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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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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“filet” (19 reviews)
“lamb” (7 reviews)
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents and I stopped here on our way back home from a tour of southern Indiana. It took a long time to get to the restaurant from the main road, and I was skeptical at first when we arrived just by looking at the...More

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time visit to celebrate my birthday and Mother’s Day - was a success. The town is really quaint and it was a very scenic drive to get there. The food that we ordered was excellent however I thought it was a little over priced....More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast on a Saturday morning. A few other tables had guests. Waitress seemed to struggle a little getting us our coffee in a timely manner, but she was apologetic and it was really good coffee. Breakfast was served in a short time. Delicious...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is located inside the Story Inn circa 1851. Don't let the outside of the building fool you. The food served here in this romantic rustic location is truly wonderful. First class all the way without all the hoopla of other more chic type...More

Thank HOTROD37
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The brunch was delicious very comfortable atmosphere very historical great walking around looking around very beautiful place

Thank mlones
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner her during our weekend stay in Nashville. Only about a 20 minute drive from Nashville down some beautiful country roads. The service was attentive and the waitress was very helpful with dinner recommendations. I had the filet - which...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Good food. Much of it genuinely gourmet. Observed and heard political views, not sure if wait staff or owner. Recommend the burger, which was superior. Rustic decor is worth seeing. Shop next door had good items. Garden lovely. Enjoyed touring the place.

Thank Annette K
Reviewed 11 February 2018

the waitress took our order. after 30 minutes of waiting, with few people in the restaurant, our food did not arrive. 2 other customers came in. were seated. ordered. and within 10 minutes had their food. seeing that, we left. the waitress seemed nice enough...More

Thank TWrght
Reviewed 6 February 2018

I have not eaten here for years, but it was so memorable, i still remember. A look at the menu makes me want to carve time to return to Brown County this summer and put a visit high on my list. Well worth the out...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Rich with history and full of flavor! I had a delicious soup and a couple of perfectly cooked eggs with fruit. My mom and I loved breakfast at the Story Inn.

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19 November 2016|
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Response from gaylachristie | Reviewed this property |
No dress code.. very laid back..
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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