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Hardy's Cafe

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48 S Main St, Scottsburg, IN 47170-1839
+1 812-752-9234
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Staff very friendly and felt homey. Burgers were excellent!! Great prices too. One side bar and one side family. Even won a bear out of the claw machine!

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Warner Robins, GA
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235 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

This cafe on the square is tring to hold on to a dying downtown--sad to see. With a bar on one side plus a few tables for eating and another room for dining, it was probably a busy place in the past. The waitress/bar tender knew the other custtomer and even went outside when she saw someone pull up to... More 

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South Carolina
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72 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

We came here for lunch after visiting some of the shops. We arrived at 11:45 and worried it may be busy with a lunch crowd. Well, it wasn't. There were a few people at the bar but no other customers. Our party ordered sandwiches, salads and 1 daily special. We received our food 1 hour and 10 minutes later. Our... More 

Thank Ginny C
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

Hardy's Café provides a great old style restaurant, that brings the local flavor of Scottsburg to the patrons. The service is good and the food and prices are excellent. I will definitely visit again

Indianapolis, Indiana
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74 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016

I visit small towns all across Indiana to photograph the town squares at dusk, and usually try to eat at one of the local establishments to get the whole 'local' feel. I did not expect Hardy's Cafe (also a bar next door) to be open since I was in town on a Sunday evening after 8pm, but Hardy's was open.... More 

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Waterloo, Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

People certainly don't go here to find exceptional food, but it wasn't bad. We were satisfied with our breakfast but it wasn't out of this world. It is what it is, small town restaurant and bar that was just OK. Our service was good and it got us going for the day. Could be better but Hardy's is not bad.

Thank terrsall
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a restaurant that was not a chain in Scottsdale, and this was the only one I could find that fit the bill. The offerings were uninspired, your usual pub fare. Burgers, pizza.. I ordered grilled chicken and a potato,healthiest thing I could find on the menu. Salad was iceberg lettuce with cheese. Chicken was actually pretty... More 

Thank ChicaWi
Indianapolis, Indiana
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173 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2015

I had dinner here one night. I opted to go with something that couldn't be messed up, like a burger and fries. I'm glad I made that choice. The mushroom burger was actually pretty good, and the fries were hot. I also had the coleslaw which was not too bad. The food was OK, but the service really was poor.... More 

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Iowa, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a local alternative to fast food chains while travelling on I-65. Hardy's Home Place was recommended to us by the gas station. It is located on the main town square behind the courthouse (southwest side of square). If you have time in your travels, I recommend this stop, if nothing else you can stretch your legs.... More 

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Dunnellon, Florida, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I both looked at each other when we walked in the door and thought we should leave and after we ate there we knew we were right with our first impression. We ordered the spicy chicken sandwich which was nothing more than a frozen chicken patty with a piece of ham and melted cheese over it on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 S Main St, Scottsburg, IN 47170-1839
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Scottsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 812-752-9234

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