TOP 5 DINING: NEW IN TOWN

 

DISTILLED AT GRATZ PARK

Known as a neighborhood gem, Distilled at Gratz Park offers up delicious southern cuisine and a fine wine, bourbon and whiskey selection. Award-winning chef Mark Wombles creates a variety of flavorful dishes. The Dry Rubbed Berkshire Pork Chop, Fried Marksbury Farm Chicken Breast and Bluenose Sea Bass remain customer favorites. With their great service, impressive décor and delicious cocktails, Distilled is sure to become a favorite.

120 West Second Street • (859) 255-0002 • distilledatgratzparkinn.com

 

OLD BOURBON COUNTY KITCHEN

From Bluegrass Hospitality Group comes their latest concept, OBC Kitchen. With the smell of centuries-old barn wood and the feeling of a Kentucky tavern, you won’t be disappointed by their extremely rare bourbon collection, selection of craft beers and extensive wine list. Favorite dishes include Bacon in a Glass, Cola Braised Short Rib and the hand-cut OBC Frites. If you’re looking for rare drinks and good food, make your way down to this new Lexington staple.

3373 Tates Creek Road • (859) 977-2600 • obckitchen.com

 

PIES & PINTS

In the heart of downtown Lexington, this new joint offers delicious handcrafted pizza and an extensive beer selection featuring 35 different taps, including root beer. The lively bar and trendy atmosphere make it a great place to catch a UK basketball game while eating a Grape & Gorgonzola Pizza or the Pork & Pepper Nachos. Come for the beer selection, but stay for the flavorful pizzas.

401 West Main Street • (859) 231-7437 • piesandpints.net


NEWK'S EATERY

For the wannabe foodie in all of us, Newk’s Eatery offers delicious meal selections in a “fast casual” restaurant. Known for their signature salads, like the Triple Take, pizzas and sandwiches, there’s something for any taste palate. With the addition of an under 600-calorie menu and daily specials, Newk’s offers a variety of rich flavors and tasty dishes in a convenient, lovable and fresh way.

2369 Richmond Road • (859) 266-0031 • newks.com

 

THE CHEEZY MAC

Looking to feed Lexington with the ultimate comfort food, The Cheezy Mac is providing customers macaroni with a twist. Giving patrons a cheesy choice and large portions, this eatery offers the ability to build your own dish (with fresh ingredients and protein) or choose from a larger menu. The Cheezy Mac was designed with the mac and cheese lover in mind, but they also serve up delicious salads and desserts, too.

3031 Richmond Road • (859) 224-3399 • thecheezymac.com

 

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