Dudley's on Short
Dudley's on Short
Lexington Kentucky Fine Dining Since 1981

in the heart of Lexington, KY Since 1981

Dudley’s on Short

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259 West Short Street

Lexington, KY 40507




Lunch: Mon-Fri 11:00 - 2:30

Dinner- Sun -Th 5:30 - 10:00

Dinner- Fri - Sat 5:30 - 11:00

Brunch: Sat-Sun 11:00 - 2:30

Midday Menu Daily: 2:30 - 4:00

the best of bluegrass hospitality in The Heart of downtown Lexington

Dudley's on Short has been a Lexington staple and culinary trailblazer since 1981. We prioritize local foods, preparing the finest ingredients simply and with exceptional hospitality. 

Winner of

Southern Living’s Best of the South — Restaurant: Kentucky

in 2017 and 2019


We can't wait to see you.


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259 W. Short Street, Lexington, KY 40507