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Holly Hill Inn

426 N Winter St, Midway, KY 40347-1118
+1 859-846-4732
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
1 week ago
“Cookbook Author's Recommendation Was Right On!”
3 weeks ago
“Just About Perfect”
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American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
426 N Winter St, Midway, KY 40347-1118
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the Holly Hill Inn for a Saturday brunch because of a recommendation from Maggie Green, who has written a cookbook featuring Kentucky recipes. I heard Maggie at a cooking class and she mentioned stopping at the Inn for a meal if you...More

Thank lifetravelernow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Holly Hill Inn is one of several restaurants in central Kentucky that is owned and operated by Chef Ouita Michaels. It is located near the delightful town of Midway, between Lexington and Frankfort in the heart of horse and bourbon country. We went there to...More

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Four us went for Sunday brunch, two of us vegan. We were a little early, so we waited outside in lawn chairs facing the beautiful, cozy house. When we got seated, we took note of the beautiful, elegant decor and cozy homelike feel of the...More

Thank DoctorPonce
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I have had the pleasure of dining here twice, most recently yesterday for an early Mother's Day lunch with family. From the delicious homemade biscuits and scones you are given upon seating to the unique entrees and desserts, this charming restaurant in a historic home...More

Thank LeanneBizTraveler
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We took in the brunch before the Keeneland races and Holly Hill was an excellent choice. The dishes were a little heavier than I expected for brunch but were certainly delicious and make great leftovers. The wine list was short but could please all but...More

Thank Melody K
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We went here with another couple for a friends night out. Holly Hill doesn't have a set menu that never changes. The menus have a theme and/or are based on what's in season and there are enough choices that everyone will find something they like....More

Thank wamzie
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Had dinner there last night with our friends from NYC. They had read about it in the Times and said it was known for the lamb and wagyu steak. The Inn is an old home with beautiful greenery everywhere. We traveled about 15 minutes from...More

Thank Shawn E
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Holly Hill never disappoints! Located in a historic home in Midway it has a very relaxing atmosphere. Service is always good and food impeccable

Thank Kimtuttle
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This 150+ years old home is now a restaurant owned by a very well respected Kentucky chef. Drinks on the front porch on a beautiful evening, followed by wonderful dinner, dessert, and after dinner drink (they have a full bar, but most importantly a huge...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I have been a little critical of this restaurant in the past. I still say that the value is a little lacking in terms of cost versus what you get, but overall MUCH better than my original comments. The service level has improved GREATLY over...More

Thank 4ukwildcat
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you open for Thanksgiving, ?if so, do you offer a buffet
13 October 2016|
Response from Becky H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they are offering Thanksgiving. You can call (859) 846-4732 or email, check online for email address
Rob S
What foods are available for o.o vegetarian, please? Rob
3 July 2016|
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Response from K G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure - my memory is that it's a prix fixe menu with limited choices, but I think all restaurants have ways to accommodate vegetarians.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
09:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 426 N Winter St, Midway, KY 40347-1118
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Midway
  • Phone Number: +1 859-846-4732
  • E-mail
Fresh, seasonal ingredients from local farmers are at the heart of Chef Ouita Michel's menus at Holly Hill Inn, a fine-dining restaurant in America's Bluegrass horse country and near the Bourbon Trail.
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