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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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Sun 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Connersville, United States
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

First time visit to this restaurant and we were not disappointed! Our server Deborah was so friendly & nice, a great server. Breakfast was delicious. Can't wait to go back & try their lunch buffet, broasted chicken on buffet as well as other meats. Highly recommend!

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Thank Doris K E
St. Louis MO
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

When we are near Greenfield at mealtime we leave I70 and drive past one mile of chain restaurants to. get to Jim Dandy. Really it's for the love of a great genuine hamburge. We never try anything but the burger because we are fanatics for a classic burger, and a burger this good is so hard to pass up, though... More 

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Flint, mi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 520 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I saw this place and thought it would be similar to a Big Boy restaurant. The place has a similar menu and interior decoration but the food, sadly, was worse. I ordered a couple of items form the menu. I ordered the "famous" tenderloin (mini) and a Jim Dandy Junior burger. Both were just average... nothing special. The kicker was... More 

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Greenfield, Indiana
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Unless they have changed cooks, this restaurant need a lot of help. Buffet would be ok but food dried out and salads set too long. I may return just to see if there is any improvement.

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Greenfield, Indiana
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

They have a great salad and buffet bar. Very family & senior friendly, Cheap eating for the entire family

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Thank Tim-Pam61
Shepherdstown, West Virginia, United States
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

I lived in Greenfield for about 18 months and this was one of my favorites. The broasted chicken is one of the best chicken dishes I ever had and I still get cravings. The sugar cream pie is simply delicious. The buffet offers a real bargain and was a favorite with me and several of my coworkers. Much better than... More 

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Thank Pamela S
Greenfield, Indiana
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28 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

my wife and I stopped for a late breakfast, ordering over easy eggs, sausage for me bacon for her with toast and coffee. Just a simple meal, good service, otherwise average

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Thank victor s
Greenfield, Indiana, United States
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Traditional small town sit down restaurant. Good salad bar, the usual American food menu, I like the breaded tenderloin platter. Clean, nothing fancy, friendly waitress.

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Thank Rob Y
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

Average fair. Wouldn't go out of my way to stop in to eat, but wouldn't avoid either. Only writing more due to required 100 characters by trip advisor. Let's see if this let's me submit the review.

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Thank Hiram T
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We stopped here on our way home, Chattanooga, Tn, from Indianapolis, IN. I had the salad bar and the vegetable soup. The soup was home made and very good...I had two bowls of it. There were lots of topping for the salad. Our service was also very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 W McKenzie Rd, Greenfield, IN 46140-3028
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Greenfield
  • Phone Number: 317-462-2800

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?