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Sawyer's Downtown

325 W Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1651
+1 859-281-6022
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“chili” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (50 reviews)
“fries” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
325 W Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1651
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick and great foods and services. What a burger/potato bar. Wonderful bar choices. Great start to get read for Wildcats Basketball game, a short walk away.

Thank William T
Reviewed 6 October 2017

There are other dishes on the menu, but you come here for only one thing, a burger. You order your burger, I had bacon Cheese, and then add toppings. I down graded this because the burgers are to juicy. I used a fork and knife...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Great place to build your own burger. Basically, you only order your burger with the type of cheese (if any) that you want, bacon (if you want), and then you head on over to the condiment/toppings/bar for your customization. Excellent, friendly service, reasonable prices, and...More

1  Thank AGuyFromHawaii
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Have been there three times for lunch. Line is usually long but it moves pretty quick. The burgers are EXCELLENT!! Order the burger you want and once you get it, you go to a bar and dress it how you like, including sautéed mushrooms and...More

Thank mort4herd
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Best burger and fries in Lexington! My favorite is the chili burger. They have a great condiment bar where you can dress your burger exactly like you want it.

1  Thank Tarla D
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We were in town for a trail half marathon and we opted to dine here the evening before based on the reviews. SO pleased with our choice! First, SUPER friendly staff...warm, inviting, personable, everything you want in a server/bartender to add to your experience. Second,...More

Thank Jodi R
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Employees are super friendly and the food was fast and delicious. I will definitely be back the next time I'm in Lexington.

Thank Eddie H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

With in walking distance to Lexington Convention Center. Handled the crowd quickly. Great Burger Joint offering a variety of types and great toppings. Fun and festive environment. Staff very freindly.

Thank Debi T
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We stopped in for a cold beer and had the pleasure of a great server and good beer on draft. We didn't stay to eat, as we had dinner plans, but the food looked delicious and the menu had a lot to offer.

Thank Piercedlibrarian
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Hilton and wanted to walk to dinner. Sawyer's was a hit! Excellent burgers, a dress your own burger bar, amazingly fast service and a great server. They also have a full bar. Great prices, too!

Thank Jenni D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 W Main St, Lexington, KY 40507-1651
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-281-6022
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