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Sherman House - CLOSED

35 S Main St, Batesville, IN 47006-4899
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
8 Dec 2016
“German food out”
4 weeks ago
“Very Satisfying Dinner”
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American, German, Vegetarian Friendly
35 S Main St, Batesville, IN 47006-4899
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was completely renovated and I think they did a beautiful job. It still has the old world charm it used to have but some details have been updated which I think adds to the ambiance. Our party of 6 was very satisfied with...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

They serve a lot of good German food. Not that many German restaurants in this area anymore. Friendly staff. Reasonable prices

Thank Gadabout2010
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Owner Doug Bessler has just announced that he will not re-open The Sherman House after the two week shut down period as previously planned. Doug has been the owner for over 10 years and has decided to semi-retire and focus his efforts on his auto...More

Thank Brock_DuLac
Reviewed 8 January 2015

I was almost alone in the restaurant on a chilly evening, but staff were attentive. I ordered the special German combination meal, which was huge--schnitzel, rouladen, braised cabbage, sausage and more, plus the delicious deep-fried biscuits with apple butter AND a small salad bar. Needless...More

Thank SeeCanada
Reviewed 18 November 2014

Traveled about 30 miles to get away from the Franchise restaurants. The food was very good and plentiful. We visited on a Friday which featured live soft music. Very comfortable. I think some other reviews of smoke pertained to many years ago.

Thank thesarge60
Reviewed 16 November 2014

One of my daughters bought me a gift certificate to the Sherman House in Batesville, IN. When we arrived, we were greeted promptly and courteously, however it felt as if we had gone back in time. I don't think the decor has changed in the...More

1  Thank Russell B
Reviewed 10 November 2014

My husband had a meeting in Batesville, and some years ago we stayed at the Sherman House. I called and made reservations for him to stay two nights assuming the rooms were still nice. He said his room was terrible - had chipped paint and...More

1  Thank Darlene F
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

I have lived around Batesville all my life. The Sherman House has excellent food. The staff is excellent. I am positive you will enjoy eating the home cooked food.

Thank rapeetz
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We were searching for a German restaurant and found it here !! Starts with buffet salad bar, then assortment of sausages and then Apple Strudel. PERFECT !! Waitress could have been a little more enthusiastic since we were so happy on vacation.

Thank travellintheusa
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This is an old hotel and restaurant. The hotel is very interesting. They have much of the historical information available. They have a german restaurant on site that is good but a bit pricey for the location.

Thank Bunnsarelli
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06:30 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 S Main St, Batesville, IN 47006-4899
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Batesville
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Historic German Restaurant in Batesville, Indiana. Over 100 years old- you should have this listed !!!