weekly events! There’s always something going on from half priced wine and happy hour to family style dishes and Sunday brunch specials!
City Barbeque sits on Burlington Pike in Florence. Go and enjoy delicious American barbeque and try their famous pulled pork sandwich, pulled chicken sandwich, and beef brisket! Going with a large family? No worries. City Barbeque offers family dishes and “shareables” as they like to call them.
Hosting a large event or gathering? (well, maybe after COVID-19) Choose which party pack is best for you and select your meat and sides! There are party packages that feed 4 to 24 people available. And let’s not forget about dessert. Try their peach cobbler, banana pudding, or their triple chocolate cake!
Lucky Duck Pub
Sandwiches, burgers, and wings. What else do we need? Rated #3 in the top 20 restaurants in Burlington, the Lucky Duck Pub offers a nice variety of American barbeque for lunch and dinner! From 8 different burger options and 6 different sandwich options with chicken, pulled pork, turkey, beef, and cod, you’re likely to find something that whets your appetite!
The Lucky Duck Pub is located on Limaburg Road in Burlington. It has consistently received excellent customer feedback in terms of value, service, and, of course, food! Why not make this your net go-to for a quick bite to eat?
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen
Our fourth recommendation has to be Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen, located on Houston Road in Florence. There you can enjoy various meat entrees ranging from chicken alfredo, lemon pepper chicken, chicken pot pies to the smokehouse burger, sirloin, the ribs and shrimp combo, and grilled salmon. Choose from their wide selection of side dishes too! Mashed potatoes, corn on the cob, green beans, or broccoli cheese casserole is sure to go perfectly with your entree.
This place is the perfect lunch or dinner spot for family and friends. It has received positive ratings on its customer service, food, value, and its atmosphere! Check it out and find out why it’s rated among the top 20 best restaurants in Burlington, KY!
Mai Thai Restaurant
Let’s change it up a little bit with some Thai food! Mai Thai Restaurant has been rated the best sushi place in Florence and as travelers’ favorites. It has repeatedly received very high ratings on its atmosphere, value, food quality, and customer service!
For lunch or dinner, why not try one (or more) of their sushi rolls. It might take you a while to pick among the dozens of sushi rolls they have to offer. There’s the salmon roll, volcano roll, mermaid roll, shrimp tempura roll, or if you’re not the kind of person that likes raw fish, there’s always the California roll.
They also have various soups and salads as well as delicious entrees. Some of our favorites are the teriyaki, garlic, and broccoli dishes with your choice of chicken, beef, shrimp, pork, veggies, tofu, or other seafood.
Go see why Mai Thai Restaurant is considered a local favorite here in Burlington!