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Overlook Restaurant

1153 W State Rd 62, Leavenworth, IN 47137
(812) 739-4264
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Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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English first
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

My partner and I enjoyed a lovely dinner a few weeks back. We and another couple stopped for some comfort food. They did not disappoint. I had the meatloaf and it was simply amazing. We had zero complaints on the food. The wait staff were friendly and attentive without being over bearing. Our table had an amazing view of the... More

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Greenfield, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Found this actually while trying to find different restuarant nearby. When we arrived we noticed how the restuarant got its name, it is so beautiful and peaceful. We were quickly greeted by wonderful staff who remained attentive. The food was wonderful as well, we had the catfish.I have put this place on one of my favorites and I recommend to... More

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Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The Reuben was excellent. The Chocolate/Peanut Butter Pie was super tasty. Service was good. Spectacular views of the Ohio River. All for a reasonable price.

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Louisville, Ky.
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

If you are near Leavenworth, In you owe it to yourself to stop by and eat. Nice place with good food and good service. The view is worth the visit if you don't have to really go out of the way. Unlike many restautrants they do not give huge portions. I like that. It offers great views of the Ohio... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The restaurant is named for the great view overlooking the Ohio River. It features seating outside and inside. The place has its charm, but the food (lunch/ dinner) is basic country cooking and there is nothing remarkable on the menu. Service was good. Suggestion: Skip the food. Just have a coffee and enjoy the view.

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Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The Overlook restaurant is definitely worth the trip you may have to take to get there. As their website says, the view of the Ohio River valley is stunning. Some tables in the main upstairs dining area will not share that view, however. But you can get great views from outside and from the surrounding deck. Food was good ,... More

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Evansville, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Wait staff never came back to ask if we wanted refills on drinks had to ask other waitress for water , no rolls with the meal ,told waitress to bring slaw with meal she said, I'll bring it with wife's slaw, desert was good but ice cream was the size of a spoon. never once did we see another staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

Service was great, food didn't take to long..my boyfriend had the Reuben which he really liked, and I had the grilled chicken sandwich & green beans-chicken was "ok" green beans were GOOD..probably gonna go with the "fried chicken" next time. Seems to be one of their specialties..but overall great experience, with affordable prices:)

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Evansville, IN
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

People in a 100 mile radius usually know about this restaurant, but in case you are ever puttering along I 64 in Southern Indiana between Louisville and Evansville, be sure to take the Leavenworth exit and drive the 10? miles to the Overlook Restaurant. You will be glad you did. Not what you would expect to see in Southern Indiana,... More

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Vincennes, Indiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This is one of the first restaurants I came to when I moved to Indiana. I have a lot of great memories here. The view of the Ohio River is always different, boats passing by, barges carrying commerce, and people fishing on the bank. I have to say that there has never been a bad meal served for any of... More

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