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Bruen's Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


American, Diner
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

After reading the reviews on here before our trip to Natural Bridge, we decided to give this small non-chain restaurant a chance. The food was okay, at best. The gravy was packaged powdered gravy, the biscuits were frozen? The staff was not friendly at all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank momof2girls08
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Our group of 6 stopped here after spending two days camping in area. Awesome folks working here and the breakfast was amazing! Prices were cheap and the food quality was great. It was a nice little place many people may consider a dive. But we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

A group of us ate here after church. The food was heated up in a microwave. Had hot chicken sandwiches. They were good. Just didn’t care for smokers in adjoining room.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank elainec461
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

5 Star’s for the food. 1 Star for the outside of the building. 2.5 Star’s for the inside. 3 Star’s for the service. My opinion. I go allot of places and this is the worst building I’ve ever seen a restaurant in. And it’s a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank workharddieproud
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The food was good and the waitress was nice.The strawberry shortcake was really good,next time I might get 2 lol

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Connie B
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Wow. A lot of food for the price. Very good food and very friendly staff. Would recommend to others small place but big on taste. Home style food

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank kentucky_travelor
Reviewed April 5, 2018

A small and basic restaurant that has been open for decades, nothing more than simple tables and chairs in an old building. It was packed when we went, locals flock to the place but there was some spillover from the nearby campgrounds. Serves traditional southern...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank wagnekk
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I stopped in for dinner. All enjoyed their meal. The cole slaw, potato salad and chicken were great. Not a fan of the green beans; they were not fresh veggies. However the service was good and the staff friendly. I would recommend...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank charisma2015
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Bruens has been in Stanton for decades and has never strayed away from what makes them what they are today. Good home cooked food and that good feeling of a small town social setting. They have fresh pies made daily and just this year the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank loganb124
Reviewed October 22, 2017

The food wasn't that great. Waitress not very friendly & messed up the order and the bill. Wouldn't go back

Date of visit: August 2017
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