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Heirloom - Midway

4.8
1086 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary American
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"Voted Best New Restaurant in the State of KY 2007"- The Lane Report.

"Voted Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Lexington Area"- KY Monthly Magazine.

Located in the heart of horse country and just 15 minutes from downtown Lexington. Offering an extensive boutique wine list and specializing in eclectic contemporary cuisine.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Tuesday - Saturday: 11:00am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 9:00pm
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Phone number
(859) 846-5565
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Mark Wombles
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Neighborhood
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Parking details
Parking on the street. There is free valet parking every Friday and Saturday nights in the warmer months!
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Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Entertainment, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 1086 People Are Saying
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4.8
food
4.8
service
4.7
ambience
4.5
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5.0Dined 7 days ago

The restaurant is so attractive. Our dinners were fabulous and service was perfect and fun.

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5.0Dined on June 13, 2018

Food is amazing. The service is superb.

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1.0Dined on June 10, 2018

I was very disappointed with our experience at Heirloom. My husband and I dine out a lot and are always looking for something new to try. We live in Lexington but thought we would venture out to try Heirloom. We regret that decision.

First, there is no reception area when you arrive. So when we walked in, everyone turns to see and you are standing there feeling confused.

We ordered a couple starters and drinks. Server did not offer any explanation of items ordered. I ordered something and when it came out it was not as expected at all. I told a server that was not ours as he was not available. The server smirked in a condescending manner. He was not helpful in helping me seek a solution at all. Quite rude and acted annoyed.

We ordered our main dishes. We waited approx 45 mins for our food to be brought out. The food was small portions and mediocre. Neither of us were impressed at all. My halibut was tough and chewy and the lamb was subpar. We did not have a set of silver when they brought the main entree. We had to flag someone down to obtain a set. There was a lady who was laughing so loud and obviously drunk at the table next to us that it stopped us in mid sentence trying to talk to each other.

Our bill was 150.00 approximately. That was an extremely large bill for the amount of food and the service we received. I will be letting people know about our experience. Overall, very poor for a restaurant that was rated so well. I question if those who left a positive review actually live in Midway.

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5.0Dined on June 9, 2018

Great place, great food. Midway was a very cute downtown. Highly recommend Heirloom.

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5.0Dined on June 8, 2018

The beef tenderloin was probably best I’ve ever had. I avoid Brussel sprouts, but because they said these roasted ones taste different, I tried them. I cannot believe I now actually like brussel sprouts. One of our favorite restaurants!

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4.0Dined on June 7, 2018

Very noisy but over all a fine experience.

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5.0Dined on May 31, 2018

Everything was outstanding. Would not change a thing.

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5.0Dined on May 30, 2018

Chose this place to have lunch on our way to tour a distillery. Had no idea what to expect. It is a very classy little restaurant in a very quaint little town. I recommend you visit!

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2018

Fantastic birthday dinner. From presentation to taste, everything we had exceeded expectations!

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5.0Dined on May 26, 2018

Heirloom always delivers interesting delicious beautiful food. Service is excellent and you can actually hear your dinner companions. Always our first choice when we are nearby.

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5.0Dined on May 25, 2018

The shrimp and grits were awesome!! I dare say they are the Best grits in the south!!!

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4.0Dined on May 23, 2018

Average quality and value. Nice place but food was not outstanding

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5.0Dined on May 23, 2018

This magnificent dining niche never disappoints. Casual elegant atmosphere blended with superb entrees makes for a lovely evening. Best servers ever.

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5.0Dined on May 19, 2018

Wonderful for. Attentive service.

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

Fantastic place for a nice quiet dinner with an intimate friend, especially your wife. Great food and fantastic service.

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5.0Dined on May 12, 2018

The food is always exceptional as is the service! A must if you’ve never tried it! A true treasure in Central KY!

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5.0Dined on May 12, 2018

Excellent is my summary !! We had an awesome meal and great service !! All is so good !

