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Patio Season is Back!

https://youtu.be/AV_TYhrajdQ Looking for a great outdoor area to celebrate you win after Keeneland? Loo no further than J. Render's patio! With fresh plants, live music, and a great happy hour daily from 4-7pm. You are sure to enjoy 1/2 price wine by the glass &...

Dirty Martinis – How Do You like Yours?

Dirty Martinis.. yes please!  Everyone may like their martini a little different, I know I sure do. Our bartender and I are going to show you how we make our Dirty martini here at J. Render's Southern Table and Bar! I know the other side of the bar, I don't really...

Lee and Hayley visit J. Render’s Southern Table & Bar

Lee and Hayley stopped by this week to try our new seasonal Cupid's Heart cocktail and celebrate the upcoming Super Bowl! We are celebrating all weekend here at J. Render's Southern Table & Bar. Join us on Friday, Saturday or Monday for our special #Valentines...

America’s Best Restaurant Filming Recap

America's Best Restaurants came to film with us this week! Stay tuned to catch J. Render's Southern Table & Bar featured on their webisite and show! <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/h8astGF9sHY" title="YouTube video player"...

Pulled Pork Burrito from J. Render’s

You know how we roll! Tortilla Shell filled with our smokey Pulled Pork, Signature BBQ Sauce, Mexican Shredded Cheese, Pico de Gallo, Crema, Cilantro-Lime Basmati Rice and a whole lotta love. You can find this delicious meal on our Restaurant Menu  Check out this...

The Pacesetter Award by the SBDC

We. are so honored to receive the Kentucky Pacesetter Award! It recognizes high performing traditional and start-up small businesses that are producing innovative products, increasing sales, creating jobs and serving communities of the Commonwealth.

Interview with the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship

Check out our interview with the University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics website. Thanks to the Von Allmen Center for Entrepreneurship Series "Beyond the Pandemic". We are the featured business owners on Episode 5 of the video series. Watch...

What exactly is J. Render’s?

What exactly is J. Render’s?

Is it a bar? Is it a casual restaurant?  Is it a Southern restaurant? Is it upscale dining? Is it a live music venue? Is it a BBQ Joint?  The answer is YES to all.   J. Render's BBQ concept started on a summer day back in 2011 while Ren and I were sitting on our...