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Bluegrass Kitchen

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1600 Washington St E, Charleston, WV 25311-2127
+1 304-346-2871
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 15:30 - 21:00
Fri 15:30 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Windermere
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

A group of 3 went for lunch and shared our various dishes. I was really impressed with the variety and flavors of the food.

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Thank bjp941
Worcester, England
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Visited the bluegrass with a colleague and enjoyed a very different meal after a week of rather bland food. The Bluegrass didn't have a lot of atmosphere, it's not very cosy, with high ceilings and rather bright lighting but the food and service were great, with good beers and interesting wines.

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Thank johnleeson
Huntington, West Virginia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

I love this place. My picky 5 year likes it too. Love the variety on the menu and quality of food. Service can be so-so, but the vibe of the dining room and tastiness of the food more than make up for it. My favorite place in charleston. No where else like it in the area. Veggie burger is my... More 

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

This restaurant advertises itself as farm to table, so we decided to give it a try. My husband ordered what turned out to be an enormous pork chop and I had a Mxican-style layered Tostada with cheese, cheese and vegetables. It was filling and tasty enough. The wine was inexpensive -- Argentine and California -- most blends. The best part... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

Unique little spot serving food with a bar out of an old home, with antique feel in the decor and a yuppie vibe. I had delicious food with their large basket order of fries, and their phenomenal spanish-style crab cakes (with chorizo and peppers!). They gave me the crabcake for free since they only had 1 left when normal order... More 

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Thank A T
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

A local brought us to this fine little restaurant and bar for lunch initially. I couldn't wait to go back on my next visit to Charleston. The place has great ambiance, great service and quality food. Vegetarian choices, great salads. I will make it a point to visit every chance I get.

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Thank charmvic
West Virginia
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

Love the brunch menu as it has a lot of variety. Restaurant has great décor. Workers are also very nice and professional . Free parking behind restaurant.

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Thank LisaWestVirginia
Charleston, West Virginia
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Very good cuisine, always fresh and tasty. This spot is worth the visit. Great brew selection and the food is always spot on !

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Thank jmark0221
Joplin, Missouri
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

Just a few blocks (walking) from West Virginia's Capitol in an old and worn 2 story brick building is, when first coming in through the entry, what appears to be another bar/restaurant. Once past the entry and bar into the main dining area with an abundance of eclectic chairs, table and couches is a world of relaxation and ease. One... More 

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Thank Olaf H
Marietta, Georgia
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190 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

The food was so bad I did not eat it and watched my partner eat hers. I had my dinner back at the hotel that night - not great but a least it was edible.

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Thank Jwvv

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Cuisine
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 15:00
Monday
15:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
15:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
15:30 - 21:00
Thursday
15:30 - 21:00
Friday
15:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Washington St E, Charleston, WV 25311-2127
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-346-2871
Description
Charleston's authentic farm-to-table made-from-scratch modern comfort food restaurant. With a legion of chefs who caringly practice the art of food, BgK offers delicious brunch, dinner, and desserts for hungry vegetarians, meat connoisseurs, and everyone in-between. In the circa 1920 building with pressed tin ceilings and exposed architecture, Bluegrass also serves as a gallery for local artists. In the Tap room there's live original acoustic music most nights, with finely crafted cocktails, a curated wine list & a bounty of beers. Close to West Virginia's beautiful capitol grounds the family-owned and operated Bluegrass Kitchen has been featured in The New York Times and Wall Street Journal as well as Bon Appetit, Garden & Gun, Taste of the South magazines and many more.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?