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Stookey's Restaurant

125 E Main St, Thorntown, IN 46071-1155
+1 765-436-7202
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (24 reviews)
“onion rings” (25 reviews)
“filet” (6 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
125 E Main St, Thorntown, IN 46071-1155
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great Restaurant with very good food. Specialities are catfish, vinegar coleslaw, and their lightly battered onion rings. We were in a group of 12 and they did not have a problem with our group. They were a little slow with getting our dinner checks to...More

Thank Hound4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a late dinner with my lady friend and had a wonderful dinner. We live in Lafayette about a 30 minute drive away. I ordered their 12oz ribeye and it was so good! I ordered it medium rare and it came exactly that way...More

Thank Norris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had incredible meals at this place, but its getting hard to remember when the last good one was. I won't be back, 1/2 my stake was uneatable, the shrimp was straight from the box, the onion rings come out in a massive under...More

Thank Jerry R
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We arrive there at 1:09 pm. We order 2- 2 pieces of catfish meals with small order onion rings and coleslaw and green beans. We didn't get our coleslaw or the onion rings till 1:38 pm. The couple came after 1:25 got there onion rings...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This one takes up about 3 former store fronts in the small downtown. Friends had suggested I have the cat fish and onion rings. Fortunately, my server steered me to the "small" order of onion rings which is not small at all. It's more than...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is the last catfish place west of Indianapolis,used to be 3 now only this one. I have been going to them for over 50 year, It is as good as it get,they also have great steaks.

Thank Keith V
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Food was fabulous and Tammy our server was excellent! The rest of the staff seemed friendly and welcoming! I would give 5 stars but prices were a little high, but for excellent service and food it's worth the price! Be ready to take home left...More

Thank Melissarotalsky
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious, best I've had in a while. Prime rib was perfectly cooked. Best onion rings ever!! However, I probably wouldn't have eaten if I had witnessed what I had from one of the wait staff after dinner was over. She threw the...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is a quaint little restaurant in a small town. The staff is very friendly and very quick service and the food was good, came out HOT which is a big plus. We had a party of 4 and 3 of us ordered the catfish...More

Thank Destinlover1
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This restaurant is an obvious favorite of the local population. Great food delivered with outstanding service. Priced right which added to the delightful meal.

Thank eric g
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Larry G
Have eaten there many times. When we go back to visit family & friends always eat there at least once.
27 July 2016|
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Larry G
Receipt for the Cole slaw
27 July 2016|
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Not sure what the question is. Sorry Larry G.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 E Main St, Thorntown, IN 46071-1155
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Thorntown
  • Phone Number: +1 765-436-7202
  • E-mail