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Breitbach's Family Dining

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Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
“pie” (22 reviews)
“cod” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were 4 couples, that were from four different towns, that met at Breitbach's for dinner Friday night. The restaurant is fairly new and very well done. It was very well decorated in beautiful fall color, very warm and homey. We went to the bar...More

Thank patcherry4117
Reviewed November 10, 2017

This is the oldest restaurant in Iowa and well worth the trip to experience it. Very popular, so plan your time accordingly.

Thank MacPike
Reviewed November 1, 2017

My wife where staying in Dubuque drove up here for sunday breakfast about a 30 min ( very scenic ) drive . we had the buffet everything was really good if you are a light eater like my wife it's a bit pricy. Me on...More

Thank jh2oskis
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Grandma has been gone now for many years. I didn't think I would get to taste her brown gravy again, but Breitbach's nailed it! Suburbs, friendly service and some of the best home cooked food I've tasted. If you are anywhere in the vicinity, you...More

Thank 3catsmom
Reviewed October 5, 2017

We were visiting with friends near Spring Green, Wisconsin, and wanted to take a day trip along the Mississippi River and decided to go to Breitbach's Family Dining on the Iowa side of the Mississippi. We went through Prairie Du Chein and crossed the river....More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed October 4, 2017

We stopped for lunch and this place is amazing! The barn type looking building is in a rural setting and the inside décor is homey and antique looking. The food is delicious! We chose the buffet that had several meat dishes, salads, soup, rolls, etc!...More

Thank Karen V
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Always stop here if we are near HWY 52 or Dubuque. Family style buffet $14.95, Fried Chicken, Beef, Ham, Fried Shrimp and all the fixins.Owner and Staff are Very friendly.Also regular menu to choose from including homemade Pie!No Pie on Sunday! Full Bar in another...More

Thank WeAreGoneAgain
Reviewed September 24, 2017

The best fried chicken I have had in my entire life!!!! This is worth the out of the way drive I guarantee it! The buffet selection is unbeatable!

Thank kv1361
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Kept hearing about how fantastic this place is so on a day trip we decided to stop in. It's small, loud, and just average food. Service was great and after being there I found out it's all about the pie....Looks like I need to take...More

Thank Tara-and-Patrick
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful old, updated establishment with a cozy great fireplace. With wonderful comfort food. We have had the buffet every time, but they offer menu eating also.

Thank Melodi H
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May 3, 2017|
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Response from cindyoberfoell | Reviewed this property |
I would not think they'd be any different then normal menu prices. $8.99 - $14.99 depending on your appetite. They might have a Special Mother's Day Buffet set out. That's usually 1 price with multiple stops up to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sherrill
  • Phone Number: 563-552-2220
  • E-mail
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