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Beehive Augusta Tavern

4.8
4.8
600 Reviews
$31 to $50
American

REOPENING APRIL 1, 2021!!

Savor a taste of history on the mighty Ohio... offering upscale dining, well-crafted cocktails, and the best Bourbons in the world. Great river views from our doorstep!

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  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Cuisines

    American, Steak, Farm-to-table

  • Hours of operation

    Brunch
    Sat, Sun 11:00 am–2:00 pm
    Happy Hour
    Fri–Sun 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
    Dinner
    Thu 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
    Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–10:00 pm
    Sun 4:00 pm–8:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (606) 756-2137

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Neighborhood

    Augusta

  • Cross street

    Main Street and Ohio River

  • Parking details

    Side street parking

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Menu

At present, we do not have menu information for this restaurant. Please see their website or wait to visit the restaurant to learn more.

What 600 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.8
4.8 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.9Service
  • 4.9Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Central Kentucky

    Best Service

  • Central Kentucky

    Best Ambiance

  • Central Kentucky

    Outdoor Dining

  • Central Kentucky

    Scenic View

  • Central Kentucky

    American

  • Lexington

    Best Service

  • Lexington

    Best Ambiance

  • Lexington

    Healthy

  • Lexington

    Outdoor Dining

  • Lexington

    American

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  1. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Cincinnati

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on December 27, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We loved our time! The service was lovely and the food was exceptional.

  2. U

    Underwhelmed26

    New Orleans

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on December 26, 2021

    overall3food2service5ambience5

    We have been to the Beehive several times but the last 2, the food has been not very good or plentiful. Overcooked salmon & prime rib, bland macaroni & cheese. The prime rib was literally overdone meat ordered medium on an empty plate. The entree salad with grilled salmon was small and the salmon way over cooked dry and smelled super fishy indicating it was old. Portions are small. It is not inexpensive, the food has not been well prepared or special. I left not wanting to return.

  3. k

    kkm87

    Louisville

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on December 19, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Since moving to Maysville we have really enjoyed the Beehive. It has excellent food, the staff is always good and we really enjoy the atmosphere both inside and on the outdoor porch. It is a quick hop from Maysville. Good food close to home.

  4. RW

    RhondaW

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 18, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    This place is a gem! The servers are attentive without being intrusive. The food is divine! I had the most tender, juicy and delicious filet I’ve had anywhere and the brussel sprouts with goat cheese and bacon will linger in my memory forever. We got a creme brûlée complimentary because we were celebrating our 31st wedding anniversary. I HIGHLY recommend The Beehive!

  5. F

    Foodie4yrs

    Cincinnati

    7 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on December 18, 2021

    overall3food3service5ambience4

    Service was great! Just wish there were more food options. Nothing for vegetarians except for side dishes. They did make something for the vegetarian in our party. But it would have been nice to actual entre options

  6. KD

    KristinaD

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 18, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Far exceeded my expectations which were very high. A beautiful setting and wonderful food and service.

  7. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Charleston

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on December 12, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We drive an hour there and back just to enjoy a wonderful meal and relax at the Beehive. After every time we always say “well worth the drive!” No place like the beehive and that goes for now and pre renovations! Thank you for your wonderful restaurant, it is a blessing to a fellow restaurateur that just wants to be wined and dined for a change!

  8. MJ

    MelanieJo

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 11, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We were in a group of ten and all of us liked our food, the ambience, the service, etc. I will definitely go back to take my family.

  9. AM

    AngieM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 10, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We had the filet and it was on point. The tenderness and spices were terrific. The fried eggs we superb, the asparagus was tender and had great flavor very good. Was pleasantly surprised with the squash it was great, and the Brussel sprouts were very good. Excellent service. Will be happy to dine here again.

  10. JD

    JonathanD

    Cincinnati

    45 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    45 reviews

    Dined on December 6, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We had another great meal on Sunday evening! Service was great and the honey pie just finishes off the evening! We will be back again!

  11. MY

    MichaelY

    Cincinnati

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on December 4, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    I cant say enough how much my wife and I enjoy coming here. Dinner was wonderful. Perfect date night. Piano player was great. Superb bourbon list. Deviled eggs were the best I've ever had. Look forward to coming back!

  12. PB

    PBPCEOTDT

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 28, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Absolutely fabulous. Super atmosphere, service & food, could not have asked for anything more.

  13. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Cincinnati

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 27, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Great food and service as usual.

  14. M

    stephanieM

    Louisville

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 26, 2021

    overall5food4service5ambience5

    My family loves the Beehive. It's our go to place for every occasion.

  15. K

    Kilgore

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 21, 2021

    overall4food5service5ambience4

    We were there on a Sunday with a limited brunch menu and a table of picky eaters. Everyone found something and the quality of what we ordered was excellent. We will return often.

  16. DM

    DebbieM

    Cincinnati

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2021

    overall5food5service4ambience5

    Best pork chop I have ever eaten!

  17. LB

    LisaB

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 13, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Fabulous brunch. We had mimosas, shrimp and grits, and huevos rancheros. The grits were creamy with wonderful bourbon sauce. The huevos were bright, crispy with eggs cooked to a perfect sunny side up. The birthday boy has creme brûlée on the house. We will definitely make the trip from Dayton, Ohio. Thank you!

  18. GA

    GARYM

    Cincinnati

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 12, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    The table service went from a short delay to great,so much attention to detail. The food was an epicurean delight. Great live entertainment. Top shelf all the way.

