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Sandstone Arches Restaurant

2135 Natural Bridge Rd, Slade, KY 40376-9026
+1 502-564-2172
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (11 reviews)
“beef stew” (2 reviews)
“cobbler” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2135 Natural Bridge Rd, Slade, KY 40376-9026
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a very wet ride coming down the chair lift from Natural Bridge, it wss nice to find a place to have a warm meal. The beef stew on the lunch buffet hit the spot.

Thank MotorcycleTraveler42
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sandstone Arches is in the main lodge at Natural Bridge State Park. Nice location if you are in the park, with nice views. But very average food. Had a decent lunch and a decent dinner. Both offered buffets, but the buffet did not seem so...More

Thank dne1969
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent meal with an attractive view. Quality of food and service was a pleasant surprise as sometimes resort food can be disappointing. (The buffet was attractive but since it was near the end of the lunch hour and several items needed replenishment...More

Thank JQuilter
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Salad bar was generally fresh and the fried fish was good but not much else was that tasty. All the vegetables were previously frozen, potatoes were instant, fried chicken was overcooked, and the corned beef was like a salt lick. On top of that, it...More

Thank wagnekk
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This makes our third one and this is the worst one of the three. They need to take some lessons from Barren River on to prepare a Frontier Buffet!

Thank ocoee62
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This restaurant is conveniently located inside the lodge and has a big dining room. There are very few places nearby to get a decent meal, so the quality of the food was welcome. The dinner buffet is generous. The evening I ate there the main...More

Thank Dustyragg
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We had two great dinners of southern dishes we had never before tried. The "Hot Brown" was very tastey, as was the catfish. The service was excellent. Wait Staff was courteous and attentive. The dining room was quiet with a beautiful view. Amazing to find...More

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Maybe we shouldn't have done the buffet but we'd been hiking and were hungry. Unfortunately, that turned out to be a mistake. The food just wasn't good and I tried most of it. My youngest did enjoy the fried catfish. That was all he'd eat...More

1  Thank Peanut977
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Got back late for dinner after spending all day hiking. The restaurant is located in inside of the State Resort Park Lodge and is a very convenient location after spending a long day in park hiking. They have a buffet option or order off menu...More

1  Thank jwcorbett
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I have been going to this restaurant since I was a baby. The food has always been wonderful and the service is great! My family's favorites are the breakfast buffets they have from spring to fall. They are extremely yummy! As well, they have an...More

1  Thank Ski1998
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Charles G
21 November 2015|
Response from Paul D | Reviewed this property |
I would call the INN at the park and ask. I do not know off hand. I will say there is not many places to eat around there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2135 Natural Bridge Rd, Slade, KY 40376-9026
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Slade
  • Phone Number: +1 502-564-2172
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