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10 Great Restaurants in La Grange, KY

La Grange is overflowing with great restaurants. And some are definitely worth planning a trip to La Grange to savor. Historic Main Street La Grange is a great destination for dining out any time of day. Especially now, with the Alley Loop to walk and work up an appetite, stop in for a scrumptious lunch or dinner.

Enjoy amazing Southern comfort food, unique and creative recipes, or fresh Mexican cuisine. Dine on the tracks, in a barn on a horse farm, inside a beautiful, historic home, or listen to stories in a favorite locals' pub. All these tempting restaurants are an easy drive from our elegant country inn, located just two minutes from Historic Main Street La Grange.

Stay in one of our 5 luxurious guest suites, each with a private bath. In addition to gourmet breakfast served in our dining room each morning, guests enjoy our on-site P&P Bourbon Bar and back porch fire pit lounge. Find everything needed for a wonderful getaway at the Pillow & Paddock Bed and Breakfast, reserve with us today.

Whether you're looking for a romantic dinner, a quick bite, or a cafe to while away the afternoon, dining options are abundant in and around La Grange, KY. Here are 10 great restaurants to try:

  • Ernesto's Mexican Cuisine - A favorite of our guests, savor authentic Mexican dishes. Tasty fajitas, spicy enchiladas, delicious seafood, and a full bar for your favorite margarita to enjoy on the airy patio during warm nights. Or grab a table up front by the window with a view of Historic Main Street La Grange to keep an eye out for the next freight train going by!
  • Bourbon & Ale House - Local residents have made Main Street Bourbon & Ale House one of the most popular in the area. On the corner at the end of Main Street right next to the La Grange Train Observation Tower is well-known for tasty beer cheese, garlic knots and hand-crafted flatbread pizzas. Enjoy with a cold brew from their tap or perfectly crafted cocktail.
  • La Grange Biscuit Company - With items on the menu like Hot Honey Chicken, Fried Green Tomatoes, Beignets, and a Breakfast Quesadilla, there's a little something for everyone. Located in a historic home across from the Alley Loop, there is a large covered porch for outside dining.
  • 119 Main Street - There're plenty of choices on their extensive menu but be sure to save room for their famous Kentucky Bacon Pie ® as seen on the Cooking Channel's "The Best Thing I Ever Ate". A freight train rumbles up and down Main Street up to 33 times a day for a truly unique dining experience. Listen for the word "Train!" as servers alert you to the approaching train just outside your window.
  • Raw Sushi Bar & Grill - A community favorite for its fresh sushi, sashimi, and Signature Rolls. Full menu includes traditional entrees of teriyaki and tempura, soups, salads, and noodles. Small plates and lighter fare are also available with beer, wine, and saki.
  • Snappy Tomato - The newest spot in La Grange for a really tasty pizza, savory pasta, and more. Conveniently located just off the 71 interstate... They offer pick-up or delivery, a great option to eat-in at Pillow & Paddock!
  • Oli Pollo - Peruvian rotisserie chicken restaurant in an old Sonic drive-thru across the 71 interstate, in front of Walmart. Oli always has a full rotisserie of chickens (marinated overnight with special Peruvian spices) rotating behind the counter. Chicken is offered in a variety of combinations with a scrumptious selection of sides and sauces.
  • Barn8 at Hermitage Farms - For a very special dinner experience, enjoy a delectable menu of seasonal selections created from produce grown on their farm, as well as other locally sourced and farm-raised products. The Bourbon Bar & Lounge is located inside Barn8 Restaurant and offers bourbons from many distilleries on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, plus exceptional small-batch selections and an assortment of pours from unique craft distilleries.
  • Red Pepper Deli - They offer high quality, affordable food served in a pleasant atmosphere, and pride themselves on a love of good food. Unusual sandwich fixings delight the taste buds, fresh salads, warm soups & quiches complimented by the homemade sweet treats for dessert!
  • Knock on Wood Cafe (Westport, but worth the drive!) - A fun place to get yummy food in a colorful restaurant with plenty of personality and terrific shopping in their gift shop. The Cafe menu serves up a variety of sandwiches and Cheesy Potato soup is a favorite of many so it is a regular on the menu. The sides offered vary daily, but Cranberry Salad and Broccoli Salad are worth trying!


Visitors to La Grange will never run out of great dining options. The list continues with local indulgences at Q&A Sweet Treats, Dough Baby Donuts, La Grange Coffee Roasters, Spotz Gelato or Neveria y Paleteria ice cream.

Be sure to end a great evening on our back porch by the fire with your favorite beverage from our on-site P&P Honor Bar before heading to your luxurious suite upstairs. Book your stay at Pillow & Paddock bed and breakfast for a relaxing and rejuvenating getaway.