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Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens

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24460 Adams Rd, South Bend, IN 46628-9678
+1 574-272-9220
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10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our Favorite Place! We love celebrating all our special occasions at Carriage House. The food is amazing, the staff is fabulous, and the owners are always so pleasant to talk with.

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Thank Ginny H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for six with our adult children at The Carriage House was wonderful. We sat in beautiful room with a fireplace and enjoyed a leisurely dinner starting with crafted cocktails and lobster tail starters. Asparagus soup, risotto, scallops... It was all so delicious! The evening was made more perfect by the service meeting all our needs immediately but unobtrusively allowing... More 

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Thank Susan W
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Had been there before and been very happy. This visit the what I am told are the owners where having an heated argument in the bar. It kind of killed the mood. It moved in to the back where I assume the kitchen is and seem to get worse we heard a lot of yelling. The staff seemed embarrassed but... More 

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2 Thank Michael B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

New Ownership. Not as polished as the Cotes but dedicated and eager. Food was good. Service was slow to start but improved after the appetizer.

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Thank Louis F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

I went here for my anniversary and the service was above and beyond. Not only was the service absolutely perfect, but the food was just as good. I had the filet and my husband had the Duck. The presentation on the food is magical. I have never tasted a filet so delicious anywhere else I've ever been and I've traveled... More 

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Thank OctoberOverkill
KCA71, Public Relations Manager at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

We are honored you chose to celebrate your anniversary with us and thrilled that you had a great experience! We are sharing your kind words with Chef Michael and his team. We hope to see you back again soon! More 

Riverview, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Celebrated our anniversary with dinner at the Carriage House. From arrival the experience was delightful. The service was fantastic, the food delicious, and the evening perfect. The owner was on hand to introduce himself, make sure we were comfortable and pleased throughout the meal and to give us his knowledge on the courses and drinks available. The grounds were magical... More 

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Thank Tamara P
KCA71, Public Relations Manager at Carriage House Dining Room & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are happy to hear you had a lovely evening with us! We hope to see you back again soon! More 

Vandalia, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, but did not understand from the menu that our beef Wellington was actually a gourmet burger. While delicious and rich, the cost was much higher than I would normally expect for a burger and fries.

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South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

the outdoor setting of the restaurant was very nice-they had a jazz trio playing the night we were there the food was very good my only suggestion would be to have a little more extensive menu for the outdoor section

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Granger, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful gardens, perfect night to enjoy them, excellent food and service. Hope to revisit before end of outdoor dining season.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 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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1 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24460 Adams Rd, South Bend, IN 46628-9678
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-272-9220
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 a wood fire 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 have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?