Category Archives: Welcome

Kerley’s: Great Barbeque at a Bargain Price

A curly-haired pig welcomes you to Kerley's

Late one recent afternoon, Cindia and I took a trip out to Kerley’s Barbecue, a Lexington staple since the seventies. Some decent barbecue, fantastic hushpuppies, and an overall good, filling meal were the result.

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Butter Bean Delivers

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Butter Bean sign lights up.

I have to admit that whenever I hear the word “buffet” in relation to a meal I am about to eat, I get a little closed-minded.

I picture small children reaching unwashed hands into bins of nearly-congealed food, sneezing under the sneeze guards and running unaccompanied down narrow aisles with plates piled too high. I picture flies. Lots and lots of flies.

The Butter Bean Buffet was different.

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Summer Gardening, With A Little Help From Our Friends

Welcome to Beth's Greenhouse.

It’s not too late to plant that summer garden. If you have the space, it can be a great way to save money on produce, and plants and flowers are a quick and easy way to liven up your yard.  In Davidson county, we’ve found a great resource  for both plantings and gardening advice at Beth’s Greenhouse, located in Welcome on Leonard Road.

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The Breakfast of Champions

Randy's Restaurant

Randy's Restaurant is tucked away, off the main road.

Man can not live on barbeque alone. I know, it’s hard to accept, but take a deep breath and don’t worry because we’ve got you covered.

It’s all about breakfast today at The Lexingtonian, and not just any breakfast, either. We are talking about the breakfast of champions, of kings, at Randy’s Restaurant. Randy’s is located in Welcome off of Old Highway 52, a five minute drive from Uptown Lexington. Continue reading

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