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Gaunce's Deli & Cafe

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843 Bypass Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-1001
+1 859-744-8664
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is like a home town Panera. The bread bowl potato soup is great! The atmosphere is really friendly and relaxes. If you are coming to the area this is a great lunch spot.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Alexandria, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always love eating at Guances in Winchester!! Their Loaded Potato soup is always a favorite and their sandwiches are wondeful!!

Thank P5980CDloris
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The menu doesn't have a great variety. The sandwich I had was made with stale bread and dry meat. The condiments that came with the sandwich were sparse to nonexistent. Service was so so.

Thank R T
Winchester, Kentucky
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69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stopped in here for lunch the other day. Had not been there in a long time. I like the sandwiches that they make but I wish they had more choices. Really love the barbecue sandwich they call "Ain't She Sweet". Yum.

Thank Wildkat52
Danville, Kentucky
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90 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Gaunce's is a short distance off I-64.Head south on the by-pass through the first stop light and it is maybe a quarter of a mile on the right beside Big Boy and much better! First stop I had chicken and dumpling soup with a corn muffin and fresh fruit. The fresh fruit had to go with me since the soup... More 

Thank kydude645
Winchester ky
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Usually very good little sandwich shop and you can take out and buy their specialties in bulk. Good desserts. But make sure someone experienced makes your milkshakes. Might as well have ordered chocolate milk. I think they forgot the ice cream. They did give me a refund.

Thank Barbhisle
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have eaten lunch at Gaunce's Deli and Cafe several times. Lately, I seem to gravitate toward the soup and sandwich combo. I particularly like their chicken and dumpling soup and their "Inside Out Hot Brown." A Hot Brown is a Kentucky specialty open-faced sandwich but this one is a regular sandwich with the same contents. Gaunce's Inside Out Hot... More 

Thank kycache
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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228 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

On the way from Kentucky back to North Carolina and stopped for a quick bite. I had the club sandwich and a side of macaroni salad. Items are sold separately. Both were good. Perhaps in Winchester, KY Gaunces is more than just good (meant seriously not snarkily). If I lived in the area I would probably eat here alot, and... More 

Thank David Y
Winchester, Kentucky
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69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

You walk in, look over the billboard menu, order at the cash register, get your own drink at the fountain then pick a table. Your number will be called then you walk up to the counter to pick up your food. I've had most of the sub sandwiches and they are very tasty, though a little on the small side.... More 

1 Thank Wildkat52
Winchester, Kentucky
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Love eating here, the food is always fresh and very good. Only sub shop I will eat at in Winchester.

Thank davidkR5108NQ

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Soups, Delicatessen
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 843 Bypass Rd, Winchester, KY 40391-1001
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 859-744-8664

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?