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Ramsey's Diner

151 W Zandale Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-2465
+1 859-259-2708
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (103 reviews)
“cajun catfish” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
151 W Zandale Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-2465
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There were six of us at the table and we all were delighted with the meal provided. The big breakfast was enough to fill the teenage boys and that's hard to achieve. The veggie plate was a wonderful choice. With fried green tomatoes, corn, macaroni...More

Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy place. Does not take reservations so you may wait for a table not a problem if you are willing to eat at the bar and there is space. Friendly staff.

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We to Ramsey's for my partners annual Christmas Party. They had now because they are too busy in December. I had chicken and dumplings. I ordered them as my dinner when I actually get them in a coffee cup with hardly and broth! I ask...More

Thank stevenr1010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is wonderful and the Missy's pie is to die for. Great atmosphere. I have eaten there several times and food always great.

Thank gwendolynb105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this place on the recommendations on TA and were not disappointed. I'll begin with the best: the pies are far and away the best restaurant deserts my family has experienced. The butternut squash was astounding, perfectly cooked and seasoned. The good: service was...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all had a hankering for catfish, and had THREE different types of catfish. Grilled, Cajun, and country fried. All great. I had fried green tomatoes, pretty good, and greens, great. My companions had Cole slaw, fantastic, sweet potatoes, incredible, and corn fritters, pretty good....More

Thank Placido521
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend the meat & 3 (veggies), with my go to choice of fried chicken and mashed potatoes & gravy. Can't go wrong eating here, especially if you're hungry!

Thank Flyinghoofs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times while on the way to Michigan. I had the fried chicken on our last visit and it was sooo good. Not greasy at all. Hubby had the zucchini burger which he loves. We had the fried green tomatoes, Mac...More

Thank rkaplan271
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Went there with some buddies before getting to the track. Now, they have the best fried (thick cut Hebrew National) fried beef bologna sandwich, but... didn't need any more salt in my diet at that point in the trip. So I ordered the "Veggie Brown"....More

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Visited Ramseys in Brighton recently with a group. I have to say the wait was a while but, once We were served it was definately worth the wait! Fried fish was good, salads good, livers were excellent. But...the KY Hot Brown was over the top!...More

Thank Beverly S
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Jonathan W | Reviewed this property |
No change to the menu. Pies are still great as well. As far as atmosphere I would visit the one down on Old Harrodsburgs Road. There are some nice trees to find shade in if you happen to take the short stroll to the banks... More
Teresa D
22 December 2016|
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Response from Darren H | Reviewed this property |
U would have to call for hours of operation
24 October 2016|
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Response from brettls | Reviewed this property |
The Zandale location has a private room and a covered patio. Either would accommodate your party. Call and speak to a manager for reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 W Zandale Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-2465
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-259-2708
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