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Jim Dandy Family Restaurant

80 W Mckenzie Rd, Greenfield, IN 46140-3028
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Ranked #23 of 66 Restaurants in Greenfield
Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Most recent review
- Mar 5, 2014
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English first
Greenfield, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Jim Dandy is on old time favorite. Love their Jim Dandy burgers and onion rings! They have fantastic waitresses most have been there for a long time. They have a family atmosphere. Broasted chicken is great on nights you don't feel like cooking.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I go up to Jim Dandy's every Tuesday night. It is Senior Night and you get 33% off your meal. There is a buffet, or you can order off the menu. The liver and onions are good, so is the hand breaded tenderloin sandwich. I love their Rhubarb pie, specially warmed. A couple of the waitresses have been there a... More

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Portsmouth, Virginia
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Jim Dandy is the kind of place that is filled with seniors most nights. The food is a little bit cafeteria-style, and the menu is pretty limited. However, the food is very cheap and if you're wanting to go out and don't have much money, it's definitely better than sitting at home. The manhattans are decent, and some nights they... More

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Salem, Indiana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014 via mobile

This is a small restaurant down the road from the interstate. They offer a salad bar with provides limited choices, but usually a choice of 2 soups. The soups are good. I try to have the soup and salad bar for lunches when I travel, but this salad bar is too limited to call it an enjoyable lunch.

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Knightstown, Indiana
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food is good and served in a timely manner. The best part of Jim Dandy is the staff! They are prompt and friendly. They know many of the patrons by name. The manager is always around and circulates to each table to check on the customers.

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Statesboro, Georgia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Try to not do chains when we can. Went in for breakfast. Just had basic eggs and potato's. Nothing to write home about, but fine. Good waitress,kept coffee filled. Neat place lots of history from the past on the walls.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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70 reviews 70 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Not bad food — they just need to keep the buffet area clean. Yes, I had the buffet and food doesn't always stay fresh in this type of setting. If they brought out fresh food, including salad base, more often, I would give it a better rating. The sevice was OK and the people there are friendly.

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Greenfield, Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Food is not very good --- very bland, except for the salt --- there is a lot of salt. Not much atmosphere and the staff, although kind, is not adequate.

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Flyover Country, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Stopped in for lunch on a trip across Indiana. The restaurant looks dated, but seems to have a reputation among locals. I had the broasted chicken, which was described to me as being fried in some sort of pressure cooker. It was OK, but could have used more seasoning. The side of mashed potatoes was disappointing, as instant potatoes rather... More

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Greenfield, Indiana
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

The food is not at all like home cooking. the service is slow and the salad bar is lacking. I know a lot of people meet there often for coffee, or social time and it is large enough for that because very seldom is there ever a wait for a table, which makes people lingering just to visit a good... More

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