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Martha's Restaurant

1407 N 12th St, Murray, KY 42071
+1 270-759-1648
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (2 reviews)
“catfish” (3 reviews)
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05:00 - 21:00All hours
1407 N 12th St, Murray, KY 42071
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I really didn't want a fast food place so as we were driving out of town i didn't see really any sit down places to eat. So we kept driving until we saw Martha's. It had good reviews so we tried it. It was nice...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for a simple breakfast instead of the chain restaurants. Service was very friendly and food was delicious. The building needed a little maintenance, but it didn't stop us from enjoying our breakfast sitting out on the 3 season porch.

Thank Twodomers
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Martha's has a large menu with a great variety of options. Lots of vegetable and desert choices. It is reasonably priced.

Thank lcsmith63
Reviewed 28 March 2017

RVing across America, and we saw they had parking on the frontage road in front of the cafe. We were seated immediately. Had our drinks in front of us within 2 minutes. Waitress was friendly and efficient. I had breakfast and the wife had a...More

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The food was cold on some plates, I had ordered a sandwich that was very bland and cold and ordered corn nuggets that were very dark (burned) to where I couldn't eat anything. When my husband spoke to the owner, she was VERY rude and...More

1  Thank Tarina H
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Do not live too far from Murray and we come to town every once in a while... A lot of cars in front of this restaurant so we decided to give it a try for lunch..The food was ordinary diner style plate lunch, nothing to...More

Thank Diana E
mjl310, Owner at Martha's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

you should have eaten in side there is no smoking in side!! just on the patio"

Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The bacon is to die for! I have never seen bacon so thick and done so well in a small diner. Great service, great menu, all day breakfast. I WILL RETURN!!!!

1  Thank fallingapot
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Best breakfast in town. Lunch is good too. For years they allowed smoking but smoking is now banned inside, but they have an enclosed area out back for smokers.

Thank Charles G
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Down home type of place where everyone seemed to know everyone else. The good was good and the homemade pies were wonderful.

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Looking for a light meal, we tried Martha's. Glad we did. Good flavor, ample senior sized servings, Interesting art work on walls, and an owner who does everything to ensure your meal is satisfying. Martha's been around for over 40 years and she still does...More

Thank Jack B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Randall B
Do you deliver
8 May 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from mjl310 | Property representative |
No sorry I don't deliver
Dickie L
Do you serve chicken gizzards everyday? Do you have to go orders?
6 January 2015|
Response from mjl310 | Property representative |
Yes We do!! And yes we have to go orders
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1407 N 12th St, Murray, KY 42071
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Murray
  • Phone Number: +1 270-759-1648
  • E-mail
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