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Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens

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24460 Adams Rd, South Bend, IN 46628-9678
15742729220
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

food was ok, nothing spectacular. for spending $160.00 not counting tip it was a rip off. would never return

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Thank Gus F
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

We are sorry you were disappointed in your experience with us. We are in the process of posting our menus & pricing online to better inform our guests as to our offerings. We invite you to let us know anything specific we could have done better by emailing us at info@carriagehousediningroomandgardens.com. We hope you'll consider giving us another chance. More 

Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came for our anniversary and enjoyed a romantic dinner with the best gourmet meal! Service was outstanding. Setting was beautiful and meal was fantastic! Highly recommend!!!

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Thank Greatfeets
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for letting us know you had a delightful experience. That is always our goal! Happy anniversary- we wish you many more! More 

South Bend, Indiana
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Husband and son decided we should have dinner in the garden for my 64th birthday. It was special just to spend time with "the boys" with some great food. From the signature pate to the delicious lemon meringue dessert complete with cappuccino it was perfect! It is hard not to enjoy the beauty of the building and the grounds.

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Thank Carla M
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We love having families gather here for special occasions and are honored you chose to spend your birthday with us. Cheers! More 

Niles, Michigan
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29 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food - the cuisine is fabulous. The prices are high so be prepared. Light dinner for two with drinks is around $150. The gardens are beautiful - drinks are delicious. Not for a conservative budget - but excellent for a special night or for those with a bit extra to spend.

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Thank Denise_GoIrish
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for letting us know about your experience. We are happy to hear you enjoyed the garden and your drinks! We are in the process of posting our alfresco and main dining room menu online; we hope that will better inform our clientele as to our offerings and prices. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely love Carriage House. We arrived early, sat in the lounge while our take was prepared. The staff is so wonderful and accommodating. Even though they have awards this is not a stuffy atmosphere. It's in an old church, the decor is very nice, the change seasonally. Our food was wonderful, I had the NY strip, my husband had... More 

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Thank Jennifer B
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

We are happy to hear you had a wonderful experience! We take special pride in our all-natural, center barrel cut beef. And thank you for mentioning Mitch's service- we have passed on your kind remarks. More 

South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived on time. An early 6:00 seating. And though our reservation and table were not ready, the hostess directed us into the small bar for a complimentary cocktail. There should not be an 18 year old single malt staring at me when the term complimentary is used. The staff was quite attentive, almost to a fault. Our server was... More 

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Mishawaka, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Very pleasant dining experience. The ambiance was nice. The food was prepared beautifully. My critique would be that I was expecting more French influence in the dishes and would have liked to be able to see the menu online.

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Thank Darren A
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed your meal with us! We are in the process of posting our menus online. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you back again. More 

Granger, Indiana
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Called for the third time to make a dinner reservation. First two times on different days but during posted "open" time. Got a live person last night who told us she "didn't have the reservation book" and we would receive a call from the owners to book the reservation. We're 30 year clients. Carriage House, strike three you're out!

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Thank Barb H
KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize for your difficulty in getting through to us and understand your frustration. We have modified our reservation process and can assure you that problem won’t happen again. We hope to have another chance to serve you. More 

Saint Joseph, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

This intimate space is very pretty, quiet, and elegant without a hint of stuffiness. Our server Carmen was wonderful, and very efficient with her team of assistants. We waited for nothing, each amazing course arrived as it should, with the appropriate amount of time in between. And the food itself, off-the-charts! The chef puts his unique spin on classic French... More 

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KCA71, Guest Services & Public Relations at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience! We are proud of our team of chefs and servers and delighted to hear you enjoyed your meal and service. We hope to see you back soon! More 

Saint Joseph, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

This place is expensive but delicious. If you are celebrating a special occasion this is a great place to go. The service is outstanding...your water glass is always full and your napkin is refolded if you use the restroom! The food is always up to par. The filet mignon is my favorite. The only reason I gave it a 4... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $50
Cuisine
French, American, European, International
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24460 Adams Rd, South Bend, IN 46628-9678
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: 15742729220
Description
Indiana's most nationally recognized restaurant - 28 years AAA Chicago Four Diamond and 30 years Wine Spectator "Award of Excellence". Formal Main Dining housed within historical 1851 building featuring the freshest farm-to-table foods and extensive fine wine list. Michiana's premier outdoor fine-dining facility, ALFRESCO FINE DINING & GARDENS, featuring French WoodFire oven, patio seating adjacent to outdoor stage exhibiting local musicians every weekend during summer. Two Excellent Venues - One Superb Restaurant!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?