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Jim Dandy Family Restaurant

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80 W Mckenzie Rd, Greenfield, IN 46140-3028
317-462-2800
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7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Nothing special...not impressed.

Average diner food. Plenty of variety but lacking in flavor. Great service. Plenty of better options right in the area.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Georgetown, Indiana
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Georgetown, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Average diner food. Plenty of variety but lacking in flavor. Great service. Plenty of better options right in the area.

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Richmond, Indiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try Jim Dandy's in Greenfield, Indiana, as we were passing through. The service was very fast and efficient. The food tasted like it was homemade. It was wonderful! We had the buffet/salad bar during lunch hours. The broasted chicken was delicious and moist. The Salisbury steak was better than homemade. The salad bar had... More 

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Terre Haute, Indiana
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138 reviews 138 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We stop at Jim Dandy's for their breakfast buffet when we are passing through town. The service is always fast and friendly, the place is busy with local folks, and ample breakfast selections are available. On yesterday's visit the buffet selections included scrambled eggs, sausage links, bacon, pancakes, French toast sticks, fried mush, cream-of-wheat, fried biscuits, and fruit. Realizing that... More 

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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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Indiana
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17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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
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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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17 helpful votes 17 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
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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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19 helpful votes 19 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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69 helpful votes 69 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 80 W Mckenzie Rd, Greenfield, IN 46140-3028
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Greenfield
  • Phone Number: 317-462-2800
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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