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Back Home Restaurant

251 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1560
+1 270-769-2800
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (32 reviews)
“corn pudding” (21 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (8 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
251 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1560
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very homey atmosphere, shopping upstairs, food is decent. I haven't had to a dish there that I would necessarily rave about but it's so homey in there that it's nice to enjoy a home-like cooked meal without having to clean any dishes.

Thank ashleygI71YB
Reviewed 3 days ago

We met my sister, who lives in E-town, for lunch. The food was good, the atmosphere was eclectic but cozy. We had a good meal and our server was efficient and close by when we needed him. We had a quiet lunch and were able...More

Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It definitely has the At Home atmosphere. Food was exceptional and so was the service! Was a wonderful way to enjoy a birthday lunch date with my daughter!

Thank Jason-Julee B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed an excellent southern style dinner at Back Home. The staff was very friendly and the food outstanding. There were too many choices, but I settled on the meatloaf. It comes with two sides: big decision. I added mashed potatoes and a broccoli casserole....More

Thank gordon f
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful, friendly, and accommodating. Great food in an awesome setting. We will be back next time we are in town!

Thank peeperjet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have taken my family here a couple of times since getting to the Kentucky area in late April. The reason we keep coming back is the quality of the food, excellent service and relaxing atmosphere. My kids really enjoy their food and in particular...More

Thank Cflo97
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upscale little place with great food. I had the cranberry blue cheese salad, my wife had the open face roast beef sandwich, one son had the chicken fried chicken the other bacon cheeseburger. It was all very good with real potatoes. Service was great.

Thank morrisonbrain70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It had been 13 years since we had been here and was looking forward to see if after all these years it still maintained it's quality. We were not disappointed. A party of 4 and there were four happy people, This is a must stop...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on date night and decided to give this place a whirl. We got the fried green tomatoes as an appetizer and my husband said they were close to the best he’s had. I got the open face roast beef with carrots. Big portion, came...More

Thank Terri P
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here after reading reviews on TA. Thought it was just OK. I had the meatloaf, certainly nothing special. The corn pudding was interesting, but was missing something to make it really special. Same for the cranberry dish, needs to be served colder and...More

Thank Sharon K
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Viki H
11 August 2016|
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Response from CrazyTaylor | Reviewed this property |
It would be fine. They have a small outdoor area and in the back area it is pretty open for kids.
3 April 2016|
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Response from Curtis W | Reviewed this property |
This question should be directed to the restaurant rather than patrons. The restaurant has a web page and can be found by searching for "Backhomeresuaurant.coim".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1560
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Elizabethtown
  • Phone Number: +1 270-769-2800
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Old Victorian style home built in 1872. Two stories tall, with bottom floor Resaurant and top floor being Boutique and gift shop. Family owned and operated. Local flavor along with homemade candies, cakes and pies. Accommodations for large or small parties. Dual parking, both on the side and rear across from local Catholic Church. Also, handicabable beside rear of building. Best kept secret in Hardin County
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