  19. JD

    JackD

    Cincinnati

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 7, 2021

    overall4food5service5ambience5

    The Beehive remains a lovely target for a day-trip from Cincinnati, particularly after a drive along Route 52 and a ferry-crossing. Our meals were tasty, service excellent. But there is total disregard for masks, staff and customers. WHY?

  20. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 6, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    The food here was OUTSTANDING. So good! We had the pasta dish and the salmon. Everything had so much flavor and the atmosphere was great! Love the location right on the river in a historic brick building. Highly recommend!!

  21. DS

    DouglasS

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 5, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    if you want to go away from the city to a quiet time of life even if it's just to eat then this is the place. right along the river whatching the ferry making its way across with the backdrop of small town feel. Tom Sawyer would have loved this place

  22. BF

    BarbaraF

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 5, 2021

    overall5food4service5ambience5

    We had a great experience. I would highly recommend this restaurant.

  23. B

    Bluegrassbelle

    Richmond

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on October 30, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    The Beehive NEVER disappoints! Great food and wonderful atmosphere! The staff is young, upbeat and great with their customers!

  24. A

    Amber

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 30, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    First timer! Took my boyfriend for anniversary dinner and wow! The entire place was beautiful inside and out and a view to die for! Staff was friendly and helpful, food was outstanding, and we will be visiting again soon when the weather is warmer to enjoy the river view from outdoor seating! Highly recommend!

  25. AN

    AugustaNative

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 30, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Delicious food and wonderful atmosphere! Will definitely go back!

  26. J

    Jay123

    Cincinnati

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on October 30, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    We couldn’t been happier with our experience.

  27. PT

    PatT

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 30, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Everything was just as we hoped it would be for a great brunch with my sister on a rainy Saturday!

  28. TM

    TheresaM

    Louisville

    30 reviews

    4.0

    30 reviews

    Dined on October 29, 2021

    overall4food4service5ambience4

    We had alot of fun!.thanks!

  29. DR

    DianeR

    Cincinnati

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on October 24, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Excellent food, good service, very good experience. I highly recommend.

  30. I

    Impressed

    Atlanta

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on October 23, 2021

    overall4food5service4ambience4

    Warm inviting atmosphere. The food is excellent and staff is friendly

  31. DG

    DianeG

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 23, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    It’s been over 30 years since I dined at the Beehive. Big change - I loved the atmosphere. Our group shared the stuffed mushrooms. I had the salmon with succotash. So delicious. We really enjoyed ourselves after our visit to the Baker Bird Winery. A very nice day trip for us, from Northern Kentucky!

  32. SC

    SueC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 23, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Very nice, able to make reservations, dine inside or out, river view, food was great, service excellent & prices good.

  33. t

    timb

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 22, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Restaurant experience was outstanding. Food, service, ambiance, etc were outstanding. About a 40 minute drive from Ft Thomas which is equivalent to many of the restaurants that we visit in greater Cincinnati. But a much prettier drive.

  34. CW

    CatherineW

    Cincinnati

    9 reviews

    5.0

    9 reviews

    Dined on October 21, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    The view and food was delightful. Would definitely recommend.

  35. LR

    LisaR

    Cincinnati

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on October 16, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    Best Customer Service !

  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Naples

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 16, 2021

    overall3food3service4ambience5

    The burgers were a little over seasoned. The fries were good. The stuffed mushrooms were delicious. There was a mix up on one of the parties soup, and then it had to be reheated. A second round of coffee was served cold. I’ve eaten at the Beehhve before. This visit was a little disappointing.

  37. TC

    TammyC

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 14, 2021

    overall2food3service4ambience5

    Get out your wallet if you want to eat here way to pricey. The place is beautiful and the staff was very friendly. My husband paid for our drinks and they short charged him by 10.00 . After seeing the menu and how pricey it was we canceled our reservation. We went to the near by pub and had a fabulous meal at half the cost.

  38. BU

    BULLDG

    Cincinnati

    24 reviews

    5.0

    24 reviews

    Dined on October 10, 2021

    overall5food4service5ambience4

    We really enjoy sitting outside next to the Ohio River and enjoying a great meal. Yesterday I had the Steak and Egg special breakfast which was excellent. My wife had her standard burger which she always devours. We meet friends here periodically for lunch. The staff are always fun to talk to.

  39. DK

    DianeK

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 9, 2021

    overall5food5service5ambience5

    The food and service was great and we had a great time and it was nice to be seated by the lovely lady playing the music. I thought it was outstanding. The food was a little expensive for my budget but it was worth it. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a nice place for the evening.

  40. R

    Rmcm

    Cincinnati

    91 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    91 reviews

    Dined on October 9, 2021

    overall4food4service4ambience4

    First time here. Was noisy to begin as there was a wedding party occupying the bar and then the upstairs balcony, and they required a majority of serving attention. With the exception of having to send soup back to the kitchen twice as it was served cold, not tepid, but cold, our orders were very good. The fried deviled eggs were unique & worth ordering again. Nice motorcycle destination .. Our server was great. We will be back again

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Beehive Augusta Tavern is rated 4.8 stars by 600 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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Google Map for Beehive Augusta Tavern

101 West Riverside Drive, Augusta, KY 41002

  • Cross street

    Main Street and Ohio River

  • Neighborhood

    Augusta

  • Hours of operation

    Brunch
    Sat, Sun 11:00 am–2:00 pm
    Happy Hour
    Fri–Sun 2:00 pm–4:00 pm
    Dinner
    Thu 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
    Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–10:00 pm
    Sun 4:00 pm–8:00 pm

  • Cuisines

    American, Steak, Farm-to-table

  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    Side street parking

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Indoor Fireplace, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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