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Between the Buns

South Bend Ave., South Bend, IN
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Ranked #47 of 255 restaurants in South Bend
Price range: $10 - $15
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jul 14, 2014
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32 reviews from our community

71% Recommend
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English first
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Plenty of space for entire team and their familys', and great atmosphere!! Papa Smurf was delicious!!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014 via mobile

Never eat here. Waitress brought the wrong meal to our table. When we said this is not how we ordered it she grabbed the plate away. Within twenty minutes she returned and literally threw the plate at my mother. We immediately asked for the manager who listened to us apologised and took our number. Nothing was ever done and they... More

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South Bend, Indiana
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189 reviews 189 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Something for everybody here. Typical bar food and drinks in here. Some good burgers and sandwiches, inexpensive. Food is pretty good, I always enjoy my meal. Service is friendly. Some cool decorations and Notre Dame memorabilia in here. There are better places in town, but this place is good as well. Discount for Notre Dame students.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

We were looking for somewhere to eat before the ND game on November 23. We stumbled across this place and decided to give it a try. From the outside, it is barely noticeable. In fact, we drove by it twice and finally found it from a liquor store parking lot across the street. Once inside, however, it seemed as though... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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97 reviews 97 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We went after the Irish played so there was a little wait but not as long as they originally stated. The server was friendly and prompt. We had our two boys with us and they have a "family side" so that is nice. Request a booth with a tv..better than the tables. Must try the French Dip (we held the... More

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South Bend, Indiana
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74 reviews 74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

This restaurant near Notre Dame has two sides. Family style dining (with a TV in every booth) on one side and a bar on the other. The breaded mushrooms are awesome and the hamburgers are really good as well. My favorite was the salted caramel martini though.

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Plainfield, Indiana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

I visited here while on a business trip recently. The bar appears to be a cheers like environment. The bartender was really friendly as were many of the regulars. They had great drink specials and was a great place to watch football. Will definitely come back!

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Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Recently we visited the University of Notre Dame. Since the football game was out of town, we wanted to find a place that televised the game and had great food. We were immediately attracted to the catchy name of Between the Buns. We called them up explaining we were from PA and wanted to be able to watch the game... More

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South Bend, IN
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54 reviews 54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

In our opinion, the food is average, the atmosphere poor, the prices average. Not our cup of tea. We don't understand its popularity.

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Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Stopped by because we were looking for a fun bar food atmosphere. The place delivered on the casual sports bar atmosphere. The food was just okay. The bun on buffalo chicken sandwich was a bit stale. Fries are a steak cut and good. Mini sliders were good and rood beer float was very good.

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