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Enjoy mouthwatering Bourbon-inspired fare at these casual cafes on distillery grounds and in our beloved local communities

Louisville Area

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Urban Bourbon Trail®
Louisville Bourbon Bars & Restaurants

After a day of exploring Kentucky’s greatest distilleries, it’s time to put your knowledge to the test on Louisville’s Urban Bourbon Trail®. This collection of local bars and restaurants have a wide knowledge of whiskies, Bourbon infused food menus and some of the city’s largest collections of Bourbon.

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The Garden & Gun Club
Stitzel-Weller Distillery

The Garden & Gun Club at Stitzel-Weller Distillery is a bespoke cocktail bar that pairs fine spirits with an intimate, quintessentially Garden & Gun atmosphere. In addition, an elevated bar menu developed by executive chef Ann Kim offers modern takes on classic Southern fare.

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Rooftop Bar & Restaurant
Copper & Kings Distillery

Taste firsthand how American Brandy inspires modern cocktail culture and its deep connection to food. The menu is driven by Kentucky, seasonally available fare, and being paired with finely distilled Brandy. C&K invites you to explore and share these dishes with friends. Have a seat, enjoy yourself, and experience the taste of American Brandy.

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Charr’d Bourbon Kitchen & Lounge
Marriott Louisville East

After action-packed adventures in Kentucky, retreat to our Bourbon-inspired restaurant. In our classy dining room, sample some of our 200 varieties of Bourbon and indulge in our flavorsome dishes, made with local and regional ingredients.

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Gatsby’s on Fourth
Seelbach Hilton Hotel

Gatsby’s on Fourth is open for breakfast seven days a week. Enjoy a menu filled with seasonal and locally grown ingredients joined together with an innovative twist.

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Proof on Main
21c Museum Hotel

Proof on Main’s menu showcases a unique, modern approach to comfortable, accessible and locally-sourced cuisine.

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Butchertown Grocery Bakery
Louisville

Butchertown’s first European style bakery, it’s our pleasure to bring locally roasted coffee, artisanal breads and pastries, organic wines, and barrel select Kentucky bourbons to the neighborhood we love.

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Derby Cafe & Bourbon Bar
Kentucky Derby Museum

Our team is up early chopping herbs, preparing food, and dreaming up the delicious sauces, dressings and ingredients for the meals we serve our guests. We’re proud to use this “scratch kitchen” model, meaning we create all our food from raw ingredients that are sourced locally. The Derby Café & Bourbon Bar inside the Kentucky Derby Museum is the perfect place to eat lunch. You can enjoy eating inside our café, or on our covered outdoor terrace, right next to historic Churchill Downs.

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Bourbons Bistro
Louisville

Locally owned and internationally known. With a selection of more than 130 Bourbons, including a barrel selection program, Bourbons Bistro is Louisville’s foremost Bourbon bar. Our ever-revolving seasonal menu is Bourbon inspired and locally sourced. Outdoor and private dining is available. Come see why we have been awarded the Gold Medal from Whisky Magazine’s “Whisky Bars of the World”.

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Barn8 Restaurant
Hermitage Farm

Barn8 is a fresh take on farm-to-table dining. Originally building number 8 of Hermitage Farm’s historic horse stables, this innovative and delightful venue treats guests to sumptuous Kentucky flavors, all carefully composed from on-site gardens.

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Creed Café
Jeptha Creed Distillery, Shelbyville

The Creed Café is the perfect place to grab lunch, snacks, or small bites. Whether on you’re on your lunch break, or capping off your tasting with a cocktail and one of our signature pizzas, Creed Café will satisfy your craving for delicious, wholesome food.

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Bardstown Area

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Food & Drink
Bardstown Restaurants & Bars

There’s no better place to sit down for a meal and a cocktail than in the Bourbon Capital of the World®. Click below to see all that Bardstown has to offer.

