22 Central Kentucky Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Giuseppe's Ristorante Italiano, Malone’s – Hamburg, OBC Kitchen
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Italian, Steakhouse, American
Neighborhoods:Lexington

Giuseppe's Ristorante Italiano

$$$$·Italian·
Lexington
1,876 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
First time at Giuseppes, my two daughters celebrating my youngest daughters’ 24 bday. We usually try a different place to dine every occasion. This will not be our last visit. The Read more
99% recommended
Best Value in Central Kentucky
7 people mentioned the Pepperoni
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Malone’s – Hamburg

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Lexington
1,713 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Chelsea was awesome. Nothing else to say! Thank you!
96% recommended
Steakhouse in Central Kentucky
9 people mentioned the Baked Potato
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OBC Kitchen

$$$$·American·
Lexington
2,011 reviews
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Amazing! 2nd night in a row and OBC did not disappoint. This time we sat at the bar and Clint was awesome. Fun conversation, even found me the "B" I have been seeking for a few yeaRead more
96% recommended
Best Service in Central Kentucky
26 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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211 Clover Lane Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
St Matthews
671 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Special Occasion
Great Food/ Fantastic Service/ Extremely Accommodating- Highly Recommended
100% recommended
Best Overall in Central Kentucky
5 people mentioned the Diver Scallops
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Dudley's on Short

$$$$·American·
Lexington
1,918 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Enjoyed a wonderful dinner, great service and the food was excellent as always. One of my favorite places in Lexington.
98% recommended
Best Service in Central Kentucky
15 people mentioned the Brussels Sprout Salad
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Castle Farm

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Lexington
1,390 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View
It was a beautiful experience! Will come back again :)
93% recommended
Great for Brunch in Central Kentucky
10 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Malone’s - Palomar

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Lexington
1,388 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
I've tried almost everything on the menu. Quality is consistently high. Service is excellent.
95% recommended
Steakhouse in Central Kentucky
7 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Distilled on Jefferson

$$$$·Southern·
Lexington
1,107 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Always Great!
98% recommended
Best Food in Central Kentucky
16 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Louisville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
St Matthews
1,829 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
Everything was great! Only drawback was there “dress code”. As a female I wasn’t allowed to wear my hat in the dining room it wasn’t a ball cap
82% recommended
Scenic View in Louisville
20 people mentioned the Sweet Potato Casserole
Table for 2 today

J Graham's Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown Louisville
662 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion
Stopped in for a late brunch. We had the hot brown. It was delicious! The portions are big! Our server, Tiffany was a absolute sweetheart. She gave us the recipe for the hot brownsRead more
96% recommended
225 people mentioned the Hot Brown
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Brooklyn and The Butcher

$$$$·Steakhouse·
New Albany
1,698 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Outstanding experience. First time there but definitely not the last!
91% recommended
Best Service in Louisville
18 people mentioned the Baked Potato
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Bourbons Bistro

$$$$·Southern·
Frankfort Ave - Crescent Hill
1,120 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
The service was slow but was great.
91% recommended
31 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

Jack Binion's Steak - Caesars Casino - Southern Indiana

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Elizabeth
1,513 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
The food was good, but the service was impeccable. Our server, Jennifer, absolutely made our evening. She was funny, engaging and personable.
89% recommended
Steakhouse in Louisville
38 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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River House Restaurant & Raw Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown Louisville
3,803 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Wonderful atmosphere on their covered patio. Good and service was perfect. My husband snd I both ordered the smoked old fashioned and the scallops with grits. Sooooo good. We recenRead more
93% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Central Kentucky
42 people mentioned the Raw Bar
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Mesh - Louisville

$$$$·American·
St Matthews
2,172 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Eight of us had delicious food. Our compliments to the chef. Waiter Everett gave us highly attentive service. A memorable evening.
92% recommended
Most Booked in Central Kentucky
26 people mentioned the Calamari
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AZUR Restaurant & Patio

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Lexington
1,313 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Fabulous food, great staff! Just an all over wonderful experience. Never disappointed!
95% recommended
Hot Spot in Central Kentucky
20 people mentioned the Lobster Crepes
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Lockbox at 21c Hotel

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Lexington
824 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Great ambiance and loved how you could walk right up to the kitchen and watch them cook and prepare. Everything was wide open!! Loved it!!
88% recommended
Great for Brunch in Lexington
8 people mentioned the Hush Puppies
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Boone Tavern

$$$$·American·
Berea
968 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Quiet Conversation
Food and service was excellent. Katie, our waiter was attentive and friendly. Normal dining room was closed due to renovation work so only a 4 for ambience.
83% recommended
Great for Lunch in Central Kentucky
72 people mentioned the Spoon Bread

Doc Crow's Southern Smokehouse & Raw Bar

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown Louisville
940 reviews
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
  • Great for Lunch
Had a good time. Wait staff was very nice and speedy.
53 people mentioned the Pulled Pork
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Bristol Bar & Grille - East

$$$$·American·
East Louisville
426 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
Jackson our server was excellent for our party of 13!!!
89% recommended
Great for Lunch in Central Kentucky
13 people mentioned the Wontons
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