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The Story Inn Restaurant

6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
+1 812-988-2273
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My Mom and I came here on an excursion through the beautiful hills of Brown County, Indiana. The Story Inn is tucked away in the middle of the beautiful country, and it offers some gorgeous views just out the front door. We came for brunch,...More

Thank Aaron C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short drive from Brown County State Park, Story is a great destination for breakfast. Great food and service. Will not disappoint.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good was really great. The old general store turned restaurant is so wonderful. Waitress and staff were very friendly.

Thank PaulaR99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had just heard about the inn/restaurant while sitting at the Lake in Brown County. A couple from St. Louis mentioned how nice it was. After our outing/hike, we decided to go there. The restaurant was quaint with period pieces-well accented. Our server was excellent,...More

Thank Tomrich1952
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I cannot figure out what all the excitement is about! I had biscuits and gravy, consisted of very dry biscuits, gravy had little flavor, couldn’t taste any sausage. My husband had eggs, potatoes, bacon and was suppose to have been sourdough toast,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been visiting the Story Inn for 30 years. It has been 5 years since we last made the trip, and we wondered if it would be the same. In our opinion, it has only gotten better. The emphasis on farm...More

2  Thank jberner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It took us a while to get to this restaurant but we were looking forward to a nice quiet breakfast. When we walked in, not one greeted us. There was one table being served and the other table had finished their meal. We asked the...More

2  Thank masami f
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I've eaten at Story Inn many times over many years, brunch and dinner as well. So when a friend visited from out of town and our ladies were shopping in Nashville, I proposed that we have brunch there. I'm over the quaintness, the brick-a-brack, and...More

Thank bellerophon4
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing meal. Amazing place. I was so impressed with everything. Wonderful service and attention to detail. Spent some time outside walking around and having cocktails. Will be back for our next anniversary.

Thank Chas K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Out of the way but soooooo worth it. Excellent food in a historic setting. Get directions and make sure you visit this fine restaurant.

Thank BigMo52
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19 November 2016|
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Response from Denise V | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry.. no no dress code
Justine H
24 October 2016|
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Response from rolfseb | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure that the chef would be happy to accommodate your dietary needs. I'd mention it when you make reservations, so a variety of options could be offered.
15 September 2016|
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Response from Scuffy13 | Reviewed this property |
Brunch is 9-2:30 thru the week and 8-2:30 on Saturday and Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-988-2273
  • E-mail
160 year old village turned boutique bed & breakfast featuring unique overnight accommodations in the towns original cottages. The original general store is now the Story Inn Restaurant which serves brunch and dinner featuring seasonal New American cuisine, paired with an award winning wine list. The Story Still, located below the restaurant offers a full bar with a rotating Hoosier micro beer collection. Story offers several unique wedding and event venues, including a 100 year old barn, gardens, and old mill.
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