Owen County is home to a wide variety of cuisine from a third wave coffee shop eatery, home-cooking, Mexican, Italian, or specialty.

Bird Dog's Coffee


Bird Dogs Coffee is a cozy place where people enjoy a glass of wine or craft beer, eat with friends, read a book, share a smile, study or work using the free wi-fi.  Deli, homemade sandwiches, soups & desserts, hand dipped ice cream available.

Address: 101 W Seminary Street, Owenton, KY

Website: www.birddogscoffee.com

Phone: 502-305-9777


Family Billiards

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Family friendly atmosphere where you can play a game of pool and get a delicious meal. We offer the original "Ralph" burger, and much more.

Address: 138 North Madison Street, Owenton, KY

Website: www.facebook.com/FamilyBilliadsRestaurant

Phone: 502.484.5996


Hometown Pizza


Stop by Hometown Pizza for the best pizza in town as well as scrumptious sandwiches, pasta, salads, appetizers and desserts. Daily lunch buffet too!  Beer is served.

Address: 312 North Main, Owenton, KY

Website: www.hometownpizza.com

Phone: 502.484.4444


Monterey Market


In a hurry, this would be a great place to stop to fuel up the car & feed the family.  Deli meats sandwiches available. Pick up some food for the hiking trip in one of the Wildlife Management Areas or fishing or paddling trip on the KY River.

Address: 11465 Hwy 127S , Owenton, KY

Phone: 502.484.5000


Smitty's Gas


Stop by to pick up some fried chicken or Hunts Pizza.  Come on in to get some sandwiches & drinks for the fishing or paddling trip on KY River or hiking trip in one of the Fish & Wildlife Management Areas. Carry out beer and gas is available.

Address: 6035 KY-355, Owenton, KY 40359

Phone: 502.484.2383




Address: 426 Roland Avenue, Owenton, KY 

Website: order.subway.com/Cart/Menu2.aspx?r=83420564

Phone: 502.484.4567

Sweet Owen Country Store


Stop by and visit our Sweet Owen Country Store where we offer delicious breakfast served all day and daily lunch specials as well as hand-dipped ice cream. Shop for hunting supplies, antiques and much more.

Address: Hwy 22E, Owenton, KY

Website: visit our facebook

Phone: 502.484.1020


Casa Mexican Restaurant


Traditional Mexican food.  Appetizers, full menu and mixed alcoholic drinks and beer available.

Address: 735 Highway 22 East, Owenton, KY

Website: casaowenton.com

Phone: 502.484.1052


Farm House Grill


Good country cooking, including breakfast.  Homemade soups and full meals, with homemade pies.

Address: 409 Roland Avenue Owenton, KY 

Website: www.facebook.com/FarmhouseGrillOC

Phone: 502.484.0555


Mawmaw's Kitchen


Country cooking just like Grandma used to make. It is home style. Specials include Friday catfish; Saturday is frog legs.  Open for breakfast 7 days a week.

Address: 945 Gratz Road, Owenton, KY

Phone: 502.484.3006




Address: 506 Main St, Owenton, KY 40359

Phone: 502.484.3900


The Smith House


Home cooked meals, Willie Whopper is double decker hamburger, Fried chicken for Sunday dinner (lunch) and served any other time too. Known for the homemade pies.  Open for lunch & dinner.

Address: 1640 Highway 22E, Owenton, KY

Phone: 502.484.2636


Snappy Tomato Pizza


Address: 426 Roland Avenue, Owenton, KY 

Website: www.snappytomato.com/location/owenton-kentucky

Phone: 502.484.4450