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The St. Charles Exchange - CLOSED

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$31 - US$50
CUISINES
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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HORS D’OEUVRES​
$9
Elvis on Horseback
Peanut butter stuffed dates, bacon wrapped, smoked banana vinaigrette
$8
Deviled Eggs
Chef's daily preparation
$8
Pork Fritters
Pear chutney, sage crema, radish greens
$12
Mussels
Capers, sun-dried tomato, roasted garlic & shallot, lemon-herb broth, grilled bread
$10
Potato Galette
Caramelized onions, poached egg, spinach, brandy butter
$20
Cheese Tasting
Daily selection, nuts, dried fruit, daily jam, grilled bread
SOUP & SALAD​
$8
Groganica Bibb
Marcona almonds, dried cherry, Kenny’s fromage blanc, lavender honey vinaigrette
$8
Cornbread Panzanella
Brussels sprouts, Stilton blue cheese, arugula, balsamic vinaigrette
Baby Kale
Capriole Farms goat cheese, poached pear, walnuts, cider-sorghum vinaigrette
$8
Cucumber & Mint Gazpacho
Crème fraiche & white balsamic reduction
PLATES​
$28
Local Pork Chop
Braised greens, creamy grits, country ham, red eye gravy
$28
Duck
Pan seared breast, foie gras mousse, wheat berry, dry cherry, pear, port wine reduction
$27
Verlasso Salmon
Crispy pork belly, Brussels sprouts, barley, whole grain mustard beurre blanc
$27
Shrimp & Grits
Kenny's Norwood cheese grits, frisee salad, pickled green peppercorn shrimp broth
$18
Beet Risotto
Seasonal mushrooms, pistachio, pickled golden beets, micro greens
$38
Steak Diane
8 oz. filet, potato rosti, broccolini, shiitake mushroom, Brady-Dijon sauce
$47
16oz Rib Eye
16oz rib-eye, roasted potatoes, wilted spinach, pearl onion, blue cheese compound butter
$16
Marksbury Farm Burger & Fries
Kenny's white cheddar, house Worcestershire, arugula, pickled red onion, house made garlic fries
$32
Pan Seared Scallops
Cilantro & pickled garlic cous cous, citrus chili butter sauce, orange salad
SIDES $6.00​
Potato Rosti
Idaho potatoes, onions, herbs
Creamy Cheese Grits
Kenny’s​ Norwood cheese
Fries
Roasted garlic oil, fresh herbs
Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Chili & herbs
Braised Collards
Ham hock, onion, pot liquor
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

The interior is the same with the long oak bar and lots of booths. Nice meal before a late ballgame. The burger was perfect. They went a little crazy with the steak fries...they were so huge you had to cut them up to eat them....More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank tacyakuman
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Had the Burger and the flight of deviled eggs. Who knew deviled eggs could be so good. The burger was outstanding and among the best ones I've ever eaten. I will definitely go back.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Harith R
Reviewed 5 July 2015

So much to like about the Exchange. In town on business with some long time colleagues, I was looking for a replacement for a bar we used to go when we met up in a different city. Our old haunt had good cocktails, nice bartenders,...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank afreudgirl
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

The drinks are sensational with a varied selection! The deviled eggs and Elvis on horseback are a delight, by the snapper, I would not recommend--not fresh OR delicious. The fries can substitute a meal, they're so good! Great location for a fun night out.

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Lejla B
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Elvis on horseback excellent, kids liked the deviled eggs, salad bitter but dressing wonderful, pork chop truly outstanding but the grits were so salty (and I love salt) I could not eat them, we passed on the dessert. They had nothing with CHOCOLATE!!! It was...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank karlakay
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

I don't drink but the bar is beautiful and the presentation of the entire place is amazingly well done. Appetizer of cheese plate was extraordinary. So was bacon wrapped dates with peanut butter the Elvis on Horseback. Delicious. Bibb salad was good as well. Dressing...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank donseve
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We got here right at opening to sit at the bar and grab a drink. As a bonus, we got to watch the Belmont Stakes! The bartenders were very nice and educated enough to teach two novices about bourbon. We ended up getting a few...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank sportyangel215
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Overall a great place, great food and drinks. I would have given 5 stars, but one of our friends meal came out overcooked and then took 30 minutes to bring another one out after everyone else was finished eating. They did comp his meal and...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank jbmuosu
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Beautiful vibrant restaurant in the heart of a hype part of the downtown business district. Basically located in the lobby of Brown-Forman Corporate headquarters. Tremendous bourbon selection including some interesting "flights", such as "Rye Not" three different rye whiskeys and the Pappy flight for $100...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank BaziltheCat
Reviewed 19 May 2015

stopped in for a quick drink - stayed at 21c across the road. Happy hour was hard to beat, 5$ cocktails can't complain!

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank 284micks
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