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Anchor Grill

438 Pike St, Covington, KY 41011-2190
+1 859-431-9498
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good21%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“late night” (3 reviews)
“sausage gravy” (2 reviews)
“open hours” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner
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LOCATION
438 Pike St, Covington, KY 41011-2190
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best mom and pop restaurant in covington and they perpare food daily on the fly.. Aka cooked to order never had any issues with service or food and omg they have the best homemade pies ever..

Thank Justin R
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I found a new meeting place for our electrical meetings. Walking in is like taking a time machine back a few years. We ordered breakfast but i tried the goetta ( i know i am a cincy person and should have been raised on the...More

1  Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 1 July 2017

It's a time capsule with good food, great atmosphere, and a whole lotta stories. I used to road trip down from college, as they're open 24 hours. These days, I brought out of town guests because Covington is much different (and a bit more soulful)...More

Thank abauman
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here because I wanted one more order of goetta before I left there area. Their goetta and cheese omelette was delicious. My son was a little disappointed with his breakfast wrap. The coin operated Band-Box is one of 11 left in the...More

Thank Alan304
Reviewed 17 June 2017

My travel companion to Covington is a Goetta fanatic so we naturally heard about this place and had to stop. We had read reviews and was looking forward to the puppet jukebox but alas it was broken (and looked like it had been for awhile)....More

Thank Psy_ghoul
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We stumbled upon this little gem quite by accident. It's been here since the 1940's. And from the looks inside they haven't changed much since then. Very quaint inside. A true piece of Americana. Some might call it a greasy spoon but for us it...More

Thank jb s
Reviewed 1 May 2017

They may doze but they never close... Been going to Anchor Grill since I was a kid and it's consistently delicious. Far from 5 star dining but if you're looking for a 24 hour, greasy spoon diner with dependably tasty food, this is your spot...More

Thank E_R_Perez27
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We were passing through town and wanted something local for breakfast. Found this place on TripAdvisor. Small town diner with great local ambience that you won't find at a Waffle House or IHOP! Must try the goetta! Sliced potatoes are crispy, the sausage gravy is...More

Thank callieQ8
Reviewed 6 March 2017

One of the few places that yo can fine real Diner type food around. Been here forever, great local place.

Thank Rcr883
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This place is a dying breed. With all the chains expanding a little diner like this is a refreshing change of pace. I've been there for dinner and breakfast and each time it is great. The food, the service, the atmosphere - all good. I...More

Thank Horse_Attack
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 Pike St, Covington, KY 41011-2190
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-431-9498
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