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Down Home BBQ

999 Bloomfield Rd, Bardstown, KY 40004-9706
+1 502-349-0624
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (10 reviews)
“baked beans” (4 reviews)
“mac n cheese” (4 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
999 Bloomfield Rd, Bardstown, KY 40004-9706
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

the picture of the in side must have been ten years ago it don,t look like now it,s run down now they could have something good if they put money back in.

Thank raymondross1954
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

A very tasty BBQ place. Nothing fancy but good food. They have a great pancake served with the meal made out of cornbread.

Thank Dee V
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for locale flair and some good bar-b-que, this is your place. Nothing fancy here, but the meats were good and the sides were excellent. We had a half rack of the ribs with potatoes and beans, as well as a pulled...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I had an opportunity to invite a friend for lunch; I come to bardstown to purchase and friend works there but neither is have eaten here but came highly recommend. We bother ordered "dinner" plate for lunch, mine was pork-loin sandwich with side of country...More

1  Thank 754hermanp
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The chicken and ribs were very dry. The coleslaw was runny. The corn muffin was excellent. The service was quick.

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We came from Michigan and were expecting something downtown - this restaurant is a little further off the beaten track. The inside doubles as a thrift store with clothes and random odds and ends surrounding the tables and it is really seems more for locals....More

Thank kristindeyoung
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We were in the mood for BBQ and this was the only place that came up in Bardstown so we gave it a try. It"s a very down-homey, quirky sort of place that even appeared as if they had a thrift shop inside! We were...More

Thank teatray53
Reviewed 7 June 2016

So glad we got to stop in and try out those ribs! Man are they good! The barbecue sauce is fine! The meat is tender fallen off the bone good! I recommend for everyone to try it! My husband & I Had fried taters, green...More

Thank Dottie H
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Some of the best bbq I have ever eaten. The restaurant is uniquely decorated. Very country place. The owner is quite a character. Very fun to talk to.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I decided to try some BBQ while traveling in KY. The GPS pointed me toward Down Home BBQ. It is definitely a local establishment but don't let that stop you. The food is very good. I tried the Brisket and was satisfied. Try the BBQ...More

Thank Elton K
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2.90 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Bloomfield Rd, Bardstown, KY 40004-9706
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-349-0624
New breakfast place in town
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