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My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
+1 502-348-7300
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Gluten Free Options
602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
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Reviewed December 28, 2016

We went on the Lunch excursion of the Dinner Train on Christmas Eve day. The entire process to book, chose our meal, and board the train was made very easy by the great staff. The food was surprisingly good. In fact, it's one of the...More

2  Thank bshal0sky
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

We loved this! Everyone very friendly. It's an experience we won't soon forget. It is a little pricy but I mean you are riding a train.

1  Thank Calwerty
Reviewed December 17, 2016

This is a very interesting train ride. The train runs on 37 miles of the old Louisville and Nashville Railroad built in 1860. The rail line carried freight and passengers until 1953 then be came a historical event. Three of the dinner train cars were...More

1  Thank Dick H
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

After living in Kentucky for 16 years we finally took a ride on the dinner train to celebrate our wedding anniversary. It totally exceeded my expectations. Loved the scenic ride through bourbon country. My husband and I both had the Kentucky Hot Brown, which was...More

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Went on the train ride for my birthday with my husband. Had a wonderful time. Had a nice view from the train and a wonderful lunch. Would ride the rails again. Maybe do dinner next time.

1  Thank wilma a
Reviewed October 31, 2016

The Dinner Train was such a memorable experience to share with my husband and parents. The food and service were exceptional, and the excursion was smooth, informative and beautiful at this time of the year. We will definitely be back!

Thank Kaitlin G
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

The dinner train was absolutely Beautiful. It was set up with fancy table settings, matched with the decor of a 1940s train. The staff was friendly and service was quick. The train most goes through smaller towns, but the scenery is beautiful, especially in the...More

Thank Seth M
Reviewed October 23, 2016

The experience was a lot of fun, dinner was very good and service was superb. Marisa was our server and she was the best on the train. If you like dinner trains this one is a must, very organized and the actors were also very...More

Thank Vern O
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We have been on this dinner train once before and enjoyed it so much that we came back to go again. The scenery isn't terrific, but the food and service is excellent. We enjoy meeting new friends while on the train also. Would recommend if...More

Thank Connie P
Reviewed October 16, 2016

We took the lunch train because we really hoped to see some Fall Foliage. It was too early for the foliage, but we still enjoyed the beautiful scenery outside of our window. The food was amazing (we got the pot roast) and the decor of...More

1  Thank mrstack2
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Linda J
May 9, 2018|
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Response from Amanda G | Reviewed this property |
It boards right in Bardstown, there's a small depot. Goes through the countryside & you get to see some distilleries, an old depot & an old home that was a hideout for Jesse James.
Rick B
February 3, 2018|
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Response from kdpsgumby | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. There is a schedule on the website that lists all times.
November 25, 2017|
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Response from 1va-gentleman | Reviewed this property |
probably can but call the office to verify. train is a little pricey and they expect a tip based on the total price, not just the food portion, which they don't break out. i tipped on the food portion as i estimated it to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$109
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 N 3rd St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1743
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Bardstown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-348-7300
My Old Kentucky Dinner Train serves the Kentucky community to create a fine dining experience like no other. While aboard the beautifully restored 1940's dining cars, passengers experience a 2 1/2 hour journey throughout beautiful Kentucky countryside, passing through the Bernheim Forest over a wooden trestle bridge and by famous distilleries such as Four Roses and Jim Beam. Indulge in a gourmet, multi-course lunch or dinner prepared fresh on board by our renowned culinary team. Included in your ticket price is the excursion, meal, and all non-alcoholic beverages. We also have a full service bar on board. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train regularly schedules specialty excursions and has group pricing available for groups of all shapes and sizes. Have a group and don't see a date on the schedule that works for you? Give us a call to talk about opening up a new run.
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