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124 General John Payne Blvd, Georgetown, KY 40324-9174
+1 502-863-0034
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
124 General John Payne Blvd, Georgetown, KY 40324-9174
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

3 couples dined together enjoying everything from burgers to steaks. The Hot Brown was delicious. They make their own Fries and onion rings! In the past I've had their chicken salad, which is as good as I've ever had. We keep going back on a...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was very accommodating to our group. We had made a reservation and they placed us in basically a private room. Food and service was also good.

Thank Kyadventurer547
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Never having been to this city, we decided on this restaurant because it was described as an historic house from the mid-1800's and had a nice online menu. Well, three of the menu items we wanted were not available for dinner, and the "historic" house...More

2  Thank bevinslynda
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Let me just say that these people are really amazing. Great staff, delicious food, nice sit-in place. They always go out of their way to make our time here fun and memorable. The food is amazing. Great prices. I love the bar, especially on game...More

Thank Ashley s
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this restaurant after seeing some favorable reviews. Let me start by saying our service was excellent. But this is definitely not a restaurant for a "nice" meal or special dinner. We went mostly because of the hype about the historical...More

Thank PSC76063
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were in the area celebrating our 50th anniversary and wanted to have a little nicer dining experience than the run of the mill restaurant. We had read about Wilshire's on-line and liked what we saw and they also had an extensive menu from lighter...More

Thank Barbara O
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We had dinner at Wilshire's and it was great. The owner made sure everything was done right. I had the Hot Brown and it was wonderful. The turkey was "real" thick sliced turkey with a good flavor and the sauce finished it off perfectly. The...More

Thank Dianne1318
Don W, Owner at Wilshire's, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2016

So glad you enjoyed your dinner with us! We look forward to serving you again soon. Safe Travels! Don

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Wilshire's is a dependable great meal every time we go. The catfish is the best I've ever eaten and the steaks are outstanding. Great appetizers and the bar drinks are always well prepared. Highly recommend if your in the Georgetown area

Thank Haddix
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Dinner with friends on the covered patio was a delightful experience. Live music add another dimension of Kentucky Living! Try the fried mushrooms and the cowboy salad! recommend you make a reservation! we failed to do so and staff made extra effort to accommodate us....More

Thank terrijpowell
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Service was excellent. Ordered small sandwich "trio". Fish & chicken were very good but burger was well over done. Fries were very good.

Thank Dwight L
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Questions & Answers
18 May 2016|
Response from Don W | Property representative |
We do have buffet's during the major holidays. Thanksgiving, Mothers Day, Easter etc. Our staff prepares buffets for private functions as well. We are very flexible and try to accommodate any situation. Thank you
Karen W
14 May 2016|
Response from Don W | Property representative |
No we do not have a dance floor. Our outdoor patio is where most of our after dinner entertainment takes place. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon.
Karen W
14 May 2016|
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Response from Don W | Property representative |
Our restaurant is casual attire. We look forward to seeing you soon! So sorry for the delay in answering back. Take Care
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 General John Payne Blvd, Georgetown, KY 40324-9174
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 502-863-0034
  • E-mail
Wilshire's combines quality food with an historic atmosphere. Located in the historic home of Gen. John Payne, the original structure was constructed in 1790. The 11 room house provides ample space for small groups, weddings, business luncheons and holiday gatherings. The menu offers a diverse selection of comfort foods, soups, salads, steaks and seafood. The bar has a very large selection of Kentucky's finest bourbons and local brews. Wilshire's is very family friendly and features ample parking.
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