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Schwartz Family Restaurant

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6738 W Governors Trce, Eckerty, IN 47116-9328
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Bolton, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Way out in the country we were delighted to find a restaurant of this quality. Nothing fancy - basic home cooking. Broccoli casserole with crushed Ritz crackers on top. Chicken, salisbury steak, roast pork. The only lettuce was iceburg, and the mashed potatoes were instant. The fresh tomatoes and blackberries from their gardens were the highlights of the meal.

1 Thank Lindaqvx195
Terre Haute, Indiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here after a recommendation from Bob at White Oaks Cabins -- great food, a really good value and the play land was a huge hit with the kids. The fired chicken still makes my mouth water ;)

Thank beckyiccs
Nashville, Tennessee
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

I always prefer to avoid chain restaurants when we travel but, with teenage boys, sometimes it's a hard sell. This was no exception. It was 11:00 and they wanted breakfast; I just wanted something to eat! The buffet was extensive but it was lunch time. They weren't very busy yet so I asked if there was a chance they could... More 

Thank Momanem
Evansville, Indiana
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72 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

The Schwartz family runs the resturant, not a corporate chain. All of the food is like what your grandma would cook. Puts Amish resturants to shame. Service is great and food is even better.

Thank Scott W
Independence, Missouri
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54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

as I watched the billboard go by on Interstate 64 I thought finally I will find a good place to eat. I walked in to find it as a cafeteria style restaurant. I almost left. Not my favorite style of eating. I figured I would give it a try as I was very hungry. I got the all you can... More 

Thank Stharp48
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71 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Schwartz Amish Restaurant is a true find. I normally don't like buffet style but this is worth it. Food all home style organic Amish. We splurged for $10.99 all you can eat. Nothing disappointed. Cute little playground for kids. Not far from I64 on our way to French Lick

Thank Gonevandy
Miamisburg, Ohio, United States
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We are from Ohio and stopped in here after going on a train ride in French Lick IN. It is buffet style....but everything is homemade and delicious. I can't believe it is run by a family who had 12 kids. You must experience it yourself.

Thank Diana H
Evansville, Indiana
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80 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Really good food,wide variety.Pot roast was really tender.Fried chicken was good.Lasagna good but needed more sauce.Mashed potatoes very creamy.Nice little salad bar and large selection of sides.Lots of desserts, with ice cream.Very nice and clean.Would definitely stop again if in the area.

Thank 37093Debra1111
Huntingburg, IN
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188 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Depends on how good of a cook your Mom was. If she was a good cook then you'll find her food at Schwartz Family Restaurant. The sour cream mashed potatoes are to die for as is the brocoli casserole. This is family food complete with homemade pies. If you catch it on music night you can set a spell and... More 

Thank lynk11
Mitchell, Indiana
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109 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

If you are heading south from French Lick, skip all the franchises and stop in at Swartz. It's pretty good, family style, cafeteria style with an "all you can eat" option. It is SUPER clean and very good, courteous service. Did I mention the all you can eat INCLUDES all the pie choices and about a dozen hard ice cream... More 

Thank Jack R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6738 W Governors Trce, Eckerty, IN 47116-9328
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Eckerty
  • Phone Number: 812-338-9000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?