Best Places to Eat in Danville, KY

Burke’s Bakery, Melton’s Great American Deli, Bluegrass Pizza and Pub, and more

Barbara Biehler
On Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 07:00
Danville, KY Best Places to Eat

Danville offers something everyone can sink their teeth into. With restaurants, bakeries and markets serving a wide variety of freshly made fare, you’ll have lots of delicious options to choose from.

Specialty Pizzas and Mexican Food 

Serving the only brick oven pizza in Danville, Bluegrass Pizza and Pub prides itself on using fresh ingredients, including locally grown produce, to make its specialty pies. This restaurant also makes its pizza dough fresh daily. Try “The Mighty Meat” with Italian sausage, bacon, ham and pepperoni, or the unique pesto chicken pizza prepared with homemade pesto made with organic locally sourced basil, chicken and feta cheese. Bluegrass Pizza and Pub also features fresh salads, sandwiches and more along a selection of wines, bottled and draft beers. 

For those who crave Mexican food, Guadalajara serves a tempting variety of South-of-the-Border favorites. Have the nachos specials topped with beef or chicken or try a sizzling fajita, quesadilla suprema or chile relleno. Guadalajara also has three convenient Danville locations. 

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Delis and Home-Style Meals

Mouthwatering sandwiches are the specialty of the house at Melton’s Great American Deli in downtown Danville. This award-winning deli serves a diverse selection sandwiches like the “Big Daddy Club,” “The All American” and the “Hot Mammy,” lean roast beef with melted cheddar cheese and all the fixins on a toasted onion roll. If that’s not enough to make you hungry, Melton’s also hand prepares a variety of homemade soups, sides and desserts every day. 

Stop by H&A Restaurant for great country-style cooking. Open for breakfast and lunch, H&A offers hot-off-the grill breakfast favorites as well as burgers, sandwiches, homemade soups and delicious daily lunch specials. 

Connie’s Restaurant and Deli features traditional homemade fare in a quaint down-home atmosphere. Have a hearty breakfast or order hot dogs with homemade chili or tasty burgers for lunch. Connie’s also serves meat and vegetable lunch specials every Monday and Wednesday during the summer. 

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Sweet Treats and Upscale Markets 

Walk into Burke’s Bakery on Main Street to get a tantalizing smell of fresh baked goodness. Burke’s, a Danville mainstay for decades, offers a wide variety of pies, cookies, doughnuts, specialty cakes and more. Fans of salt rising bread will be happy to discover it’s made fresh at this bakery.

Choose the toppings for your favorite frozen treat at Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt, Kentucky’s No. 1 frozen yogurt shop. With dozens of frozen yogurt flavors and toppings to choose from, the choices are endless. After you’ve created your one-of-a-kind dessert, you simply weigh and pay for it by the ounce.

If you love distinctive food and drink, V the Market is the place to shop. The staff here can help you pair more than 75 fine wines with European cheeses and hand-made chocolates. The store also sells more than 250 craft beers, but premium bourbons including those made in Kentucky are the main focus here.