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The Kitchen At BBC
Bardstown Bourbon Company

Enjoy an exceptional meal and a great cocktails in this award-winning restaurant set in the center of the Bardstown Bourbon Company. Experience comfort food, exceptional salads and farm fresh meats and cheeses. Our dishes are simple, yet exceptional, and made with the finest ingredients, sourced from the highest quality vendors.

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Star Hill Provisions
Maker’s Mark Distillerey

Savor a seasonal Southern menu featuring locally-sourced ingredients and hand-crafted cocktails at Star Hill Provisions fast-casual dining.

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The Kitchen Table Restaurant
James B. Beam Distilling Co.

Some families want a fancier kitchen, all we want is a bigger table. We named our restaurant after the most important place in our family home: the kitchen table. Here you’ll find a menu of Kentucky classics made with big helpings of heart and soul. Every dish and cocktail are Beam family approved. And of course, there’s plenty of whiskey. Pull up a chair and join us.

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The Bar at Willett
Willett Distillery

Located at the site of the historic Willett Distillery, The Bar at Willett serves up vintage whiskey, classic cocktails and small plates inspired by a storied family heritage. Reservations highly recommended to best accommodate you.

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Talbott Tavern
Bardstown 

Stay, dine and be entertained! Since the late 1700s, the Old Talbott Tavern, located in historic Bardstown on Court Square has provided shelter, food and drink to Kentucky travelers. And you can’t miss having a drink in the world’s oldest Bourbon bar!

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Lexington Area

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Beyond Grits
Lexington Restaurants

Re-imagined Southern staples coupled with inventive bourbon-infused creations lend a unique Kentucky quality to our cuisine that you’ll be hard-pressed to find anywhere else. So, come see what all the fuss is about and dig into our flourishing, flavorful, fearless food scene.

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Elkhorn Tavern
Barrel House Distillery

Named after the Town Branch of the Elkhorn river, which flows alongside it, this lounge and taproom allows Barrel House Distilling Co. to showcase inventive cocktails made from their own products. Light regional fare is also available for dine-in and carry-out.

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Rackhouse Tavern
Campbell House Hotel

Open for dinner, this Lexington favorite located within our hotel serves a fusion of traditional and innovative dishes inspired by regional ingredients and local heritage. As a proud sponsor of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®, we feature an amazing selection of over 300 Bourbons and local brews on tap.

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Lockbox
21c Museum Hotel

Led by Executive Chef Nick Fisherkeller, Lockbox is a neighborhood restaurant serving artfully simple dishes, full of local flavor and character. Our seasonal menu, inspired cocktails, and relaxed atmosphere will give you plenty of reason to start a conversation and feast among friends.

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The Stave
Millville

A Bourbon-led restaurant and bar on the banks of Glenn’s Creek, featuring elevated Kentucky-inspired cuisine, a full bar with specialty cocktails, and a beautiful covered patio. Ideally located (within a 4 mile span) between Woodford Reserve Distillery and Castle & Key Distillery on McCracken Pike. Enjoy a beautiful Kentucky day at the Stave!

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Northern Kentucky Area

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The B-Line
Northern Ky Bourbon Bars & Restaurants

Welcome to The B-Line! This collection of Craft Distilleries, Bourbon Bars, and Bourbon-centric Restaurants is Northern Kentucky’s Bourbon journey.

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Coppin’s Restaurant
Hotel Covington 

Coppin’s Restaurant and Bar is driven by hyper-local sourcing and collaborative partnerships throughout its surrounding region. Menus are designed to encourage sharing and camaraderie, while offering an inclusive atmosphere for the transient and single diner. Coppin’s unique culinary position represents influences from Covington’s Northern and Southern neighbors highlighting local craft beers, cider and sodas along with wine and cocktails on draft.

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Danville Area

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AMBRAbev Distillery

The most unique distillery experience in Kentucky. Featuring the exquisite cuisine, tiki cocktails, and vibrant culture of Brazil.

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Old Owl Tavern & Owl’s Nest
Beaumont Inn, Harrodsburg

The Old Owl Tavern and Owl’s Nest restaurants feature southern comfort food in a casual bar environment.

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Trust us, with food this good—it’s hard to go wrong.

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