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Near campus in downtown Lexington - all in walking distance

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Hunt Morgan house
The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lyric Theater and Cultural Arts Center
Lexington History Museum
ArtsPlace
Lexington Center and Rupp Arena
Farmer's Market
Lexington Opera House
Lexington Opera House
Mary Todd Lincoln House
Downtown Arts Center and Tower Gallery
Mary Todd Lincoln House
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<p>265 North Limestone</p>
<p>Tropical decor with Caribbean-themed fare. Expansive patio boasts large bar and weekend performances.</p>
<p>(859) 254-1969</p>
<p>www.atomiccafeky.com</p>
<p>Located within a 5-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
Doodles  #-# 
<p>262 North Limestone</p>
<p>Southern comfort food with local ingredients. Open for breakfast and lunch.</p>
<p>(859) 317-8507</p>
<p>www.doodlesrestaurant.com</p>
<p>Located within a 4-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>257 North Limestone </p>
<p>Coffee shop, novelty store, and nearby hangout.</p>
<p>(859) 255-5301</p>
<p>www.thirdstreetstuff.com</p>
<p>Located within a 5-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
Columbia's Steak House  #-# 
<p>201 North Limestone</p>
<p>Steaks, chicken, and seafood. <br />
Famous Diego salad.</p>
<p>(859) 253-3135</p>
<p>www.columbiassteakhouse.com</p>
<p>Located within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>159 North Limestone</p>
<p>French cuisine, eclectic decor.</p>
<p>(859) 252-5277</p>
<p>www.alalucie.com</p>
<p>Located within an 8-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>486 West Second Street</p>
<p>Bistro sandwiches with local ingredients. Fresh breads and pastries. Wine and cheese tastings every week.</p>
<p>(859) 225-0755</p>
<p>Located within an 8-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>143 Jefferson Street</p>
<p>Soups, sandwiches, desserts, and carryout meats and cheeses. Local ingredients.</p>
<p>(859) 255-3354</p>
<p>www.stellaskentuckydeli.com</p>
<p>Located within a 10-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>112 Esplanade<br />
Eclectic world food. Natasha's  hosts a wide variety of acts, including jazz, rock, world, comedy, pop, country, Americana, folk, singer/songwriter, indie rock, and blues.</p>
<p>(859) 259-2754<br />
www.beetnik.com</p> 
<p>Located within a 14-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>141 East Main Street</p>
<p>An iconic Lexington restaurant since 1973 whose motto is "Great food from fresh, local ingredients." An eclectic variety of vegetarian and meat dishes, as well as a great brunch.</p>
<p>(859) 253-0014</p>
<p>www.alfalfarestaurant.com</p>
<p>Located  within a 12-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>131 Cheapside<br />
Casual dining with a southwest dining room, Victorian pub, and tropical patio. Menu includes a wide variety from chicken, steak, and seafood, to burritos, enchiladas, pizza, and desert.</p>
<p>(859) 254-0046 www.cheapsidebarandgrill.com<br />
Located within a 7-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>113 Cheapside</p>
<p>Sandwiches,  soups, and salads with delivery available.</p>
<p>(859) 252-3354</p>
<p>http://courtyarddelilex.blogspot.com</p>
<p>Located within a 7-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>133 North Limestone</p>
<p>Sandwiches, salads, pizza</p>
<p>(859) 367-0133<br />
www.limestoneblue.com</p>
<p>Located within an 8-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>310 Short</p>
<p>Upscale dining with a full bar selection.  Takes reservations and is open late.</p>
<p>(859) 309-3901</p>
<p>www.table310.com</p>
<p>Located within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>259 West Short</p>
<p>Upscale dining in the downtown area.</p>
<p>(859) 252-1010</p>
<p>www.dudleysrestaurant.com</p>
<p>Located within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>257 W. Short St. (at Market St.)
<p>Unusual sandwiches, pizzas, and other pub food with a Prohibition-era theme. Regular live music. 
<p>(859) 244-1932
<p>www.parlaysocial.com
<p>Located  within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.
<p>307 W. Short St.
<p>Lexington's first gastropub, located in the city's oldest surviving post office  building (circa 1825). An imaginative menu that's also vegetarian friendly. <br />
<p>(859) 252-0099
<p>www.lexingtonvillageidiot.com</p>
<p>Located  within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.
<p>367 W. Short St. (at Broadway)</p>
An array of comfort food, European favorites, healthy salads  and sandwiches, and all-day breakfast offered in a quirky Victorian  environment. Founded in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in 2000. </p>
<p>(859) 367-0413</p>
<p>www.shakespeareandco.us</p>
<p>Located  within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>101 North Broadway</p>
<p>Upscale rustic restaurant with an American style menu.</p>
<p>(859) 259-3771</p>
<p>www.deshas.com/lexington</p>
<p>Located within a 6-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>170 Jefferson Street</p>
<p>Gourmet pizzeria with a no frills attitude.  Open for lunch, dinner, and a late night snack.</p>
<p>(859) 233-1500</p>
<p>Located within a 10-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
<p>157 Jefferson Street</p>
<p>Modern American restaurant with a flair.  Open for lunch and dinner.</p>
<p>(859) 233-7900</p>
<p>http://www.nickryans.com/</p>
<p>Located within a 10-minute walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
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Gratz Park Inn  #-# 
<p>120 West Second Street</p>
<p>(800) 752-4166</p>
<p>www.gratzparkinn.com</p>
<p>Located within a 6-minutes walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
Hilton Lexington / Downtown Hotel  #-# 
<p>369 West Vine Street</p>
<p>(859) 231-9000</p>
<p>www.lexingtondowntownhotel.com</p>
<p>Located within a 9-minutes walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
Hyatt Regency Hotel  #-# 
<p>400 West Vine Street</p>
<p>(800) 233-1234</p>
<p>www.lexington.hyatt.com</p>
<p>Located within an 8-minutes walk from Transylvania campus.</p>
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