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Whisky's Family Restaurant

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334 Front St, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1629
+1 812-537-4239
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“peanut slaw” (55 reviews)
“ribs” (67 reviews)
“meatloaf” (11 reviews)
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334 Front St, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1629
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11 - 20 of 204 reviews

Reviewed April 2, 2017

Nice little place in town. Plenty of parking. Staff very friendly. Food was great and a pretty good selection.

Thank Tim R
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

We had a problem with our steaks!!! Two ordered their steaks medium and they came out rare. I ordered well done but mine came out medium. The others sent their steak back and one came out a little better but not much and the other...More

2  Thank Paula D
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Quaint restaurant great food! I had garlic shrimp - they were large and fresh with mild seasoning accompanied by linguini - no real sauce on it just a little butter with some grated cheese - just enough- the ranch dressing was awesome - hubbie had...More

Thank ptnp02
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

My family stopped here on our way to visit the Creation Museum. We visited in the off season and the town was pretty dead. The restaurant had good reviews, but the parking lot was empty so we were hesitant. We are certainly glad we stopped....More

Thank richey76
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The food is very good, especially the peanut slaw. Last time there we had spaghetti and it was delicious.

Thank Judie C
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Best ribs ever. I like the peanut slaw otbis something different. It's a relaxing place and was well taken care of by the staff. Everyone was very pleasant

Thank Jean C
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Haven't been to this restaurant in a very long time but decided to give it a try. I now remember why we hadn't been back in such a long time. The parking is absolutely horrendous. Not because the restaurant is so busy but because the...More

1  Thank J B
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

The food here, especially the peanut slaw is generally fine but not outstanding. The atmosphere is nice (the restaurant is in 2 old houses that have been connected). Sometimes the service is slow but the servers are always pleasant. They are very busy on Friday...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed February 12, 2017

This was a nice place for a stop through town. The atmosphere was very homey and the service was very good. My husband had a 1/2 club and soup. The sandwich had lots of meat. I decided I had to try the peanut slaw. It...More

Thank tanda367
Reviewed February 6, 2017

My wife and I had an enjoyable lunch at WFR today. Upon entering, you immediately notice they keep the lighting very dim....very romantic and intriguing to me. We were seated immediately in one of the dining rooms, but next visit we will ask to sit...More

Thank R B
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Robert w
Do you have to make reservations to eat here
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Michelle C | Reviewed this property |
We did not have reservations and were seated almost immediately on a Friday evening, right after work, so around 5:30.
Can you purchase gift cards over the phone and have them mailed to you?
October 25, 2016|
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Response from Marlene152 | Reviewed this property |
I am uncertain as to whether you can, but based on the volume of business, I would bet yes. A simple phone call will answer your question though.
Does Dale Earnhart Jr. Own this?
August 11, 2016|
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Response from cmeyer634 | Reviewed this property |
chamber of commerce website says says Jim Schweir is the owner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 Front St, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025-1629
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Lawrenceburg
  • Phone Number: +1 812-537-4239
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