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252 Frontage Rd, Columbia City, IN 46725
260-248-2320
Today
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 am - 9:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Fair menu- fair price

Standard Richards Restaurant. Clean and food is wholesome but not really attractively presented. Service was a little slow but in fairness it was a busy lunchtime. Food quality was adequate, presentation could use some improvement but again. It's a fast food type menu and is nutritious if... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Warsaw
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Standard Richards Restaurant. Clean and food is wholesome but not really attractively presented. Service was a little slow but in fairness it was a busy lunchtime. Food quality was adequate, presentation could use some improvement but again. It's a fast food type menu and is nutritious if not pretty. Overall a fairly priced restaurant offering fair price and service.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Visit was a first time thing to this Richards restaurant, have been to others. Silverware had to be sent back, although I am very picky Food was average, would not consider to be a hearty one had to keep asking for coffee ,small cups , could understand if they were busy, but they were not the staff were friendly.

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Very nice home town restaurant with good value. Great fried chicken! Quite a variety of menu choices and a nice salad bar. Wait staff was attentive. Only negative is that some of the decor is worn and a few chairs up front had torn coverings.

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Central City, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The environment is great for a simple family meal or to experience that old fashioned hometown, uncomplicated lifestyle. So slow down and rest a while but don't worry about having to wait on service! These folks are friendly, attentive without pestering you. They waited on us but we didn't have to wait on them!

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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

Myself, my husband and my mother in-law recently ate dinner at Richards and the food was really good... I got a chicken salad that was super good... very fresh vegetables and wonderful dressing made fresh there in the restaurant!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Richards has a good value on their product. The food quality is average. Coffee is on the weak side. Staff that I encountered was friendly and attentive.

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Columbia City, Indiana
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64 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

My mother eats here everyday. My grandma once told me, if the food is good and well priced, that is where all the senior citizens will eat. She is right. The food is good and cheaply priced and all the old people of Whitley county either have lunch or breakfast here. The food is consistent and the waitresses greet you... More 

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Columbia City, Indiana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I like to have a bowl of soup and the salad bar, makes a nice meal and very filling. The broasted chicken is also very good. And they have daily specials for lunch and dinner.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Ok food for ok prices, Average restaurant with very good service, good prices and ok food. The BLT was good and had lots of bacon on it, regular hamburger was small but not overpriced

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

Staying at the nearby Quality Inn, we found the menu for this restaurant in the hotel guide in our room. Close to hotel, moderate prices, and the hotels aren't going to steer you wrong and risk their own future business. Read the reviews here, and since we were getting carry out we didn't care about what people write about the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 252 Frontage Rd, Columbia City, IN 46725
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Columbia City
  • Phone Number: 260-248-2320
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?