(800) 845-3959  VisitLEX.COM 29 28 2017 LEXINGTON VISITORS GUIDE Cheapside Bar & Grill Entrées $8 to $20 With a Southwest dining room, Victorian pub and tropical patio,Cheapside has plenty of atmosphere(s)! A downtown hot spot for happy hour. 131 Cheapside (859) 254-0046 cheapsidebarandgrill.com Cole’s 735 Main Entrées $18 to $33 Apple cider braised pork belly, Moroccan butternut squash stew,Bourbon glazed Scottish salmon,Black Angus NYstrip... you’ll find something to love. 735 Main Street (859) 266-9000 coles735main.com County Club Entrées $7 to $12 In a stylishly renovated garage complete with chandeliers, enjoy meats smoked on site: Kentucky- raised cow, hog, sheep, goat and chicken. 555 Jefferson Street (859) 389-6555 countyclubrestaurant.com Distilled at Gratz Park Inn Entrées $16 to $34 Specializing in farm-to-table fare, incorporating an artful and elevated approach to Southern cuisine. 120 West Second Street (859) 255-0002 gratzparkinn.com Dudley’s on Short Entrées $14 to $36 Excellent Continental menu and extensive wine list. Elegant dining room, cozy bar, outdoor patio. 259 West Short Street (859) 252-1010 dudleysrestaurant.com Enoteca Tapas from $3 to $20 An ultra-stylish lounge and patio designed for sharing Spanish-style tapas and conversation over fine wine. 191 Jefferson Street (859) 687-0346 enotecalex.com Giuseppe’s Ristorante Entrées $17 to $32 Giuseppe’s offers traditional and nouveau Italian cuisine as slow jazz sets the mood. 4456 Old Nicholasville Road (859) 272-4269 giuseppeslexington.com Grey Goose Entrées $7 to $15 A hip and lively neighborhood hang out with thin-crust pizzas, salads and bar food. Large patio. 170 Jefferson Street (859) 233-1500 greygooserestaurants.com DINING GUIDE Jean Farris Winery and Bistro Entrées $18 to $36 Fine cuisine paired with fine wines.Seasonal menu based on herbs,fruits and vegetables grown on site. 6825 Old Richmond Road (859) 263-9463 jeanfarris.com Joe Bologna’s Entrées $7 to $17 A Lexington institution since the 1970’s. Sublime pizza and pasta. Set in a former Jewish temple, a heavenly counterpoint to the sinful breadsticks. 120 West Maxwell Street (859) 252-4933 joebolognas.com The Julep Cup Entrées $15 to $35 Affordable Southern fare in an upscale, horse-themed environment. You can always get a Mint Julep here! 111 Woodland Avenue (859) 226-0300 thejulepcup.com Keeneland Track Kitchen All entrées under $8 Eat a hearty country breakfast cafeteria-style alongside jockeys and trainers. Open to the public seven days a week, 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. 4201 Versailles Road (859) 253-0541 keeneland.com La Marquesa Entrées $8 to $14 Loyal customers swear by La Marquesa’s fish tacos, carnitas, enchiladas, mole, ceviche, fresh guacamole and more, all at a great value. 165 East Reynolds Road (859) 225-4840 Le Deauville Entrées $19 to $34 Sharing the name of Lexington’s sister city, this charming restaurant brings authentic French cuisine downtown. Very chic! 199 North Limestone Street (859) 246-0999 ledeauvillebistro.com Lockbox Entrées $15 to $32 Showcasing the bounty of local ingredients from our limestone-rich soil, thoughtfully prepared to delight your taste buds. 167 West Main Street (859) 899-6860 lockboxlex.com Alfalfa Entrées $7 to $20 “Doing the veggie thing” since the 1970’s.“Hoppin’ John” and buckwheat pancakes are local favorites. 141 East Main Street (859) 253-0014 alfalfarestaurant.com Azur Restaurant & Patio Entrées $14 to $32 Pleasing to the eye and palate. Diverse menu features steaks, seafood, rabbit, veal, duck and more. 3070 Lakecrest Circle (859) 296-1007 azurrestaurant.com Bella Notte Entrées $8 to $24 Locally owned Italian trattoria. Enjoy fresh baked bread, wood-fire grilled meats, seafood and pasta. 3715 Nicholasville Road (859) 245-1789 bellalexington.com Blue Door Smokehouse Entrées $5 to $15 Expect big portions of smoked beef brisket,pork, chicken,ribs and sausage with a bevy of delicious sides. 226 Walton Avenue (859) 252-4227 bluedoorsmokehouse.com Buddha Lounge Entrées $8 to $28 A modern, metropolitan sushi and tapas bar, featuring exposed brick walls and a 30-foot walnut bar. The Bento box is a popular choice at lunch. 109 North Mill Street (859) 523-723 buddhaloungeky.com Chatham’s Entrées $8 to $15 Southern comfort food at its best, from sweet potato casserole to fried green tomatoes. 496 East High Street (859) 229-6989 chathamsscf.com Cheapside Portofino You’ll soon notice that Lexingtonians seem to be obsessed with eating out. There’s a reason, (and it is not because we can’t cook). The restaurant scene here is vibrant and diverse with more than 130 independently owned restaurants to tempt us. The following is a small sampling. Be sure to call ahead for reservations, particularly on weekends and during racing season. Willie’s Locally Known DINING GUIDE