Local dining options while train watching on Main Street can only be found in one place in the world… on Main Street in La Grange, Kentucky. Yes, a train runs through it! A freight train rumbles up and down Main Street up to 33 times a day for a truly unique dining and shopping experience. Listen for the word “Train!” as servers at One Nineteen West Main restaurant alert you to the approaching train just outside your window. The La Grange Train Observation Tower is located next to the railroad tracks at the new Main Street Bourbon and Ale House, which is quickly becoming well-known for tasty beer cheese, garlic knots and hand-crafted flatbread pizzas. If finer is what you crave, be sure to check out our newest foodie destination, a farm dining experience housed in a converted historic horse barn, Barn8 at Hermitage Farm. Hermitage is a NEW farm-to-table restaurant (among other things!) boasting all locally sourced ingredients and a gourmet farm-fresh menu with hand-crafted cocktails and bourbon bar.
A unique dining destination housed in a converted historic horse stable, Barn8 at Hermitage Farm is a new farm-to-table restaurant boasting all locally sourced ingredients, a gourmet farm-fresh menu, and a full bar with hand-crafted artisan cocktails and bourbons from the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®. *Farm Tours also available! Open Wednesday-Sunday 5pm-10pm. 10500 W. Highway 42, Goshen, KY. Exit 14 off I-71 | (502) 228-1426 Directions Website
Crestwood Bistro is an independently owned upscale casual restaurant, focusing on local ingredients, and employing the culinary students of our community! Open Tuesday – Saturday, 11 am – 9 pm. 6461 Highway 146, Crestwood, KY. Exit 14 off I-71 | (502) 384-9191 Directions Facebook
As seen on the Cooking Channel’s “The Best Thing I Ever Ate”- A family friendly, locally owned restaurant serving American food at reasonable prices in a fun atmosphere with a creative menu. Great for Train Watching! Check out their Kentucky Bacon Pie! Open 7 days a week, 11 am – 9 pm. 119 West Main Street, La Grange, KY. Exit 22 off I-71 | (502) 222-1246 Directions Website
Located on historic Main Street in the La Grange, we offer a great selection of bourbons and beers with a creative menu and live entertainment. Enjoy our decks during the summer months and the best view of the passing train from the La Grange Observation Tower in our front yard. Open 4pm – 11:30pm Tuesday – Saturday. 209 E. Main Street, La Grange, KY. Exit 22 off I-71. (502) 265-9234 Directions
Unique family-friendly dining experience in our cabin-themed room. Homemade soups, quiches, sandwiches, cakes, pies and scones. Gift shop offering primitive home décor and gifts. Closed Sunday & Monday. 7001 Main Street, Westport, KY. Exit 22 off I-71 | (502) 265-5074 Directions Website
Crestwood’s only family-owned breakfast, brunch and lunch hot spot – opening at 7am! Pancakes, beinets, scrambles, breakfast burritos, sweet treats, biscuits, omelets, homemade soup, and more! Open Tuesday – Sunday. Closed Mondays. Located behind McDonald’s & Hometown Pizza in Crestwood. 6408 W. Highway 146, Ste. 1, Crestwood, KY 40014. (502) 742-3501 | Directions Website