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5.0Dined on May 9, 2018

What a treasure !! Food was exquisite, plating was artistic and delightful. Cozy little spot coupled with a fine dining experience. Staff were very warm, pleasant, and engaging. When back in this area will definitely be a repeat customer.

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5.0Dined on May 8, 2018

Love this place! One of the best restaurants in Midway!

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2018

We would highly recommend Heirloom! Delicious food and wonderful hospitality

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4.0Dined on April 28, 2018

We love visiting the Heirloom when we are in the Lexington area. The food is always good as is the ambiance.

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5.0Dined on April 26, 2018

We really enjoyed our dinners and definitely will be returning.

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5.0Dined on April 24, 2018

Fabulous food as always! A consistent gem. Really enjoyed the cheese plate, shrimp and grits (and I normally hate grits) , and the desserts!!

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5.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Amazing in every way!

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5.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Excellent food and service. French overtures on classic southern comfort food. Will eagerly visit again next time I am in the Lexington area.

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5.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Excellent service & food selection. The shrimp & grits was "to die for"! So glad we had made a reservation at this popular place in Midway.

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5.0Dined on April 20, 2018

This is our "go to" restaurant for special occasions and have never been disappointed with the food (Always creative ) and service one would expect from a first class restaurant such a the Heirloom. Would highly recommend not only for special occasions but anytime you want a fine dining experience.

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5.0Dined on April 19, 2018

A meal at Heirloom is always a very enjoyable experience! All staff members are polite and courteous and treat us like family. The fried chicken and chicken livers are awesome! Thank you!

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5.0Dined on April 18, 2018

If available I would give them 10 stars.

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5.0Dined on April 17, 2018

Never had a bad experience here!
Gretchen, our server, was lovely.
The food was all good. I had a beet salad and the chicken livers.. very rich but delicious.
A few glasses of wine and one margarita between three of us, all went down well.
The desserts are as creative as the main dishes. I share a blackberry tart with my friend and my husband had an ice cream.
We enjoy the quiet conversation yet busy and contented atmosphere of Heirloom.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Excellent experience. Always a great meal. Quality of food is second to none.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

The food was exceptionally good.

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

We are from out of state, but have eaten at Heirloom for the 5th time now over the last 4 years. Each time the service has been spot on (Thanks to Bo), and the food is the best in the state (talented chefs). We had the duck (juicy, tender, full of amazing flavor), Bison Meatloaf, and Beef tenderloin with brussel sprouts.
We make it a point to come here every time we are even close to midway. Do not pass this farm to table gem up!

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Always great

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Perfect location to meet our friends on the way to Castle & Key Distillery Tour, which is also excellent by the way! Nice atmosphere, great menu & wine list!

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3.0Dined on April 4, 2018

Wish I had better things to say - went here with high expectations and was really let down. Ordered drinks, apps, dinner and dessert - had to wait for all drinks, soup arrived luke warm, and dinner was just okay. Very pricey for what we received. With this type of restaurant we expected a more mature crowd and our closest table was a parent with three young children and coloring books. Additionally, the front window table has a floor vent that blows freezing air that the staff tries to mitigate with magazines over the opening. The magazines kept moving that we only discovered each time we were suddenly freezing. Crossing this one off the list.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Extremely courteous and attentive staff. Excellent service and fantastic meal. One of the best beef tenderloins that I have had the pleasure to be served. One of the best restaurants in the central Kentucky region.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Our server went above and beyond to make sure we had an enjoyable experience and the food was delicious! Would recommend!

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5.0Dined on March 29, 2018

This is a gem; located in historic Midway. Well worth the drive. Food is very creative . Sourcing local ingredients; everything is always very fresh

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5.0Dined on March 24, 2018

We really enjoyed our meal. The service was excellent and so was the food. There was a large birthday gathering in the restaurant which made it fairly noisy nevertheless we really had a nice evening.

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