23 OF THE BEST FORT KNOX RESTAURANTS
By Sean Bess
IntroductionWelcome to Fort Knox, located about 40 miles south of Louisville, Kentucky. Fort Knox was originally built in 1918 and today serves more than 26,000 soldiers, military family members, civilians, and contractors. Below you will find a list of popular restaurants on post and in the surrounding area of Radcliff, KY; Elizabethtown, KY; and Brandenburg, KY where you can spend some time sharing a meal and getting to know some of the new people you will meet at Fort Knox. Maybe you already know what kind of food you’re in the mood for. If so, click any of the links below to go straight to the information. Because of coronavirus restrictions, it is best to call ahead to confirm restaurant hours before you go. (1) American Restaurants on Fort Knox (2-8) Fast Food Restaurants on Fort Knox (9) Chinese Restaurants on Fort Knox (10-11) Barbecue Restaurants Near Fort Knox (12-13) Mexican Restaurants Near Fort Knox (13-17) Steak and Seafood Restaurants Near Fort Knox (18-20) Asian Restaurants Near Fort Knox (21) Burger Restaurants Near Near Fort Knox (22-23) Italian Restaurants Near Near Fort Knox
Suggested Read:Fort Knox KY: In-Depth Welcome Center
Fort Knox RestaurantsOn Fort Knox there are a variety of quick food options.
1.Samuel Adams Brewhouse2723 Spearhead Div. Loop Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 942-0409 Samuel Adams Brewhouse is open for lunch and dinner and offers a variety of menu items, including wings, burgers, onion rings, salads, and a wide selection of sandwiches.
Fast Food Options
2. Burger KingFort Knox, Aafes Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 942-4281
3. Jimmy John’s2013 Eisenhower Ave. Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 684-6000
4. Subway711 Spearhead Avenue. Bldg. 708 Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 942-6807
5. Taco Bell2013 Eisenhower Ave. Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 942-7484
6. Qdoba127 Gold Vault Rd. Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 624-8525
Phone:1 (800) 447-0013
Phone:1 (502) 942-4269
9. Lee’s China Bistro7959 Wilson Rd. Fort Knox, KY 40121
Phone:1 (502) 942-4777 Lee’s China Bistro is the perfect on-post option for those who are craving Chinese food. This restaurant is certain to have all of your favorite dishes: egg rolls, crab rangoon, dumplings, egg drop soup, General Tso’s, Kung Pao, and so much more.
Restaurants Near Fort KnoxExplore local favorites in the surrounding areas of Radcliff, Elizabethtown, and Brandenburg. Call ahead to double-check if restaurants are still providing food delivery options to Fort Knox.
10. Red Barrel BBQ & Catering2941 S. Wilson Rd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (502) 389-9535 Red Barrel BBQ & Catering boasts ribs, pulled pork, rib tips, baked beans, green beans, corn, and more.
11. Pappaws BBQ and More5511 N. Dixie Hwy. Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone:1 (270) 300-5001 Pappaws BBQ and More offers daily specials that include brisket plates, rib dinners, mac and cheese, potato salad, fries, and more.
Mexican Restaurant Radcliff, KY
12. Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant1275 N. Dixie Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 351-0500 Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant has your favorite Mexican cuisine at affordable prices, including nachos, enchiladas, quesadillas, and shrimp cocktails.
13. El Camino Real179 E. Lincoln Trail Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 352-1070 El Camino Real boasts a large menu with classic Tex-Mex dishes, as well as a variety of low-carb and fresh salad options for those craving something lighter.
Steak and Seafood
14.The Fish House & Grill200 N. Dixie Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 351-7477 The Fish House & Grill has a wide selection of delicious seafood dishes to pick from: jumbo shrimp, mahi-mahi, scallops, tilapia, catfish, snapper, and cod, all of which are prepared in a variety of ways.
15. Colton's Steak House & Grill3050 S. Dixie Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 319-4939 At Colton's Steak House & Grill you can find burgers, barbecue, pasta, salads, sandwiches, and steak dinners. Swing by and try their filet mignon, sirloin, ribeye, or their t-bone.
16. Little Dave's Roadhouse1092 By Pass Rd. Brandenburg, KY 40108
Phone:1 (270) 422-7832 Little Dave's Roadhouse boasts delicious steakhouse favorites, such as pork chops and ribeyes, as well as burgers, sandwiches, and seafood entrees.
17. The Fish House & Grill of Elizabethtown532 W. Dixie Ave. Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone:1 (270) 506-3849 The Fish House & Grill of Elizabethtown offers diners incredible seafood options and daily specials that include fish tacos, crab legs, salmon, shrimp boil, and calamari.
Asian Cuisine18. Song's Kitchen 661 Knox Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 351-1222 If you are craving Korean cuisine, stop by Song's Kitchen and try their bulgogi, ramen, and more.
19. Asian Express525 N. Dixie Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 351-5868 Asian Express promises to have all of your favorite Chinese dishes, such as Sweet and Sour Chicken, Beef Lo Mein, Kung Pao Shrimp, and more.
20. Egg Roll House1320 N. Dixie Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 351-5517 Egg Roll House offers visitors a lunch buffet Monday-Friday.
21. Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers333 S. Dixie Blvd. Radcliff, KY 40160
Phone:1 (270) 506-0908 As the name suggests, Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers offers guests a wide selection of frozen custard options and steakburger specials.
22. Fazoli’s1702 N. Dixie Hwy. Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone:1 (270) 737-2993 Fazoli’s boasts a variety of pizzas and pasta dishes, including their signature loaded baked spaghetti and their signature spicy baked ziti with chicken.
23. The Italian Farmhouse Restaurant1270 Old Ekron Rd. Brandenburg, KY 40108
Phone:1 (270) 422-1758 The Italian Farmhouse Restaurant offers the Italian classics, including spaghetti and fettuccine dishes, as well as steak, seafood, calzone, and pizza options.
ConclusionWe hope that you, your family, and your friends enjoy some of these restaurants that made our list. These restaurants represent local favorites, but they are just a few of the many food options around Fort Knox, so make sure to do some exploring of your own and see what kind of great, local food spots you can find.
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