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Poe's Bros Cafeteria

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1260 S Old State Road 67, Mooresville, IN 46158-8243
+1 317-831-2462
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Brownsburg, Indiana
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Poe Brothers Cafeteria is a lovely local spot that serves home cooked meals just like Grandma use to make. The portions are of good size and the quality is excellent. The ladies that work the line and the dining area are very sweet and knowledgeable. We had the Beef Manhattan which was piled high with fresh cut beef. The green... More 

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Thank Lynn S
Martinsville, Indiana
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 13, 2017

We stopped by and enjoyed a home cooked type meal. Atmosphere average but food was good, not outstanding, but good for a cafeteria and wasn't as expensive as their competitor down the road.

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Thank Strawberi50
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2016

I have been going to Poe's for many years; back to when they were in Martinsville. Used to take my Grandmother there around Christmas. It was a family tradition for years. Although they have moved into the for former "Kelly's Restaurant" location near Mooresville; The food is still as it has always been...delicious. I'm sure I have probably tried everything... More 

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Thank sdstyer33
Bloomington, Indiana
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126 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Poe Brothers has been around for many years - serving comfort food & excellent, delicious desserts. It's just down the road from Gray Brothers & usually there isn't a long line. Perhaps fewer offerings, but price is reasonable,and staff is friendly. My serving of green beans was huge. Husband got the beef manhattan & it covered his plate. You won't... More 

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Thank Jeana K
Mooresville
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 19, 2016

Price is great and the food is delicious. The waiters are very friendly and refills are always there when you need them.

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Thank Geneva H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

The food is really good and place seemed pretty clean.... The kids love to go there even though it's not a big game room

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Thank Anna B
West Lafayette, Indiana
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2015

I have to share about Poe Brothers cafeteria; I have always tried to stop there if the route and time permits. Poe's on State Road 37 has been around for decades and offers all of the comfort food diner favorites: fried fish, ham steak, roast beef, plenty of good vegetable choices and excellent mashed potatoes (good for my vegetarian daughter,... More 

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1 Thank Eric F
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed November 3, 2014

The selections are so vast it is hard to pick. This is a hidden gem that deserves a great rating. From ham to fried chicken, mashed potatoes to rice, green beans to greens and apple pie to banana cream...you will not be disappointed!

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Thank Tina S
Chesterton, Indiana, United States
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156 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2014

Brings back memories, kind of like the old Howard Johnson Oasis. The staff was very friendly and responsive. The place has a nice atmosphere. Really felt warm and homelike, kind of like Grandma's house. The food was ok but good. Lot's of vegetable selections and choices and as it is a cafeteria service was fast. Unique dinning and you should... More 

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Thank Bucky732
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Went with a friend some criticisms on here are to harsh but somewhat valid. Food was fine, people were friendly. Other places are better but this place is less expensive. Value should be considered when eating out! I've paid three times as much at places that were brand new and not any better!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1260 S Old State Road 67, Mooresville, IN 46158-8243
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Mooresville
  • Phone Number: +1 317-831-2462
Description
Poe Brothers' Cafeteria & Catering is a family owned and operated business since 1954 located at the gateway of scenic southern Indiana just south of Mooresville. We take pride in serving up delicious home cooked meals, rolls, and desserts with Hoosier hospitality for dinning in (capacity 325 patrons), takeout, or catering. Here at Poe Brothers' Cafeteria we pride ourselves in having a family friendly atmosphere and all for under $10.00 per meal (meat, two sides, roll, & drink).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?